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Fancy That have been supplying the people of Bolton with fancy dress costumes and accessories since the 1970s, with over 4,000 costumes available to buy or hire in-store or on-line.

"Providing the people of Bolton with fancy dress costumes and accessories"


Incredible Range

Fancy That have been providing fancy dress costumes and accessories for over 30 years, to the people of Bolton through their store on Chorley Old Road, and the rest of the UK via their website.

Fancy That have over 4,000 complete costumes in stock, and over 5,000 accessories available, meaning it is a one-stop shop for all fancy dress needs.

Whatever reason it is for, be it Halloween, Christmas and New Year, or just an excuse to dress up, Fancy That have all you could possibly need with a varied and extensive range of options. And, if you don't know what you want, you'll find plenty of inspiration online and in-store.

The incredible range of costumes Fancy That boasts covers every and all themes. Whether you want a costume from a certain decade, to dress up as your favourite television or movie character, or want something to petrify on Halloween, Fancy That will have the perfect option for you.


Costume Hire

Not only do Fancy That have the biggest selection of costumes to buy, most are also available to hire. Each one is made to the highest quality, but also maintained to keep it that way. Costumes can be hired in the shop, or online.

If you have an idea for a costume, and it isn't included in the existing stock, Fancy That will get it for you, taking the hassle out of your hands and doing all the hard work. Fancy That can order almost any costume in the World.


Fancy That Leigh

Fancy That have such an extensive range that they have opened Fancy That Leigh, a second store located in Leigh, which also has access to the great selection on offer through the existing Bolton store and online.

Fancy That Leigh is located at:

12 Leigh Road,

Leigh,

WN7 1RX


Opening Times

Monday         10am - 6pm
Tuesday        2pm - 7pm
Wednesday   10am - 6pm
Thursday       10am - 6pm
Friday           9am - 5pm
Saturday       9am - 5pm


Contact Details

358 Chorley Old Road,

Bolton,

BL1 6AG

(01204) 684561

latest reviews

In July 2014, said about Fancy That

Really efficient and helpful service for last minute party gear! Will definitely visit again.

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In July 2014, said about Fancy That

Been coming to Fancy That over 20 years always ready to help and are very pleasant.

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In July 2014, said about Fancy That

Great service and the staff are all very friendly. I will be back and telling all my friends

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In July 2014, said about Fancy That

Good value, plenty of choice and ideas. Staff are very friendly, helpful and accommodating. We've hired costumers from Fancy That for 20 years- don't go anywhere else

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In July 2014, said about Fancy That

I came to fancy that for costumes and bit for a school fair, the staff where very helpful and showed me lots of great stuff for kids and at great prices. I will definitely be coming back

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In July 2014, said about Fancy That

Fancy that has a very large range of variety of clothes from every era and plenty of accessories. I would recommend to all my family and friends

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

We have used them on a couple of occasions and found them helpful they offered to get costumes from their other branches for us at short notice will continue to shop here.

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

Great shop has everything you need for a brilliant fancy dress. Reasonably priced.

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

Has everything you need and all for a good price, will recommend them highly.

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

Whenever I have been here the staff have been very helpful and I have never been disappointed.

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

I think you are really helpful, theres so many things to choose from, its great.

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

They always come up trumps when i am looking for fancy dress/ theme nights.

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

I love them because they are very helpful and friendly service. thank you very much

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

They are really helpful and friendly always accomodate your needs and if you need anything they have it. Great service.

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

i think the costumes they sell are great and so are the staff, would recommend.

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

Amazing shop with so much choice and the staff were excellent helping with whatever we needed. Would definitely re-visit 10/10

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

Very helpful staff. They did not have my size in stock so they ordered it in for me and i received it within 48 hours, thank you so much!

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

Excellent service, very helpful with a great range of stock available, thanks

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

Excellent customer service and very extensive range of products. Would highly recommend!

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

Really helpful staff and a great selection of outfits for all your fancy dress needs!

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

I love everything the staff are always very helpfull and nothing is to much for them I always come out happy and smiling and the stock that they have is better than anywhere else I have ever used in the past and if it isn't in the shop they get it very quickly I would like to thank all the staff and the owner she is a lovely lady .

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

The staff are always so friendly and helpful, nothing is too much trouble for them. It is such a nice place to shop. The owner 'Kaye' is lovely and has put so much effort and time into building her business up despite going through some very tough times personally in the last couple of years.

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

Extremely helpful and very wide range of goods. Well worth a look in this shop!

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

Excellent supply of fancy dress. Staff were super helpful and friendly thanks.

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In February 2014, said about Fancy That

I would recommend highly for the brilliant service and how there's lots of choice. I got what i needed.

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A perfect job opportunity with Fancy That Fancy Dress!

A perfect job opportunity with Fancy That Fancy Dress!

  • 4th September 2014
  • Author: Gaynor R
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Are you looking for the perfect job?...

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Don't miss out on the incredible prices during Fancy That's sale days this September

Don't miss out on the incredible prices during Fancy That's sale days this September

  • 10th July 2014
  • Author: Gaynor R
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Make sure you don’t miss out on Fancy That’s INCREDIBLE sale days this September....

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Armed Forces Day 2014 in Bolton

Armed Forces Day 2014 in Bolton

  • 3rd June 2014
  • Author: Gaynor R
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It's Armed Forces Day on June 28th and it's your chance to show your support for the men and women serving in our armed forces.

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Comic Con costume ideas from Fancy That, Bolton

Comic Con costume ideas from Fancy That, Bolton

  • 16th May 2014
  • Author: Gaynor R
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Are you going to Comic Con this July?...

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Meet the new apprentice at Fancy That Bolton

Meet the new apprentice at Fancy That Bolton

  • 30th April 2014
  • Author: Gaynor R
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Fancy That Bolton has a new apprentice, Laura Moores.

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Need a St George’s Day costume? Get it from Fancy That, Bolton

Need a St George’s Day costume? Get it from Fancy That, Bolton

  • 3rd April 2014
  • Author: Gaynor R
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St George’s Day this year is on 23rd April, if you’re going to a party or having a celebration make sure you look your best and get your Fancy Dress from Fancy That, Bolton

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Get your cracking Easter Costumes from Fancy That, Bolton

Get your cracking Easter Costumes from Fancy That, Bolton

  • 2nd April 2014
  • Author: Gaynor R
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Easter is nearly here and what a great way to celebrate it then get some fantastic costumes from Fancy that, here are some great ones you’ll love!

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Dress up for World Book Day 2014 with costumes from Fancy That, Bolton

Dress up for World Book Day 2014 with costumes from Fancy That, Bolton

  • 25th February 2014
  • Author: Rachel B
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World Book Day is the perfect opportunity for you to dress up as your favourite literacy hero, so get down to Fancy That for your outfit.

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Fancy That Christmas and New Year Opening Hours

Fancy That Christmas and New Year Opening Hours

  • 20th December 2013
  • Author: Ellie B
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A lot of us will be buying some great fancy dress over the Christmas and New Year period for those parties, and Fancy That have some fantastic opening hours so you can be sure to get you’re perfect outfit.

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Where can you buy fancy dress costumes for Christmas?

Where can you buy fancy dress costumes for Christmas?

  • 15th November 2013
  • Author: david r
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Fancy That have thousands of costumes that are Christmas themed and not so Christmas themed this festive season.

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Fancy dress is a fabulous way to make your party a night to remember. Whatever your theme, Fancy That in Bolton is the place to go

Fancy dress is a fabulous way to make your party a night to remember. Whatever your theme, Fancy That in Bolton is the place to go

  • 27th September 2013
  • Author: Rachel B
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Whatever your parties theme, Fancy That will get the party started, especially with their new range of incredible wigs.

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Pick up the new loyalty card from Fancy That, Bolton, to earn money off their great fancy dress costumes.

Pick up the new loyalty card from Fancy That, Bolton, to earn money off their great fancy dress costumes.

  • 20th September 2013
  • Author: Gaynor R
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Fancy That have introduced their new loyalty card, which you'll be able to pick up in store....

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Where can I buy Halloween Costumes in Bolton

Where can I buy Halloween Costumes in Bolton

  • 19th September 2013
  • Author: Ellie B
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Halloween is quickly approaching and I’m sure you’re all looking forward to it just like I am as Halloween is always a great hit in Bolton, but have you decided what you’re going to wear or what your accessories are going to be?...

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New fancy dress costumes now at Fancy That, Bolton

New fancy dress costumes now at Fancy That, Bolton

  • 3rd September 2013
  • Author: Gaynor R
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It's all change at Fancy That, Bolton, with new staff, new costumes and a new loyalty card system.

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Fancy That, Bolton, can help you organise a fantastic fancy dress party

Fancy That, Bolton, can help you organise a fantastic fancy dress party

  • 2nd August 2013
  • Author: Rachel B
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A fancy dress party is one of the most enjoyable types of parties you can hold, regardless of the time of year....

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Fancy That, Bolton now have another costume shop in Leigh

Fancy That, Bolton now have another costume shop in Leigh

  • 28th May 2013
  • Author: Gaynor R
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Fancy That now have two shops, Fancy That on Chorley Old Road, Bolton, and Fancy That Leigh (previously called Willibobs), on Leigh Road, but both are owned by Kay Heywood.

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Much loved member of the Fancy That, Bolton team, retires after six years service

Much loved member of the Fancy That, Bolton team, retires after six years service

  • 30th April 2013
  • Author: Gaynor R
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Fancy That has waved goodbye to one of their much employees, who has decided to start his retirement after six years with the business.

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The history of fancy dress, by Fancy That, Bolton

The history of fancy dress, by Fancy That, Bolton

  • 3rd April 2013
  • Author: Rachel B
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Wearing fancy dress, whether it’s for charity, just for fun or going to a party, has been increasing in popularity for years....

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Raise a laugh for Comic Relief or St Patricks Day with one of thousands of entertaining costumes from Fancy That in Bolton

Raise a laugh for Comic Relief or St Patricks Day with one of thousands of entertaining costumes from Fancy That in Bolton

  • 13th March 2013
  • Author: Rachel B
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Fancy That have thousands of fantastic costumes available whether you want to paint the town green for St Patrick's Day or do something funny for money for Comic Relief.

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Celebrating World Book Day 2013 In Style With Fancy That, Bolton

Celebrating World Book Day 2013 In Style With Fancy That, Bolton

  • 20th February 2013
  • Author: Grant K
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World Book Day, Thursday 7th March, is a popular fixture in the calender, for children and adults alike....

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Festive Fancy Dress & Children's Christmas Costumes From Fancy That

Festive Fancy Dress & Children's Christmas Costumes From Fancy That

  • 29th November 2012
  • Author: Grant K
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Yes, Halloween might have been over for a long time, but that doesn't mean fancy-dress time is done....

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Complete Your Look With Fancy That's Range Of Professional Stage & Special Effect Make-Up

Complete Your Look With Fancy That's Range Of Professional Stage & Special Effect Make-Up

  • 27th November 2012
  • Author: Grant K
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Fancy That is well known as the home of cool costumes and fantastic fancy dress....

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New Product At Fancy That, Bolton, Set To Be Wheeled Out This Christmas

New Product At Fancy That, Bolton, Set To Be Wheeled Out This Christmas

  • 20th November 2012
  • Author: Grant K
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After the chaos of Halloween, Fancy That are preparing for the madness of Christmas, but that's not stopping them from expanding their product range....

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