ELVIRA - MISTRESS
OF THE DARK
As one of the most popular costumes of all time, Elvira's
sexy gown, beehive wig, alluring makeup
and dark accessories are a perfect choice for a sexy Halloween costume. Here
are our suggestions for becoming "Elvira, the Mistress of the Dark"
The Elvira Signature Gown
Elvira's gown was custom made for her
and cost thousands of dollars! Fortunately,
there's a Halloween costumes available that looks great
and won't cost you as much as a car.
The officially licensed Elvira®
Mistress of the Dark™ deluxe costume is
our first choice for
the best Mistress of the Dark gown, manufactured by Elusive Concepts. This
sexy form-fitting costume set includes Elvira's trademark
black gown with plunging neckline, a zipper in the back and
her signature belt
with dagger. It is also machine washable.
This costume is available in
three adult sizes: small, medium and large. Just add sheer black hose and black high-heel shoes.
Elvira costume gown,
wig and other costume accessories are
available at your local costume store.
Putting the Boob Back in the
That's what Elvira said in her movie, "Elvira's Movie
If you don't have breasts as large as the real Mistress of
the Dark, but want them to temporarily appear a little
bigger while in your Elvira costume, there's a quick and
easy way to do it using a "push up" bra.
These bras are specially
designed to push your breasts up and move them a little bit
together to create more cleavage by using built in padding,
usually with either foam or gel. Wonderbra is probably the
best known brand for push-up bras.
Blood Red Lipstick
The number one make-up essential for the gal who wants her lips to say, "Watch it dude... I
Midnight Black Nail Polish
Black is a girl's best friend and what could be more attractive than pitch-black
fingernails? Unless, of course, they got that way because you're an amateur mechanic on
So many things about Elvira are
unmistakable traits of the Mistress of the Dark, her sexy
gown, the goth-style exotic makeup, devil-may-care attitude, and last but
certainly not least, her big hair. A modified version of the beehive,
this hairstyle was quite popular during the sixties, and was
so named because it resembled a beehive.
Use on your hair or carry with you as a weapon.
I use at least a can a day, so go for the cheap junk. "Hard Hair", "Sticky
Stuff" or even rubber cement will do the job.
As you know, eye-liner is my life. You
can never be too rich, too thin or wear too much eye-liner. And don't forget that other
essential, mascara!! It's got to be black, black, black!
There you go, ladies, if you just stick to my look,
you'll be the hit of the party! All the men will love you and the women will be green with
envy! And don't forget your one-liners,
sexual innuendo and that great Elvira attitude!
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