Original Couples Costumes Ideas To Try This Halloween

Coming up with a matching costume idea as a couple can be tricky to do if you are looking for something outside of the standard couple costumes such as Cleopatra and Marc Anthony. So here are 15 original couple costume ideas that you can DIY for Halloween. 

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    DIY Fries Before Guys Costume
    DIY Fries Before Guys Costume. Studio DIY

    If you are looking for a humorous costume sure to make your female friends laugh, make this DIY fries before guys costumes by dressing yourself as a pack of fries and holding a greater than sign so that you stand beside a man to complete the fries before guys costume.

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    DIY Mary Poppins and Bert
    DIY Mary Poppins and Bert. Say Yes

    Dress up as iconic Mary Poppins and her best friend Bert from the children's books written by P.L. Travers which were transformed into a movie by Disney and Broadway performances that depict a magical nanny and the chimney sweep Bert.

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    DIY 50 Shades Of Grey Couple Costume
    DIY 50 Shades Of Grey Couple Costume. Laurenhun via Instructables

    Make people laugh by making your own 50 Shades of Gray costume, but instead of dressing up as the lead characters from the novel, Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele wear 50 different shades of grey on your clothes.

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    DIY Pizza Slice And Delivery Guy Costumes
    DIY Pizza Slice And Delivery Guy Costumes. Studio DIY

    Love pizza? If so create this original couple costume idea where one person dresses up as a pizza slice and the other is the pizza delivery guy.

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    DIY Camp Councillors Costumes
    DIY Camp Councillors Costumes. Say Yes

    Grab a t-shirt, shorts, and a clipboard to create a very easy last minute costume for couples by turning both of you into summer camp councillors.

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    DIY Where's Waldo And Wilma Costumes
    DIY Where's Waldo And Wilma Costumes. Meaningful Mama

    If you can find two red and white striped shirts you then your DIY couples costume could nearly be done, as you can easily turn yourself into Waldo and Wilma from the famous Where's Waldo books where you have to spot Waldo or Wilma.

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    DIY Bandits Couples Costume
    DIY Bandits Couples Costume. Say Yes

    Make out like thieves on Halloween by filling your loot bags with candy. Create your own bandits couple costume complete with black and white striped shirt, black masks, and money bags.

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    DIY Men In Black Costume
    DIY Men In Black Costume. Honus via Instructables

    Dress up as men in black by wearing a suit and sunglasses, as done by Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith who portrayed secret agents in the science fiction action comedy film Men In Black.

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    DIY Chef And French Macaron Costumes
    DIY Chef And French Macaron Costumes. Studio DIY

    Love French food, or consider are you a foodie? If so with your partner dress one person up as a chef, and the other a tower of delicious sweet macarons in this one of a kind costume idea.

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    DIY Tetris Pieces Costumes
    DIY Tetris Pieces Costumes. Wbarrios via Instructables

    For the classic gamer couple dress up as two Tetris pieces by shaping the pieces out of cardboard.

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    DIY Tooth And Tooth Fairy Costumes
    DIY Tooth And Tooth Fairy Costumes. Julie Ann Art

    If you are looking to win a costume contest, chances are you might be able to win best costume, or most original costume by having you and your mate dress up as a tooth and a tooth fairy.

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    DIY Magician And White Rabbit Costumes
    DIY Magician And White Rabbit Costumes. Say Yes

    Add some magic to your Halloween celebrations by having one person dress up as a magician, and the other a white rabbit for the magician to try to make magically disappear. This costume is very easy to make by having the magician wear classic suit complete with a black hat, while the rabbit can dress in white with bunny ears.

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    DIY Bob Ross And Happy Little Tree
    DIY Bob Ross And Happy Little Tree. C.R.A.F.T

    Bob Ross was an artist popularly known for his The Joy of Painting television show where he would teach people how to paint, often depicting happy little trees or clouds in is landscape paintings. Make this original costume by having one person dress up as Bob Ross and the other a happy little tree.

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    DIY Inspector Gadget And Penny Costumes
    DIY Inspector Gadget And Penny Costumes. Persia Lou

    Pay homage to the 1980s classic cartoon Inspector Gadget, a detective who solves cases with the help of his niece Penny with the help of their high-tech gadgets.

    Dress up as Inspector Gadget by sporting a grey trench coat and as Penny by wearing a red and white striped shirt, then complete the look by DIYing some tech gadgets such as Penny's watch or Gadget's hat. 

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    DIY Fred And Wilma Flintstone Costumes
    DIY Fred And Wilma Flintstone Costumes. C.R.A.F.T

    For Halloween dress up with your spouse as Fred and Wilma Flinstone from the cartoon the Flinstones about a stone age family that aired in the 1960s.