With costumes starting at $55, Heidelberg Fancy Dress is the place to go if you need a themed get-up without spending big bucks. If you’ve ever wanted to dress up as a taco, Jack Skellington or a zombie punk, then Heidelberg Fancy Dress has you covered. Hilarious and head turning, these costumes are sure to make you stand out this Halloween. Heidelberg Fancy Dress also has a range of couples’, group and children’s costumes.
678 High Street, Reservoir, Victoria, Australia, +61 03 9471 2666
With four stores around Melbourne, including one on Hardware Lane, the Costume Factory houses thousands of ‘costumes for every occasion’ in convenient locations. Costume Factory stocks kids’, adult and group costumes and novelty accessories — they’ll even custom-make costumes and mascot outfits. To complete your look, you can choose from a huge range of Kryolan makeup products and special effects materials. Costumes can be booked up to three weeks in advance and can be hired over one to three days.
1st Floor, 43 Hardware Lane, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia +61 03 9670 1765
No matter your theme, Creative Costumes has a costume to match, with over 10,000 to choose from. Through its 16 years in business, Creative Costumes has amassed this huge collection, including a wide Disney, Hollywood and Halloween range. This October, sport a Breaking Bad lab coat or Emperor Palpatine cloak, or choose from one of seven zombie costumes. There’s also an impressive range of wigs in every shape, colour and style, including Madonna, Mad Hatter, Betty Boop and The Beatles.
499 High Street, Prahran, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, +61 03 9533 6393