7 Tips For Finding Cheap Halloween Costumes

By | October 25, 2013 at 9:27 pm | No comments | Costumes, Halloween

Halloween is the perfect time to take on a new persona. Everyone has a favorite celebrity, look style, and/or image they want to portray. Finding some cheap Halloween costumes is the perfect way to transform the entire family while stretching the family budget. Take the following tips into consideration to get the ball rolling.

1. Dress the kiddies

Halloween is meant for kids. Cheap Halloween costumes for kids are everywhere. Dress little girls up as a colorful purple bat ballerina. The costume includes a purple tutu dress, matching bat wings, bat ear headband and glove-lets. Include some striped tights to complete the image. Other ideas include Devil Girl, Dorothy, Angel Fairy, and a Southern Belle.

Little boys can emulate their military mom or dad by wearing a soldier toddler costume. This camouflaged combat uniform includes a hat and jumpsuit. Be sure to order early since this is always the best seller!

Skeleton pirates are always a hit with boys. Other popular boy costumes include Batman, Iron Man, a gorilla, Buzz Bee and Garden Gnomes. The perfect cheap Halloween costume for babies is a Teletubbie.

2. Quality does matter

Cheap does not necessarily mean low-quality. Reputable costuming professionals, like Halloween Mart, take pride in selling items manufactured with only the highest quality materials. Clearance Halloween costumes are sold at prices lower than everyday prices. Older models or styles are sold to make room for newer models. There is nothing wrong with the costumes or their quality.

3. Special codes will be needed

Many times customers will need a unique discount code to take advantage of special discounts. Customers purchasing a cheap unique Halloween costume from Halloween Mart, for instance, will need to use code BOBO2012 while placing their order. This lets customers take advantage of a Buy one, get one for 50% off deal. Customers must purchase two qualifying items to receive this discount. The discount is not applicable to other offers, coupons, or discounts. Some costume providers offer greater deals on bulk purchases.

Online providers will help items stand out by using special marking. Typical markings include red dots, red “sale” tags, and other similar notifications.

4. Be a power duo

Cheap couples Halloween costumes come in a styles and characters. Batman and Bat-girl will have heads turning. How about Zorro and Lady Zorro? Men dressing as Hugh Hefner in his red embroidered robe accompanied by his Sexy Girlfriend in her satin robe is sure to stand out.

5. Cheap costumes for adults

Decide whether the innocent, naughty, scary, or evil look is appealing. Celebrity costumes are available and always popular. There is something for all adults in any category.

Popular women costumes include ring master, Marilyn Monroe, Alice in Wonderland, vampire queen, gold digger pirate, zombie bride, and Royal Court queen.

Men can transform into a zombie groom, fireman, doctor, or a Jersey Shore character. The list goes on.

6. Cheap unique costumes exist

Be funny and unique. A number of cheap funny Halloween costumes are available. Transform into the stereotypical “caught in a windy rainstorm” character. This costume includes a windswept umbrella and crooked tie. Dressing up as a beer pong game is sure to bring laughs.

7. There’s something for the plus size

A number of cheap plus size Halloween costumes are available through reputable providers like Halloween Mart. Women can transform into Disney characters, angels, devils, fairies, a voluptuous cat, French Maid, or a Greek Goddess – among other choices.

Cheap Halloween costumes offer something for everyone. The decision process can be confusing. Consulting with a reputable provider will help.

About the Author

Carrie Sheerin

Carrie Sheerin has been involved in the retail costume industry for over 20 years. Originally trained as an expert neurosurgeon, Carrie visited Vegas one weekend and woke up wearing a pink rabbit costume. Her future direction clear, Carrie's main focus became providing the tools for fun and happiness worldwide.


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