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Halloween Party Ideas

So, the party invitations for your children have started rolling in, or perhaps you picked the short straw and are trying to organise a Halloween party for your children and their classmates this year. Whatever your luck, you needn’t spend a lot of money for your children to enjoy the scary excitement of Halloween – from the perfect fancy dress outfit, to stocking up on second hand Halloween decorations, Preloved can help!

Halloween Fancy Dress

First things first, no party would be complete without suitable attire, and here at Preloved you can find lots of great second hand fancy dress outfits for both adults and children! From classic witchy outfits, to favourite TV characters, finding an outfit that your child will love couldn’t be simpler when counting the pennies.

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Halloween Masks

There are loads of scary masks you can pick up second hand here on Preloved in our fancy dress category like this very quirky bird mask!

bird mask

However, if you are organising a kids halloween party, why not set up a corner of your venue/house for halloween mask making to keep excited hands busy? Grab yourself some paper plates, felt tips, paints, glue and a collection of crafting goodies and let the little ones get creative! Check out Tip Junkie where you will find some great craft ideas using paper plates.

Halloween Food Ideas

So you have the outfits and crafting activites sorted, now to create the ultimate feast for the party and passing trick or treaters. Why not have fun with your children and create the Halloween party food together instead of popping to you nearest convenience store to pick up a few mutlipacks? There are so many party food ideas on the internet to give you some inspiration, but we thought we would pick out just some of our favourite creative, yet simple foodie ideas. Click on the images to view the recipes!

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Well there you have it! Now just to find some scary music and eager guests and you will be going into the halloween season fully prepared. Why not share your Halloween party ideas with us us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram? We would love to here what you are all up too this Halloween!

Happy Halloween!

Adele Gardner

Adele Gardner

Creative Writer

Adele is a creative writer for Preloved. She loves literature, travelling, baked goods and is always hunting for new music.