Halloween Costume Ideas

5 Last Minute Halloween Costume Ideas That Are Easy To Create

Halloween is fast approaching and if you're out of Halloween costume ideas, your guideline is here! This is the only holiday that you can dress up in something crazy and not be judged for how scary or silly you look. The ideas are endless!
Since Halloween only comes once a year, you only get one shot to rock the perfect costume. We’ve come up with five costumes ideas for you to choose from that are relatively simple to create. We've even included makeup tutorials to nail the perfect look for the costumes that have a tricky makeup application.
Girls, you cannot be a cat every year, and there’s no more excuses for it. Think outside of the box! If you wake up on 10.31 with no costume, take a trip to your local mall or party store and you’ll be ready before you can say “hocus pocus”.

Pennywise with a Twist

PENNYWISE COSTUME

Image: POPSUGAR

With the huge success of the remake of Stephen King's IT Movie; Clowns are back this Halloween season! IT is currently playing in theaters and recently became the first horror movie to gross $300 million.
This year clown costumes will be putting a spin on Pennywise, giving him a scarier look. Makeup artist Alison McCann (@aluhhhsonsfx ) may have just slayed the Pennywise costume this year. You can check out her Instagram to see all of her unique makeup ideas.
Halloween Costume Ideas
Long Sleeve Swing Dress
$6.89
Halloween Costume Ideas
Long Glossy Cosplay Wig
$15.00
Halloween Costume Ideas
Pint of Fake Blood
$7.99
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Red Balloon 
$4.43
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Pom Poms
$0.99

Giraffe

According to Refinery29, Pinterest searches for "giraffe makeup" are up by 1200% this year. Random right? For some odd reason giraffe's are in and the aesthetic is all in how you do your makeup.  
The makeup look that stood out the most, based on Pinterest searches, was by Nicole Renard (@nicole_thenomad). Her makeup alone is the focal point of her costume. Feel free to add your own twist by throwing on a cute giraffe onesie or cute dress that goes with the color scheme.
halloween costume ideas
Giraffe Long Sleeve One Piece
$47.00
Anastasia Beverly Hills Contour Kit 
$40.00
10 Miracle Super Hold Finishing Spray 
$12.69
naked palette
Urban Decay
Naked Heat Palette
$54.00

Couple Costume: Baby and Deborah from Baby Driver

baby and debroah

Image: @minakes

Ansel Elgort in Baby Driver stole our hearts with his dreamy looks and rebel attitude. He and Deborah, made such an adorable power couple with their spontaneous and criminal love affair.
Are you and your boyfriend looking for a Halloween costume that is not your typical "bleh couple costume" like Sandy and Danny from Grease; or the expected Disney Prince and Princes? A Baby and Deborah costume is a fresh take and it’s simple to pull together. You can still use the outfits after Halloween (well maybe not for Deborah). Regardless, this Halloween costume is not too time consuming and gets to the point!

Baby

BABY DRIVER BOMBER
Men's Bomber Fleece Contrast Sleeve
$12.85
BABY DRIVER JEANS
Skinny Low Jeans
$24.99
ipod
7th Generation iPod Classic
$379.99
BABY DRIVER WHITE TEE
Men's Crewneck T-Shirts
$14.99
BABY DRIVER SUNGLASSES
Drifter Wayfarer Sunglasses
$15.95
BABY DRIVER SHOES
K-Swiss Quick Court
$33 - $65

Deborah

deborah's waitress outfit
Button Front Pleated Dress
$17.99
deborah's booties
Block Heel Lace Up Bootie
$29.99
Tiny Heart Necklace 
$34.99
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2 Pair Hoop Earrings 
$12.99
halloween costume ideas
MAC Powder Blush
$16.00
halloween costume ideas
MAC Metallic Lipstick 
$17.50
halloween costume ideas
Naked 2 Basics Eyeshadow Palette
$29.99

Friends Costume: Serena and Blair from Gossip Girl

Image: TV Fanatic

You're probably thinking why is she even trying to make Gossip Girl happen again? Because Gossip Girl will forever be a thing and if you haven't yet watched the series, stream on Netflix right now!
If you and your BFF (or frenemy) are looking for a trendy costume, then bring Serena and Blair back this Halloween season! Chances are you probably have some of this stuff in your closet already.
P.S., there are rumors of a Gossip Girl Reboot. Keep your fingers crossed!

Serena Van Der Woodsen

white button up
Classic White Tunic
$24.00
Double Zip Leather Hobo Bag
$295.00
Black Narrow Tie
$4.99
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Green Plaid Skirt
$19.92
Tie Back Thigh High Suede Boots
$34
Venus Drop Earrings
$34.99
halloween costume ideas
Caralyn Statement Necklace 
$46.00

Blair Waldorf

white button up
Classic White Tunic
$24.00
BLAIR'S PEARLS
Pearl Necklace & Drop Earring Set
$35.00
thigh high socks
Thigh High Socks
$9.50
Blair Plaid Skirt
Plaid Pleated Skirt 
$20.99
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Pre-Tied Bow Tie
$1.29
Halloween Costume Guide
Jeweled Ballet Flats
$145.00
halloween costume guide
Bow Front Headwrap
$4.90
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Sequin Flower Crossbody Bag
$85.00

Annabelle from The Conjuring

Annabelle, the prequel to The Conjuring, just released it's latest installment in the Annabelle series, Annabelle: Creation. If you haven't seen the movie yet, be sure to have a marathon this month starting with The Conjuring.
This Annabelle costume takes a little effort as both makeup and outfit are crucial in the execution of Annabelle. An Annabelle costume is sold at stores, but it's always more fun to make the costume your own! Both versions are provided for your choosing.  
ANNABELLE COSTUME
Annabelle Costume
$47.92
ANNABELLE DRESS
Casual Maxi Dress
$15.99
Belt with Chiffon Flower Sash
$26.47
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White Satin Ballet Slippers
$12.96
Halloween Costume Ideas
Annabelle Cosplay Wig
$69.98
What halloween costume will you be wearing this year? Comment below!

XoXo,

Nara

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