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Mad World Fancy Dress Costume Hire.

Over 35,000 costumes in stock, three superstores, endless fun!

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Our range of costumes is only limited by your imagination...

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Fancy Dress from A to Z, over 35,000 costumes for hire!

Costume hire from Abba to Zippo the Clown, from Animals to Vegeatables, Mad World, the costume hire company you can rely on. With over 35,000 costumes and 3 shops in West End Charing Cross, London City and Crawley, we can guarantee that we have a costume, accessory, masks or wig that is perfect for you, be who you want to be!

Popular Costume Hire ideas.

Medieval- Kings, Queens, Knights, Masquerade Masks & Ball Costumes, Movie Stars - Elvis, Marilyn Monroe dress, 1920's-1930's-1960's,Wild West - Bar Girls, Cow boys, Uniforms-Military, Traffic Wardens, James Bond, Star Wars, Science Fiction.

At Mad World Fancy Dress Costume Hire we pride ourselves on the quality of our costumes and services we offer our clients:

Choice - We stock 1,000's of quality fancy dress and fun costumes, Venetian Masks, Accessories and Wigs, in a choice of sizes, colours and designs such as 19 Musketeers, Theatre costumes, Star Wars and Halloween- to request our latest Brochure please follow link here.

Quality - All our fancy dress costumes are kept in pristine condition by our in-house seamstresses. Costumes are washed or dry cleaned after every hire and supplied in transparent garment holders - so you look immaculate.

Visit Mad World for all your costume needs. Phone on 020 7253 1003 or visit us at any of our 3 shops, West End Charing Cross, London City Area and Crawley. We are open 7 days a week. Monday to Friday from 10am and from 10.00am until 5.00pm on Saturdays and 12 Noon to 5pm Sundays. Please note Gatwick store is closed on Sundays. Our late night is Thursday when we are open until 8.00pm.

We also operate a delivery and collection service.See Mail Order.

Value- costume hire prices range from £35.00 upwards and in most cases include all the auxiliary extras - Fancy dress that won't break the bank.

Plus all your party needs - Our three shops stock a full range of party fun items such as glitter, wigs, masks, streamers, coloured spray paints, make up and balloons.

We accept all major credit cards and can take telephone bookings to secure any costume. We do not require a deposit. In order to ensure that the costume is returned in the same condition as when it was hired, we will merely take down your credit card details which will act as a guarantee.

We're not just costume hire, check out our other services...

  • Balloons

    With our fantastic range of Balloons, you'll be sure to brighten up any event or themed party. Whether it's celebratory or themed, our huge selection will not disappoint.

  • Costume Accessories

    Looking for a pair of Dame Edna Everidge’s glasses, a Marilyn Monroe wig, Elvis Presley wig, a stetson or a temporary tattoo? Mad World is the store for you.

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    Medieval Night, Murder Mystery Night, Rocky Horror Night, School Night, Rock and Roll Night, Bad Taste Night...

  • Special offers

    For every 15 costumes hired through Mad World you are entitled to one free costume of your choice or a 10% discount on each costume hired for your party.

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