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Thank-You for an amazing Halloween North Vancouver! Your support allows us to serve you year round and we are looking much forward to another epic Halloween in 2017.

HALLOWEEN COSTUME RETURNS

Month long rentals are due back by Saturday November 4th.

Costumes booked on Oct. 29th are due back Sun Nov 5th.

Costumes Booked on Oct 30th are due back Mon Nov 6th. 

Costumes booked on October 31st are due back Tues Nov 7th.

After these dates late charges of 25% per day will be applied.

A stylish alternative to American chain stores, Boo La La is locally owned, open year-round, and staffed with industry experts – people who live, work and breathe costumes! Book an appointment with one of our stylists or simply drop by to view our elaborate collection. Boo La La is known for offering the only ‘head to toe’ styling experience where you will learn how to properly apply theatrical makeup, style your wig to perfection, and transform yourself into the character of your best dreams or favourite nightmare.

Boo La La (previously ‘Carol’s Costume Corner’), located in North Vancouver, is one of Canada’s most reputable and successful costume stores. We offer thousands of costumes for rent, gorgeous vintage threads, hundreds of costumes for sale, and a large selection of  accessories and wigs.

Meet the Team

Laurie Sluchinski

About Laurie Sluchinski

Laurie Sluchinksi is the Owner of Boo La La (previously Carol’s Costume Corner) and took over the 25 year old business in 2005. Having always been fond of playing dress-up as a child, Sluchinski graduated university with a degree in women’s studies before heading to Montreal for fashion school. Graduating with a degree in fashion design, she returned to Vancouver to attend a costume boot camp, joined the team at Carol’s as a manager and now holds her position as owner and reigning Empress. An expert costumer for any era, theme or concept you may have, Sluchinski is ready with a smile to take your project to the next level with her extensive costume collection.

About Erin Walker

Erin works as manager and costume stylist at “Boo La La Costumes”, and also runs “Boo Studios“.  She is innovative, and prides herself on building creative looks for each person who comes into the store.  An actress at heart, Erin performs with many different theatre and burlesque companies around Vancouver.  She also produces her own nerdlesque shows with Geekenders and her fiancé, Ross.  She loves to craft, and makes all her own costumes and props for photo shoots, parties, stage, and theatrical productions.

Testimonials

BooLaLa isn’t just my favorite place to costume shop… it’s my favorite place to shop!
Laurie and her staff are gifted stylists, able to accessorize any costume idea into a complete character.
The shop offers a huge selection of costumes pieces… a great mix of handmade, ornate rental costumes and an always changing hot trend wall.
Most importantly the atmosphere in BooLaLa is always buzzing, friendly and inviting. Life isn’t just more fun in costume… its more fun shopping for costumes!

 

Boo La La Costumes is our go to source for costuming  our shows.  Whether it a period piece like ”Les Miserables” or a steampunk rendition of “The Little Prince”, Laurie and her team have provided a distinctive flair to all of our productions.

Thank you for your participation at FAME Nights #BestWitches on Friday Oct 24th.  We are eternally grateful to receive support from a community which shares similar values in the growth of female professions. Your generosity allows our passions to flourish and making our dreams a reality.e true!

 

Thank-you for inspiring First Nations film makers and storytellers. Thank-you for allowing us the time to enjoy our visit to your company. Great selection and friendly atmosphere!

Thank-you for your huge contribution- the amazing costumes- and making Zoe’s wish come true!