Whether you are going to a fancy-dress party or a mask ball, there is nothing like our facny dress masks to instantly transform you into a mysterious stranger straight out from the streets of Venice during the Carnival. Choose from our glamourous sequined eyemasks, lorniette or feathered eyemasks and dominoes in luscous colours and embelishments.
Interesting facts about masks:
The name of the domino mask comes from the ecclesiastical saying "Benedicamus Domino" (“let us praise the Lord”) which was used by monks as a greeting.
The domino mask used to be favoured by women who used it to conceal their identities.
Masks were not exclusively used for carnivals. They were very popular during the fortnight of the Ascension, official banquets and major celebrations.
Other interesting uses include: protecting gamblers from giving away indiscrete looks, avoiding creditors or by noblemen begging on street corners who wished to remain unonymous.
There is something for everyone in our large sellection of masks including classical choices such as: Feathered fancy eye masks, Lorniette eye masks in gold or silver, Sequined eye masks , Mardi Gras and Feather masks, as well as different characters: Frankenstein masks, the Mummy masks, Count Dracula or Cyberman.