Christmas in a NutshellThere are plenty of Christmas stories out there but very few are told as gracefully as the Nutcracker. The story has everything a holiday reveler could ask for. Beauty, lights, jealousy, dreams, danger, and bravery. And it’s all told with dance and music. How can you beat that? Kids that watch this celebration of the season live will never forget it. The way the Sugar Plum Fairy leaps across the stage or the moment the Rat King enters the stage will always make the image of a simple nutcracker extra special. So whether you’re marching in a parade or heading to a holiday party, this Nutcracker costume is sure to stand out among any other Christmas characters. Details & DesignHere at HalloweenCostumes.com, we’re all about celebrating every holiday in an over-the-top way! This Made by Us Nutcracker costume embraces that idea in just the right way. It features the iconic dashing red tunic jacket with details such as the tasseled shoulders and gold braid to make your costume stand out even when you take the over-sized mask off. The tunic is belted and layered over fitted pants with a red and gold stripe down each side. Everyone is sure to love the Nutcracker head, with distinct features made of a soft material, it’ll make you feel ready to give the performance of a lifetime!Rat King ReadyWhether or not you know how to dance ballet, this costume is sure to put you in the Christmas spirit. Pair it with one of our prop swords to battle the Rat King to receive a standing ovation. And because of the high-quality nature of our Made by Us costumes, you’ll be able to wear this look year after year. Now that’s the kind of encore we’ve been rooting for!