Dressing up for Halloween isn’t just for kids. Adults too can enjoy the fun of dressing like an infamous gangster, walking skeleton, or a sexy nun. If you’re preparing for an upcoming Halloween party or event, you may be contemplating what to be. Check out some of the most popular Halloween costume ideas for adults.
Get a little crazy on Halloween with a Joker costume from The Dark Knight Trilogy. A purple jacket, green vest, and a bit of face paint is all you need to create the perfect psycho villain look.
2. 70s’ Hippy Chick
You can’t go wrong with a hippie costume. It’s easy to throw together and is the perfect attire for dancing. This costume should consist of a flower or peace sign adorned mini dress with bell sleeves. Throw on a matching head scarf and wrap a white belt around your waist. Peace earrings and a pair of go-go boots complete the look.
3. Hugh Hefner
Channel your inner Hugh Hefner and become a Playboy legend for the night. All you need is a velour robe with black trim and front tie belt, as well as a pair of black silk pajama pants. Make your character really come to life with Hugh’s trademark pipe and captain’s hat.
4. Elegant Witch
Lose the warty nose and green skin in favor of an elegant witch costume.While there’s no right or wrong way to do the classic witch costume, you’ll want to aim for a form-fitting v-cut dress with a sash, cape, and matching witch hat.
5. Han Solo
Turn your love for Star Ways into a full-fledge costume. Head out for your quest in a charming Han Solo costume complete with V-neck jumpsuit, jacket, belt, and boots. You’ll also need a holster to finish off your look.
Go back in time to the 1920s and become a classy flapper. While finding the perfect dress with fringe is the first step, you’ll want to ensure that you have the right accessories to pull the look together. Look for rhinestone buckles, fishnet stockings, lace overlay accents, a pearl necklace, and a sequined feather headpiece.
7. Big Bad Wolf
Display your dangerous side with a big bad wolf costume. This classic villain is one of the most recognizable fairytale characters. When you’re not blowing down the houses of the three little pigs, you’ll be throwing back beers at the bar.
Riverdale has quickly become of the most popular shows on TV. Derived from the comic book series Archie, Josie and the Pussycats are one of the series biggest highlights. Dress the part of lead singer Josie by wearing a leopard print dress with attached tail with a pair of ears. A head mic is the perfect addition to share your vocals with the rest of the party.
9. Zoot Suit
Become a real live mobster boss in a classic pinstripe zoot suit. Of course, you’ll need a pair of elastic suspenders, a matching fedora hat, and a neck tie to get the look right. You’ll also want to find a pair of snazzy black and white oxford shoes.
This Halloween, become a night walker with a costume that reflects your dark side. A gothic vampire is the perfect spooky costume for women who prefer to look mysterious. Opt for a black gown with tattered sleeves and hem. A belt helps to polish the look. Slip on a pair of your favorite black pumps. If you really want to go the extra mile, consider a pair of real looking vampire teeth.