Halloween Costume Ideas

Ever wanted to be someone else? Someone famous, fictional or magical? Don’t know how to achieve it? Don’t worry, because Halloween is here! Yes, the only day of the year when you can be someone completely different and try on another character’s shoes. How? Easy! You just need creative costumes!

With a little ingenuity and DIY skills, you can make the best Halloween costumes embody whatever you want. It could literally be anything – characters from Star Wars, skeletons, snakes, or even pizza. Call it; we have that ensemble in our list of Halloween costume ideas below.

Created A Mask Of My Face For Halloween

Created A Mask Of My Face For Halloween


Hellowen custome ideas

Want to wear your normal clothes? Pull out a striped shirt and black bottoms, then add a beret, white gloves, and a touch of makeup.

Broken Dolls

Broken Dolls hallowen custome

As long as you have a simple dress, the baby doll is a simple costume to wear. Make the look more suitable for Halloween by adding black makeup that makes the doll look invisible.

Cheshire Cat

Cheshire Cat Hallowen custome ideas

Magenta clothes, a pair of cat ears, and some creative makeup make everyone’s costumes angry.


Hallowen magician custome

You don’t need magical powers to do this look—just a red dress and a few accessories of choice.

Mermaid Makeup

mermaid makeup halloween ideas

If sewing isn’t your thing, you can create a sea princess look that’s just as effective as a long green skirt, sequined top, and very smart makeup.

Miss Universe

Miss universe custome halloween ideas

Use this one literally. Cover the blue skirt with a galactic replica, then add the usual beauty queen accessories — tiaras, slings, and bouquets of flowers.



Are you basically living in your favorite autumn sweater? No need to throw it away for Halloween. Just add this printable sloth mask, and you’re ready to do it.

Smarty Pants Halloween Costume

Smarty Pants Halloween Costume

For costumes that are as sweet, stick Smarties candy into old jeans with glue dots or double-sided tape. That’s it.

Bat Costume

Bat Costume halloween ideas

This costume is very easy to do. All you need is a black hoodie and a broken umbrella.

DIY Houseplant Halloween Boxtume

DIY Houseplant Halloween Boxtume

Think this costume is too hard for DIY? Think again: It was made using an old Amazon Prime box and a round laundry basket.

Get the tutorial at DIY Houseplant Halloween

Minnie Mouse Costume

DIY mini mouse halloween ideas

Show off your love of Disney with this Minnie Mouse outfit. How adorable is that tutu?

Get the tutorial at DIY Mini Mouse

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