Motifs are examples of style and genre, which each individual participant comes with to the Ball. Some examples include:
Circus, Dorian Gray, Frankenstein, Bram Stoker’s Dracula, Venetian Carnival, Steampunk, Baroque, Neo-Victorian, Explorer, Vampyre, Metal, Eyes Wide Shut, Latex / Leather (fetishistic), Corsets, Lost Boys / Girls, Tribal Belly Dancer, Mata Hari, La Belle Epoque, Religious, Black Tie, Military (no fascist styles please), Lolita, Modern Primitives, Boudoir, 18th Century, Asian, Medieval / Pagan / Rennie, Drag, Ancient Egyptian, Aztec, Sumarian, Fairy Tale, Cyberpunk, Formal Western, etc.
Basic Minimalist: If you cannot match any of these a simple mask and black suit or dress will do.
PLEASE NO T-shirts, Blue Jeans, Wife Beaters, Racist Symbols, Sportswear, Street Wear, Sneakers, etc.
The Gatekeeper WILL STRICTLY ENFORCE the dress code, and there are no refunds on tickets allowed for those out of dress code.
Some places to get your costumes include:
Of course no Vampire Ball is complete without a pair of custom made fangs by a Fangsmith. Father Sebastiaan will be taking appointments during the Court Thursday, Friday and Saturday before the Ball… There are limited spaces so please book in advance directly with your fangsmith.