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3 Spooktacular Halloween Facts

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3 Spooktacular Halloween Facts

Each fall, millions of people scour online Halloween stores for the perfect costume. With a never-ending variety of costumes, sweet treats, scary movies, and haunted houses, what's not to love about Halloween? Unfortunately, this spooky holiday only comes around once a year. But that doesn't mean you can't enjoy it all year long! To help you get in the Halloween mood, we're going to share some spooktacular facts about Halloween. Halloween has Irish originsWhile many people think about St. Patrick's Day when it comes to Irish celebrations, Halloween was actually established in Ireland. Halloween stems from Samhain, an ancient pagan...

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3 Simple Ways to Reuse Old Halloween Costumes

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3 Simple Ways to Reuse Old Halloween Costumes

With today's Halloween online stores, finding a costume has never been easier. Online costume stores not only offer complete costumes, but accessories and costume props to allow you to create your own personal costume. But what about all of those old Halloween costumes you have laying around? With a little bit of creativity, you can mix old and new and come up with something completely different. This article is going to give you a few ideas on how to reuse old Halloween costumes.Mix and Match: If you don't want to use the exact same costume again, why not just take bits...

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After Halloween: Using Costumes All Year Round

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After Halloween: Using Costumes All Year Round

Since Halloween was brought to the U.S. by immigrants from Ireland and Scotland in the 1800s, millions of people have enjoyed dressing up in costumes every October. From womens flight attendant costumes to baseball zombie costumes, people invest a lot of time and creativity into choosing their costume. This is why many people feel sad when Halloween is over and they can't wear their costume anymore. Well, we're here to tell you that you CAN wear your costume after Halloween. We've compiled a list of a few simple ways you can wear your Halloween costumes the other 11 months of...

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Costume Ideas for Holidays Besides Halloween

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Costume Ideas for Holidays Besides Halloween

When it comes to dressing up, Halloween is the master holiday. From a baseball zombie costume to a space cadet costume, people really get creative and go all out. In fact, people in the United States spend about $9.1 billion on Halloween every year. From costumes to decorations for parties, people go crazy for this spooky holiday. But what about the rest of the year? For people who love to dress up, there's no reason to not wear costumes for other holidays throughout the year. With online costume stores having so much to offer, there are plenty of options for...

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Common Misconceptions About Halloween: Part 2

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Common Misconceptions About Halloween: Part 2

In the first installment of this two-part series, we talked about the history of jack-o-lanterns, Halloween's origin, and safety concerns surrounding the holiday. We established Halloween is a safe and fun celebration that allows people to pick out a festive Mexican wrestler costume, a scary soul reaper costume, or a classic zombie prom queen costume and just have fun. But to further reveal the truth about Halloween, let's take a look at a few more common misconceptions.Halloween and Day of the Dead are the same holidayMexico celebrates Día de Los Muertos to honor the dead. It's a holiday that is based on...

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