A domino mask is a small half-mask modeled off of Venetian designs. Domino masks are best known for their popularity in Mardi Gras celebrations. These rounded half-masks can be as simple as a plainly colored satin mask or as intricate as a laser cute metal design with lace, feathers, and ribbons. Mardi Gras is a celebration marked by masks, costumes, and feasting. New Orleans has popularized the use of Venetian masks in their festivities.
There are several ways to wear a domino mask. Most simple designs attach with an elastic string. More elegant options include a stick mask which you can hold in your hand and remove when you need to. Some masks come attached to a headband which adds to your comfort as well as your style.Typical designs for domino masks include feathers, beads, and ribbons. A feathered mask is a fun and feminine option for a masquerade party or Mardi Gras event. Venetian animal mask designs are a great way to add some individuality to your classic Halloween look.
Domino or Venetian masks are a classic option for Mardi Gras and have become fun costume accessories for other times of the year. You will be the belle of the masquerade ball or king of Mardi Gras with one of these intriguing domino masks.