Draw Inspiration to Create a Cleopatra Costume This Halloween

By: Alexandra Serrano - Published: Oct 25, 2012
This Hallow’s eve, draw inspiration from a famous historical dynasty to create a stunning Cleopatra costume.

Exotic, powerful and beautiful are all characteristics that define the last great pharaoh of Egypt. The allure of her reign and personal prowess remain themes throughout the fashion industry, inspiring editorials, jewelry and garment creations that mimic the ruler’s longstanding appeal.

Create a sultry Cleopatra costume as an ode to the powerful woman that remains an iconic figure in history. Utilize modernistic editorials to find ways that update the look of power to suit your exotic sensibilities. Channel Cleopatra by recreating her iconic hairstyle and historic makeup to make the look your own. Challenge the Elizabeth Taylor portrayal of the ancient ruler with your own Cleopatra costume this Halloween.