How To | November 3, 2019
It is hard to believe that Halloween has already come and gone for the year. Halloween continues to be the fastest growing consumer holiday as each year, more money is spent on costumes, decorations and candy for Halloween celebrations. According to Investopedia, consumers will have spent nearly $9 billion on Halloween this year. An average consumer will have spent $86 on costumes, candy or decorations. This trend will continue to grow. People across the world celebrated Halloween in many different ways from handing out candy, decorating their house and yard, dressing in costumes, or throwing or attending Halloween parties.
Consumers spend a lot of money on costumes whether it’s making, renting or buying costumes for the Halloween season. The most popular Halloween costumes for children in 2019 were a witch, ghost, princess or Batman. For adults, the most popular costumes were a dinosaur, clown or action and superhero costumes. Costumes can be expensive, so it is important if you are storing them for future use, to keep them in the best condition. Properly storing Halloween costumes will save you money for years to come.
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To prepare the costume for storage, make sure that it is properly laundered, dry cleaned or hand washed based on the manufacturer’s instructions. Remove all stains in the costume as they can become permanent and ruin the costume. Find tips for cleaning Halloween costumes below.
Looking for tips on how to store Halloween costumes? It is recommended that costumes are stored in a manner to retain their original shape. Find tips for storing Halloween costumes below.
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Halloween costumes can be stored in a closet, basement, attic, or a storage unit. Halloween costumes need to be properly prepared and stored correctly so they can be ready for future use.
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