Will you be dressing up for Halloween Sunday? If so, what costume did you choose?
What costumes did your children or grandchildren select?
For girls, princess costumes are the No. 1 seller this year, followed by the ever-popular Halloween witch.
For boys, Spider-Man is the hottest disguise, followed by pirate costumes.
Here’s the list of the top 10 costumes for kids for 2010:
7. Princess Tiana (The Princess and the Frog)
8. Star Wars
9. Tinker Bell
For adults, these are the top 10 picks:
5. Disney Princess
9. Athlete/Batman (Tie)
Americans are expected to spend a little more on costumes and Halloween treats this year – a total of about $5.8 billion nationwide, reports the National Retail Federation.
On average, most households in the U.S. are expected to spend just over $66 this Halloween. That’s $10 more than 2009.
Copyright 2010, Rita R. Robison, Consumer Specialist