Monday, October 29, 2012

If you still haven't decided on a Halloween costume for this year, you might want to take a look at these 4 adorable couples ideas!  These costumes can easily be made from clothes and accessories that you already have in your closet or from purchasing a few pieces from your local secondhand store.  Whether you're dressing up as a single or partnering up with your special someone, these costumes will be sure to impress your friends and neighbors.

And a Chim Chimney to you this Halloween! Taking a play from one of our favorite bloggers, Liz from Say Yes To Hoboken, this simple DIY Mary Poppins costume is created with a bowed blouse, knee-length skirt and warm tights. For the final touches, this look is brought together with the infamous red "flying" umbrella, quaint black hat and a splash of red lipstick. Perfect for your friend's party or traveling around with you little ones to scout for candy, this costume is not only cute but will keep you warm in the chilly Halloween air!

Create the Halloween costume! Shop: 1) necktie blouses, 2) skirts, 3) tights, 4) hats

Stick em up! Dressing up the whole family has never been easier or more fashionable! Running out of time to make a costume, Jen from Jen Loves Kev, created this family look by throwing together black stripped shirts, handmade felt masks and black bandit beanies. The best loot of the night? Jen's 2 year old daughter Rowan, the cutest bandit of all!

Create the Halloween costume! Shop: striped clothing

Created from clothes and accessories all found in her closet, Veronika's costume is taken straight off of the yellow brick road. Wanting to dress up as a Hollywood character that her students would easily recognize, Veronika from Tick Tock Vintage, created her outfit with a blue gingham dress, white blouse and blue cardigan. To create the iconic ruby red slipper, Veronika painted an old pair of heels with a mixed modge podge and glitter.

Create the Halloween costume! Shop: 1) collared blouses, 2) blue dresses, 3) socks

Admitting she pulled this look together the day of, Keiko Lynn and beau Bobby are quite the cute couple in their Alice in Wonderland themed costumes. Pairing a sweet baby doll blue dress with a white apron, black Mary Janes and black bow, this Alice in Wonderland costume will prevent you from running late for this very important date!

Create the Halloween outfit! Shop: 1) blue dresses, 2) white tights, 3) black heels


PS: If you haven't carved or decorated your pumpkins yet either, get inspired by our Graphic Designer's Pumpkin Stencils and Creative Coordinator's Painted Pumpkin DIYs!

  • These are such cost-effective ideas... Love! Although, I just realized.. I dress like a cat burglar too often. :)

    Posted on October 30, 2012

  • Wishing I had someone to share a 'couple costume' with!

    Posted on November 15, 2012