It’s that time of the year where you’ll be cracking your head on what to wear for Halloween. With the entertainment industry being all creative with their characters in movies and TV shows, it gave us a few ideas! Here are some of the best costumes you can use.
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Just think of this costume as simply elegant without much effort. Just don a catsuit, with long tail and a kitty ears, you’re all set.
Keywords: Catwoman, Halle Berry, Anne Hathaway
2. American Psycho
Inspired by Christian Bale’s character as the psychotic murderer, Patrick Bateman, in American Psycho certainly would have killed it in earning good praises for Halloween. Splash as much fake blood on your face and body, an axe in hand, wearing a suit and tie, and a headphones hanging around. You have yourself a serial killer look on the loose.
Keywords: American Psycho, Christian Bale, Patrick Bateman
3. Ariana Grande
Add a little sweetener to your look with pop star and vocalist, Ariana Grande’s look. If you notice her fashion, one thing that defined her is her half ponytail hairstyle that set her aparts. You can recreate this look too with a short dress with long boots. Of course, bonus points if you get microphone as extra props to your look.
Keywords: Ariana Grande, ponytail
Probably one of the most iconic and super simple outfit inspiration comes from The Office’s Jim Halpert’s Halloween attire. He just wrote the word book across his face, and thus you have a lame and hilarious way of interpreting you’re literally Facebook for Halloween. Or dressing up as Mark Zuckerberg wouldn’t hurt either.
Keywords: Jim Halpert, Facebook, The Office
5. Frida Kahlo
This famous Mexican painter in the 50’s captivated everyone with her self portraits and her vibrant fashion sense. One distinction about her is the unibrows.
Keywords: Frida Kahlo, Salma Hayek
6. Men In Black
Probably one of the simplest Halloween attire for anyone who’s not planning on doing much. A suit, tie, sunglasses and a replica of pen “losing memory” flash, and you’re on your way to fighting aliens off. So to speak.
Keywords: Men In Black, Will Smith
With the box office hit movie potrayal of Joker by Joaquin Phoenix, many are definitely looking to dress up as the Joker. You’re gonna need face paints and colourful over the top suit colours.
Keywords: Joker, Joaquin Phoenix
8. The Bachelorette/Bachelor
I’m sure you are familiar with searching for love reality TV show where one lucky person would be getting rose for advancing to the next stage with their dream man or woman. Dressing up and bring along roses as your Halloween prop and you’re set to find your dream person. Or so you think …
Keywords: The Bachelorette, Hannah Brown
9. Hannibal Lecter
If you’re a big fan of Silence of the Lambs, you’re surely be wanting to wear the infamous, cannibal eating Dr Hannibal Lecter. Get a straitjacket and a mask to cover your mouth, instantly you’ll have that mysterious and crazy look.
Keywords: Hannibal Lecter, Anthony Hopkins
10. Day of the Dead outfit
Or as its known as Día de Muertos, this Mexican Day of the Dead festival got everyone feeling spooked out by the intricacy of the makeup and the hauntingly beautiful remarks it gets during Halloween time.
Keywords: Mexican, Day of the Dead