There are many places to purchase plus size costumes. However, most carry the same boring styles in a very limited size range. All is not lost, you just need to know where to look to find that perfect costume.
These stores should get you started on your quest for the perfect Halloween costume. Don’t wait until the last minute to purchase your Halloween outfit. If buying online you will want to allow enough time to receive your costume to check fit and satisfaction. If you cut it too close, you may not have time to make an exchange if needed.
This online store is a treasure trove of plus size lingerie, plus size clubwear, and plus size costume styles.
They offer over 100 plus size costume choices in sizes 1X-12X. They have everything from sailor girls, military, nurses, schoolgirls, leopards, devils, gothics, snow whites, fairies, princess leia, and more all available in sizes 1X-12X. New this year is their Queen of Pop plus size Michael Jackson tribute costume collection available in sizes 1X-12X. Four fabulous Michael Jackson costume styles packed full of shiny metallics, glitz, and glitter. Michael Jackson costumes are sure to be one of the most popular Halloween costumes this year, and now the plus size woman will be able to dress as the Queen of Pop too. They also have a great selection of Dreamgirl costumes in 1X/2X and 3X/4X sizes as well as a fabulous line of lingerie costumes to spice it up in the boudoir. If you are looking for unique plus size costumes in the largest range of sizes this website is the place to go to.
Torrid is a popular plus size online shopping destination as well as a favorite staple among malls and shopping centers across the United States. They’ve just unveiled their new costume collection for 2009. The collection features a super cute Heidi costume, Queen of Wonderland costume, Red Riding Hood, Snow White, Pirate, and Miss Muffet costumes. While their selection is rather limited, they do offer a unique line. Their sizes range from 1X/2X to 3X/4X. If you are lucky enough to have a Torrid store in your area, you can go in and try them on before you buy.
While not exclusively devoted to plus sizes only, Spirit Halloween is still a little gem of a store. They have online shopping as well as brick and mortar stores that pop up around September. They have a wide selection of costumes and accessories. This year they offer such costumes as gypsies, cops, schoolgirls, and more. Their sizes are limited to one size fits all and 1X/2X, 3X/4X, however they do have a large selection of these sizes to choose from.
As Halloween draws near, party goers are starting to plan their costume ensembles for this year’s Halloween parties and events. Don’t let the fact that you have beautiful curves keep you from having a fabulous costume to wow the crowds at your Halloween gatherings. Good luck and happy costume shopping!