Santa Claus is Coming to Town!

Sights and sounds of Christmas are popping up everywhere! It seems the second the turkey is put away, we all start planning our Christmas Holiday! Not that I’m complaining! It’s my favorite time of year.

I received a letter last week from a Mr. Morris Parker from Ohio. Mr. Parker has adopted his childhood elementary school and spends countless hours volunteering throughout the year. For the past 27 years, Mr. Parker has single handedly collected books, educational materials and requested corporate donations to benefit the students of Youngstown City School District. And he does all this using public transportation, not to mention his own money! Not only does he provide the school with needed educational materials and funds, he dresses up for activities throughout the year including the Easter Bunny for Easter. Of course, none of this was mentioned in his letter. I only found out the extent of his service and dedication to the community from the Principal of the school who said this to Mr. Parker in a letter that she shared with me:

“Just saying thank you doesn’t seem like enough for all the hours, money and energy you put into the Adopt-a-School Program. There are so many things that I could not accomplish without your help. Who would give more than 27 years of service anywhere without pay, especially having only public transportation?”

The purpose of Mr. Parker’s letter was to request a Santa Wig donation for his beautiful Santa Claus costume. Every year, he visits the schools as Santa Claus and gives the children candy canes. The children look forward to this exciting visit throughout the year.

When I read this letter, I was reminded of all the good people in the world. People like Mr. Parker who dedicate countless hours helping, uplifting and serving their community.

At My Costume Wigs, we are all about having a good time, dressing up and playing a special role at special events. But Mr. Parker’s letter reminded me dressing up can really, truly benefit the lives of other people in not only by the way we look, but in the way we act.

Soo…. we introduce

In honor or Mr. Parker, My Costume Wigs is kicking off our FREE FRIDAY GIVEAWAY by giving away a Santa Wig! Throughout the month of December, we will be giving one free, but different wig away each Friday!! WAHOO! Bring on the holiday cheer!

Enter to win on our Facebook Page or on our website.

1. You must first “like” us (that’s easy to do, right?)

2. Enter your email.

3. Then you must share the Facebook tab on your page.

Those that complete all three requirements will be entered into the contest. We will choose the first winner randomly on Friday, December 7th – just in time for Christmas parties! Check back often! Each Friday is a new wig and a new chance to win!!

What good will YOU do with your new Santa Wig?

Enter Now!

Winner! Winner! Winner!

It’s over! The 2012 My Costume Wigs Halloween Photo Contest is over and boy did we get a winner! Congratulations to Autumn who won the $50 gift card to Amazon with her darling little Cindy Lou Who (which, is now our #1 all time best selling wig!!)

“Thanks to the great wig her costume was a hit everyplace we went. Everyone wanted to know about it! Thanks for a great well made product. Definitely made the costume”
- Autumn C.

Aww, thanks! We really have the best customers around. I mean, look at these costumes:

Some were hysterical (or maybe disturbing!):

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Paula Deen

Some were amazing:

Some were a little, well, freaky.

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And some were magical:

Thank you to our wonderful customers!! A BIG Thanks for those that submitted costume photos – it is so exciting to see our wigs in the “real world!” Did I mention that I love my job?

 

2012 Halloween Photo Contest

My Costume Wigs is gearing up for the Holiday season. But before we proceed, We’ve got some money to give away!

My Costume Wigs is hosting our annual 2012 Halloween Photo Contest! Simply like us on Facebook, enter your Halloween picture (featuring our wigs, of course!) and you could win $50 to Amazon! Better hurry though! Contest ends November 14, 2012.

My Costume Wigs Halloween Photo Vontest

Click here or use the following link to enter YOUR photo! Then get your friends to vote.
https://www.facebook.com/mycostumewigs/app_217182794970471

October at My Costume Wigs

Happy November?!

October was a whirlwind for our staff at My Costume Wigs! Thanks to you, we had a great month. For starters, we showcased our wigs on Utah’s Channel 4′s Good Things Utah and Channel 2′s Fresh Living. We demonstrated how to plan a child’s costume by using some old clothes found around the house. Can’t forget the wig – that’s what makes the costume! All of our ideas are a little too late to start planning your Halloween costume this year, but don’t worry – we will post those next year. Meanwhile, allow your creative juices to start flowing… :)

 

Plus we outfitted the hosts at Good Things Utah with some great Edward, Bella and Jacob Halloween wigs found at MyCostumeWigs.com.

Oh! And we survived a hurricane! Luckily, our staff and warehouse were safe and dry with minimal damage. Many thanks to those that patiently worked with us while your packages were held up. We love our customers!

We are now gearing up for the Holiday season. We don’t just sell Halloween wigs! We sell Santa Claus wigs, New Years wigs, Valentine’s Day wigs, Carnival wigs…you get the picture!  Now, go and add a picture of your wig to our Halloween Photo Contest!