The weather has turned and October has arrived: It’s time to start brainstorming Halloween costume ideas. Whether you need an outrageous get-up for the parade or a clever costume for your friend’s awesome Halloween party, you’re bound to find what you’re looking for in Greenwich Village.
Here are some starting points:
Goodwill (44 W 8th St) Peruse what local residents have donated to this charitably natured consignment chain. You’ll find both costume staples and flamboyant accessories, and cheaply too.
Uncle Sam’s Army Navy Outfitters (37 W 8th St) Everyone looks better in a uniform, so why not have an armed forces-themed costume?
Village Party Store (13 E 8th St) Standard packaged costumes, make up, decorations, and the like can all be found at this Village party supplies mecca.
Monk Thrift Store (175 MacDougal St) Looking for a period piece? You’ll find articles of clothing here from a few decades.
Trash & Vaudeville (4 St. Marks Pl) You’ll find anything you might need for an all out punk rock or rock and roll related outfit.
Mountain Side Crafts (51 W 8th St) Bring the bright colors of Nepal to this year's outfit with the vast clothing options offered here.
Search & Destroy (25 St. Marks Pl) Here's where you can find that pair of leather boots or vintage shoes, Hawaiian shirt, leather bomber jacket or eighties dress to create the perfect costume.
Eighth Street Gifts (46 W 8th St) This gift shop has great masks to compliment any attire.
Halloween Pop-Up (475 6th Ave) You can find your prepackaged costume or create your own unique look among the vast supply of paraphernalia available at this Halloween superstore.
And be sure to check our blog post for more information on NYC’s 40th Annual Village Halloween Parade. Happy costume hunting!