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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Why Masquerade masks and parties are all the rage these days
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Why Masquerade masks and parties are all the rage these days

A Brief History Putting on masks and attending masquerade balls is all of the rage nowadays. There’s a lengthy history of putting on masks and it maybe fascinating for you to know exactly how it all began. I hope to provide you with sufficient background info in this write-up ensuring that you’ll understand what started [...]

What are the different kinds of Masquerade masks?
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What are the different kinds of Masquerade masks?

There are a lot of different kinds of masks and new ones being produced every single day, but there are masks that are true works of art that live on forever and really make a party a real masquerade. There are basically three types of masks: Plastic based, Paper Mache and Venetian fabric masks. Masquerade [...]

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 [...]

Why we love to hide behind the Masquerade mask
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Why we love to hide behind the Masquerade mask

For hundreds of years no matter what their social status, whether they were rich or poor, gorgeous or plain, black or white, female or male, party goers have been artfully producing and wearing masks for the masquerade ball. Did you actually ever wonder what the big attraction was with the big question being why do [...]

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 [...]

Masquerade Party in California
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Masquerade Party in California

Masquerade party California style.What to wear to a masquerade party? Showing the latest in venetian mask and designer mask fashion designed by Claudia Hapeman in California, USA. Venetian Masks, Masquerade Masks, mask Parties, Haloween Masks, Eyes Wide Shut Masks, Masks in USA, Masquerade, what to wear at a masquerade party from SoCal Design Company at [...]

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 [...]