Dress Up for Canada Day

What are you doing for Canada Day?We’re getting old, this great country of ours. On July 1st, we get to put our patriotism on grand display with youthful enthusiasm when Canada celebrates its 150th birthday.Back in 1867, the Fathers of Confederation inked the British North America Act, joining Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Ontario and Quebec as one federation under British rule. The next year, Gover…

Mehron Body Makeup - Your Best Choice for Body Painting

Paradise AQ™ Makeup by Mehron is the first choice of many body painters and face painters. You will find that this fantastic product is consistent and customizable, the colours are highly-pigmented and you can apply it as thick or thin as your need. It is water activated, vitamin enriched and smells so good!…

Calgary Costume Rentals - Disappear in Plain Sight!

Regardless of the theme of your next party or event, you can find the perfect look in The Costume Shoppe rental department. We have everything from Roaring 20s and other decade retro gear, Superheroes, Togas, Vintage Tuxedos, Uniforms, Medieval and Renaissance, Historical, Pirates and so much more.We have just done a major photo shoot with many of our rental costumes and will be creating an online…

Grab Some Lucky Charms This St. Patrick's Day

Whether or not you’re feeling lucky, St. Patrick’s Day is a great day to go out and have some fun! Whether you are just having some family fun, grabbing a few drinks with friends, or heading out on a full-fledged pub crawl, we have everything you need for a great St. Paddy’s Day here at the costume shop.Bring some luck to your celebrations with a fun Lucky Leprechaun costume! We have some great Le…

Roaring Twenties

Party like its 1920! We here at The Costume Shoppe embrace and enjoy this formal theme because there’s various versions to embrace. The 1920s was a time of a booming stock market that minted millionaires by the minute. Those who had the money funded lavish investments in New York’s classic skyline and fashioned whimsical parties where inhibitions were set free. This was truly a decade of opulence…

Let's Get Super!

Here at The Costume Shoppe we love our superheroes and we know you do too! The year is off to a big bang with the awesome Deadpool movie that premiered last weekend, breaking all kinds of box office records. 2016 is looking like an amazing year for Superhero movies, from both the Marvel and DC universes. If you are looking for an epic superhero costume this year, we have you covered!The Marve…