The Ancient World lives on in word, song, stage - and Candy Apple Costumes' impressive-looking garb. Go back to the turn of the millennium with Greek & Roman costumes, Egyptian costumes, biblical costumes and Arabian costumes that are designed and crafted to the highest standards. We even have cave man costumes that are so easy to look good in, a…well, you know. Walk above the pyramids in an Egyptian Gods costume or plus size Egyptian Goddess costume. A sexy Roman costume makes sure no eyes are on the Senator beside you. And our Arabian section can turn you into anyone from Moses to a sultan.
You don't need to know the difference between a toga and a tunic to look good this Halloween. (For the record, a toga is a loose-fitting swath of cloth, while a tunic is more form-fit.) With our costumes, you'll have as good a time as the fans at the Roman Coliseum. Have we mentioned the Armor & Accessories section has everything you need to design a Greek warrior costume or transform into a Roman Centurion? It's enough to make you say you are Spartacus - or Caesar, Hercules, Noah, Zeus and any other costume you may choose from our big selection.
Costume Ideas From the Ancient World
Is there anything more versatile than a toga? Pile on the accessories to become Greek goddess Aphrodite or Egyptian Queen Cleopatra. Carry a sword and a shield to be a Roman soldier, or don a laurel wreath to be Emperor Julius Caesar. A crown of thorns turns a toga into a Jesus costume; sumptuous gold accessories make it into Pontius Pilate.
Here are some ideas for famous people you could portray through costume at your next toga party:
Famous People, Characters and Occupations
Helen of Troy
Goddess of Wisdom Athena/Minerva
Goddess of Marriage Hera/Juno
Goddess of Love Aphrodite/Venus
Goddess of the Hunt, Diana
God of the Sun Apollo
God of the Sky Zeus/Jupiter
God of War Ares/Mars
God of the Sea Poseidon/Neptune
God of the Underworld Hades/Pluto
Egyptian Queen Nefertiti
Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten
Marc Antony/Mark Anthony
Egyptian Sun God Ra
Three Wise Men
Couple Costume Ideas
The ancient world offer some great options for couple costume and pairs - emperors and empresses, gods and goddesses, and star-crossed lovers.