The original fancy dress and party store in Cambridge


Welcome to our Hire department, one of the most extensive costume selections out of London.  This collection has been lovingly put together over the last 30 years from various sources. We have over 2000 quality costumes for children and adults available including


Tudor, Elizabethan, Victorian, Georgian, French Revolution, Baroque, Military,

Tudor LadyElizabethan GentVictorian Lady


Modern World,1920's, 1930's, 1940's,1950's,1960's, 1970's,1980's,1990's



Fantasy and Fiction

Nursery Rhymes, Book Characters, Comic and Licensed Characters, Superheroes, Films and TV characters. These include V for Vendetta, Iron Man, Thor and Willy Wonka.

Fun and Themed

Animals, Circus, Clowns, Pirates, Music and Popstar heroes, School characters, Showgirl and Parade, Pre historic, Independance Day, Cowboys, Bandits, Can Can dancers.

4th July Outfits

Some of our costumes are original vintage outfits, others are handmade in house or from specialist suppliers. We also have previous BBC and Film costume stock.  We have a fantastic selection of accessories to help compliment your outfit including, Shoes and Boots, Jewellery, Head dresses, Ruffles and Cravats, Hats.  Many of these items are one off pieces, reassuring if you want to look different.

Our standard hire terms are usually 3 days including pick up and drop off or 4 days for a Bank holiday weekend. We are able to offer extended hire periods for special occasions, school plays and nativities depending on availability.  

We are able to accommodate special and group hires and welcome enquiries from Theatre companies and Drama groups.  

At the time of hire you will be required to agree to our Hire Terms and Conditions of which you will be given a copy.  A deposit will also be required before collection. The deposit on standard hire items is twice the hire cost.  Please note vintage or one off items may be higher depending on value. This can be taken by Credit or Debit Card or Cash. Cheques are not accepted.

Please note each costume is cleaned and pressed between hires.

Please either call on 01223 518303 or email your enquiry to and we will be very happy to help you find your perfect outfit.

We are a life long member of the British Costume Association Member no 14.