Looking for Halloween costumes for the kids? Or maybe there’s a themed party to attend? Find costumes of all sorts from scary witches and ghouls to Harry Potter, superheroes and other characters at these costume shops in Singapore
It’s early to be planning Halloween costumes but if you want to order from abroad (Pottery Barn Kids in the US has amazing superhero costumes), you’ll need to hop to it! If you are looking for a Halloween costume to rent or buy there are a ton of costume shops in Singapore with literally thousands of costumes to choose from – superhero costumes, dinosaur costumes, or something scary like vampires, witches and ghouls! With a little planning, both you and your kiddos can be styled for every occasion, be it a fancy dress party, themed party or traditional Halloween trick-or-treating! Or if you fancy making your own easy DIY Halloween costume – then you had better hightail it to Spotlight or Daiso before they get picked over. Read on for Halloween costume ideas plus all the best costume shops in Singapore to get your hands on them!
Costume shops in Singapore for costume buying or rental:
1. Customade Costume
Customade Costume is quite possibly the biggest and most extensive costume shop in Singapore, Customade Costume has thousands of costumes to rent or buy from superhero outfits to Harry Potter costumes and gory ghoulish costumes. True to their name, they even make custom-made Halloween costumes for those who take their trick-or-treating super seriously!
Customade Costume, 3 Kelantan Lane #02-01, Singapore 208625, Tel: (+65) 9299 9064, www.ccm.com.sg
2. Children’s Costume Specialist:
With literally hundreds of costumes to choose from, you’ll be spoilt for choice at this costume shop in Singapore! From fairy tales and occupation outfits to superhero costumes, animals and spooky vampire costumes or even Harry Potter for older kids. This children’s costume specialist in Singapore even does baby costumes for little ones as young as two!
Children’s Costume Specialist, AZ@Paya Lebar, 140 Paya Lebar Road #05-10, Singapore 409015, Tel: (+65) 6288 0075, www.childrenscostume.com.sg
With more than 10,000 costumes to rent this costume shop in Singapore has a wide range of costumes for every age. My Costume City has wigs, masks, mascot costumes, tiaras, hats, magic wands and fancy dress costumes for toddlers through adults. They also offer both rental and purchase options – because do you really want that Donald Trump mask to live in your closet forever? Book in a 30-minute appointment for a stress-free fitting. Prices start at around $50 per costume – this is one of the most costume shops in Singapore for rentals!
My Costume City, Blk 217 Henderson Rd, #04-04, Singapore 159555, Tel: (+65) 9182 6363, www.costumes.com.sg
Costumes ‘N’ Parties
Conveniently located right near the CBD, this costume shop in Singapore has HEAPS of costumes for all ages, starting from super cute costume rentals for babies up to every theme imaginable for adults – superheroes to more saucy outfits too. Costumes ‘N’ Parties is the perfect place to get Halloween ideas from. You can also buy stage-quality make up, special effects, masks, wigs and more at this costume shop in Singapore! Truly the whole fam can get spookified for the season! We also like Costumes ‘N’ Parties’ easy-to-browse website; prices start from $30 making it one of the cheapest costume rental shops in Singapore.
Costumes ‘N’ Parties, Havelock II, Unit #02-16/17/18, No. 2 Havelock Road, Singapore 059763 www.costumes-n-parties.com
Pottery Barn Kids
Looking for beautifully made kids’ costumes? Or baby costumes to match a family theme? Pottery Barn Kids (in the US) has some amazing costumes that if you buy early enough, you can have shipped (we like ComGate or vPost) in time for Halloween in Singapore! They stock everything from Witch costumes to Light Up Cosmic Sparkle Astronaut Costumes, Disney Mickey Mouse costumes for babies and young kids, superhero costumes with capes, wonder woman costumes and accessories.
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Pottery Barn Kids, www.potterybarnkids.com
Lips Enterprise in Far East Plaza is a great place to start your Halloween costume hunt. This tiny costume shop in Singapore is packed with costumes galore from full outfits to crazy accessories (and it’s definitely a costume shop to head back to for any fancy dress occasion not just for spooky season!). This costume shop stocks accessories of all sorts – masks, wigs, Hawaiian garlands, superhero capes, handcuffs, you name it!
Lips Enterprise, #03-08/09, Far East Plaza, 14 Scotts Road, Singapore 228213, www.facebook.com/lipsenterprise
When it comes to textiles and home decor, what doesn’t Spotlight have? That includes Halloween accessories (witches’ hats, cauldrons for collecting trick-or-treat candies, broomsticks and more) plus superhero costumes, and other outfits for kids and adults alike. If you’re feeling crafty they have everything from colourful yarn to stick-on eyeballs and more, to whip up some DIY costumes yourself! Perfect for when your little one wants something you can’t find in a costume shop in Singapore.
Spotlight Plaza Singapura, Level 5, 68 Orchard Road (Located at the Dhoby Ghaut MRT), Singapore, www.spotlightstores.com/sg
Another mecca for cosplay costumes Pan-In-The-Box has a wide selection of props, wigs, Halloween masks and accessories as well as full costumes available for rental and purchase, starting from about $40.
Pan-In-The-Box, #01-129, 1015 Geylang East Avenue 3, Singapore 389730 Tel: (+65) 6221 3293, www.paninthebox.com.sg
It may not be a costume socialist shop but you can get everything at Daiso including costumes and props starting from $2.14 making Daiso the cheapest costume shop in Singapore! Granted, you may have to combine a few accessories together to create a Halloween costume, but we reckon it would still cost you $10 or less. A trip around Daiso is particularly exciting during the Halloween and Christmas festive periods – expect to come out with way more than you intended!
This wholesale supplier and custom costume specialist really know their stuff – they supply costumes to the likes of the Chingay Parade and National Day Parade, and mascots to the Youth Olympic Games. They also rent all manner of fancy dress and props so if you are looking for a costume store for something specific, chances are this spot has it.
Global Mascot, 114 Lavender Street, CT Hub 2 #01-55/56, Singapore, Tel: (+65) 6392 2792, www.globalmascot.com
Toys ‘R’ Us
Singapore’s reliable one-stop-shop for kids’ toys and gear. With a wide range of costumes, accessories and decorations, you’ll be sure to find something for even the pickiest munchkin at this general toy store.
Etsy, the global hub for cute handmade goods is unsurprisingly chock full of lovely costumes, particularly for kiddos but you can find plenty of themed outfits and even cosplay gear for grownups, too.
Cotton On Kids
Looking to DIY your own Halloween costume for the kids? Head over to one of our go-to kids’ clothing shops and there’s sure to be something you can pull together for an outfit (skeleton leggings, tulle skirts, glitter accessories) and often leading up to Halloween there are special themed accessories and clothes that can pass as Halloween costumes.
Cotton On Kids, various outlets islandwide, www.cottonon.com/SG/kids/
Lazada offers costumes of fairytale characters (yes, there is an extensive selection of Frozen costumes) and spooky Halloween ghouls to pop culture characters and more. Just factor in shipping time if you are ordering from a seller from abroad.
H&M, one of our high-street faves rolls out cute and creepy Halloween costumes for littlies at super affordable prices. They also often have clothing basics (white T-shirts, black leggings) for putting together your own DIY Halloween costumes too.
Various locations, www.hm.com/sg
If you’re after a cheap Halloween costume, and you want it quickly, start searching Qoo10! From superhero capes and Harry Potter Robes to “Adult Unicorn Onesies” (all for under $20!), it’s definitely worth a look before trekking out to the other costume shops in Singapore!
If you are sure of your child’s size you can order Halloween costumes of all sorts on Amazon. From spiderman costumes to wonder woman costumes, and even unicorn outfits – Amazon is a great place for themed costumes. We even spotted baby costumes and pet outfits! Plus you can buy Halloween candy, and decorations at Amazon’s dedicated Halloween store, with great prices and heaps of products available from the U.S. with free delivery if you spend over $60 and are an Amazon Prime member!
Pictured: Official Marvel 4-Piece Superhero Cape Set ($31.02)
Want to dress up as your favourite anime or Japanese manga character? Otaku House has an amazing selection of Japanese Cosplay (short for costume-play) costumes for fans of all ages.
Cosplay Costumes at Otaku House, shop.otakuhouse.com/collections/cosplay-costumes
Whether you choose to shop at any of these costume shops in Singapore or DIY your own Halloween outfit – have lots of fun trick-or-treating!