A Lesson in Debauchery Part 1

A Lesson in Debauchery Masquerade! Hidden faces on display, oh Masquerade! Hide ones face and the world shall never discover your secrets! Finely hand-crafted and high-quality Venetian Masquerade masks are an example of magnificent and breathtaking works of art. With their array of bright colours, adornment of feathers, crystals and other luxurious materials these beauties [...]

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Mardi Gras mask making tips for the beginner Mardi Gras mask making tips for the beginner

The typical rule of thumb for first time mask makers is be prepared that your masquerade mask may end up not looking anything like you initially intended, but avoid the typical mistake of believing that simply because it fails to look as you intended that it fails to appear to others as looking great. Everyone [...]

Mysterious Masks of Venice Masquerade
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Mysterious Masks of Venice Masquerade

Beautiful and Mysterious Masks of Venece Masquerade Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

Phantom of the Opera Masquerade scene
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Phantom of the Opera Masquerade scene

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Where you may want to wear a Masquerade mask
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Where you may want to wear a Masquerade mask

If you are planning to purchase a masquerade mask then you’ll also be glad to know that you are also making a small investment. No doubt, you’ll want to wear it as soon as you can instead of putting it away never to be worn ever again. Now some of you will be wondering what [...]

What types of Masquerade masks can one make or buy?
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What types of Masquerade masks can one make or buy?

There are a number of various types of masquerade masks, created out of a variety of materials you can choose from paper mache, leather, ceramic and plastic based. They also come in full face, half face, full head on a stick and variations of each. Here is a really basic breakdown of the various types [...]

What is a Venetian Masquerade mask?
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What is a Venetian Masquerade mask?

The mystique of the masquerade ball is really a timeless tradition that dates back through the middle class in the 15th and 16th centuries. Quite often ceremonial gathering such as pageants, weddings or other events run by the ruling class of the time had been the occasions where Venetian masquerade masks covered the faces of [...]

A Buyers guide to Venetian Masquerade Masks A Buyers guide to Venetian Masquerade Masks

Venetian masks are an extremely old tradition of Venice, Italy. Carnival of Venice or alternatively Carnevale is a very popular event where you are able to find numerous people wearing these masquerade masks. There are a number of other occasions where these kinds of masks have been utilized as well to generally conceal a person’s [...]

A Guide to Masquerade Mask Making
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A Guide to Masquerade Mask Making

If you’ve the desire to create your own personal masquerade masks, then it is necessary for you to obtain certain basic materials. Some of the materials are important and are specific to mask making while others are just required as part of any crafty like project. The primary materials you will need are as follows: [...]

Differences between Masquerade Ball masks vs Mardi Gras masks
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Differences between Masquerade Ball masks vs Mardi Gras masks

Masquerade ball masks have an extremely interesting history. Masquerade balls began in the 1500’s when royalty decided to celebrate unique or special events such as births, weddings or the like. Initially, they did not even wear costumes, only the masquerade masks, but after a period of time costumes became an important component of the masquerade [...]

Masquerade masks are not just for Mardi Gras parties any more Masquerade masks are not just for Mardi Gras parties any more

Masquerade masks aren’t just for Mardi Gras parties any more. Any themes celebration could be turned into an exciting occasion using the addition of Masquerade masks. The use of the masquerade mask is believed to have begun in the early 1700’s in Italy, particularly in Venice, where the nobility of the day could hide behind [...]