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3 Things You Need to Properly Celebrate Halloween

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3 Things You Need to Properly Celebrate Halloween

Halloween is one of the oldest and most interesting holidays celebrated in the United States. This holiday originates from Samhain, an ancient pagan festival, that was celebrated by Celtic people more than 2,000 years ago. And while Halloween traditions have changed over time, this holiday is still widely celebrated today. So if you're looking for some tips on how to celebrate Halloween this year, let's take a look at a few things you're going to need. Daunting Decorations Whether you're planning on staying home, hosting a Halloween party, or going out, your home won't be complete without some spooky seasonal...

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3 Tips to Help You Choose the Perfect Halloween Costume

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3 Tips to Help You Choose the Perfect Halloween Costume

Ever since Halloween was brought to the U.S. by immigrants from Ireland and Scotland in the 1800s, we've enjoyed being able to dress up, eat candy, and be scared each October. And while it's barely summer, it's never too early to start thinking about this year's costume. Choosing a Halloween costume is one of the most fun, stressful, and overwhelming processes there is. So how can you choose a killer costume for party purposes with ease?Consider the weather: While you may want to wear a womens flight attendant costume, a short skirt may not be appropriate for a blizzard. So when...

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How to Throw the Most Magical Costume Party at Any Time of Year

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How to Throw the Most Magical Costume Party at Any Time of Year

If you love getting dressed up as your favorite movie star, superhero, or pop culture icon, you might be tempted to throw a costume party in October. But you don't have to wait until it's time to say "trick or treat" -- a phrase that's been used in the U.S. since 1927 -- to throw an unforgettable affair. The truth is that any time is ideal for hosting a themed soiree that features all your favorite costume ideas. Not sure where to start? These tips will help you put together a perfect costumes-required party, no matter the season. Decide on a theme...

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3 Reasons You Should 'DIY' Your Halloween Costume This Year

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3 Reasons You Should 'DIY' Your Halloween Costume This Year

When it comes to Halloween costumes, there are just So. Many. Choices. Today's online costume stores have what seems like unlimited options -- from dead baseball player costumes to space cadet costumes to everything in between. However, there are always a few popular choices each year that everyone seems to choose. If you follow suit, it can be difficult to feel unique. So this year, why not try to DIY your Halloween costume? By picking bits and pieces of different costumes, or starting from scratch, you can create something completely unique to you. If you're still unsure about tackling a...

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Shopping for Halloween Costumes: Are Online Stores the Way to Go?

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Shopping for Halloween Costumes: Are Online Stores the Way to Go?

Halloween is one of the most popular holidays of the year. With more than 179 million Americans celebrating Halloween last year, of which seven out of 10 planned to hand out candy to trick-or-treaters, it's clear that this spooky holiday is a favorite. However, when it comes to choosing a Halloween costume, many consumers are faced with an important decision: to buy a costume in-store or shop with Halloween online stores. While many people have taken the in-store route in the past, Halloween online stores have become more and more popular. If you're already thinking about how and where to...

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