Christine Daae Halloween costumes can be purchased from the Cosplay Sky website. This costume consists of a dress that imitates the dress worn by Daae in "The Phantom of the Opera." More »

The traditions of modern Halloween -- costumes, ghosts, trick-or-treat -- come from a number of ancient civilizations. According to the History website, most experts believe that this spooky holiday stems from the Celtic... More »

Candy is traditionally given out on Halloween to children who dress up in costumes and go door-to-door asking for candy in a custom known as trick-or-treating. It is increasingly common for children to trick-or-treat in ... More »

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Examples of seductive Halloween costumes for women include a sexy pirate, bad wolf, sailor and the Queen of Hearts from "Alice in Wonderland." Additional ideas are a Princess Leia slave costume, a sexy Dorothy from "The ... More »