On Halloween masquerade in many cases it takes all day and selecting the toilet can even take more than a week/month.
However, if you decide to opt for a mythological creature, or want to transform into a DIY Disney princess, or if you have a deep nostalgia for summer sea days, one of the alternatives is the image of (small) mermaid. In mythology is represented as a female water spirit and the Slavs had assumed the sister of the fairy. Mermaids are human beings with a top part and a bottom with fish tail and appear in the folklore of many cultures around the world, including the Middle East, Europe, Africa and Asia. Mermaids are referred to by the Greeks sirens and other folktales call them water Faye, nymphs and many others.
DIY means do it yourself, as you can find here.
And this day is preserved one of the oldest legends of the Middle East in which the main character of the legend’s mother Semeramida (queen of Assyria) – goddess Atargatis. She was in love with a mortal shepherd and having it ruined inadvertently, in his desperation decided to penalize spending the rest of his life like a fish in a lake. But because of her divine essence waters failed to transform it entirely and Atargatis preserved body of a woman, but feet got a fish tail.
Most legends give these mythical women fatalism terrible seductress of fishermen and sailors. According to some of the most popular stories spread from coastal towns mermaids enticed the crews of vessels magnificent voice and extraordinary beauty. Sailors captivated by these fabulous creatures jumped into the water and found its end, as the sirens took them along with him in the deep sea. According to another legend only Odysseus was able to escape the mermaids because my ears not to hear their alluring songs while his ship sailed past them.