The Skeleton Bride gives a nod to the forthcoming Halloween season (and possibly
the associated Day of the Dead Mexican festival). The costume, with a different make-up could also be use for The Corpse Bride,
a Tim Burton animation featuring Johnny Depp and Helena Bonham-Carter.
Elf/Pixie. Christmas seems to start earlier every year (in some shops, as soon as the August Bank Holiday is
over), so this simple outfit offers a sample of thing to come.
Punch reprresents aspects of that other seasonal entertainment, Pantomime.