Now Reading
Shopping Online for Halloween

Shopping Online for Halloween

Guest post by Emilie Sarkissian, Halloween shopping star.

Picture yourself last Halloween, running around with your kids, shoulder to shoulder with other last-minute shoppers, fighting for the last Spiderman costume. Now, picture yourself in front of your computer, mouse in hand, clicking around for 30 minutes and getting everything delivered to your door. That’s how simple it can be. Why not choose to experience only the relaxing and fun side of Halloween?

To help you out, we spent some time looking for the best Canadian online stores where you can find everything you need. The perk is you get to spend more quality time with your family at Halloween. You might also find some unique pieces that you can’t get anywhere else. What’s not to love?

Halloween Decorations and Tableware

The Party MonkeyParty Monkey Halloween Shopping Online

Online party supply store.

Shipping: $12.95 for BC, no local pickup.
Return policy: 10 days return or exchange.
Payment: Visa, Mastercard and American Express
We like:

  • The site is moderately user-friendly.
  • It’s a local store.
  • The site tells you how many pieces are left.
  • They have a large selection.
  • Great clearance section.

Discounts: Big anniversary sale in October.

Green Treats and Party Supplies

Green Planet Parties Halloween Shopping OnlineGreen Planet Parties

Eco-friendly party supplies.

Shipping: From $12.95, plus a local pickup option in Port Moody or Vancouver.
Return policy: 14 days for return or exchange.
Payment: Paypal, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, money order and cheque
We like:

  • The site is very user-friendly.
  • Great product selection.
  • Cute store design.
  • It’s local and it’s green!

Handmade Masks

Her Flying Horses Etsy Halloween Online ShoppingHer Flying Horses on Etsy

Quality handmade costumes for pretend play.

Shipping: From $2.50 (depends on item and quantity).
Return policy: within 5 days of receipt upon approval first.
Payment: Paypal, Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express
We like:

  • The site is extremely user-friendly.
  • All the Etsy functionality, including customer feedback and filters.
  • Clear pictures.
  • Product originality.
  • Custom items option.

Personalized Cards, Stickers and Tags

Honeybunch Halloween Online ShoppingHoneybunch

Personalized gifts for babies, new moms, big kids, birthdays.

Shipping: $12.95 for BC.
Return policy: 21 days for return or exchange.
Payment: Paypal, Visa, Discover, Mastercard
We like:

  • The site is very user-friendly.
  • A wide range of products that can be personalized.
  • Cute store design, with nice, clear images.
  • Simplicity of the browsing.
  • Great “search for a wishlist” function.

Promo Code: First time newsletter subscribers receive an instant coupon code for 15% off their first order.

Dress Up

Scholars Choice Halloween Online ShoppingScholar’s Choice

Oldest and largest distributor of educational materials and toys in Canada.

See Also

Shipping: $10 or free for orders over $100 (Canada only).
Return policy: 30 days for return or exchange.
Payment: Visa, Mastercard
We like:

  • The site is extremely user-friendly.
  • Large product selection.
  • Special member pricing.
  • Ability to shop by theme.
  • Birthday party registry.
  • Dress-up packs.

Discounts: If you become a member for $10, you get 10% off and more on special days.

Pumpkin Pie

Super Delivery Halloween Shopping OnlineSuper Delivery

Online grocery delivery with wide variety of brand names.

Shipping: $5 to $8 or free with purchases of $120 or more.
Payment: Cash, Discover, Visa, MasterCard and American Express
We like:

  • The site is very user-friendly.
  • Grocery deals section.
  • Wide selection of brands.
  • Organic aisle.
  • Flexible delivery time, including a same-day option.

Where do you do your online shopping for Halloween?

Emilie Sarkissian owns Apricot Culotte, an online store selling affordable European baby clothing. She carries previously loved baby clothing directly imported from France, and end of season baby clothing at up to 50% off retail value. To keep up-to-date on her latest news and specials, follow Apricot Culotte on Facebook.

View Comments (0)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Established in 2009, is an online resource providing urban, hyperlocal information on what to do and what's new for families in Metro Vancouver. 

© 2021 Crisp Media Inc.

Scroll To Top