Want to make an impression at that Halloween fancy dress party? Why not invest in this decadent Grey Witch Halloween Bundle? It comes with a grey veil witches hat, a pair of glittery red talon gloves, and a large cross pendant. But the main attraction is the gorgeous full length tutu, which is a beautiful twist on the classic witch look.
Available at Claire’s Accessories for £40.00.
Don’t want to go the whole hog? This jersey Monster Bandage Bodycon Dress is a glam take on the traditional spooky outfit. With creepy eyes peeking out from the bandage print, you’ll be sure to scare a few onlookers. It’s the perfect compromise between full on fancy dress and no costume at all, and if you’re feeling brave, you can wear it throughout the year too.
£29 from Topshop.
Dress to impress with this top selling Complete Zombie costume. You’ll be leader of the walking dead with this full outfit which includes torn pants and shirt with sewn-in body parts, creepy gloves and an extraordinary mask, complete with wig.
Order online at Amazon for £23.99.
For a minimal DIY Dracula or Frankenstein look, team an old plain tshirt with a pair of dark jeans and Doc Martins, and a bit of fake blood from Amazon.
Keep it simple with this Snazaroo Ghost and Skull Face Painting Kit, which comes in a perfect Halloween colour palette. Snazaroo are the UK’s leading face paint brand, and the face paints are specially formulated to be friendly to the most delicate skin types, so you don’t have to worry about allergic reactions underneath those ghoulish little faces.
Snap this up for £5 from Claire’s Accessories.
Ditch the little princess routine this Halloween and kit your girl out in this feisty Pirate Costume. The bold red, black and white top and skirt make a great choice for dressing up. The hat is included for the bargain price of £10.40, reduced from £13.
Available in a range of sizes from Debenhams.
This eye-catching novelty Children's Skeletor Balaclava from Animal, the UK’s action sports lifestyle brand, is a unique and fun choice for Halloween trick or treating that will keep little heads warm during rounds of the neighbourhood. With a funky pom pom on the top and a skeletor face decal on the front, this cheeky choice can be pulled down over the face or rolled up as a stylish fair isle-style beanie. Perfect for ages from 7-16 years old, this funky balaclava is £20 from John Lewis.
Let little terrors express themselves with a vast range of costumes inspired by their favourite film and TV characters, from Argos. This Transformers Age of Extinction Deluxe Bumble Bee is a popular choice for boys and tomboys alike, and comes in a range of sizes. Other styles include Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Star Wars and Toy Story characters.
Available from £20.49, from Argos.
Make sure your home is as frightening as your costume. Along with the traditional carved pumpkins and fake cobwebs, check out these fantastic spooky additions that will turn any cosy home into a witch’s den.
Light up the dark night with this large Bat Pillar Wax Candle. Come the witching hour, the walls will be flickering from the orange glow of these spooky candles, £8 each from John Lewis.
Impress guests with this volcanic orange casserole dish. The Le Creuset Petite Pumpkin Casserole is a chip, crack and stain resisting dish with an attractive enamelled stoneware finish, in a fun pumpkin shape. Serve seasonal stews, pumpkin soup, or simply use it to store sweets for trick-or-treaters.
Pick up this quirky kitchen item for £25, from John Lewis.