Belly Dancer Costume. Could use old prom dress from thrift store and add headdress, arm jewels, and make-up to give full effect. I like this more modest look as well.
Steampunk Vex Skirt
Showgirl Clowns, via Flickr.
Sleeves: brilliant idea./jess/ Pearl Pearl Liu Jolivet Worms I could see you using this for your costumes
Vintage Circus More
This woman, love her! 1940s tomboy style at it's finest.
Circus Life: The taste of Petrol and Porcelain | Interior design, Vintage Sets and Unique Pieces www.petrolandporcelain.com 1950s Circus Tall Man, Christian Montone.
♕ Vintage Costume Variations ♕ Ziegfeld girls. The one on the left looks like a tea pot!