[dropcap type=”e.g. circle or none” color=”#ffffff” background=”#e53b2c”] E [/dropcap]ach year, Halloween costumes are determined by the latest styles, celebrities, musicians, and movies. 2014 has been no exception, and a lot of trendy Halloween costumes are hitting the shelves. Anyone with kids will probably be asked for one of these costumes this year, and anyone who is attending a Halloween or autumn event is likely to see at least a few of these characters running around.
With a little preparation, you can be caught up on the latest styles and perhaps even find a bargain. So, what are the hottest costumes for Halloween 2014?
1. All Things Frozen
Any parent or non-parent could probably have guessed that Frozen would rank here. The smash hit went to theaters twice and captivated audiences around the world. Little girls aspire to be Elsa or Anna, and let’s face it, some grown women can’t help but sing “Let It Go”. As far as kids costumes, little girls will be looking for Elsa and Anna costumes at every stop.
2. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles might have originated over a decade ago, but their emergence in 2014 has caused a resurgence of interest from kids and nostalgic fans. Little boys all over will likely ask to dress as their favorite TMNT character. Leonardo, Rafael, Michelangelo, and Donatello rank as one of the hottest Halloween costumes for kids in 2014.
3. Spiderman and Other Superheroes
Spiderman has been a reigning children’s costume for several years, and 2014 is no exclusion! With the release of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 in 2014, kids all over are eager to dress up as their favorite superhero for Halloween. Aside from Spiderman, Iron Man and any of the Avengers characters are among the most popular costume choices for Halloween 2014.
4. Any Princess
Although Frozen will lead the charge, girls will also be happy dressing as any princess for Halloween 2014. Generic princesses that aren’t distinct as any particular animated princess are a hot costume item this year, as are all the Disney princesses. Snow White, Rapunzel, Sleeping Beauty, and Cinderella are expected to be in high demand for Halloween 2014.
Animals are popular Halloween costumes for children of all ages. In 2014, hot Halloween costumes for older and younger children includes puppies, monkeys, ladybugs, bears, and more. With a wide variety of animal costumes available at multiple vendors, the possibilities are virtually endless! From lizards and lions to frogs and tigers, kids of all ages will be opting for animal costumes this Halloween.
Anyone with children will likely be asked about one or more of these costumes this Halloween. To meet demand, department stores and specialty Halloween stores are readily stocking this costumes. With this list in hand, parents can prepare by watching out for bargains and sales, or they can simply be prepared to make trendy suggestions. Anyone who is Trick or Treating, Trunk or Treating, or going to a fall festival can be sure they will see these popular costumes.