Look out, ghouls and ghosts! Halloween is right around the corner and will sneak up on you before you know it. Halloween searches and sales on eBay tend to start climbing in mid-September, peaking just before October 31st. Parents are searching for the perfect costumes for themselves and their little pumpkins, fun crafts to keep the kids entertained and spooky décor to haunt a house. And with your help, they can find it all either on our Halloween Landing Page or eBay.com! Costumes & Accessories With long lines and uninspiring costumes, those seasonal costume shops can test anyone’s patience. Luckily, eBay has hundreds of thousands of unique Halloween costume options for boys and girls of all ages. Whether a pretty princess needs a tiara or a brave superhero is in search of a cape, you can help parents save the day by leading them to eBay.
Kids aren’t the only ones who like to play dress up. There are plenty of adult-sized costumes for men and women on the site, from popular movie and comic book characters to sexy schoolgirls and wicked witches. Do-it-yourselfers can even find a wide range of costume patterns to help them sew their own creation. Top Costume Trends for 2010 Trying to find the hottest costumes this year? Here’s a list of some of this years favorites that you can find on eBay:
Lady GaGa Costumes Vampire Costumes 1980’s Inspired Costumes Jersey Shore Cast Member Costumes Roman and Greek Goddess Costumes Movie-Inspired Costumes Costume Coupon Codes A variety of costumes are eligible for a discount! Take a look at the following landing pages and corresponding coupon codes:
These coupon codes are valid through September 30th.
Arts & Crafts Aside from collecting a bag full of candy, the most fun thing about Halloween is taking part in all the crafts and traditions associated with the holiday. Many families look forward to carving pumpkins, while others enjoy making their own sweets or creating pieces to display around the house. After November arrives, crafty moms can save the memories by picking up whimsical embellishments and papers for scrapbooking.
Gifts & Décor eBay is the place for collectibles, and seasonal collectors can find an abundance of Halloween items on the site. Current collectibles are the most highly sought after, but vintage and modern Halloween items are hot with buyers, as well. Anything from classic Dept 56 Halloween villages and accessories to skeletons in a variety of shapes and sizes are selling on the site.
Buyers can scour the site for treats to trick out their home, including signs and clings to decorate the windows and walls. There are plenty of spooky and kooky kitchen accessories, and imaginative items to create a ghoulish graveyard in the front yard.
Don’t be scared to start planning a strategy to appeal to Halloween shoppers now! By getting into the spirit through creative seasonal promotions, you can add value for your visitors while generating some additional income through eBay.
Have a spook-tacular Halloween and happy promoting! The eBay Partner Network Team