OK, so our Star Wars costumes earned us second place in the costume contest. And the award helps to offset some of the cost of our Halloween indulgence.
And technically, the costumes join our *collection* of costumes (so I don’t count individual items, per aforementioned holiday decor and family traditions).
I’ve also justified the theme change by remembering that I promised my son a “Lost Boys” birthday party when we watched Hook. So the Peter Pan and Tink costumes will still come in handy. No waste here.
I’m not trying to justify our impulsive buying decisions. I’m just sayin’ …