Celebrating Black History Month

Our costume for Queen Nzinga

Our costume for Queen Nzinga

Black History Month is an important season here in the costume world, with lots of school activities, living history demonstrations, and even some fancy-dress galas. Historical costuming is a wonderful way to learn and celebrate history, and we’re always thrilled to help out with DIY costume ideas and resources. If you’re still in need of an outfit, here’s a list of all our costumes connected to Africa and the African diaspora:

The History of Africa

The African Diaspora

Goddesses
  • Asase Yaa – Asante earth goddess
  • Isis – Egyptian goddess of…everything
  • Lasiren – Haitian sea goddess connected to the African Mami Wata


Our costume for Madam Walker

Our costume for Madam Walker

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