In this category you will find a beautiful collection of fancy dress eye masks at unbeatable prices. The Masquerade eye masks originate from Venice Italy where they were used during carnival to disguise their wearers during the decadent festivities. The belief was that everyone would mingle and match irregardless of social boundaries that otherwise would have restrained them. As you can imagine the masks encouraged all forms of hedonistic activities and have even been banned by law for inciting amorality on several occasions throughout their existence. However the eye mask is back to stay and despite it's long and torrid history it is a perfect fancy dress accessory that can make any costume look even better.