Got a fancy dress party coming up around the corner? Whether it’s for a themed birthday celebration or the obligatory annual Halloween party, dress to impress with the scariest and funniest get-ups from these 8 costume shops in Singapore – ready to cover you up from head to toe!
See also our guide to the best event spaces in Singapore for hosting your next party and social gathering.
Costume ‘N’ Parties
A walk-in boutique in Kampong Bahru, Costume ‘N’ Parties offers a wide range of costumes with up to 1500 different designs for both adults and children. Whether you prefer to dress as your childhood heroes or classic characters, new styles come in regularly, so do check back closer to your party dates to pick out new pieces.
Costume ‘N’ Parties is located at 73 Kampong Bahru, #01-01 Singapore 169374, p. +65 6224 8742. Open Mon-Fri 11am – 8pm, Sat 11am – 6pm. Closed Sun.
Don a custom-made mascot to your next bash with a piece from Global Mascot, where you can discuss your ideas and get a sketch drawn up for you – be they animals, inanimate objects or an entirely new creature of your imagination. You don’t have to worry about getting your costume dirty either – the company offers professional cleaning services for the outfits as well.
Global Mascot is located at 114 Lavender St CT HUB 2 #01-55/56 Singapore 338729, p. +65 6392 2792. Open Mon-Sat 11am – 7pm. Closed Sun and PHs.
JCM Costume Rental
Eyeing a traditional Singapore outfit? This costume rental offers up some heritage pieces for you to go dressed as the satay man, the Samsui woman or even the old-school policeman – perfect for your #ThrowbackThursday dance and dinner.
JCM Costume Rental is located at Blk 22 Sin Ming Ln, #04-76 Midview City, Singapore 573969, p. +65 6659 4660. Open Mon-Fri 12pm – 7pm. Closed weekends and PHs.
No time for a showroom browse? Check out Costume City’s online catalogue, where all kinds of costumes from ghastly ghouls to Star Wars are up for grabs. Call in to check with the team before you head down – Costume City’s Henderson showroom is by appointment only.
Costume City is located at Blk 203 Henderson Road, #09-03 Henderson Industrial Park, Singapore 159546, p. +65 6270 1722. Open Mon-Fri 11.30am – 6pm (by appointment only) Closed weekends and PHs.
A specialised costume company for theatre and events, Moephosis Concepts’ boutique in Shaw Road is the place to visit for costume design advice. Stocked to the brim with all kinds of outfits and accessories, simply book an appointment and pay a deposit before coming down to get fitted.
Moephosis Concepts is located at 15 Shaw Rd, #08-02 Singapore 367953, p. +65 6345 8731. Opens Mon-Sat 11am – 7pm. Closed Sun.
Tucked away on the top floor of Far East Plaza, Lips Enterprise has been the go-to costume store for decades, with racks upon racks of quirky accessories lining the small space. Spend some time there digging through everything – the treasures you find may spark some creative ensembles.
Lips Enterprise is located at 14 Scotts Rd, #03-08/09 Far East Plaza, Singapore 228218, p. +65 6732 7983. Open daily 11.30am – 8.30pm.
Have a particular costume in mind? Custom-made ensembles can be ordered from Awesome Costumes, where they sit down with you to discuss your vision and offer consultancy service so you nail the look. Rentals can also be picked up at the Pemimpin office if you’re pressed for time.
Awesome Costumes is located at 3 Pemimpin Dr, #03-04E Lip Hing Industrial Building, Singapore 576147, p. +65 9145 9277.
Costumes & Mascots
Movie-themed parties are no longer a hassle to dress for – Costumes & Mascots features an extensive range of retro and iconic movie outfits where you can get to be your favourite characters from the silver screen. With matching props to go with your costume (after all, a wizard or witch isn’t complete without their wand), the staff are also on hand to assist you in picking out the best pieces!
Costume & Mascots is located at 806 North Bridge Rd, Singapore 198774, p. +65 6299 0882. Open Mon-Fri 11am – 7pm, Sat 11am – 4pm. Closed Sun.