Costume Shops in Brisbane: 7 Fancy Finds

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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, fancy dress 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!

Costume Shops in Brisbane: 7 Fancy Finds

1. Disguises

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If their name is anything to go by, you're sure to leave Disguises with a brand-new disguise!

Disguises in Brisbane have been around since 1983 and since then have 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!

Location: 659 Stanley St, Woolloongabba

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2. Crackerjack Costumes

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There are plenty of characters to choose from at Crackerjack Costumes! 

Touted as one of the best and biggest costume shops 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.

Location: 179 Moggill Rd, Taringa

3. The Costume Company

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The Costume Company

From heroes and villains to Disney princesses, Halloween ghosts and ghouls, and even masquerade masks, The Costume Company have 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!

- 356 Ipswich Rd
Kedron - 19 Kitchener Rd

4. Jokers Costume Mega Store

Jokers Costume Mega Store
Jokers Costume Mega Store

With a name like Jokers Costume Mega Store, you know you're going to find the perfect fancy dress costume and stat!

Jokers Costume Mega Store have all your bases covered when transforming into a different character for the day or night. From kids' costumes to men's costumes, baby dress-ups, pet costumes, and even props to really bring characters to life, it's easy to see why Jokers Costume Mega Store is one of the best costume shops in Brisbane. 

Location: 1821 Ipswich Rd, Rocklea

5. Unique Party Shop

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Unique Party Shop should change their name to Unique Party Warehouse! 

Another one of our favourite costume shops in Brisbane, Unique Party Shop aren't just your go-to for costume hire 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!

Location: 2b/42 Spine St, Sumner Park

6. Heaven Costumes

Heaven Costumes
Heaven Costumes

If you or the kids are in need of fancy dress but have no idea which style or character will suit, Heaven Costumes is a fantastic place to start.

Their HUGE online showroom is open 24/7 and lets shoppers browse the massive selection of kids' and adults' costumes from loads of themes, including Halloween, Christmas, Disney, masquerade, Book Week and more.

Location: online

7. Janina's Costumes

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Janinas Costumes

If you're looking for costume shops in Brisbane that have costumes available to hire, head to your one-stop-shop for all things fancy dress hire at Janina's Costumes.

The fancy folks over at Janina's Costumes have been dressing Brisbane party people for over 30 years from their wide selection of quality and affordable costumes. Their showroom in Bracken Ridge is open for you to peruse their huge range to ensure you leave with the exact costume you had in mind. 

Location: Shop 7/65 Gawain Rd, Bracken Ridge

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