Elaborate costumes were first invented by the ancient Greeks, who wondered how they too could be more like Madonna. Express yourself eclectically with today's Groupon: for $15, you get $30 worth of costumes and accessories at Fantasy Costumes.
A frontrunner in make-believe facilitating for more than 45 years, Fantasy Costumes boasts a city-block-sized arsenal brimming with more than one million outfits, masks, wigs, makeup kits, accessories, and more, adding opulence to occasions year-round. Welcome summer by renting a fuzzy bee costume, dapperly outfitted in a bowtie to impress potential pollination candidates ($95), or outwardly express baseball season excitement with a mask complete with spherical storage cheeks, perfect for sneaking chipmunk pals into sold-out games ($24.99). Costumed kicks continue into summer with Fourth of July accessories, including a red, white, and blue clown wig ($9.49), an Uncle Sam facial hair pack ($7.49), and a Lady Liberty adult costume ($32.99), whereas pooches can announce the coming of fall with a watchdog outfit, boasting a clock big enough to make Flavor Flav fall in love ($19.25).
Although the in-stock selection is voluminous enough to make Cher's closet weep sequined tears of shame, Fantasy Costumes promises to special-order any desired items not part of their ever-rotating stock, ensuring unique looks for any holiday, theatrical performance, costume party, or first and last dates. Use today's Groupon as a test-run for Halloween, or gift it to a friend looking to evade the IRS by traveling unseen through Elvis-laden streets.
For 45 years, Fantasy Costumes has supplied high-quality costumes for organizations and individuals for the likes of trade shows, holiday celebrations, and theatrical productions. Stretching an entire city block, the store loads its shelves with a multitude of historical, fairy-tale, and movie costumes and accessories for head-to-toe believability on any wearer. With the store's expansive selection, patrons can emulate most any decade, don Harry Potter robes, or paint whiskers on their cheeks with a selection of face makeup. The shop also customizes orders to fulfill unusual holiday and dress-up needs and can locate any rare items that appear only when a person repeats their names into a mirror three times.
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