Maid Marion fancy dress costumes are a very popular look for historical themed fancy dress parties. They can also make one half of a great couples fancy dress idea. The other half is, of course, a robin hood fancy dress costume. So what kind of things make up a great Maid Marion fancy dress outfit? Let’s take a look at how to put the perfect costume together.
How to Make a Maid Marion Fancy Dress Costume
For a great Maid Marion costume you have to imagine yourself as a maid in medieval times. So think about what a medieval princess looks like but with a bit less jewelry, crowns and so on. Typically you will go for a long flowing dress. There is no one particular colour associated with Maid Marion outfit so you can go for whichever suits you best. In general, the most popular colours for this outfit are crimson, green and blue.
One of the most popular pieces of this outfit is the head wear. Typically Maid Marion wears a medieval headpiece often with a veil trailing from the back. This is a very cute look which I can’t see see coming in to general fashion any time soon. So it is fun to wear it as part of a fancy dress costume.