Floral Queen. Carnivale in Venezia 2009. Venice, Italy. - A plain white mask does not contrast with the gold costume very well. The mask could have had a small design painted on or attached to it in a darker colour.
Stuck for a fancy dress costume? make your own Hare Mask from recycled cardboard boxes. These plans let you turn any recycled card into full head hare Mask. The templates come plain white and as you can see from the photos you can decorate them however you like.
Venetian masks, found in many costuming stores, are beautiful but often very expensive. A cheaper alternative is to make your own mask by purchasing a plain white mask and decorating it yourself. By decorating your own mask, you can make a mask that will go perfectly with your costume and costs only a fraction of the price of ones found in stores.