Dressing up, wearing a mask and trying to figure out who everyone is- Masquerade Ballís are always fun! Picking the right mask for the night of the ball is always exciting but often tricky. There are six different types of masks to choose from and each of them shows something different about the one wearing it.
Masquerade Feather Masks
A feathered mask is fun and flirty because the feathers move when one moves. These masks vary on the style and how many feathers there are. A mask covered in feathers is fierce and mysterious. On the other end of the spectrum, a couple feathers on a mask are sexy and flirtatious. Masquerade feather masks are a classic and fun choice when attending a masquerade ball.
Venetian Metal Masks
Unlike many of the other types of masks, the Venetian metal masks show a bit more of the wearers face. The metal designs on these masks are regal and sophisticated. Each of these metal masks has intricate patterns that look like dainty lace on oneís face. These masks are less whimsical than others because they come mostly in dark colors.
Masquerade Half Masks
Some masks cover oneís entire face, others just the eyes but masquerade half masks cover the top portion of oneís face. These masks range from a plain black mask to an extravagant floral designs. Some of the more dramatic masks could be a focal point for a simple costume.
Masquerade Stick Masks
These types of masks are perfect for the man or woman who does not wish to mess up their hair. Masquerade Stick Masks do not connect with an elastic band around oneís head but has a stick for one to hold up to their face. So people find holding a mask to their face all night is a hassle, others enjoy it.
Masquerade Pirate Masks
A pirate mask is a fun option for someone who is looking for an extravagant mask for his or her costume. Masquerade pirate masks often have a lot of detail and bring colors. Unlike the Venetian metal masks, pirate mask conceal the wearers face well.
Masquerade Jester Masks
For entire concealment of oneís face, one might pick to wear a jester mask. Masquerade jester masks are full-faced masks with extravagant detail. The masks are perfect for one who enjoys attention and making jokes- much like an actual jester.
Masquerade Phantom Masks
Similar to half masks, masquerade phantom masks only covers half of oneís face- but a different half. Covering only the right side of your face, these masks are very dramatic. It may not hide the wearerís identity but it does make for a striking costume. These masks are plain with little detail on them.