Trying to think of something fun and inventive for a Halloween costume is hard enough but when it comes to cost you don’t want be shelling out too much. This is especially the case if you have one or more children to buy for. If you are stressed over the price of Halloween, here are some top tips to keeping down the costs of your and avoiding a bank account scare fest!
- Buy second hand – Children usually already have an idea for what they want to be for Halloween and are generally more creative than adults when it comes to theme ideas too! If you visit online auction sites you will be able to find load of costumes for at discounted prices.
- Halloween swap shop – If you have friends who are parents of children who are a similar age to your own, consider holding a costume swap shop. This way all the children will have something different to wear and you will have saved a lot of parents from shelling out on new costumes.
- Search the internet for vouchers – the internet is brimming with great money off vouchers, you can find some really handy fancy dress costume vouchers at Netvouchercodes.co.uk that will shave precious pounds off the price of your Halloween.
- Plan ahead – You can save for next year by buying the discounted costumes just after Halloween this year, this goes for decorations too. Always be on the lookout for a costume that will take little tailoring to turn into something else quite easily.