My intention of this article is to provide you discount fancy dress party costume ideas for the ladies, I know the majority of you reading this more likely is being financially affected by the COVID-19. Let us hope and pray the United States government provides you another stimulus for the holidays, but in the meantime, I am going to provide you the best deals I can find to save you money.
What Is A Fancy Dress Party
The majority of these types of events people will come dressed up in costumes, but not your ordinary costumes will do for this type of event. You might find this interesting that this type of party began in the 18th century, and the theme most of the guests dressed up as were famous people of the past. Today it is much more open to just about anything with good taste, you can even come up with your own costume ideas if you are creative enough. The best strategy to use for such an occasion is to treat this as a competition, and this will get your more inspired to become more creative.
Good Housekeeping Ideas For Women
Good Housekeeping wrote an article with some very good party suggestions, and these are especially for women in search of some fancy dress party costume ideas. I do recommend you take a peek at the list they provided, and for your convenience, I have listed them below for you.
- Ghost Buster Jumpsuit Costume is their first on their list, and it even comes with the Ghost Buster’s official patch. You can get this at Halloween.com for the price of $56.99, and so this is the number one choice you can consider.
- Adult Disney Mrs. Incredible is next, and I have never heard of this and it would not be one of my choices to recommend to you. This one is available at ASDA, and the price for this one is $32.00.
- The next on their list goes by the name of Pink Ladies, and this is basically just a pink jacket similar to the ones worn in the movie Grease. This is another ASDA choice you can consider, and this is very affordable at $13.00.
- The Gothic Witch is more of a traditional choice, and you will receive your hat and the dress. This is located at Halloween Costumes and is very affordable at the price of $19.99
- If you are shopping for something that will make you stand out from the rest, you might want to consider Little Red Riding Hood? Another Halloween Costumes choice and this can be yours for the price of $47.99.
- Did you ever watch Harry Potter, and if so do you remember Professor McGonagall? This is at ASDA for the price of $22.00, so Good Housekeeping is providing you a nice variety of choices for every budget.
- For you ladies who always wanted to be a cheerleader now is your chance, and guess what you even receive your very own pom poms with this outfit. You can check this one out by visiting Amazon, and it is very affordable for every budget.
- What do you think about dressing up as Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz, and you can do just that at Halloween Costumes for $47.99.
- The next is a Creepy Clown, so if you are into clowns this might be a good one to consider. This is at Halloween Costumes as well, and it can be yours for $37.99.
- Have you ever thought about what it would be like to have magic powers, and if so the Dark Sorceress might be just what you are shopping for? Halloween Costumes has this one as well, you can purchase this one for $42.99.
- Did you ever attend the circus as a little girl, and if so maybe being a female Circus Ringmaster would appeal to you? This is the last on the list and once again Halloween Costumes is the place to go, you will pay $47.99.
If you are interested in any of the choices on the list above, you can either use the links in the list to the store or from the Good Housekeeping article.
The majorty of these fancy parties masks are not included in your outfits, so you might be wise to ask if this is required or not before choosing your costume for the party.
Bargainhunters Shopping Guide
Now I am going to share some of my own favorites I have found, and you can be sure these all are budget-friendly. Free Family Solutions main interest is to provide problem solving articles for families, and one of the majority of problems we all face is the high cost of our economy. So sharing not only solutions, but high-qualty products at affordable prices is also a priority, and now let us get started with what I have found for you ladies.
Spiderweb Print Dress
Even though this might not be a costume, I really liked this from the first time I set my eyes on it. I am going to share it anyway with you, and you just might like it enough to consider wearing it to your fancy event. Before I provide you a peek at this dress, I am going to share some of the highlights with you.
- Knee Length
- Swing Silhouette
- Long Sleeves
- Crew Neckline
- Soft Comfortable Fabric
- Knit Stretch Material
- Polyester Spandex
- Machine Care
- Up to 3X
- Spiderweb All Over Print Design
- Party or Casual Wear
Where you can check this dress out more if you desire to is LTD Commodities, and while you are there don’t be surprised what you might find for the holiday decorating at great deals.
Let’s See What Amazon Has For You Ladies
Since Amazon is probably the most popular shopping website for families, I thought I would do the work for you and check out what they have and share them with you.
- Goovy Hippie
- Beer Babe Octoberfest
- Snow White
- Bat Woman
- Roman Empress
- Pink Princess
- Sleeping Beauty
- Spartan Queen
- Sexy Godess
- Red Riding Hood
These were the ones that caught my eye on my Amazon search, I only checked the first page. All of these are great choices, and you will be the hit of the party by dressing up as any of these I am sure. Now let us check out the next store, and I hope you are enjoying our fancy dress party costume ideas shopping trip so far?
Shopping At Halloween Express
Our next stop is at Halloween Express, and I am going to list what they refer to as their best adult costumes.
- Harley Quinn
- Sister Mary
- Red Riding Hood
- Sexy Indian Woman
- Old West Saloon Girl
- French Empress
- Southern Belle
- Virgin Mary
You will find Halloween Express provides a variety of price ranges, so everyone should be able to find something they love within their own spending budget here. Here are their categories to choose from, and this should give you even a better idea if this store is worth your time.
- Classic Horror Movies
- Science Fiction
- Super Heroes
- Roaring 20’s
As you can see this store has a lot to offer you, and again they do have affordable prices available. Much depends on what your taste might be, but this is a place worth shopping if you are in search for the pefect outfit.
Our Last Stop Party City
As for my last store to share with you in this article, I am going to be visiting Party City. This is a new website for me as well as it might be new for you, so together let us do some shopping to see what we can find here.
- Super Hero
Again this store provides a nice variety of themes for us to check out, and now I am going to share my favorites that I find while shopping on this website.
- Baywatch Babe
- Lady Officer
- Act 2 Anna Disney Frozen
- Bride of Chucky
- Lady Baseball Player
- Annie Oakley
- Little Bo Beep
- Mrs. Potato Head
These are my favorites that I noticed as I was shopping on Party City, and as you can see this website does provide some different themes than the others we have visited.
Huffpost How To Dress Up Article
I have not forgotten those of you who might not be able to afford to purchase a costume, and maybe you are one of those people who are not comfortable dressing up for Halloween. Well, you are in luck since Huffpost has written an article for people just like you, so let us see what they recommend for you to do?
Fashionable Halloween Outfit
- Crocidile City Bag
- High Waist Skater Skirt
- Cassie Cat Long Sleeve Crop Top
- ASOS Mandem Pointed Flat Shoes
So this is the outfit Huffpost recommends for those of you who are not dress up in costume type of people, and this is an option to consider.
Fancy Dress Party Costume Ideas
I really hope between Good Housekeeping and myself we have provided you some very helpful information, and I thank you for visiting Free Family Solutions and going on this shopping trip with me today. If there is anything I can help you with please don’t be shy about leaving me a comment below, and that is the reason I added that form, so you are able to contact me with what is on your mind.