Whether you’re looking for the scariest halloween costume of the year, want to shine at the Carnival celebrations or maybe you’re just going to a theme party and want to wow the crowd! No matter what occasion and what time of year,  you’ll find that Barcelona has something for everyone! We at Citylife listed few shops for you so that you don’t have to do the research, just find the perfect costume and dress to impress!

El Relámpago

costume-relampagoYou will find the best decorations for a Halloween party at El Relámpago. Here, you can find the creepiest decorations for Halloween and the funkiest most outrageous stuff for carnival too! They also offer fancy outfits and accessories of all kind of quality and price range. Check out their website for awesome face painting tutorials!


El Ingenio

costume-ingenioEl Ingenio is located right in the city centre, along La Rambla and is a fairly famous shop in the city! You can find costumes here, but they are most famous their party decorations! From accessories like wigs, skeletons and makeup to decor like giant puppets and props! The shop is fully stocked all year round, so remember this location if you need fun costumes and props later on in the year!


costumes-menkesMenkes is the place to find the finest tailored costumes with high quality that you can re-use over and over again. Menkes was established in 1950 as a dressmaking shop. For a long time it designed the most beautiful dresses and costumes from Broadway shows to custom designs for individual customers. They also offer tailoring services and costume rentals. This is a place to go if you want to have costume that stands out of the crowd.


costume-arturoAtucom is a start-up company formed by a team of professionals with extensive experience in the field, and with a special concern for the right customer. From Atucom you can find a huge collection of costumes for any occasion. They have the coolest zombie costumes and fake brains! Costumes can be found online so you can take a look beforehand at the website and just stop by at the shop to collect your perfect outfit.

Party Fiesta

costume-party-fiestaParty Fiesta is very popular costume store with multiple locations. The first shop was opened in Barcelona in 1994 and after they expanded to become a  worldwide chain. You can find everything from costumes to decorations at just one shop. Their price range varies depending on the details and quality from 15€ to 60€ but you can find a very nice costume for under 25€.

– Ronja




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