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!

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I Love This Halloween Costume

I Love This Halloween Costume

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This Little Kid Ruled His Halloween School Party

This Little Kid Ruled His Halloween School Party

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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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My Son And Nephews Winning At Halloween

My Son And Nephews Winning At Halloween

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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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I Think I Did This Twin Halloween Costume Thing Right

I Think I Did This Twin Halloween Costume Thing Right

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Weatherman's Amazing Halloween Costume

Weatherman's Amazing Halloween Costume

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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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#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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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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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#12

My Friend's Halloween Costume Last Year

My Friend's Halloween Costume Last Year

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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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#14

Wooden Doll

Wooden Doll

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#15

My Dad's Pretty Creative Halloween Costume

My Dad's Pretty Creative Halloween Costume

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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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#17

Winner For Most Terrifying Costume Is...

Winner For Most Terrifying Costume Is...

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Hans
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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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My Pregnant Friend Won For Best Costume

My Pregnant Friend Won For Best Costume

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#20

Him Kardashian #breaktheinterwebs

Him Kardashian #breaktheinterwebs

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#22

Best Use Of Product Placement

Best Use Of Product Placement

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Maggi Checco
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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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#24

Toddler Dressed As Crazy Cat Lady For Halloween

Toddler Dressed As Crazy Cat Lady For Halloween

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#25

My Homemade Daenerys Targaryen Costume

My Homemade Daenerys Targaryen Costume

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#26

Jack And Sally Costumes

Jack And Sally Costumes

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#27

Best Halloween Costume

Best Halloween Costume

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Ashilay Dillow
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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

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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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#30

Ridiculously Amazing Costume

Ridiculously Amazing Costume

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#31

Chip 'n Dale - Gadget

Chip 'n Dale - Gadget

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Elaine
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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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My Sister's Costume This Year

My Sister's Costume This Year

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#34

My Daughter As "wednesday Addams"

My Daughter As "wednesday Addams"

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Shauday Smith
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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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#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
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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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#41

My Friend Went As The Internet Explorer For Halloween

My Friend Went As The Internet Explorer For Halloween

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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
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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

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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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#45

I'm Looking For My Son, Akeem

I'm Looking For My Son, Akeem

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Kjorn
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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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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#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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6 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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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#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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#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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#51

My Husband Is Working On A Kylo Ren Costume

My Husband Is Working On A Kylo Ren Costume

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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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#54

My Friend's Controversial Halloween Costume

My Friend's Controversial Halloween Costume

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#55

Nailed It

Nailed It

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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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#57

Homemade Halloween Mask Selfie

Homemade Halloween Mask Selfie

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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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