Since its inception in 1987 with only twelve designs, Disguise has established itself as the leader in costume design and manufacturing now creating more than 750 new costumes each year! It was in 1997, when Disguise joined The César Group, an international costume and playwear group founded in France in 1842. It then became the largest costume and dress up manufacturing group in the world. The synergy of creative and international presence of both companies has produced facilities in fourteen countries and distribution in more than sixty.
Headquartered in San Diego, Disguise's team continually surveys consumers, researches the fashion industry, trending reports and conducts focus groups to produce trendy, fashion-forward line of proprietary costumes, accessories and masks. Disguise's creative team of gifted in-house designers, sculptors, stylists and graphic designers come from various creative backgrounds including Hollywood movie sculpt design, apparel industry, fashion industry, and gallery-showcased fine artists. These creative talents work in concert to provide the best customer support with professional high-quality photography, captivating packaging, signage graphics and top-selling character designs!
Disguise has been selected by the top studios such as Disney, Marvel, Mattel, Nickelodeon and Sesame Workshop to create costumes for their expansive portfolio of characters! With characters such as Spider-Man, Jack Sparrow, Dora the Explorer and Disney Princesses to choose from, Disguise offers a success story in every store!