The Best Last-Minute Halloween Costume Ideas

Halloween is around the corner - have you organised your costume? If not, it’s not too late! We’ve gathered some great (and unusual) DIY costume ideas that you can recreate at home.

We all live hectic lives, so these costumes are great if you haven’t got the time or budget to go all out on a Halloween costume.

Dancing Duo Emoji

This one is for the minimalists – all you need is a pair of black tees, black shorts, black socks and black bunny ears, that are either folded or cut to get a flat top, and you're good to go!

Dancing Girls

Wednesday Addams

Another great minimalist costume, you’re sure to have most of the items in your wardrobe to recreate the look of the iconic Wednesday Addams of the Addams Family. Here’s how you can recreate her look and persona.


Fidget Spinner

Fidget Spinners were all the rage this year, so why not help your little one (or any adult) become one for Halloween!  To create this costume, all you need is cardboard, plastic Frisbees, Cardboard, Scissors, glue and elastic. Find the full method on how to create this costume here.

fidget spinner

Raining Men

This one is for the Geri Halliwell fans – surround yourself with raining men with this simple, yet funny costume! All you need to create this costume is: printouts of your favourite celebs, fishing line and an umbrella. Click here to find out how to create this costume.

Raining Men

Skeleton Makeup

Can’t think of a costume to wear? Get your artist skills flowing and paint your face! Pick up some black and white face paint and follow this tutorial to create a creepy skeleton look.


Eleven from Stranger Things

Have you got a pink dress, sports socks and a bomber jacket lying around at home? If so, you could easily dress up as the character of Eleven from the popular Netflix series, Stranger Things. Find out more about recreating Eleven’s look here.


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