10 last-minute Halloween costumes to spook your friends

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We get it – you didn’t realize that Halloween was this weekend and now you’re scrambling for a costume. Well look no more! Here are ten options that will make your Halloween spectacular using the least amount of effort possible!

Three Hole Punch Jim

You know? Like you can have plain white Jim, or three hole punch Jim.


All you’ll need:

  • A white collared shirt
  • A black tie
  • Three black construction paper circles

Regina George

On Wednesdays we wear purple…bras.


All you’ll need:

  • A purple bra (or tank top)
  • A white shirt (with holes cut in it)
  • (Optional) a black skirt and heels

A Bag of Jelly Beans

Why eat sweets when you can wear them?


All you’ll need:

  • A clear garbage bag
  • Coloured balloons
  • (Optional) a printed out jelly belly label

A Stick Man

Hang man pre-crime.


All you’ll need:

  • Black or dark clothes
  • Safety pins or tape
  • Pack of glow sticks

It’s Raining Men



All you’ll need:

  • An umbrella
  • String
  • Pictures of men
  • (Optional) Rubber boots and a rain coat
  • Alternative option: It’s raining cats and dogs!

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All you’ll need:

  • A white t-shirt
  • A black marker

Frida Kahlo

Be the feminIST.


All you’ll need:

  • A flower head band (Or fake flowers and a head band)
  • A brown eyeliner pencil or face paint

When Life Hands You Lemons

Get that sweet lemonade, hunny!


All you’ll need:

  • A bag of lemons
  • A t-shirt
  • A black marker
  • (Optional) write unfortunate news on the lemons

Wednesday Addams

I don’t hate you, I’m just not necessarily exited about your existence.


All you’ll need:

  • Braids (Either your own hair or a wig)
  • A black dress
  • A white collared shirt

Georgie from It



All you’ll need:

  • A yellow rain poncho
  • A red balloon
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