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Alterations and repairs are done in-shop at Beyond (Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Alterations and repairs are done in-shop at Beyond Costumes at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers. The store has one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes in Yonkers

Beyond Costumes owner Yon Zweibon of Hartsdale bought the store on a whim 12 years ago and dove in headfirst, she said, after coming from a more traditional business background. She has been at her current location at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers for eight years, and has built one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York. Many of the visitors this time of year come to visit their retail space dedicated to Halloween. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes owner Yon Zweibon of Hartsdale wears
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes owner Yon Zweibon of Hartsdale wears a bull hat as she interacts with employee Charles Hallock, dressed as a matador, at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers. She has built it into one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, which also has space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes owner Yon Zweibon of Hartsdale bought
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes owner Yon Zweibon of Hartsdale bought the store on a whim 12 years ago, she said, and has been at her current location at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers for eight years. She has built it into one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, which also has space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes seamstress and manager Balbina Fernandez of
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes seamstress and manager Balbina Fernandez of Yonkers works on a piece at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers. The store has one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

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Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers is filled with one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes owner Yon Zweibon of Hartsdale wears
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes owner Yon Zweibon of Hartsdale wears a bull hat as she interacts with employee Charles Hallock, dressed as a matador, at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers. She has built it into one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, which also has space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes owner Yon Zweibon of Hartsdale bought
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes owner Yon Zweibon of Hartsdale bought the store on a whim 12 years ago, she said, and has been at her current location at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers for eight years. She has built it into one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, which also has space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes owner Yon Zweibon of Hartsdale, right,
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes owner Yon Zweibon of Hartsdale, right, talks with loyal customer and event planner with Just Rebecca, Rebecca Wolff, at the store at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers. "For costumes in New York, Yon has the best selection," Wolff said, "I can spend all day here." (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers is filled with one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

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The front door at Beyond Costumes at 530
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

The front door at Beyond Costumes at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers proclaims membership in the National Costumers Association. The store has one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Rows dedicated to ruby-red shoes line the shelves
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Rows dedicated to ruby-red shoes line the shelves at Beyond Costumes at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers. The store has one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

An exotic mask is seen in the inventory
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

An exotic mask is seen in the inventory at Beyond Costumes at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers. The store has one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers is filled with one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Details in many of the costumes are seen
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Details in many of the costumes are seen at Beyond Costumes at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers. The store has one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

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Alterations and repairs are done in-shop at Beyond
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Alterations and repairs are done in-shop at Beyond Costumes at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers. The store has one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

A Lady Gaga-inspired meat suit, used on a
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

A Lady Gaga-inspired meat suit, used on a network television show, is available for rent at Beyond Costumes at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers The store has one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers is filled with one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Some of the elaborate headdresses and hats are
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Some of the elaborate headdresses and hats are seen in the inventory at Beyond Costumes at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers. The store has one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers is filled with one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

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Beyond Costumes owner Yon Zweibon of Hartsdale talks
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes owner Yon Zweibon of Hartsdale talks with a customer while at her store at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers. She has built it into one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, which also has space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers is filled with one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes owner Yon Zweibon of Hartsdale bought
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes owner Yon Zweibon of Hartsdale bought the store on a whim 12 years ago, she said, and has been at her current location at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers for eight years. She has built it into one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, which also has space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers is filled with one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Alterations and repairs are done in-shop at Beyond
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Alterations and repairs are done in-shop at Beyond Costumes at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers. The store has one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

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Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers is filled with one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers is filled with one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers is filled with one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Halloween props are seen at Beyond Costumes at
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Halloween props are seen at Beyond Costumes at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers. The store has one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers is filled with one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

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Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers is filled with one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Inventory for sale is seen at Beyond Costumes
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Inventory for sale is seen at Beyond Costumes at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers. The store has one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers is filled with one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes seamstress and manager Balbina Fernandez of
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes seamstress and manager Balbina Fernandez of Yonkers works on a piece at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers. The store has one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers is filled with one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

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Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave.
(Credit: Xavier Mascarenas)

Beyond Costumes' vast space at 530 Nepperhan Ave. in Yonkers is filled with one of the largest rental-costume selections in New York, along with a space dedicated to Halloween items and costumes for sale. (Oct. 3, 2012)

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