Category Archives: Boo La La

Current and vintage blog posts from Boo La La’s costume experts! Here you will find sexy and inspiring images, tricks of the trade and how-to’s in every category of costumes. We have been styling the North Shore Year-round since 1985 and are a 100% locally owned and female-operated company. You are in the right place for everything Halloween!

Get Ready….This week’s posts!

Check back to catch our Fabulous Halloween Blog Posts coming up this week! TUESDAY’S Partners in Crime WEDNESDAY’S Fan Fantasy THURSDAY’S Freak Of The Week Tag your pics for your chance 2 B featured! #boolicious or #BooLaLa  Find us on … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La, Halloween, Up This Week | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Summer Festivals

Here are the links to our favorite summer festivals! We have an amazing selection as usual of summer fling costumes so make sure your tickle trunk is loaded before you head to the forest/dessert! BASS COAST ‘MUTINY’ SHAMBHALA 2014 BURNING … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La, Summer Favs | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Vancouver Pride

Vancouver Pride Weekend is just a week away- Do you know what you are wearing? Support your entertainers by dressing in bright colors, rainbow pattern, glitter and always remember – less is more! Here are some shots from the float … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La, Summer Favs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Deighton Cup Fabulosity

The city is buzzing with excitement for this weekends ‘Deighton Cup’ in Vancouver! We are jumping on the chance to show off some of our vintage hats and formal wear collection available for rental. Why should you rent? Vancouver, being … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Summer Musical Review IIII: A Cirque Interlude!

Kym Barrett- Costume Designer For TOTEM, Kym’s costume designs reflect many facets of the creation and evolution of life and the development of civilizations on earth. Her work also encompasses the cycle of the seasons. “Although TOTEM is quite fantastical, … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Buy 1 Get 1 Free….Here’s whats HOT!

A few staff picks for our Buy 1 Get 1 Free Sale! If you shop on line- Use this Promo Code ‘Boolicious2014′ and your order is 50% off!!

Posted in Boo La La, Summer Favs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Halfway To Halloween SALE!

It’s our SECOND favorite time of year. Our third annual ‘Halfway to Halloween Sale’ is right around the corner. For one week only, shop our entire collection and score big with a mix and match Buy One Get One Free … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

It’s time for our annual Halfway to Halloween Sale! Next month (April 18th-26th) Everything in store is BUY ONE GET ONE FREE! The perfect opportunity to plan ahead for Halloween, hook yourself up with two costumes for the price of … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

March and April Costume Events!

MARCH 8th International Women’s Day MARCH 15th Electro Tea Party Costume Contest! MARCH 16th St Patrick’s Day MARCH 21st Bonerattle’s Queer Cabaret! MARCH 29th SPCA Masquerade Ball Every Fri, Sat & Sun in April- Night Circus Space Cruise APRIL 18th-20th … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mardi Gras 2014

There are so many fabulous Mardi Gras Parties Happening this week and weekend! Boo La La Carries the largest party mask collection in the city. Prices range from $5-$65 and there are fits for every face and style. These dudes … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Wild Card Reveal!

This weekend don’t miss this years first crazy costume party! Read all about here on LA LA’s BOO BLOG We are sending our Boo Crew to perform an art installation with House of Barnes titled “Alice in Acid Land”- Should … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

HAPPY VALENTINE’S WEEK NORTH VANCOUVER! Enjoy our blog coverage of how you should ‘Have More Fun In Costume’! Quick Link to our VALENTINE’s COSTUMES

Posted in Boo La La | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

NYE in VANCITY

Trending Trending Trending: The Great Gatsby is HUGE this year for New Years Parties. How to get the look? It’s really simple. You want to cover yourself in liquid glue, throw a pile of sequin, glitter, feathers, cigarettes and black … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La, New Years Eve | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Day of the Dead- BOGO Sale!

It’s our third annual sale! Halloween may be over but the dress up fun doesn’t have to stop. Boo La La is open all year around and we are in the middle of our Buy One Get One Free sale … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Go for the GLOW! Halloween Makeup with Jenny V!

Here are the final shots from Jenny V Makeup’s Demo with us during our shopping party! Jenny is available to do Halloween makeups of all kinds, book her for the 31st! http://www.ilovepinklipstick.com/ Our gorgeous model is Aurora Chan Costumes from … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Couture Costumes: Look like a Million Bucks!

Are you going crazy trying to figure out what to be for Halloween? Check out a few of these gorgeous photos featuring our rental costumes. You will notice how everyone has put their own original twists on many of the … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Breakfast Telivision at The Boo!

Breakfast Television visits us every year for a Live filming of this years hot trends and classic concepts! Check out the footage at the link below: http://www.btvancouver.ca/videos/2737521431001/ Thor Diakow was our host, such a fun guy to play dress up … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Real Deal: October has Arrived

You’ve been waiting, we’ve been waiting, the witches and goblins have most definitely  been waiting…and now October has FINALLY ARRIVED! Here are our extended Halloween Hours: Bringing back for only the second time: You pay a one day rental price … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Halloween 2013- Go as a Group!

Posted in Boo La La, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

September Costume Promotions!

HALLOWEEN IS RIGHT AROUND THE CORNER-8 WEEKS AWAY TO BE EXACT. WE REWARD EARLY BIRDS WITH A 10% OFF SEPTEMBER BOOKING DISCOUNT! WE ARE ALSO STOKED TO BRING BACK OUR ONE-MONTH RENTAL FOR A ONE-DAY PRICE PROMOTION- BOOK YOUR COSTUME … Continue reading

Posted in Boo La La | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment