Where can you get a nearly-new costume? Consignment shops! Little trick-or-treaters grow like corn stalks each year, so buying a once-used costume will earn you spooky points (and save on cash, too.) From Disney to DIY we’ve found four thrifty ways to get your little pumpkin dressed-up and ready for a frightfully delightful Halloween night.

La Costa Kids

Bursting with costumes this year La Costa Kids is a ghoulishly good place to get a boo-tiful costume at a bargain price. Known to have not only high-end (gently worn) Wishcraft costumes by Chasing Fireflies, they also have superheroes, Disney princesses, ghosts, goblins, and Frankenstein (oh my!) Grab your little ghosts and dig up a cool costume for hallows eve.

Costume Sizes: Newborn-14 years
Cost: $5.99-$14.99
Hours: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

372 N. El Camino Real
Encinitas, Ca
Online: lacostakids.net

  • La Costa Kids
  • Corey's Closet
  • Baby Go Round
  • D.A.V. Oceanside Thrift Store

Where do you shop locally for Halloween costumes? Write us a note in the comments below.

—Nikki Walsh