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Creative Costumes is Closing its Doors.. Which Means Exciting Costume Offers!

This post is a little different to the kind we usually put out. We have some news for you, and if you’re a costume lover, it may give you mixed feelings! Here goes: Creative Costumes is finally closing down its doors after 25 years in the fancy dress costume business… and what a 25 years it has been! We can’t tell you how much joy it has brought us to be able to supply our party loving customers with the clothing to make their events as much fun as possible.

How to Costume like a Master

Costume parties have been going for centuries and there is absolutely no way they will be dying out anytime soon. What a shame it would be if they did! After all, costume parties are just one of the many things that keep humans living in the moment, not taking life...

Make Halloween 2019 a Scarefest to Remember

Halloween is always a whole heap of fun, and trick or treating is one of the best bits at Halloween… as is throwing a hell of a Halloween party. Since the goal is to terrorise your neighbourhood to the max, you’re going to want to do this in style. That means going...

Muck Up Day: How to Ring the final Bell in Year 12

  As the end of year 12 looms close, pastures new lay ahead… and they’re full of promise. Exciting times, right? Although it’s never easy to say goodbye to your school days and all the friends you’ve got used to seeing each day, adulthood beckons and it’s...

What’s Hot in Costumes for Halloween 2019?

Halloween seems to come around so quickly sometimes, and before you know it you’ve done all the traditional costumes to death… no pun intended! So then… how can you bring your A-game to your chosen Halloween bash this year? We suggest a little novelty and modern...

Celebrate Oktoberfest Melbourne…Rollicking Good Fun

Melbourne is a city that welcomes Oktoberfest with open arms, and there are so many options for celebrating it. You’ve got everything from outdoor festivals to German beer halls, local brewers and venues with an authentic German atmosphere.  It’s so much fun to...

How To Dress Oktoberfest Guide

When dressing for Oktoberfest it’s important to put some thought behind it in order to look the part and look your best! If you are planning to go to Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany or Melbourne, why don't you dress up in an Oktoberfest “Costume.” You can opt...

6 Foolproof Ideas To Create Your Own Super Hero

One thing is for sure… superheroes never get old, in any sense of the word! From the old-but-gold days of Superman to the modern days of Marvel and the Avengers, superheroes continue to spring up in droves, and their powers just keep on improving! It’s little wonder...

Is Reading Your Secret Power? Best Book Week Costume ideas…

With the many modern distractions and technologies of today, it’s important to keep children’s attention on the valuable traditional methods of learning, exploring the imagination and developing literary skills.  Every year in Australia, the...

How to Maximise the Fun Times in Melbourne this Winter

Here in Melbourne we love the winter. Seasonal changes bring changes in activities and as they say, variety is the spice of life! Melbourne is a city rich in culture and has a list of fun activities so long you would have a hard time trying them all - even as a...

Costume Shop News Melbourne

Biggest News this week is our fantastic Garage Sale. This Sunday from 8.00am to 12.00pm. Clearing out ex hire costumes, Bargain novelty stock, ex hire wigs, hats, vintage clothing, discontinued packaged costumes and much much more. All at bargain prices. Everything...

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Costume Shop News Melbourne

  Eurovision parties were all the rage, with customers going all out in their amazing, colorful and trashy song diva costumes.  Add some lycra, big hair dos, padded shoulders and lots of makeup to complete your look to watch the song contest.  Congratulations to...

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Costume Shop News Melbourne

This week we are heading to sudio 54 with lots of customers getting dressed up in retro 70's costumes. So Guys put on some skin tight flared pants, sequin shirt, wide collar jacket and platform shoes to strut your stuff.  For the ladies think jumpsuits, maxi dresses,...

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Costume Shop News Melbourne

This week Jungle parties have been very  popular here at Creative Costumes.  Great Jungle costumes to dress up in are witch doctors, safari hunters, African tribesman and jungle natives.  Or perhaps you could come as a wild animal.  We also have a large range of...

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Costume Shop News Melbourne

This week we are celebrating Australia Day with Aussie themed costumes.  Dress up as a Kangaroo, Koala, Vegemite jar, Steve Irwin, Dame Edna or Mick Dundee costumes.  Cmon get into the Aussie spirit with green and gold face paint, tattoos and wigs.  Aussie costumes...

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Costume Shop News Melbourne

In store this week customers dressed up for a very unusual themed Mad Max, Kill Bill or Barbarella party.  We dressed them up as Wez, Lord Humungous, Max, Elle Driver, Bill, O-ren Ishii, Gogo, Crazy 88, Pygar the Angel, the Great Tyrant and Jane Fonda Barbarella.   We...

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Costume Shop News Melbourne

This week our costume hire store has been busy The Zombie shuffle 2013.  We have loads of fantastic Zombie costumes for hire and sale.  We also sell a huge range of Zombie makeup, prosthetics, brains, teeth, contact lenses, blood and accessories.  So get dressed up...

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Costume Shop News Melbourne

This week our costume hire store has been busy with Ocktoberfest.  We have loads of authentic Lederhosen and Dirndl's for hire.  Plus we sell both German male and female costumes as well . Or maybe you just need a pair of braces and an alpine hat to deck yourself out...

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Costume Shop News Melbourne

We having fun in costume this week with the Gangsters Ball on 14th September.  We have flapper dresses, headbands, Tommy guns, Gatsby suits, feather boas, cigarette holders, gangsters and their moles.  If you want to stand out in 1920's fancy dress, visit us and we...

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Costume Shop News Melbourne

We are having fun this week in store with Book Week costumes. Dress up your kids as Cat in the hat, Thing 1 and 2, Where's Wally, Peter Pan, the Hobbit, pirates, Peter rabbit, dinosaurs, Madeleine, Princesses or Alice in wonderland.  We have book week costumes for...

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Costume Shop News Melbourne

Have fun this Winter at your Christmas in July party.  We have lots of Christmas themed costumes such as Santa, Mrs Xmas, Elves, Reindeer, Snowman and Penguins.  We also have many Christmas accessories for you to buy such as Santa hats, antlers, headpieces, stockings,...

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Costume Shop News Melbourne

This week we are excited to have Comic Con visit Melbourne. So make sure you dress up as your favorite character to visit the Exhibition buildings this weekend. Great costume  ideas are Sailor Moon, black widow, Superman, Batman, Star wars, Wonderwoman, Wolverine and...

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