Pierre's Costumes

Halloween Hours 2017

Halloween is almost here We will be staying open late on several days this month for Halloween. If you are in Philadelphia and need high quality rental costumes or accessories, stop in for full service help. We have a city block long warehouse with 30 foot ceilings and costumes up to the roof. We have […]

Summer theatre season is coming.

We are already booking many productions for summer theatre. Inquire soon if you are planning on doing a show this summer that needs costumes. Our theatrical costumes are getting booked quickly.  With over 1 million costumes, we never run out, but it still makes sense to book early in case we get a run on […]

Santa Claus Is Coming To Town

We have neglected to blog for a while… It has a lot to do with the fact that we get extremely busy during “Santa Claus season”.  We have been shipping thousands of Santa suits, Santa boots, wig & beard sets, and related accessories for the past few weeks. Today it has finally started to slow […]

Pierre’s Costumes at the “Gold E. Locks” Trial

Costume rentals are often used in children’s programs around Philadelphia! Here, our Goldilocks and 3 Bears make an appearance at City Hall for a new program, the “Gold E. Locks” mock trial, that will ultimately bring the trial experience to schools that cannot afford or do not have the resources to make the trip to […]

Spamalot is the new hot show for 2013

We are receiving many requests for the costumes for Spamalot this spring.   It seems that nobody seems to have a complete set of the specialized costumes for the show Spamalot.  With the rights being released this year, many groups are putting on this show.  It looks like any organization that puts on this production […]

Les Misérables Show Design at Pierre’s

We are in the thick of show season here at Pierre’s, and we would like to take a little time to show you some of the “behind the scenes” of theatre season! During the Spring months we send out hundreds of costumes a week for multiple shows. Our clients range anywhere from Middle Schools to […]

Theatre week is almost over!

Some of our customers have already obtained their free theatrical costume. If you want your free costume, lock in your theatrical production by the end of this week. If you fill in all of the paperwork and book your show by the end of the week, you will get one costume free of charge.   […]

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 […]

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 […]

The Origins of Uncle Sam

4th of July is quickly approaching and in honor of our nation’s independence we here at Pierre’s would like to share some fun facts about everyone’s favorite patriot, Uncle Sam! So where did the classic image of Uncle Sam originate? As far back as the revolutionary war, Uncle Sam is said to be first named […]