Trick or Treat: Homemade Halloween Costumes
With Halloween right around the corner, it’s time to start planning your costume. We get that you want to stand out without breaking the bank, so we’ve put together a collection of easy DIY costumes no matter who you’re going with: yourself, in a group, with a partner, or even with your furry friend. Make this year’s costume the one that’ll make everyone want to be your trick-or-treat buddy.
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What you’ll need: Hit your nearest thrift store and head straight to the grandma section.
What you’ll need: Red and yellow poster paper and sneakers so you can make a quick escape if your friends start getting hungry!
What you’ll need: Black/white face paint, striped shirt, beret, suspenders, gloves, and the self-control to stay mum throughout the night.
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What you’ll need: Pink, heels, a Burn Book, and the wrath of a true Mean Girl.
What you’ll need: Blankies, onesies, bottles, and the imagination only babies seem to have.
Hot Sauce Packets
What you’ll need: Tube dresses and Taco Bell (as if you need another reason to get Taco Bell).
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Squints & Wendy
What you’ll need: Red top, sunglasses, whistle, and a nerdy baseball getup.
Mermaid Man & Barnacle Boy
What you’ll need: Gloves, mask, easy peasy superhero accessories, and your invisible boatmobile.
Soap & Loofah
What you’ll need: Plenty of tulle and a poster/box for your sudsy partner.
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What you’ll need: A red sweatshirt and a bike with a basket.
What you’ll need: A sheet. (Doesn’t get much easier than this!)
Wicked Witch & Fairy Princess
What you’ll need: Green face paint, a pointed hat, and a baby/doll princess costume.
Which will you try? Comment below!
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