Ever wanted to be somebody else? Somebody famous, fictional or magical? Have no idea how to achieve it? Don't worry, because Halloween is here! Yes, the only day in a year when you can be somebody totally different and try another character's shoes. How? Easy! You just need a creative costume!

With a little ingenuity and DIY skills, you can make the coolest costume embodying anything you wish. It can be literally anything - character from Star Wars, a skeleton, a snake or even a pizza. You name it; we have that ensemble in our Halloween costume ideas list below.

If you'd wish to go as a duo with your significant other, you will find some pretty amazing couples Halloween costumes as well. And if you have children to trick or treat with, there are also some pretty great Halloween costumes for kids below. Simply work with the skills and resources you've got and with the right costume ideas only a couple of dollars worth of material can become a unique Halloween costume!

#1

I Love This Halloween Costume

I Love This Halloween Costume

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Evisa Isabella Rose
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5 years ago

Grandma rocking the costume!!! Oh yeah!!!!

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#2

This Little Kid Ruled His Halloween School Party

This Little Kid Ruled His Halloween School Party

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Kjorn
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5 years ago

OH shit this is cool!!!!!

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#3

Peter Pan And His Shadow

Peter Pan And His Shadow

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Evisa Isabella Rose
Community Member
5 years ago

YES!!! <3

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#4

My Daughter And I Are Ready For Halloween... Or The Apocalypse

My Daughter And I Are Ready For Halloween... Or The Apocalypse

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Evisa Isabella Rose
Community Member
5 years ago

WOW!!! Like a movie scene!!!

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#5

My Son And Nephews Winning At Halloween

My Son And Nephews Winning At Halloween

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Hans
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5 years ago

Awesome...but how do they walk?

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#6

My Friend And His Dad Dressed Up As Each Other For Halloween

My Friend And His Dad Dressed Up As Each Other For Halloween

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Amanda Panda
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5 years ago

This is hurting my brain to look at lol

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#7

I Think I Did This Twin Halloween Costume Thing Right

I Think I Did This Twin Halloween Costume Thing Right

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Resh Santos
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5 years ago

cute!

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#8

Weatherman's Amazing Halloween Costume

Weatherman's Amazing Halloween Costume

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Evisa Isabella Rose
Community Member
5 years ago

Haha!!!! ΧD

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#9

Created A Mask Of My Face For Halloween

Created A Mask Of My Face For Halloween

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Amanda Panda
Community Member
5 years ago

oh shit!

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#10

Check Out This Awesome Snake Costume My Wife Made For Our Daughter

Check Out This Awesome Snake Costume My Wife Made For Our Daughter

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Julia Kozlova
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5 years ago

This is so scary, I would not only give her candy, but also my car, my house and maybe my family members as a ritual sacrifice.

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#11

Beauty With Her Little Beast

Beauty With Her Little Beast

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Natasha Forchione
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5 years ago

Awwwww

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#12

My Friend's Halloween Costume Last Year

My Friend's Halloween Costume Last Year

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Alexandra Lee
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5 years ago

This is technically an image of a weeping angel

Robyn Blackham
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5 years ago

Do. NOT. Blin-

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Jeannette Treusch
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5 years ago

Don't blink! Awesome!!

Evisa Isabella Rose
Community Member
5 years ago

GREAT!!!!

Kida langham
Community Member
5 years ago

Now every one is going to die because pictures of a weeping angle can become a real one, if shown for a period of time

Marina Figueroa
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5 years ago

Don't Blink!

stacyh
Community Member
5 years ago

Don't blink!

Eglė Liubinaitė
Community Member
5 years ago

Hell yeah! Weeping angeeeeeeeel!

Yerim Lee
Community Member
5 years ago

angel from Doctor Who?

Jacquelyn Biggs
Community Member
5 years ago

Don't blink, don't close your eyes, and don't look away.

Tizzymaii Master
Community Member
5 years ago

Oh my god. I've had nightmares about the weeping angels. Thanks doctor who. Rad costume though. :D

Bianca Molineux
Community Member
5 years ago

I love that I was just scrolling through and found fellow whovians

Marina Quinn
Community Member
5 years ago

Amazing!!

CozaEVE
Community Member
5 years ago

Freaky

Jim Phoenix
Community Member
5 years ago

Neat

Danielle Cloutier
Community Member
5 years ago

WOW

Elise Effect
Community Member
5 years ago

I think I have sand in my eye...

Julie Atwood
Community Member
5 years ago

Don't blink!

Azariah Apellido
Community Member
4 years ago

The Whovians unite!

Azariah Apellido
Community Member
3 years ago

DON'T. FUCKING. BLINK.

Madison Cashen
Community Member
3 years ago

OH NO CALL THE DOCTOR ASAP lol great costume

Salome Skhiereli
Community Member
4 years ago

how did she do that?

Madison Cashen
Community Member
3 years ago

i dont have any idea

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Hannah Hollowell
Community Member
5 years ago

I can't imagine getting this costume ready or taking all that makeup off!!!!

Amelia Oswald
Community Member
5 years ago

best costume (except for mine) ever.

Elise Effect
Community Member
5 years ago

I think I have sand in my eye

Eliza Ohlund
Community Member
5 years ago

Don't blink

Jacqueline Lavanchy
Community Member
5 years ago

Don't blink !

Amy Carter
Community Member
5 years ago

creepy!!

Tamara Keegan
Community Member
5 years ago

Best one!

Cuzy123
Community Member
5 years ago

I would pretend to be a statue and scare the crap out of people! :D

Regina Gardin-Allan
Community Member
5 years ago

Don't blink!

Sharon Marie
Community Member
5 years ago

It is from the " Dr Who " universe

Mark Szeman
Community Member
5 years ago

This looks like the statue that weeps from Interview with a Vampire. very cool

Alexander Kolev
Community Member
5 years ago

Do not blink! :O

Teresa Stockroske
Community Member
5 years ago

DON'T BLINK DON'T BLINK DON'T BLINK!!!

Hyde Hopson
Community Member
5 years ago

Don't blink!

Maggi Checco
Community Member
5 years ago

This is such a fantastic costume! It reminds me of those people who dress up as statues and stand really still and then move when people walk by. There's so much detail in this costume... it must have taken hours to put on and apply all the make up and such. SO COOL and SO CREATIVE!

Robyn
Community Member
5 years ago

Beautiful!!!

Boston Brand
Community Member
5 years ago

Don't BLINK!!!

Andrew Lampe
Community Member
5 years ago

Dooooweeeeedooooooo

Lucy Fleischmann
Community Member
5 years ago

YES

Melissa Bartman-Berenguer
Community Member
5 years ago

Ahhhh

Emily Rose
Community Member
5 years ago

WOW!!

Roberta Jane Ford
Community Member
3 years ago

The Dark Angel! Well done!

Art Animal
Community Member
5 years ago

I was one last year I homemade a costume and no offence it was better

Scribbles
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5 years ago

"No Offense"

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#13

Meet My Sister's Coworker, Jon Snow White!

Meet My Sister's Coworker, Jon Snow White!

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Evisa Isabella Rose
Community Member
5 years ago

Interesting combination......ΧD

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#14

Wooden Doll

Wooden Doll

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Evisa Isabella Rose
Community Member
5 years ago

Nice body makeup!!!!!!!!!! And details..!!

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#15

My Dad's Pretty Creative Halloween Costume

My Dad's Pretty Creative Halloween Costume

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
5 years ago

Harambe's revenge

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#16

Neil Patrick Harris Sure Knows How To Do Halloween Properly!

Neil Patrick Harris Sure Knows How To Do Halloween Properly!

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Lindsay Ropiak
Community Member
5 years ago

This family always wins Halloween <3

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#17

Winner For Most Terrifying Costume Is...

Winner For Most Terrifying Costume Is...

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Hans
Community Member
5 years ago

Har har har...I would love to see that on my next flight.

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#18

Classic Costumes

Classic Costumes

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Amanda Panda
Community Member
5 years ago

This is brilliant!

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#19

My Pregnant Friend Won For Best Costume

My Pregnant Friend Won For Best Costume

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Kirsten Lee
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5 years ago

aweee this one makes me happy

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#20

Him Kardashian #breaktheinterwebs

Him Kardashian #breaktheinterwebs

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Eglė Liubinaitė
Community Member
5 years ago

I died at this one XD

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#21

Portal Costume

Portal Costume

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bork_laser
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5 years ago

the should switch shoes

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#22

Best Use Of Product Placement

Best Use Of Product Placement

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Maggi Checco
Community Member
5 years ago

This costume is Amazing! This is a great costume for anyone like me who's got some serious curves... why try to hide you're body shape when you can flaunt it like this women and have an amazing original costume that shows off your curves!

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#23

I Plan On Keeping Halloween Super Green Tonight!

I Plan On Keeping Halloween Super Green Tonight!

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Aleksandra Kozłowska
Community Member
5 years ago

YES oh boy yess!!

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#24

Toddler Dressed As Crazy Cat Lady For Halloween

Toddler Dressed As Crazy Cat Lady For Halloween

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Charlotte Slater
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5 years ago

I absolutely love this one!!!

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#25

My Homemade Daenerys Targaryen Costume

My Homemade Daenerys Targaryen Costume

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Evisa Isabella Rose
Community Member
5 years ago

STUNNING!!!!!!!!!!

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#26

Jack And Sally Costumes

Jack And Sally Costumes

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Catalina Ioan
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5 years ago

Too bad they don't have a Zero too

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#27

Best Halloween Costume

Best Halloween Costume

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Ashilay Dillow
Community Member
5 years ago

Fantastic. I had friends that made theirs but personalized characters that looked like themselves. It was amazing!

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#28

Three Great Sims Cosplays

Three Great Sims Cosplays

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Evisa Isabella Rose
Community Member
5 years ago

Easy breezy DIY..!!!

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#29

I'm 66" And I Like To Blow Coworkers' Minds For Halloween

I'm 66" And I Like To Blow Coworkers' Minds For Halloween

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Kjorn
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5 years ago

funny and so simple

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#30

Ridiculously Amazing Costume

Ridiculously Amazing Costume

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Evisa Isabella Rose
Community Member
5 years ago

Dat second photo...............ΧD

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#31

Chip 'n Dale - Gadget

Chip 'n Dale - Gadget

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Elaine
Community Member
5 years ago

C-C-C-CHIP AND DALE-RESCUE RANGERS!!!

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#32

Friend's Halloween Costume The World Needed To See

Friend's Halloween Costume The World Needed To See

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Lindsay Ropiak
Community Member
5 years ago

Nailed it

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#33

My Sister's Costume This Year

My Sister's Costume This Year

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Kjorn
Community Member
5 years ago

wow... even the dress look old

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#34

My Daughter As "wednesday Addams"

My Daughter As "wednesday Addams"

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Shauday Smith
Community Member
5 years ago

I love it when the kids get into the character. great expression

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#35

We Got More Horrified Reactions Than I Expected (and Won A Contest!)

We Got More Horrified Reactions Than I Expected (and Won A Contest!)

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Maggi Checco
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5 years ago

This is so creative yet sooo beyond disturbing. I totally love it though! props!

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#36

A Friend Made The Best Michael Jackson Costume I Have Ever Seen

A Friend Made The Best Michael Jackson Costume I Have Ever Seen

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Amanda Panda
Community Member
5 years ago

looooool

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#37

I Made Sloth Costumes!! And They Make Me So Happy!

I Made Sloth Costumes!! And They Make Me So Happy!

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Kjorn
Community Member
5 years ago

you'll have to walk reaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaal slow

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#38

Dressed Up As House For Costume Day. My 9th Graders Don't Understand Why I'm Suddenly A Jerk To Them

Dressed Up As House For Costume Day. My 9th Graders Don't Understand Why I'm Suddenly A Jerk To Them

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Michelle Parent
Community Member
5 years ago

But the face looks like Jesse from Breaking Bad. Maybe he shouls have gotten more grey in his hair. Then maybe it'd be clearer to me.

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#39

My Best Friends' Awesome Halloween Costumes

My Best Friends' Awesome Halloween Costumes

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Kristan Downes
Community Member
5 years ago

Batman's parents were killed when he was little. So it's baby batman and his dead parents....fictional.

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#40

This Place Is A Wreck, Mr. J!

This Place Is A Wreck, Mr. J!

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Lindsay Ropiak
Community Member
5 years ago

I LOVE this

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#41

My Friend Went As The Internet Explorer For Halloween

My Friend Went As The Internet Explorer For Halloween

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Cajsa Lajka
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5 years ago

I hope he showed up late

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#42

My Uncle Won "Funniest Costume" For The Best Ursula I Have Ever Seen

My Uncle Won "Funniest Costume" For The Best Ursula I Have Ever Seen

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Fatemeh
Community Member
5 years ago

Eric would immediately fall in love with this Ursula.no need to Arial's voice or stuff.

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#43

Super Turban Bros

Super Turban Bros

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Sharon Larrissey-Hemens
Community Member
5 years ago

Awesome!

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#44

I'm Working On A Plague Doctor Reaper Costume

I'm Working On A Plague Doctor Reaper Costume

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Sharri Van Zyl
Community Member
5 years ago

amazing

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#45

I'm Looking For My Son, Akeem

I'm Looking For My Son, Akeem

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Kjorn
Community Member
5 years ago

My favorite one! he need some roses pétales bearers

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#46

Sophie And Duke As "dorothy And Toto"

Sophie And Duke As "dorothy And Toto"

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Nicole Romero
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5 years ago

She looks a lot like Judy Garland!

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#47

My Ariel On Human Legs Costume Made A Huge Splash At The Halloween Party!

My Ariel On Human Legs Costume Made A Huge Splash At The Halloween Party!

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Catalina Ioan
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5 years ago

OMG, she killed Sebastian... And made a PURSE out of him!

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#48

My Version Of The Mad Hatter.

My Version Of The Mad Hatter.

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Ronaldo Melo
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5 years ago

Awesome!

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#49

Weather Reporter Caught In A Hurricane. No Real Wind Involved.

Weather Reporter Caught In A Hurricane. No Real Wind Involved.

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Gillian Concannon
Community Member
5 years ago

Really good, made me smile

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#50

As Canadians Living In America, This Was The Appropriate Halloween Costume Choice

As Canadians Living In America, This Was The Appropriate Halloween Costume Choice

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Aleksandra Kozłowska
Community Member
5 years ago

Best choice

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#51

My Husband Is Working On A Kylo Ren Costume

My Husband Is Working On A Kylo Ren Costume

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Pablin Mendez
Community Member
5 years ago

Woooe this look like really original

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#52

I Took It Upon Myself To Be The Sexiest One Out There

I Took It Upon Myself To Be The Sexiest One Out There

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Hans
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5 years ago

Gandalf: the early years.

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#53

Phil, Lil And Betty

Phil, Lil And Betty

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Shauday Smith
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5 years ago

YAAAAS!

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#54

My Friend's Controversial Halloween Costume

My Friend's Controversial Halloween Costume

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Ella Campbell
Community Member
5 years ago

No it's a blue dress!! 🙂

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#55

Nailed It

Nailed It

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Evisa Isabella Rose
Community Member
5 years ago

:''''''''''''''''''''''''''''D

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#56

My 11-year Old Daughter As "eleven" From Stranger Things

My 11-year Old Daughter As "eleven" From Stranger Things

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Hossam Kamel
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5 years ago

This is the best

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#57

Homemade Halloween Mask Selfie

Homemade Halloween Mask Selfie

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J. Philip vanHeijkoop
Community Member
5 years ago

Quick put on a Slim Whitman album!!! xD

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#58

Guess Who Just Won The Office Costume Contest?

Guess Who Just Won The Office Costume Contest?

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J. Philip vanHeijkoop
Community Member
5 years ago

WITNESS ME!!!! xD

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#59

My Most Recognized Costume To Date

My Most Recognized Costume To Date

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Kjorn
Community Member
5 years ago

the guy look so much like JD

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#60

Made My Own Mad Max Costume From Scratch

Made My Own Mad Max Costume From Scratch