Searching for a not-so-scary but oh-so-relevant Halloween costume? You've come to the right place. From magical creatures to iconic characters, our definitive list features the best ideas for adults, kids, groups, couples, and pets according to Pinterest trends.
Seasonal garb is all you and three friends need to create this spectacular four seasons costume.
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Frat Boy Costume
Plastic party cups, boat shoes, aviator sunglasses, and baseball caps are the main ingredients for this frat boy themed ensemble.
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Archer Group Costume
You and your best buds can turn heads at that Halloween soiree with this brilliant Archer group costume.
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Mermaid and Sailor Costume
Make your mermaid fantasy come true with this seaworthy costume for ocean-loving couples.
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Wayne and Garth
The two of you are worthy. So why not win at Halloween this year by dressing up as Wayne and Garth.Continue to 5 of 57 below.
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Fan of Stranger Things can seek #JusticeForBarb or #JusticeForEleven by dressing up as one of the show's two most famous characters.
A couple of hints for nailing each look: For Barb, it's impossible to do without a pair of mom jeans and retro eyeglasses. For Eleven, costume must-haves include a Peter Pan collar dress and of course, a box of her favorite frozen waffles.
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Rick and Morty Costume
Whip out the fright wig and ray gun for this Rick and Morty duo.Continue to 9 of 57 below.
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Colonel Sanders and Chicken Costume
Can't get enough of that KFC? This Kentucky fried idea takes two to pull off.
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Best Solo Halloween Costume Ideas
When you just need a costume for yourself, the choices can be endless. We've narrowed down the list to our favorites, and we think you'll agree once you see these fun ideas.Continue to 13 of 57 below.
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John Snow Costume
Get ready to bend the knee as Jon Snow this Halloween. The main ingredient in this DIY get-up is the black cloak. To hack, attach a faux fur collar to an inexpensive robe or cape.
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DIY Groot Costume
Experienced do-it-yourselfers can create this homemade Groot costume for kids in a couple of days.
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Channel your inner flower child with this hippie costume idea. Keep in mind round sunglasses are a necessary accessory.
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DIY Snow White Costume
Forget about dressing as Elsa. These days Disney fans are going retro for Halloween. Case in point, this DIY Snow White costume.Continue to 17 of 57 below.
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Girl Scout Costume
Thanks to Russell, the lovable character from the animated movie, Up, donning a cub or girl scout uniform for Halloween is a favorite last minute idea.
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DIY Jellyfish Costume
Standout from the crowd with this bedazzling jellyfish outfit. The twinkling lights are battery operated LEDs.
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Best Ideas for Kids
Kids' costumes are so much fun and there's nothing (other than candy) that gets a kid more excited for Halloween than the moment they've decided on who or what they're going to be.Continue to 21 of 57 below.
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DIY Dinosaur Costume
Cutesy dino costumes are for toddlers. This handmade Spinosaurus costume is perfect for kids older than three years.
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Princess Moana Costume
Your little adventurer can sail through Halloween in this sweet DIY Princess Moana costume.
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Your little Belle can be the queen of the ball for Halloween with this princess costume inspired by Beauty and the Beast.
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We can't think of a cuter Halloween idea for small kids than this Princess Poppy troll costume.Continue to 25 of 57 below.
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If you think you're never too young to celebrate Halloween, this Yoda costume just may be the cutest get-up for your wee one.
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Turn your baby into an adorable pineapple for Halloween with a cute homemade onesie.
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No-Sew Lightning McQueen Car
Do you stink at sewing? Dress up your little one in this no-sew Lightning McQueen costume.
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Your little one can be the sweetest thing for Halloween in this adorable cupcake costume. Don't you just love the pom-pom sprinkles.Continue to 29 of 57 below.
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Costume Ideas for Families
There's nothing more "aww!"-inspiring than a family that gets dressed up together. Celebrities like Neil Patrick Harris are known for their adorable dressed-up families on Halloween, and with these ideas, your family could be totally Instagram-worthy too!
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Think Halloween is for folks who never want to grow up? This Peter Pan themed family costume recreates the magic of Neverland for both kids and adults.
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Lego MovieContinue to 33 of 57 below.
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Squints and Wendy Peffercorn Couple
Think The Sandlot is the best coming of age flick ever? Then you and your significant other can suit-up as the movie's cute duo, Squints, and Wendy Peffercorn.
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Care Bear Family
These no-sew Care Bear costumes are a cinch to make. The DIY supply list includes sweatshirts, sweatpants, puff paint, and fabric glue.
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The force is strong with this family. Even better, dressing up as Leia, Han Solo or Luke Skywalker is easier than you think with this Star Wars costumes tutorial.
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Mother of all Dragons
Rule the roost as the mother of all dragons with this creative family costume.Continue to 37 of 57 below.
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Who says you can't dress sweet for Halloween? These jelly bean costumes are a snap to make. To get started, you'll need a couple of transparent garbage bags and several dozen balloons in delicious colors.
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Lady and the Tramp Family
Trick or treating is a family activity. So dress up your pack in this Lady and the Tramp costume.
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Best Halloween Makeup Ideas
From stunning to scary, learn how to create a makeup look so Halloween-worthy, you don't even need a costume.Continue to 41 of 57 below.
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Pixilated Face Makeup
Beauty junkies can dip into their makeup stash to compute this pixilated face. The tutorial precisely explains how to contour and highlight.
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You're not basic, so why settle for a traditional Halloween costume when you can be a magical unicorn instead?
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Ditch that sexy nurse costume for this glamours and ultramodern space alien makeover tutorial.
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Giraffe Makeup Tutorial
You can become the world's tallest mammal for Halloween with this giraffe makeup tutorial.Continue to 45 of 57 below.
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Wednesday Addams Tutorial
Go goth for Halloween with this Wednesday Addams makeup tutorial (and yes it's spelled with two d's).
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Be a magical pixie for Halloween with this galaxy-inspired makeup idea.
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Creepy Clown Makeup
If freaky clowns are your thing, this scary-good makeup tutorial shows how to create a creepy beautiful face.
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Spider Woman Makeup
This spidery tutorial uses face paint from the Halloween store to create a fantastic mask.Continue to 49 of 57 below.
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Kangaroo and Joey
Show off your baby bump by sporting this super cute kangaroo mom and joey get-up.
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Got a bun in the oven? This clever avocado costume is perfect for pregnant people.
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Got a pea in the pod? Flaunt your belly with this adorable pom-pom, gumball machine costume.Continue to 53 of 57 below.
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Chia Pet Dog
Ch-ch-ch-doggy! Turn your fur baby into a terra-cotta animal planter with this cute Chia pet costume tutorial.
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Wonder Woman Cat
Cats are superior beings especially when they're wearing this Wonder Woman costume.
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Your four-legged companion will be the talk of the dog run with this spooky headless horseman costume.