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8 DIY Costumes No One Else Will Have

8 DIY Costumes No One Else Will Have

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Struggling to find the perfect Halloween costume? Don’t settle for the typical witch, skeleton, or cat costume. Get creative! Here is a list of 8 adorable DIY costumes from around the web that are original, funny and cheap! Crunched for time? No worries! You can find all of the ingredients at your local craft or grocery store!


1. Franzia

Franzia DIY Costume

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This hilarious costume can be done solo or as a group! Guaranteed to get some laughs while you're out and about, this costume is a must-try for those struggling to come up with something original!

What You’ll Need:

Franzia | Tissue Paper | Clear Plastic Garbage Bag


2. Comic Book Character

Comic Book Makeup

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Comicon is over, but it's always a good time to bust out this epic comic makeup! The best part? No costume required! We recommend grabbing a cool wig to step up your game, but don't worry, as long as you have face paint this costume will be epic!

What You’ll Need:

Face paint | Wig | Blank Tank Top


3. Piñata

Pinata Costume

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A fun and playful Halloween costume that requires just a few materials! Grab your party hats - this costume will make you life of the party!

What You’ll Need:

Streamers | 2 Party Hats | Candy


4. French Kiss

French Kiss Pun Costume

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Get punny with your costume this year! Who doesn't love a good pun? This one is great for anyone who has a few friends who are still costume-less!

What You’ll Need:

Face paint | Black & White Striped Shirt | Red Bandana | Red Beret


5. Popcorn

popcorn costume

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If popcorn is your favorite snack, then this is THE costume for you! A flirty, playful, quick, and cheap costume that looks great and is guaranteed to be applauded for its creativity!

What You’ll Need:

Red & White Striped Skirt | Yellow & White Tissue Paper | White T-shirt


6. Gum Ball Machine

DIY Gum ball machine costume

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Halloween is all about sweets, so why not embrace it?! 

What You’ll Need:

Red Skirt | Duct Tape | Headband | Pom Poms


7. Operation Board Game

Operation Board Game

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This takes a classic board game and brings it new life!

What You’ll Need:

Clown Nose | Beige Body Suit | Metal Tongs | Felt for cut outs | Red Shorts


8. Victoria's Secret Bag

Victorias Secret Bag Costume

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You can take your shopping addiction to the next level with this costume! This is a funny and recognizable costume that everyone will enjoy!

What You’ll Need:

Pink Tissue Paper | Pink Sparkly Ribbons | Cardboard Box | Glitter Glue | Construction Paper | Pink Dress


So, think you can pull any of these costumes off? Or have a friend in need of a last minute costume? Share this article with them!


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