Hello-ween, Is It Me You’re Looking For?

October may have a total of 31 days but there’s only one that causes outright uproar in the best way of course. Halloween is a celebration enjoyed with gusto by young and old alike and why not? There’s dress up and candy involved. We would love to help you with the latter but right now let’s focus on the former. Where oh where are the best stores to find a variety of kids halloween costumes ranging from the ancient empires to the future realm and everything in between?


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Online shopping is increasing in popularity everyday and Costume City is one of the go to sites come Halloween. Of course whatever you see online is only a fraction of the costumes offered. Visit their warehouse containing more than 10,000 costumes available for either sale or rent. Deluxe Princess of Red Heart anyone?

Location: Henderson Road



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An angel should be plastered on the front of this store for the amount of times it has offered solace to parents offering everything from art products and birthday decorations to school bags and stationery.  And of course Halloween costumes.  Kids can take their pick from traditional devil and vampire garb to more contemporary Marvel and Disney characters. They are all individually wrapped and ready for the taking.

Location: Orchard Road



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So what does your child want to be this Halloween? You can either check out the range of costumes, masks and accessories available on Costume ‘n’ Parties website from the comfort of your own home or visit their outlet. Choices include pirates, animals, devils and many more. There are also a ton of Halloween essentials to turn your house into a spooky retreat.

Location: Havelock Road




Oh how we all love this store for its over filled shelves containing absolutely essentials for a mind-boggling $2. It’s no wonder that we consider it a must visit for Halloween shopping. Although the costume selection is not extensive, it does have the basics upon which you can build on with accessories. Stock up on pumpkin shaped trick or treat bags. Grab some spooky lawn ornaments. They even have Halloween-themed accessories for your pets!

Location: Various



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Some little girls take their fairies very seriously and for them Fairy Couture is the answer.  It is the sole distributor for Little Gems Australia, which is known for designing original fairy, dresses crafted of the highest quality. While you’re browsing their store in Pasarbella, be sure to pick up a matching wand and flower wreath while you’re at it.

Location: Turf Club Road



Be careful when stepping in here with your kids for you could be hit with a double whammy and end up buying a costume AND a toy for your little one. Keep your focus and allow yourself to be lead straight to the other end of the sore where kids can choose from an array of costumes from the generic fireman, skeleton, pumpkin to the popular choices like Moanna, Avengers and The Incredibles.



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Don’t be sidelined by the name. In addition to carrying wands and magic tricks, the store’s two branches are well stocked with costumes and accessories. Don’t wait for the last minute to pick up that pirate’s hat or funky wig your little one was asking about to complete their Halloween outfit.

Location: Tanglin Road



Little kids are adorable no matter how you dress them up in Halloween but if your child has a specific character in mind, go ahead and visit The Party Stuff. Their current collection includes Curious George, Paw Patrol, Dr. Seuss, Disney princesses and superheroes of course are a must.

Locations: Outram Road, Clarke Quay




Fancy dress costumes here we come! Dimac carries an extensive range of costumes suitable for everything dress up from Halloween to World Book Day and International Day to Christmas. So once the spooky festivities finish this month, re use the costume for another occasion. Value for money if any!

Location: East Coast



Kids are known to take their Halloween costumes very seriously. It’s a good thing you will be in good hands at Mia’s Fancy Dress Closet what with the extensive range of costumes available. And those looking to rent you might want sit down while we tell you the rates. $10 for 5 days! Boys can choose from characters like Scooby Doo, Merlin, Buzz Lightyear, Batman, and Ninja Turtles. Girls, there’s Cleopatra, Ariel, Jasmine, Little Red Riding and many more.

Location: Bedok


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Located at The Central Shopping Mall in Clark Quay, Pan In the Box provides masks, wigs and costumes for kids and adults. They can also arrange costume made-to-measure costumes if you’re looking for something specific. Of course once you visit the store and view the mile long inventory you might reconsider on the custom orders and be more than happy with a grab and run. We’re talking the run of the mill angels, animals, nurses, firemen and skeleton ensembles. And then of course they have the popular characters from films like Peter Pan, Aladdin and Harry Potter.

Location: Clarke Quay


For more options check out our full list of Costume stores in the kidslah directory and halloween events!