Whether you are looking to be spooky or sexy this Halloween, these 10 costume shops are fully equipped to scare any bawab.
Halloween is almost upon us, and Cairo shops are gearing up to provide you with a wide array of costumes and accessories to transform you into the belle of the ball or the horrorshow that you truly are. This is the only day of the year when it's acceptable to pretend to be someone other than yourself - as if you aren’t doing that already - so get ready to bust up the societal norms and look hot, scary, funny, or all the above - actually we prefer all the above. In an effort to help the scary cause we compiled a list of 10 badass costume shops that will inspire both envy and fear this year.
Mommy, mommy, I AM DRACULA! Toy and Joy sells all kinds of freaky Halloween costumes and toys for kids of all ages! They've got fangs, blood, limbs, pretty much the whole severed body package. They’re located in Dokki, Maadi, and Sheikh Zayed. They can also help customize your very own Halloween party! Go on, get spooky!
Contact details: Dokki: 3 Mosaddak Street 01000104502, Dokki: 4 Elhamy el Kerdany Street 01002198040, Maadi: 18 El Nasr Street, New Maadi 01069000422, El- Sheikh Zayed: Beverly Hills - Mall 2, 01011842884, or Facebook
Whether your child is obsessed with superheroes or cartoon princesses, Hedaya has the costume to have your little one ruling the school this year. They've got costumes for all ages ranging from Iron Man (300LE) to Aerial (328EGP), and they also have the decorations you need to throw the spookiest party of the year.
Welcome to Neverland, the land of Peter Pan and pixie dust! This is the place to go to if you never want to grow up (and, I mean, who does?) Life is dull without a little imagination, and imagination is not lacking at Neverland! Check out hundreds of costumes that are geared towards men, women, and children of all ages. They sell all the accessories—masks, hats, wigs, etc—you need to make your costume look complete.They even have magic tricks, for those who need that little bit of extra spark this Halloween.
From a spooky Chucky to sexy devil horns, fake blood, and vampire capes, the tiny shop has a lot of variety that will surely fix you up with the scariest costume this Halloween. Everyone will want to be your friend if you show up in one of their costumes, we reckon.
Contact details: Level 3, Cairo Festival City Mall.
Party, party, partaay! Looking for costumes and supplies to throw your kid a scary PG13 Halloween party? Then this is the one-stop station complete with face paint and goodie bags! There will only be one 2016 Halloween and only one party crowned the scariest, so get started by checking out this station.
Contact details: Nasr City at 01065525755, Downtown Mall at 01021979819, New Cairo at 012028004385, 6th of October at 01028004386, Galleria 40 Mall at 01006894006, and Porto Cairo Mall at 01020076682 or Facebook
Bal Masque sells sexy costumes for men and women, cute costumes for kids and the most adorable costumes for pets! Seriously, wanna be a hot batgirl? Do you dream of being chiseled and buff like The Flash, like you've been working out all year for this? Hell yeah you do! Be the person you've dreamt of being your entire life! This is the spot to find the naughtier you. A costume from Bal Masque guarantees to slay at every Halloween party you deign to attend. Check out their Angry Birds Red Bird costume for dogs for only 250 pounds.
Peek-a-Boo, I see....wait I can't see you! Ahhh! This is the place to get some freaky ass masks. They have super dope masks for only 250 pounds! They’re very responsive and can be reached through email and Facebook message, so just send your orders there, and hide your true self on the scariest night of the year.
Lil and Kim has the widest range of costumes for kids and adults alike. Wanna look like the sexy Harley Quinn from Suicide Squad? Well now you can! Order it now through their site for 1450EGP! Be sure to check you their sale section, providing affordable prices for super legit costumes that will have you looking fab this Halloween.
Do you dream of the zombie apocalypse, and seeing the streets overrun with panic and blood? Aiming for that chic 'gruesome and bloody' look? Trying to make your hand look like it’s a severed bloody mess? Jumbo Gifts and Toys is the place to go for makeup and costumes in Zamalek this Halloween.
Contact details: 02 27375205 or Facebook page here.
Want to channel your inner sex goddess this Halloween? Or maybe you just wanna look super hot for bae? Check out Croquette’s sexy lingerie shop for their special Halloween edition of all things naughty. They’re located at Downtown Mall!