Halloween is one of the most celebrated days of the year. Surely it’s because people get to dress up as their favorite hero, celebrity or movie character. Want to get a great costume on a budget? Create your own costume or get the one you desire by shopping one of these Atlanta shops.

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Junkman’s Daughter
464 Moreland Ave. N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30307
(404) 577-3188

Junkman’s Daughter is a 10,000-square-foot variety store located in the heart of Little Five Points. All year long, the huge store carries unique items for any occasion. Whether it’s for a party, house or a gift, Junkman’s Daughter has what you are looking. When Halloween comes around, the alternative superstore becomes a costume paradise. Visit Junkman’s Daughter to find wigs, make-up, costume and props needed for the perfect costume.

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Psycho Sisters Consignment Boutique
428 Moreland Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30307
(404) 523-0100

Psycho Sisters is a consignment boutique also located in Little Five Points. This consignment boutique carries an array of pieces for any type of style and occasion. The store offers shoppers major labels, new labels and vintage pieces. Whether you plan on dressing up as a 1960s go-go dancer or a vintage nurse, this boutique will have anything you need. When planning your costume, be sure to accessorize it with the the large array of jewelry, hats and shoes that the boutique carries.

Gail K. Fabrics, Inc. 
2216 Cheshire Bridge Road N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30324
(404) 982-0366

The best part about Halloween is that you can create your own look. Many times, it’s quite difficult to find the exact look you are going for when it comes to your costume. For instance, you may find a Freddy Krueger mask and the bladed glove but cant find the outfit or you want an Ivy costume but cannot find the perfect fit. This is when a fabric store comes in handy because you can create the perfect look and fit for your taste and body type. Creating your own Halloween costume is the best way to express yourself and show people who you really are and what you are capable of. Gail K. Fabrics, Inc. is the best fabric store to visit to create your own look this Halloween.

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Richards Variety Store
2347 Peachtree Road N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30305
(404) 237-1412

Are you looking for a costume for yourself or your child? The great thing about Richards Variety Store is that it offers adult and children’s costumes. Many of us like to dress up with our children and chaperon them and their friends as they go trick-or-treating or to the kids’ annual Halloween party. Every little girl wants to be a princess for Halloween and every little boy wants to be their favorite hero. Find them the perfect costume at Richards Variety Store. Whether you are looking for a wig and some silly glasses or a full-out costume, Richards Variety Store has it.

Barefoot Bubba’s
1465 Howell Mill Road
Atlanta, GA 30318
(770) 500-8641

Barefoot Bubba’s is the ultimate costume shop. Bubba’s specializes in theatrical costumes that will wow you and exceed your expectations. This costume shop will take your idea, customize your costume and deliver your concept to you in a timely manner. Along with hand-made costumes, the company also offers rentals just in case you want to have the perfect costume for a Halloween party but don’t want to keep it for next year’s Halloween festivities. This particular costume shop has over 25 years of experience in costume design and has experience in designing from all over the country. Visit Barefoot Bubba’s and win costume of the year at this year’s Halloween party.

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LeQuisha Gray is a freelance writer covering all things Atlanta. Her work can be found on Examiner.com.