Miami, FL (PRWEB) October 20, 2012
Halloween costumes continue to be in high demand this season despite a weak economy, and sexy costumes continue to be big sellers. According to the National Retail Federation (NRF), Halloween spending is expected to reach $8.0 billion this year. Zaphon.com, is experiencing record sales with Halloween just a week away. While other retailers are reporting superhero costumes as their top selling category, Zaphon.com is finding a surprising high level of sales from other categories, ranging from the typical to the hard-to-find.
Currently, Zaphon’s hottest sellers are its Angel Costumes. Angel costumes have been extremely popular in recent years, particularly amongst young women. Zaphon.com reports that in this category, the Maribou Angel Costume is the number one seller again this season, even though it is not a new item. With popular television ads like Victoria’s Secrets, it seems that young women have been scrambling to purchase sexy feather angel outfits and beautiful white feather wings.
Another big category for Zaphon.com this year are Marine Costumes. This hot 2012 release is gaining a lot of attention from the patriotic excitement and fervor of our military returning home and the recent presidential campaign. With their stylish red white and blue designs and sharp crisp look, the Marine costumes have been a huge hit. Zaphon.com’s sales indicate that the Sexy Marine Corset Costume and Revealing Rear Admiral Costume are top favorites amongst its customers.
The top costume category for women this October seems to be fairytale costumes. Every year classic fairytale costumes are revamped into racier versions with an eye towards current trends. Many styles now come complete with matching accessories, like hair fascinators, gloves and stockings, which appeals to shoppers for the convenience it offers. Zaphon.com reports that their Sequin Snow White Costume and Tinkerbell Fairy Costume are its best sellers for this category. Sexy animal costume styles have also taken on a new spin, becoming much more fashionably hot with sleek feminine designs. These costumes are especially popular amongst adult women. So far, Zaphon.com has been receiving a large amount of orders and inquiries for its Sexy Catwoman Costume and its Peacock Costume, making these two items the most popular in its category. The trend in feather treatments has carried over to the costume segment, as feathered costumes continue to sell extremely well.
Lastly, classic costumes seem to be making a huge comeback this year. Classic costumes include traditional themes like pirates, witches, vampires and grim reapers. With new designs across the board for Halloween 2012, Zaphon.com reports that classic costumes continue to be solid sellers, especially amongst groups who are looking to dress similarly.
With only one week left in the season, Zaphon.com is keeping close watch of its sales trends for the season. With the numbers fluctuating daily, it’s a tight race to see which categories and costumes will be the big winners for the 2012 Halloween season.
Zaphon is one of the sexy costume, lingerie and evening wear industry's most popular online retailers. Supplier to many entertainers and event planners, the company carries a large selection of sexy costumes, lingerie, evening wear and club wear. Along with costumes, the online retailer also offers an impressive catalog of costume accessories, wigs, masks, and shoes. Zaphon prides itself on its excellent customer service and extensive experience in the glamour fashion industry. Its goal is to bring to its customers the latest in glamour fashions and the best online shopping experience possible. As a site with one of the highest return customers year after year, Zaphon takes pride in being an industry leader. More information can be found at: http://www.zaphon.com.