Buyer Membership

Membership Levels

PEARL (BASIC) $350
Buyer’s Group Discount, Listing in the locate area of NCA Website, Current Industry Information, Theatrical Plots, Website Access, Magazine Subscription, Voting,

RUBY  $600
Hospitality Sponsor Acknowledgement, Buyer’s Group Discount,  Listing in the locate area of NCA Website, Current Industry Information, Theatrical Plots, Website Access, Magazine Subscription, Voting

DIAMOND $875
Hospitality Sponsor Acknowledgement, Buyer’s Group Discount,  Listing in the locate area of NCA Website, Current Industry Information, Theatrical Plots, Website Access, Magazine Subscription, Voting,  Social Media post on NCA site twice / year

Membership Categories

Rental / Retail Member: Any company with over 50% of their stock consisting of theatrical and masquerade rental and retail costumes and related accessories which engages, year round and for profit in business, shall be eligible for membership

Retail ONLY Member: Any company with over 50% of their stock consisting of theatrical and masquerade rental and retail costumes and related accessories which engages, year round and for profit in business, shall be eligible for membership. Said retailer may not be a publicly held firm and/or have no franchises and/or have no more than 8 outlets. 

E-Commerce Member: Any company with over 50% of their stock consisting of theatrical and masquerade retail costumes and related accessories which engages, year round and for profit in business, shall be eligible for membership. Said retailer may not be a publicly held firm and/or have no franchises and/or have no more than 8 outlets.

E-Commerce qualification is defined as: “Electronically generated retail commerce activities where supplier and buyer are not face to face for order or delivery of product. Firms conducting this type of commerce are required to have inventory on hand to ship to customer. Drop shipment, E-Commerce only companies are not eligible for NCA membership.”

Costume Professional: Any person who is a professional in the field of costume design and/or manufacturing industry and derives at least 50% of their income from the field shall be eligible for membership as a costume professional. 

Additional Options

If you have multiple stores you can add on an Additional Location for $125. You also have the opportunity to add on Affiliate members for $100 (per person). 

Affiliate: Any person 18 years of age, or older, who is employed by, or associated with a regular member who is engaged, full time and for profit, in the field of costuming and/or related merchandise or accessories, shall be eligible for an Affiliate membership. 

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