The Best Costume Shops in Brisbane

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Hands up if you don't like playing dress-up? We didn't think so! Kids (and us kidults) just love costume shops in Brisbane for good reason: you get to be somebody else for a few hours! Whether you're transforming into your favourite Disney character or becoming the cowboy you always wanted to be, dressing up as a character is so much fun and - in our books - is highly acceptable on any day of the year. 

To cater to the long list of kids costumes, Book Week costumes, Halloween costumes, themed parties, and character needs, costume shops in Brisbane are aplenty and open all year round to dress us up in just about any disguise imaginable, so let the creative fun begin!

The Best Costume Shops in Brisbane

1. Disguises

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Characters from Disguises costume shop in Brisbane. Image: supplied.

If their name is anything to go by, you're sure to leave this costume shop in Brisbane with a brand-new disguise! Disguises in Brisbane has been around since 1983 and since then has amassed thousands upon thousands of kids costumes for hire. Disguises offer both in-store dress-up fun as well as costume hire online, and they ship Australia wide!

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2. Crackerjack Costumes

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There are plenty of characters to choose from at Crackerjack Costumes! Image: supplied.

Touted as the best and biggest costume shop in Brisbane, Crackerjack Costumes are your go-to for Book Week costume hire, Halloween costumes, fancy dress, Disney characters, novelty items, wigs and more. Crackerjack offer costume hire for one-off events or you can shop their huge range online and hang onto your favourite character for life.

3. The Costume Company

From heroes and villains to Disney princesses, Halloween ghosts and ghouls, and even masquerade masks, The Costume Company in Brisbane has a costume for every possible theme and occasion you can think of. And that's not even the best part - The Costume Company offer same-day delivery when you order online before lunchtime! Keen to browse their huge selection of kids costumes in-store? They have costume shops in Annerley and Kedron and they're open six days a week.

4. Camelot Costumes

If you or the kids are in need of fancy dress but have no idea which style or character will suit, Camelot Costumes on Adelaide Street is the best place to start. Their HUGE costume showroom is open six days a week and lets shoppers browse the massive selection of kids costumes for hire at their own leisure, so you can decide whether you're more of a Jasmine or a Cinderella. 

5. Unique Party Shop

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Unique Party Shop should change their name to Unique Party Warehouse! Image: supplied.

Another one of our favourite costume shops in Brisbane, Unique Party Shop aren't just your go-to for costume hire in Brisbane but also for the largest range of disposable party supplies if you're throwing a fancy dress party yourselves. Unique Party Shop have a shop front on Pine Street in Summer Park if you're keen to browse in-store or you can shop online for balloons, party supplies, birthday items, theme ideas and the list goes on!

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