Creative Costumes & Oddities at

Whether you’re dressing up or looking for unique items to decorate with, you need to start with Goodwill in mind.  Although you’ll find great pre-packaged costumes, there’s nothing like getting super creative and putting something unique together.

If your creative juices aren’t flowing, you can always visit Pinterest or similar sites to get some ingenious ideas before shopping online at  Following are some recent finds to get you started.
Awesome Large Resin Alien Skull Halloween Life Size (33161427)




4 Creepy Vintage Books for Halloween Display POE (33158862)





Costume World Heavyweight Wrestling Belt (33149544)





New Sailor Dress Costume Size L From Target (33220401)




Burgundy & Gold 3-Piece Sari (33174190)




Below are a few other ideas on combining pieces to create a unique look:

Create The Most Interesting Man in the World Look

Lot Of (5) Ben Wade Tobacco Pipes (33200989)  + Men’s Microtech Black Pinstripe Blazer Size 44R (33163091)


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Create a Cat Lady Look

Victorias Secret Purple Terry Cloth Robe Sz S (33255552) + WebKinz Plush Toys Lil’ Kinz Striped Alley Cat (33325239)



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Create a Modernized Version of Lucille Ball

Alex + Alex Black/White Mesh Polkadot Dress Sz 8 (33284762) + Darling Black Checked Apron Dutch Tulip Pocket (33159635) + Guess by Marciano Black Mary-Jane Style Heels (33156001) + Retro Cat’s Eye Sunglasses (33189030)


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