Greek Goddess Costumes: Learn more about your Greek Goddess costume!

Greek Goddess costumes are perfect for Greek mythology enthusiasts, but also for anyone looking for a costume embodying strength, beauty, grace, and power. Here are some ideas for inspiration for your Greek Goddess costume! We’ll take a look at different goddesses and learn more about their legends, and why they might be a good inspiration… Read More Greek Goddess Costumes: Learn more about your Greek Goddess costume!

Voodoo Costumes: Would you like a witch doctor costume?

Before you get your very own Voodoo costumes, you might like to know a bit more about Voodoo. That’s what I’m here for! Our views of Voodoo are very influenced by popular culture, movies, songs, shows, and sadly, historical racism and discrimination. The kind of voodoo magic you often see featured in movies, with witch… Read More Voodoo Costumes: Would you like a witch doctor costume?

Get Your Superhero Costume: 10 Reasons Why We Can’t Wait for Incredibles 2

Incredibles 2 is coming out June 15–that’s tomorrow! Elastigirl will be front and center in this new movie, and here at Oya Costumes, we can’t wait to see it. 14 years is a long time to wait for a sequel–plus, a new Incredibles movie means an excuse to wear your favorite superhero costume. If you’re… Read More Get Your Superhero Costume: 10 Reasons Why We Can’t Wait for Incredibles 2

Top 10 Reasons You Should Wear a Han Solo Costume

  On May 25, the new movie Solo: A Star Wars Story came out, and despite disappointing numbers at the box office, received rather positive reviews. Starring stars like Game of Thrones’ Emilia Clarke as Qi’Ra, Solo’s love interest, Paul Bettany (Vision from the Avengers), Woody Harrelson (whom you may remember as Haymitch from Hunger… Read More Top 10 Reasons You Should Wear a Han Solo Costume

Everything You Should Know About Dinosaur Costumes

  We’ve all seen the videos and photos of people in T-Rex Costumes:  Inflatable T-Rexes dancing ballet, T-Rexes at bridal photoshoots, T-Rexes in obstacle courses, at the library… It’s hard to say who came up with the idea of playing pranks in a giant inflatable T-Rex costume first, but, last year, these inflatable dinosaur costumes… Read More Everything You Should Know About Dinosaur Costumes

Fashion and controversy: Religious Costumes at the Met Gala 2018

The 2018 Met Gala: Religious costumes at a fundraising event Each year, fashion enthusiasts look forward to the Met Gala or Met Ball held by the Metropolitan Museum of Arts’s Fashion Institute. This invitation-only fundraising event also marks the beginning of the Institute’s fashion exhibit. Celebrities such as Rihanna, Blake Lively, Madonna, Katy Perry, etc.… Read More Fashion and controversy: Religious Costumes at the Met Gala 2018

Men Pirate Costumes – Pirates of the Caribbean: All Aboard!

Do you find yourself humming along when you hear the famous Pirates of the Caribbean theme? If you are excited as we were to see Jack Sparrow and Barbossa return to the big screen in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man Tells No Tales, you’ll love our selection of Pirate costumes! Find a Captain Jack Sparrow Pirate… Read More Men Pirate Costumes – Pirates of the Caribbean: All Aboard!