Epic Adult Halloween Costumes to try!
As the spooky season approaches, it's time to channel your inner creativity and plan your perfect Halloween look. Whether you're prepping for a thrilling Halloween photoshoot with friends or gearing up for an epic weekend celebration, one thing's for sure: you want your costume to be unforgettable.
But hold on, we get it. The idea of standing out in a sea of costumes can be daunting, especially if you're considering store-bought options. Generic just won't cut it! That's where the magic of mixing and matching comes in. Get ready to unleash your imagination, because we've curated a list of adult costume ideas and suggestions that'll have you looking spooktacular!
Dragon Rider Costume
Let’s start with something simple yet creative. We’re talking about inflatable costumes. While you can easily get one at your local toy store, these types of Halloween costumes are eye-catching and hilarious. The most famous ones are dinosaur designs, but why stop there? If you’re a fan of those high fantasy movies or video games where the protagonists go about riding their dragon, we recommend the
Spooktacular Creations Inflatable Costume Riding a Fire or Ice Dragon . This costume comes in red or blue, allowing you to choose between a fierce fiery dragon motif or a chilling, cold beast. You can even include a sword, shield, and armor in your outfit to complete the look. Become Maleficent
Ever since Maleficent came out in 2014, kids and adults alike have been wanting to get their hands on the fairy’s costume. Of course, making one is going to be a lot of hard work, which is why we recommend the
Disguise Adult Plus Size Deluxe Maleficent Christening Gown Costume . This, however, is only the outfit itself, so we suggest getting Maleficent’s staff and adding makeup to emphasize those cheekbones so that you’ll be able to nail that look. Your Favorite Hooded Character
There are literally countless characters that sport hooded cloaks, from DC’s Raven to Little Red Riding Hood to the Jedis in Star Wars. With the
TULIPTREND Full Length Hooded Cloak , you can choose from a wide variety of colors, such as hunter green velvet, black velvet, white silk fabric, blue velvet, and coffee polyester, to name a few. With these various color options, you’ll be able to dress up as your favorite cloaked character, especially if you’ll be adding some creative accessories to perfect the look. The Undying Michael Myers
Ah yes, Halloween will never be complete without someone wearing a Michael Myers costume from the horror classic Halloween. The character basically wears a mechanic jumpsuit, which makes it pretty easy to pull off. If you don’t have one lying around, we recommend the
. The mask isn’t included, though, but it’s going to be pretty easy to find one online or in your local toy store. Of course, a prop knife with blood would also be a great addition to the costume. Sago Brothers Michael Myers Costume Gothic Steampunk Style
This one's for the creative souls who want to stand out in style. Crafting the perfect Gothic Steampunk look may sound challenging, but it's a journey worth embarking on. You'll need the essentials: a Victorian-era costume, a sleek black umbrella, a dapper black top hat, and those must-have steampunk goggles.
But don't stop there; let's crank up the drama! Consider adding a wig to your ensemble to truly capture that gothic essence. Our top pick is the
it's a flawless match for that mesmerizing goth vibe. Mildiso Long Wigs for Women; That 70s Look
The spirit of the 70s will never go out of style. During Halloween, you’ll see people sporting afro wigs, bell-bottom trousers, and colorful tops as a tribute to the 70s. To complete the look, we recommend the
Spooktacular Creations Halloween Hippie Costume Accessories Set , as it comes with a black afro wig, a wig cap, a disco necklace, glasses, a pair of earrings, and a mustache. Be My Butterfly
As a kid growing up, many of you must’ve been fascinated by butterflies with their elegance, grace, and beautiful colors. This is why even adults who have been fascinated with these insects as kids prefer to dress up as one just for nostalgia. If that does appeal to you, the
would be the perfect costume for Halloween. This costume comes in 24 styles to match your preference. Tibeha Butterfly Wings for Women Girls The Nun
Of course, one popular yet hilarious adult-themed outfit would be a nun costume, which is why we recommend the
. However, don’t let your creativity stop you there. If you’ve watched the movie The Conjuring 2 or The Nun, you’re most likely familiar with Valak, the demon nun. So, if a simple nun costume just won’t cut it, add some makeup to mimic Valak’s facial features and wear false vampire teeth to complete the look. amscan Adult Holy Sister Nun Costume The Classic Witch Costume
When Halloween night rolls around, you'll spot witches of all ages, from kids to adults, gracing the spooky scene. If you're looking for a timeless and fail-proof Halloween outfit, you can never go wrong with the trusty witch costume. It's a classic for a reason!
To truly nail that enchanting witch look, you'll need three essential items: a witch's hat, a broom, and some bewitching shoes.
For the ultimate witch's hat, we recommend the
. It comes complete with a veil, raven feathers, and even a plastic spider for that extra touch of spookiness. When it comes to your broom, the Goetland Deluxe Witch Hat is the perfect choice, especially if you're aiming for that Tim Burton-esque vibe. Let it be an extension of your witchy charm as you sweep through the night. And, of course, don't forget the witchy shoes! We recommend these California Costumes Witch's Broom . Pair them with high heels for that added aesthetic flair, and you'll be ready to cast spells and brew potions in style. Black Witch Shoe Covers The Grim Reaper
The Grim Reaper is one of the easier costumes to pull off. You basically need a cloak and a reaper’s scythe to get the look right, and you’re all set. You can also go for a more comedic approach and put some white makeup on to mimic the Grim Reaper featured in Bill and Ted’s Bogus Journey. You can also go for a more sinister and horrifying appearance by wearing the Ghostface killer’s mask featured in the Scream movie series. The most challenging piece of the costume is the scythe. We recommend the
to completely pull off that look. California Costumes Men's Reaper Scythe I’m a Barbie Girl
Who hasn’t heard of the 2023 Barbie movie? If you’re a fan of the film, or simply Barbie in general, then the
Spirit Halloween Classic Barbie Adult Bodycon Dress Costume , officially licensed by Mattel, is just for you. You can go all out on accessories, whether it’s a large pair of shades, a pink handbag, a few necklaces, or heart-shaped earrings. Come on, Barbie, let’s go party! Serial Killer Mood
We’ve all heard about this extremely popular fad from last year’s Halloween. We’re talking about none other than the Jeffrey Dahmer costume. Of course, nothing gets more terrifying than a real-life serial killer costume compared to all those fantasy recommendations we have on today’s list. If you really want to get that look, we recommend the
paired with these Spooktacular Creations Prisoner Jumpsuit PORADAY Polarized Aviator Sunglasses . You can even sport a mustache and a prop bloody knife for the additional creep factor.