Top Costumes 2015

Top 10 Halloween costumes for 2015

Posted On November 9, 2015 at 4:12 pm by / No Comments

According to an NRF survey released in september  more than 157 million Americans celebrate Halloween this year.  They spend nearly 7 billion on on decorations, candy, costumes and more.

Online searches and retail stores/costume shops remain the top sources for costume inspiration. Pinterest continues to grow in popularity among those looking for costume inspiration, as this year’s percentage is nearly double the amount who used the site for inspiration just three years ago.

Inspiration For Halloween Costumes

Only those who indicated that they plan to celebrate Halloween answered the questions below.
Charts from the NRF Foundation’s Retail Insight Center. To access this data and more research please visit the Retail Insight Center.

NRF’s 2015 Top Costumes Survey found that Minions and “Star Wars” characters each made an appearance on all three top costume lists – adults, children’s and pets. Hollywood and pop culture both have a tremendous impact on how adults and their children decide to dress for this evening.

Princess costumes is 11 years in a row top the children’s costume and witch came in as the top adult costume for the same time period.  Most pet owners chose a pumpkin for their friend’s costume.

Top Costumes 2015If you are interested to find out which are the top-selling costumes by year, from 1983 to 2015 watch this video.

People find inspiration for costume in different spheres of life, from cartoon characters, animals, pop culture, historical figures, politicians to a fantasy world. Each year we can see the range of different costumes and that is great.

Where you find inspiration for your costume, share with us.


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