September 12, 2008

HA: Become the Envy of Everyone with a Cool Couples' Costume

Couples costumes are becoming more impressive and popular with each passing year. From funny to frightening and from sexy to sensational, couples' costumes are becoming some of the most sought-after costumes of all time.

If you and your date want to express your feelings for each other and make it known that you're off limits to others, a couples costume may be perfect for you.

Take a look at some of this year's cool couples costumes to find one that perfectly represents your relationship! Simply click on the links below or visit's Couples Costume department.

If yours is a love that's groovy and whimsical, then you'll love our "I Got You, Babe" couple's costume. Sonny and Cher were, at one time, the hottest Hollywood couple and you can capture their magic this Halloween when you and your date dress as this classic duo.

Is yours the love of a lifetime? Do other couples fashion their relationships to resemble yours? Then prove to the world that love didn't exist before the two of you found each other when you wear our Adam and Eve couples costume. A love as eternal as theirs is waiting for the two of you this Halloween.

Is yours a sizzling, delectable love? Do you perfectly compliment each other? Then show the world that the two of you are meant for each other in our Bacon and Eggs couples costume. Turn up the heat together this Halloween!

Is yours an electrifying love? Do the sparks fly every time you're around each other? Then prove it with our Plug and Socket couples costume. Keep things current and complete the circuit of love this Halloween!

Is yours a nutty kind of love? Do you fit together perfectly? Then you're sure to love expressing yourselves in our Nuts and Bolts couples costume. The longer these two stay together, the harder it is to separate them.'s impressive selection of couples Halloween costumes are designed to be as comfortable as they are appealing. We carry couples costumes to meet almost every need and fit almost every budget. And the best part of it all is that when you purchase a couples costume from, you're getting two costumes for the price you'd expect to pay for just one costume at any other costume retailer.

So, what are you waiting for? The hottest couples costumes are just a click away!

Make this Halloween a romantic adventure with

HA: Spider-Man is the Man this Season!

Peter Parker may not be an impressive man but give him a spider suit and an adventure and he becomes a superheroic kind of guy. Spider-Man is one of the hottest superheroes of all time. He's fast, dexterous, and trustworthy--what more could you ask for in a superhero?

This year's Spider-Man costumes are better than ever before. From adults to children and infants to your favorite furry companion, carries sensational Spidey costumes for every member of your family.

Check out this season's coolest Spider-Man costumes. Simply click on the links below or visit's Spider-Man costume department.

Help your pampered pooch tap into his Spidey sense this Halloween in our Spiderman Comic Cartoon Pet costume. This officially licensed Spider-Man costume is sure to make your pup the coolest superpooch in town!

Keep the youngest member of your household comfy and cozy in our Spiderman Infant costume. This precious costume is designed to keep your baby warm without being constricting or uncomfortably bulky. Use the included mask or paint your baby's face to complete the look!

Help your little one pay homage to his favorite superhero this Halloween. If he loves showing his muscles, he's sure to enjoy the new "manly" physique the Spiderman Muscle Chest costume gives him. This cool Spider-Man costume comes in a wide variety of sizes and features built-in Spidey muscles to give your little guy a cool "masculine" edge.

Your adventurous teen will be ready to save the city in style when she wears our incredibly impressive Spider-Girl Teen costume. This form fitting, but comfortable, lightweight costume is perfect for the younger wall crawler. Complete with a trendy, jeweled eye mask, this costume is designed to turn heads.

And adults can join in on the Spidey fun this Halloween too in our ultra cool, adult Spider-Man costumes. We carry adult Spider-Man costumes in a wide array of standard and plus sizes and styles to help you recapture the magic of Saturday morning cartoons and today's modern Spidey films and comic books. From the traditional, red Spider-Man suit to the new, black Venom and Anti-Venom suits, knows Spidey costumes like no other costume retailer.

If you're looking for the perfect Spider-Man costume, look no further than We carry one of the largest and most impressive lines of officially licensed Spider-Man costumes available anywhere. And with our quick and easy, no hassle return policy, you're sure to be completely satisfied with every purchase you make from our massive, state-of-the-art website.

When you need high quality, affordable Spider-Man costumes, delivers.

For more information about Spider-Man Halloween costumes or Halloween costumes in general, please visit

The Top Ten Halloween Novelties of All Time

Halloween isn't just about dressing up and collecting treats. It's the one night of the year when it's perfectly normal to carry eggs and toilet paper on your person in the hopes of using them up before the night is over.

But if you're too young to partake in Halloween vandalism or if you're hoping to relive the fun you had as a kid and you want something cool to torment your friends and family at this year's party without causing them too much stress, you're in luck. presents the coolest gags and novelties of all time for your viewing and tormenting pleasure. Check them out by clicking the links below!

10. No Tear Toilet Paper: There's just nothing worse than being "indisposed" with a roll of toilet paper that you just don't have the strength to tear. (Don't ask us how we know this, we just do.) This cool novelty won't tear no matter how much your embarrassed and frustrated friends try. Pull, tug, sweat, grunt, and pop a gut, but it's just no use.

9. Bloody Razor: Scare the crap out of Grandma when you use our novelty razor to slice through your skin (just be sure to leave the No Tear Toilet Paper in the bathroom before you do.) This cool novelty features a liquid-filled bulb that will spurt red liquid onto your skin as you "slice" your way to the bone.

8. Dog Doo: Ah, what could be more refreshing and exhilarating than freaking everyone out with fake dog poo? Place in beside the toilet, in the refrigerator, or in the neighbor's swimming pool. Either way, make the most of the poo!

7. Puff Puff Cigarette: Imagine the look on Mom's face when her 12-year-old comes in "smoking" a cigarette. This fake cigarette is realistic in appearance and features fake smoke to get you into all kinds of trouble this Halloween.

6. Shock Pen: Keep this cool gag handy for anyone needing a pen. When the pen is clicked, it shocks whoever is holding it. Not recommended for persons with health conditions or the elderly but it's hilarious for everyone else!

5. Hot Pops: Treat your friends to something yummy this Halloween. Just be prepared to run when they actually put these ultra-hot lollipops in their mouths. Spice up the evening and seek delicious revenge at the same time!

4. Money Snatcher: Who can resist picking up cold, hard cash from the floor? Imagine the frustration they'll experience when your younger siblings can't quite grab that dough!

3. Hand Buzzer: An old classic is still a gag favorite. Simply place the buzzer in your hand and shake hands with everyone you meet!

2. Fake Vomit: Sprinkle this cool gag with water for a more realistic effect and place it in the car, on the toilet, or on your clothes for a gross surprise!

And finally, the coolest cheap thrill of all time:

1. The Remote Controlled Fart Machine: Featured on The Howard Stern Show, this cool noise maker emits five realistic fart sounds and is activated by remote control. Works up to 50 feet away and through walls to torment your more modest guests!

And there you have it. The hilarious novelty toys that you used to pick up at local carnivals and from the back of comic books are now at Your parents despised them, your grandma was appalled by them, and your children will love them!

Are these gags a little too tame for your tormenting pleasure? No problem! carries a wide array of decorations, props, and gags that are sure to tickle your fancy this Halloween.

So, what are you waiting for? Halloween is just around the corner and the coolest novelties are only a click away!

September 9, 2008

Jazz it Up This Halloween With Cool Costume Accessories

Whether you've chosen a simplistic costume or one that's more elaborate, one thing is for certain--your costume isn't complete without accessories. Even if you've ordered a deluxe costume this season, some of the important accessories may not have been included and you'll need to choose your own to give the attire a more genuine, authentic look.

If you haven't started thinking about accessories, now is the time to do it. With Halloween just around the corner, costume retailers are going to be bombarded with orders for today's hottest costumes and accessories and unless you order your accessories early, you may miss out.

Not sure where to start looking for the perfect accessories to make your costume the best it can be? No problem--that's where we come in! We've taken the liberty of compiling a list of must-have accessories for a few of our hottest costume categories to ensure that your costume is "Hall of Fame" worthy this Halloween!

Superheroes Costumes: Whether your favorite superhero is Wonder Woman or Spider-Man, all superhero costumes need the same basic accessories to make them sensational. Without a utility belt and a few trusty weapons, your superhero costume is just another costume.

Sexy Costumes: From the seductively mild to the sinfully wild, all sexy costumes need stockings, sexy shoes and jewelry. In order to be a vicious vixen, you'll need to dress like one. Wanna really glam it up this season? Forget the beauty salon and instead grab a cool costume wig. Turn dull, lifeless hair into shimmering locks of sexy sophistication, instantly.

Elegant Costumes: Elaborate royalty and masquerade costumes will often require costume gloves, tiaras, shoes, and costume jewelry in order to look their best. Depending on just how elaborate your costume is, you might want to take a look at the costume wig section of in order to garner the appropriate hairstyle without a visit to the salon.

Regardless of the costume you have chosen for this season, you're sure to find the perfect accessories for it at From wigs, makeup, clothing accessories, shoes, boots, gloves, and hats to jewelry, badges, sunglasses and more, NewYorkCostumes carries accessories for every costume you see on our website.

And because we only stock costumes and accessories from the most reputable manufacturers in the business, you can be sure that you're getting only the highest quality merchandise when you purchase from

The perfect Halloween costume accessories are waiting for you. From glam to goth, period to plus size, and superhero to super sexy, all costumes need coordinating, fashionable, and appropriate costume accessories to make the grade this Halloween.

When you need affordable accessories, wigs, or makeup, you need to let the Masters of Masquerade answer the call!

September 4, 2008

New York Costumes a Mystifying Shopping Experience

If you're ready for the shopping experience of a lifetime, you're ready to stop by New York Costumes in the heart of New York City! Boasting two entrances at 104 4th Street and 808 Broadway at 11th Street, this massive Halloween superstore spans an entire city block!

New York Costumes is the hottest place to be in New York City during the Halloween shopping season. From the most impressive costumes and props imaginable, to bizarre and wonderous novelty items that you won't find anywhere else, New York Costumes literally has it all!

Even today's hottest celebrities know that New York Costumes is the most mystifying place for all things horrorific, sexy, humorous, and weird! We've served some of the most popular celebrities in the world and we promise to treat you like a star as well from the moment you walk into our incredible mega-store until the moment you leave.

And we'll entertain you each step of the way! While browsing through our massive inventory of costumes, wigs, accessories, props and decorations, shoes, mascots and more, stop by and take a makeup lesson from our professional makeup artist, or let our magician show you how to add a little magic to your life. Try not to blush as you look through our massive selection of mind-blowingly sexy costumes and or simply try to find yourself in our remarkable masquerade mask section. Either way, you're sure to love every moment of your visit to New York Costumes!

There is a world of adventure awaiting you around every corner of our 14,000 square foot Halloween superstore and we can't wait to see you here! From special effects and decorations to movie magic props and more, New York Costumes aims to please like no other Halloween shop.

Just ask anyone who has visited our incredible store and they'll tell you that we are one of New York's finest attractions. New York Costumes is the only Halloween costume and prop shop in the city and we've been proud to call New York City home for the last 26 years!

Whether you're looking for the perfect costume, the perfect prop, or the perfect afternoon getaway, you're sure to love New York Costumes! Stop by, take a look, and let us captivate you as we have millions of others in the past!

We are conveniently located in the heart of the city at 104 4th Street and 808 Broadway. And our store hours are:

Monday - Saturday: 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

and Sunday: 12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Not familiar with the city? No problem! Get a map to our location by clicking here!
Not sure if it's worth the drive? Let our virtual tour prove to you that it is! Click here to view our video tour.

If you're looking for an adventure, you need to let the Masters of Masquerade guide you! New York Costumes: The world's best and New York's only Halloween costume and prop shop!

New York Costume Rentals

If you want the hottest costumes and the most realistic Halloween props, you'll need to check out's incredible selection of rentals!

From theatrical quality superhero costumes to movie quality Halloween props, allows you to rent the finest Halloween props and costumes imaginable!

Shock the crowd and get ready for the superheroic adventure of a lifetime when you wear our deluxe Spiderman rental costume! Even Peter Parker himself would find this little gem to be an incredible addition to his costume wardrobe. You shouldn't have to settle for anything less than the best and with this incredible rental costume from, you don't have to!

Not a fan of the wall crawler? No, problem! New York Costumes offers rentals to help you pay tribute to other larger-than-life superheroes as well! Take Gotham back and prepare to win the heart heart of the leading lady in our incredibly impressive Batman rental costume! New York Costume's Batman rental costume comes complete with everything you need to take the Joker down in style. Watch out Joker, the tables have turned and Batman holds the cards now!

From superheroes to sexy seductresses, has Halloween costume and prop rentals down to an art!

If you want only the most impressive Halloween props incorporated into your Halloween decor, you're ready to take advantage of's Halloween prop rentals!

From the moderately disturbing to the down-right nightmarish, New York Costumes delivers Halloween prop rentals like no one else!

Put the class back in Halloween and count on raking in the compliments when you use our Count Dracula rental prop. Reminiscent of the Lon Chaney version of Dracula, this impressive prop is sure to make you the talk of the town! Complete with his own crypt, the Count has never looked so good!

Prefer something a little more animated? Then you'll love New York Costume's Shivering Mummy rental prop! This spooky guy is sure to shake things up a bit this Halloween! You can incorporate him into your typical Halloween decorations or let him watch over an entire room for you while you're away. Either way, New York Costumes' Shivering Mummy rental is sure to please!
Whether you need something impressive for a day, a week, or a month, you're sure to appreciate the massive selection of rental props and rental costumes at New York Costumes! Renting props from New York Costumes is easy and affordable and you're sure to find something perfect each time you visit the massive website.
To inquire about New York Costumes' rental costumes and props, please call 212-673-4546. Representatives will be able to happy to help you with the rental arrangements!
Make this Halloween sizzle with only the best costume and prop rentals from!