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Online retailers that sell teen Halloween costumes year-round include Buy Costumes, Party City and Spirit Halloween. Both Buy Costumes and Spirit Halloween also sell tween costumes for younger teenagers in a range of siz... More »

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Fun, do-it-yourself Halloween costume ideas include dressing up as a classic mime or Waldo from the "Where's Waldo?" book series. These costumes are relatively inexpensive, easy to put together and suitable for people of... More »

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Halloween is a festive holiday marked by candy, trick-or-treating, parties and costumes. Though you can go all out with expensive, store-bought costumes, it's easy to make a cheap outfit at home by carefully selecting a ... More »

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The traditions of modern Halloween -- costumes, ghosts, trick-or-treat -- come from a number of ancient civilizations. According to the History website, most experts believe that this spooky holiday stems from the Celtic... More »

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Candy is traditionally given out on Halloween to children who dress up in costumes and go door-to-door asking for candy in a custom known as trick-or-treating. It is increasingly common for children to trick-or-treat in ... More »

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The custom of wearing costumes on Halloween originated during an ancient Celtic holiday called Samhain (pronounced Sah-ween). During this day of the dead celebration, some people visited homes dressed up like fairies, gh... More »

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In France, Halloween is celebrated by dressing up in costumes, going to parties and trick-or-treating. Pumpkins are carved into jack-o-lanterns, and traditional Halloween decorations are displayed in homes and businesses... More »

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