Halloween is one of the days in a year when you can be somebody fictional or magical. You can be scary too if you wish to. This is the time when you can make use of your creativity.
While a trip to the store can give you an instant costume, you sure don’t want to end up attending a Halloween party and see someone wearing the same outfit as yours. To avoid that, you have to ensure that you will have something original.
Here are some unique ideas for your Halloween costume:
Peter Pan With His Shadow
Everybody knows who Peter Pan is, and it is easy to mimic his outfit. To make it more interesting, though, have your companion dress up in all black. This would be a perfect costume idea for a father and son tandem going trick or treating or even best friends attending the same party on October 31st.
Take a look at how you can make it.
As long as you are not afraid of snakes, looking like one for Halloween is another way to stand out. If you are interested in this idea, it is highly recommended that you make your own at home to ensure 100 percent originality. You can come up with something that would make you really look like a cold-blooded animal. There are tons of videos and images on the internet that will guide you to create a cool snake costume.
Check out this video of how these two women integrated a snake costume.
Beauty and the Beast
Are you a fan of fairy tales? Well, consider wearing a yellow gown like Belle and have your boyfriend or perhaps your dog dress up like the beast.
This makeup tutorial depicts how you can transform in to the beast!
I bet you’ve already seen angel costumes a lot of times, but not the weeping angel. With the right combination of materials, you can create a DIY version of the stone statues in the series Doctor Who.
See this incredibly creepy video on transforming into Weeping Angel.
Doll costumes are popular. But instead of going for the traditional doll, aim for the wooden look to make it more unique. You have endless options when it comes to the outfit, but what would make a huge difference is the make-up.
Be original, try this wooden doll makeup tutorial and be transformed.
Mermaid and a Pirate
We’ve already seen all sorts of mermaid costumes. So how can you make yours one-of-a-kind? Well, aside from the attractive fins, come up with a treasure box that you can sit on and have a pirate-looking guy carry you.
Hmmm, not sure how I feel about this one, check it out!
Do you want to look like one of the three monstrous Gorgons? Be Medusa for a day! You can probably wear anything sexy or glamorous, but you need to have a fierce-looking make-up and, of course, don’t forget the venomous snakes on your head.
If you have the time, try this tutorial to transform into Medusa.
If you have seen the movie “It”, then you know exactly who Georgie is. With a yellow raincoat and a red balloon, you are all set!
Seem easy it enough. Take a look.
To pull off Wednesday Addams’ look, you need an all-black uniform with white collar. As for your hair, copy the character’s braided pigtails. And most importantly, make sure you know how to make that creepy facial expression that she had.
The Addams family is a classic, transform into Wednesday.
So enough of the scary costumes! Do you want to wear something cute? Are you a fan of Mexican food? This would be an excellent outfit for adults and kids alike. You just have to be very creative in making your torso look like a real taco with all its fillings.
Check this video out, she’s wearing a taco costume!
So there you have it, 10 popular costumes that you can try this Halloween season!