About Us

Pan-In-The-Box is Singapore's first cosplay costume shop since 2003.

Since October 2011, Pan-In-The-Box is located at The Central Shopping Mall #02-51, conveniently located next to Clarke Quay MRT station in Singapore. Founder Kenneth Lee is known to serve to the best interest of each one of our customers. We are so happy that many customers from overseas in fact has visited our stores too! Our official website is now www.paninthebox.com.sg.

We provide party props such as masks, helium baloons, wigs, costumes for children or adults for every season through out the year. Our ready for rental collection includes Cai Sen Ye (Fortune God) costume, Halloween masks, Santa Claus and other anime characters.

We ensure cosplay devotees and otaku lovers all around the world happy with costumes, props, wigs and accessories bought from us. If you need custom made to measure costume, please do not hesitate to contact us with your reference pictures and we will quote you the price. We will be doing the very best for the quality of the costume and also the accuracy.

We actively participate anime-events in Singapore such as Cosplay Summit, Start-of-Year (SOY), Singapore Cosplay Club events, COSFEST, End-of-Year, school, poly and universities cosplay events. Some of our mentions include:

  • Cosplay Craziness article published on AsiaOne here.
  • StarTrek News online article here.

If you have purchased costume from us and would like to give testimonial, we are so glad to hear that! Please email us to support@paninthebox.com.sg with your pictures and we will feature your cosplay pictures on our web site.

We invite you to join our community on Facebook.com/PanInTheBoxSingapore. We occasionally post stuffs like pictures and video about what’s trending and upcoming events.

We hope you enjoy browsing and shopping here, if you have any feedback, feel free to contact us from Contact page.

Pan-In-The-Box in 2003

Pan-In-The-Box in 2003

Pan-In-The-Box started as small shop at Chinatown Point.


Pan-In-The-Box in 2006

Pan-In-The-Box in 2006

Moved to slightly bigger space thanks to many supports!


Founder Kenneth Lee with cosplayers

Kenneth Lee (third from left) with cosplayers