Unlike traditional holidays, Halloween is more flexible. What you’ll wear, where you’ll go… it’s an everchanging landscape determined by the celebrant. No longer a kids’ holiday, Millennials are now the most likely of all adult generations to celebrate Halloween.

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Here’s a look at the Top 5 costumes for 2017.

Kids

  1. Action/Superhero
  2. Batman
  3. Princess
  4. Animal (Cat, Dog, Monkey)
  5. Star Wars Character

Adults

  1. Witch
  2. Batman Character
  3. Animal (Cat, Dog)
  4. Pirate
  5. Marvel Superhero

Pets

  1. Pumpkin
  2. Hot Dog
  3. Lion
  4. Pirate
  5. Bumblebee

Bewitching Has Its Price!

 

Plain witch hats start at $5.99, but expect to spend $39.99 for a well-constructed, authentic-looking one. If you’re going for a “Win the Contest” look, you’re looking at a minimum of $80.

Don’t even think about going without the magic necklace! Conjure up another $44.

Prices vary wildly.You can get a run-of-the- mill dress from a discount retailer for $29.99or shell out as much as $79.99for the one pictured here.

While the shoes can barely be seen, you can’t go without ‘em. The average cost of Victorian boots is $95… and good luck finding ‘em!

What’s a witch without her broom? Etsy offers ”straight-out- of-the- Coven” brooms for around $59.

Sources

National Retail Federation Annual Halloween Survey
Etsy.com
Amazon.com


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