Pierre's Costumes

Halloween is over for us!!!

As far as we are concerned Halloween is over. Well… not entirely, it will be over at the end of the day Saturday, but it’s getting close. We are crazy busy putting together Halloween costumes for all of the people of the Philadelphia area.  We are working long hours and getting pretty tired.  The craziness […]

Halloween is here (for us) already!

We are already in the throes of Halloween rush season. In everyone else’s world, Halloween is on October 31 but for us, it has been here for a couple of months. We are finding that we are getting hundreds of customers coming in every day to look at and reserve their Halloween rental costumes. Don’t […]

We are open again!!!

We are here catching up on your Halloween costumes.   It wasn’t exactly the best time of year for us to have a storm like Hurricane Sandy.  We are however making the best of it. The retail store is still pretty busy, and we are getting lots of customers who are now venturing out to […]

Yes…. We are open on October 29… Just!

We are open & running on a skeleton crew. It’s not exactly a great time of year to have a storm like “Sandy” roll through at Halloween…   We are in the shop (well two of us are) from 10:00am to 8:00pm today on October 29. We plan on being in the shop again on […]

Things are so busy here with halloween and theatrical costumes, we forgot to blog!

Things are so busy here we forgot to blog! You cannot believe how busy things get in a costume shop when we are gearing up for Halloween. We are already overwhelmed, and there is no way we can get through all of the projects that we want to do before Halloween. We also have fall […]

Now hiring costumers for our busy season.

Pierre’s Costumes is looking for some well qualified costume professionals for Halloween 2012 plus permanent long-term costumers too.   NOTE:  We are hiring for multiple positions.  We need short-term seasonal help as well as permanent full-time staff. Pierre’s Costumes seeks an artistic person to work within many aspects of a busy costume shop.  Role could […]

Halloween is almost here!

Halloween 2012 is already here for Pierre’s Costumes   Pierre’s Costumes is readying the retail shop for the upcoming Halloween rush season.  There is lots to do, and little time left to finish it. In the summer of 2000, Pierre’s Costumes was preparing for its big debut at 211 North 3rd Street.  Like magicians with […]

CHRISTMAS IN JULY IS HERE! Pierre’s Costumes Annual Sale Starts now!

We are so excited! This is one of our favorite weeks of the year!   PIERRE’S COSTUMES CHRISTMAS IN JULY SALE RUNNING NOW THRU JULY 28th! Christmas in July has become a Pierre’s Tradition! This year is by far the biggest Sale Pierre’s Costumes has EVER hosted! We are trying to make room in our […]

Costume rentals are way more popular this year.

Consumers are renting more high-end costumes instead of buying cheap bagged costumes It seems that consumers are wanting to look good in professionally made costumes instead of wearing thin flimsy bagged costumes. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 21, 2011 — Rentals on professionally made costumes are dramatically up from previous years at Pierre’s Costumes.  Halloween falls on […]

Halloween rush time

We are in the middle of the Halloween rush season right now.  It is starting to get very busy in the shop and we have lots of customers looking for their Halloween costume.   We are also unpacking lots of new items for the retail walls.  You would not believe the amount of boxes that […]