Halloween is right around the corner! By now you really should’ve gotten your costume idea down and ready to go, but sometimes it can be hard to come up with something creative and original, without clearing out your bank account.


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Enter Bored Panda. We have helpfully compiled a list of some of the awesomest and most creative costumes we could find, so you can get some last minute inspiration. Scroll down to check ‘em out below, and don’t forget to vote for your favourite!

#1 My Halloween Costume

My Halloween Costume

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frank0ys 11 months ago

...You need to cut off one ear. That is truly Van Gogh.

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#2 For Halloween I Caught Me A Ratatouille

For Halloween I Caught Me A Ratatouille

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varwenea 11 months ago

Catch him? He's controlling you, and you don't even know it!

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#3 A Friend And I Decided To Go As Anglerfish For Halloween

A Friend And I Decided To Go As Anglerfish For Halloween

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ADHORTATOR 11 months ago

That's scary....

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#4 "Getting Deported By Trump" Halloween Costume

"Getting Deported By Trump" Halloween Costume

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ADHORTATOR 11 months ago

Funny.....and sad at the same time

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#5 This Guy Had The Best Halloween Party Costume, He Was The Fire

This Guy Had The Best Halloween Party Costume, He Was The Fire

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ADHORTATOR 11 months ago

Perhaps not very comfortable... but what an idea!

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#6 My Brother Was Sad His Girlfriend Couldn't Come To Our Halloween Party, So He Came As Both Of Them

My Brother Was Sad His Girlfriend Couldn't Come To Our Halloween Party, So He Came As Both Of Them

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Dani Donovan 11 months ago

He looks good as a woman

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#7 You Know It's A Good Costume When Someone Cries Because Of It

You Know It's A Good Costume When Someone Cries Because Of It

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frank0ys 11 months ago

...Spirited Away!!!

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#8 Princess Leia And R2D2 (My Grandpa's Costume)

Princess Leia And R2D2 (My Grandpa's Costume)

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varwenea 11 months ago

Grandpa has a wicked sense of humor. A shop-vac - LOL!!!

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#9 A Friend Nailed Halloween And 3D Printed His Own Face

A Friend Nailed Halloween And 3D Printed His Own Face

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varwenea 11 months ago

Eeewww. In the right lighting, that would freak me out.

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#10 My Buddy Dressed Up As His Cat For Halloween. Look At The Cats Face

My Buddy Dressed Up As His Cat For Halloween. Look At The Cats Face

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Sham Nesia 11 months ago

Umm...that cat is terrified.

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#11 My Brother-In-Law And His Friends Won Their Office Costume Contest

My Brother-In-Law And His Friends Won Their Office Costume Contest

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Desiré Yen 11 months ago

I'm guessing no work today for this commando of soldiers !

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#12 Made My Son A Pikachu Costume For His Wheelchair

Made My Son A Pikachu Costume For His Wheelchair

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Jenn 11 months ago

SOO GOOD!

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#13 Toddler Dresses Up As Her Grandmother On Halloween

Toddler Dresses Up As Her Grandmother On Halloween

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ImAmazingAndUsedToBeNotOnfire 11 months ago

Adorable <3

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#14 Awesome Family Costume

Awesome Family Costume

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The Cappy 11 months ago

Incredible.

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#15 Taco Belle

Taco Belle

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Pi... 11 months ago

Omg! Brilliant! This should be so way up high!

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#16 Amazing X-Ray Costume

Amazing X-Ray Costume

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ADHORTATOR 11 months ago

Awesome!

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#17 My Sister-In-Law And Her Sisters This Halloween

My Sister-In-Law And Her Sisters This Halloween

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Jenn 11 months ago

BRILLIANT!

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#18 Harry Potter Character Costumes

Harry Potter Character Costumes

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11 months ago

D'aww!

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#19 Stopping By The Apple Store In My Halloween Costume

Stopping By The Apple Store In My Halloween Costume

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Pi... 11 months ago

Did they jump up in fright? Or did they try to sell u an iPhone? Lol

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#20 Mother Of Dragons

Mother Of Dragons

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varwenea 11 months ago

Excellent cosplay! And the chains are rather handy to keep the kiddos in sight. (Can't do that any other time of year though.)

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#21 Our Local Weatherman's Costume Today

Our Local Weatherman's Costume Today

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Lucida 11 months ago

Whait, is the low air pressure red and the high air pressure blue in the USA?

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#22 I'm 7 Foot. For Halloween I Went As A Normal Guy On Stilts

I'm 7 Foot. For Halloween I Went As A Normal Guy On Stilts

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Troux 11 months ago

Not just a normal guy...Cameron from Ferris Bueller!

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#23 Guy Dressed Up As A Stock Photo For Halloween

Guy Dressed Up As A Stock Photo For Halloween

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Cip IESAN 11 months ago

But where's the "shutterstock" watermark?

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#24 Our Couples Costume

Our Couples Costume

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Caitlyn McCracken 11 months ago

LMFAOOOOOOOOOOOO

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#25 Even Cancer Can't Stop Halloween - A Friend Getting Chemotherapy In Costume

Even Cancer Can't Stop Halloween - A Friend Getting Chemotherapy In Costume

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The Cappy 11 months ago

Awesome.

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#26 My Girlfriend And I Attempted Our First Couple's Costume This Halloween. I Think We Did A Pretty Good Job With It

My Girlfriend And I Attempted Our First Couple's Costume This Halloween. I Think We Did A Pretty Good Job With It

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varwenea 11 months ago

Yes, yes, you did!

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#27 It's Him

It's Him

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SJ_Panda_love 11 months ago

Its no easy job to walk in those heels, my sister once jokingly taunted me to try those pencil heels and I couldn't walk even one or 2 step perfectly. If this guy has courage to put them on and come to office/college whatever this place is, I will upvote this image for the courage only.

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#28 This Is Awesome!

This Is Awesome!

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Roald Andresen 11 months ago

LG - Life's Gone

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#29 My Wife And I Made Daft Punk Halloween Costumes

My Wife And I Made Daft Punk Halloween Costumes

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SJ_Panda_love 11 months ago

I want those shoes!

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#30 My Costume For Halloween

My Costume For Halloween

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11 months ago

Oh. My. God.

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#31 Come And Play With Us, Danny

Come And Play With Us, Danny

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Pi... 11 months ago

This is so cute!

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#32 The Snail Trail

The Snail Trail

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Vernice Aure 11 months ago

Clever... Nice slime.

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#33 My Husband. So Hot Right Now

My Husband. So Hot Right Now

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Lucida 11 months ago

The dog really goes into character. Roooaaarr!

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#34 Dress Up Like "Dominoes" They Said...

Dress Up Like "Dominoes" They Said...

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Lucida 11 months ago

Hahahaha!

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#35 Amputee Adventure Time Costume

Amputee Adventure Time Costume

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SJ_Panda_love 11 months ago

This really made my day! So elegant and heart warming!

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#36 My Wife And I Won Funniest Costume At The Party

My Wife And I Won Funniest Costume At The Party

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Whatthedeuce? 11 months ago

Love that tummy! :-)

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#37 Dedication

Dedication

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Vernice Aure 11 months ago

This is one of the most successful Marge hair I've ever seen.

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#38 Hijabi Harley Quinn

Hijabi Harley Quinn

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#39 Pretty Unique Halloween Costume - Dead Body On Mount Everest

Pretty Unique Halloween Costume - Dead Body On Mount Everest

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Imagine That 11 months ago

and the frost bitten fingers.. Nice touch !

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#40 Finished My Halloween Costume

Finished My Halloween Costume

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Beaver-Moose 11 months ago

thats flippin awesome. i have never seen someone actaully take the time to weather their trooper costume

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#41 I Beat Cancer This Year And Lost My Hair In The Process. My 4 Year Old Son Wanted To Be Darth Vader For Halloween So I Surprised Him As Darth "Mom"

I Beat Cancer This Year And Lost My Hair In The Process. My 4 Year Old Son Wanted To Be Darth Vader For Halloween So I Surprised Him As Darth "Mom"

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Samantha Bing 11 months ago

Incredible costume! Kudos to you on your recovery!

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#42 Man Cut In Half Costume

Man Cut In Half Costume

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11 months ago

How...?!

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#43 I Was Transforming Mystique For Halloween

I Was Transforming Mystique For Halloween

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Marie Rundel 11 months ago

Wow!

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#44 Wife's First Attempt At Making A Costume For Our Daughter

Wife's First Attempt At Making A Costume For Our Daughter

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Nancy E 11 months ago

Good job , &, adorable daughter !

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#45 The Blue Screen Of Death

The Blue Screen Of Death

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#46 Here Is A Tyrannosaurus Costume I Made For My Son, From Mattress Foam And Spray Paint

Here Is A Tyrannosaurus Costume I Made For My Son, From Mattress Foam And Spray Paint

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Danielle Irene 11 months ago

If you're not working on Sfx or some sort of art this movie or show related, you need to be! This is amazing, quality stuff!!!

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#47 Last Year I Stuck 50 Samples Of Grey Paint Samples To My Shirt For My Office Halloween Party, This Year I Got Even Lazier

Last Year I Stuck 50 Samples Of Grey Paint Samples To My Shirt For My Office Halloween Party, This Year I Got Even Lazier

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SJ_Panda_love 11 months ago

When you work for too long In an IT company!

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#48 I Dressed As Amazon Prime And Won My Office Halloween Costume Contest!

I Dressed As Amazon Prime And Won My Office Halloween Costume Contest!

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Pi... 11 months ago

U should send it to amazon. Maybe they'll send u a gift card or something..

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#49 My Son Heading Out For Halloween

My Son Heading Out For Halloween

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Pi... 11 months ago

Tyrant-asaurus

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#50 My So Decided To Mix Classic Halloween With The Trend Of Everything Being "Sexy"

My So Decided To Mix Classic Halloween With The Trend Of Everything Being "Sexy"

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Pi... 11 months ago

Bwaahaha! Welp, I was scrolling down and initially wondered why a typical sheet with holes made the list... and then I saw The fishnets!

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#51 Bio-Luminescent Jellyfish

Bio-Luminescent Jellyfish

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Samantha Bing 11 months ago

I want this one!

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#52 This Kid In Oogie Boogie Costume

This Kid In Oogie Boogie Costume

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Zenozenobee 11 months ago

Awwww ! cute! and good job for the costume

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#53 Turned Our Closets Inside Out Making These Costumes

Turned Our Closets Inside Out Making These Costumes

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Steve Bowman 11 months ago

The little girl has the perfect face for that.

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#54 My Buddy Dressed Up Like Turk For Halloween

My Buddy Dressed Up Like Turk For Halloween

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MoonBeam 11 months ago

Woah

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#55 Friend's Costume Had Me Terrified All Night!

Friend's Costume Had Me Terrified All Night!

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Neeraj Jha 11 months ago

Dude...Now, that's some scary shit.

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#56 Working DSLR Camera Costume

Working DSLR Camera Costume

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Sham Nesia 11 months ago

Everyone knows the real action is BEHIND the camera...

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#57 Mother Of Dragons

Mother Of Dragons

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Danielle Irene 11 months ago

This is amazing!

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#58 For Halloween, I Constructed My Own Rosie Costume!

For Halloween, I Constructed My Own Rosie Costume!

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Samantha Bing 11 months ago

Adorable - great job!

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#59 The Atoms Family

The Atoms Family

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ADHORTATOR 11 months ago

I had to snap with my fingers....

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#60 My Friend Went As Walt Disney Fresh Out Of The Freezer

My Friend Went As Walt Disney Fresh Out Of The Freezer

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Vernice Aure 11 months ago

Excellent! Imaginative and superb attention to details from the black and white Steamboat Willie to the accurate signature on the name tag.

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#61 My Cousin Lost His Arm In A Motorcycle Accident, So He's The Part In The Movie Where Woodie's Arm Starts To Rip

My Cousin Lost His Arm In A Motorcycle Accident, So He's The Part In The Movie Where Woodie's Arm Starts To Rip

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Laury M. 11 months ago

Awesome scare idea if he goes to a party where people are not aware of his amputation. *rips off arm and throws it to someone*

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#62 Nightmarish Halloween Costume

Nightmarish Halloween Costume

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frank0ys 11 months ago

...Cool!

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#63 Wanted To Share A Pic Of Me And My Daughter's Halloween Costumes

Wanted To Share A Pic Of Me And My Daughter's Halloween Costumes

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Amy Fowlkes 11 months ago

She got you to wear tights lol

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#64 My Halloween Costume

My Halloween Costume

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Pi... 11 months ago

You'll definitely find somebody to love, lookin like that!

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#65 The Wife Said "Let's Do Sexy Costumes For Halloween This Year"... Game On!

The Wife Said "Let's Do Sexy Costumes For Halloween This Year"... Game On!

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Meowton Mewsk 11 months ago

Great! Hands are too big though. 😄

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#66 My Orthodontist Told Me I'd Have My Braces On For Halloween. Figured I Might As Well Use It To My Advantage. Wake Up, Fishy!

My Orthodontist Told Me I'd Have My Braces On For Halloween. Figured I Might As Well Use It To My Advantage. Wake Up, Fishy!

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Joe Mama 11 months ago

Love it.

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#67 My Boyfriend And I Decided To Go As Bob Ross And His Painting For Halloween This Year! Yes, That’s His Real Hair

My Boyfriend And I Decided To Go As Bob Ross And His Painting For Halloween This Year! Yes, That’s His Real Hair

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ADHORTATOR 11 months ago

"You know me, I gotta put in a big tree."

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#68 I Was An Acid Trip For Halloween

I Was An Acid Trip For Halloween

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Lily Langtry 11 months ago

this is amazing.

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#69 Frightening Couples Costume

Frightening Couples Costume

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11 months ago

NOOOO!

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#70 A Halloween Costume Only Australians Will Understand

A Halloween Costume Only Australians Will Understand

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varwenea 11 months ago

Sure doesn't need to be an Australian to think this is creepy as hell though.

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#71 Finally Finished This Year's Family Costume. Ack Ack Ack!

Finally Finished This Year's Family Costume. Ack Ack Ack!

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ADHORTATOR 11 months ago

Wow...I mean Ack Ack Ack - Ack!

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#72 How Was Our Attempt As Mystery Inc.?

How Was Our Attempt As Mystery Inc.?

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Sham Nesia 11 months ago

'Ruh roh...'

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#73 We Dressed Up As Universal Healthcare For Halloween. In America, This Is Terrifying To Half Of Our Population!

We Dressed Up As Universal Healthcare For Halloween. In America, This Is Terrifying To Half Of Our Population!

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Joni Nelis 11 months ago

nice with the universe T and dress :)

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#74 I Think My Girlfriend's Weird Al Costume Is Spot On!

I Think My Girlfriend's Weird Al Costume Is Spot On!

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Pavla Krpan 11 months ago

Nailed it :D

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#75 Howdy-Ho, Neighbors!

Howdy-Ho, Neighbors!

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Heidrance 11 months ago

Just to nitpick, it's "Hidey-ho, neighbor(s)!" As someone named Heidi, I have had this said to me roughly 8,000 times since 1991.

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#76 I Think I Found My Halloween Costume

I Think I Found My Halloween Costume

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Elina Kuusisto 11 months ago

Yasss!

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#77 I Decided To Be A Galaxy Note 7 On Fire

I Decided To Be A Galaxy Note 7 On Fire

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Joni Nelis 11 months ago

love the wig! :)

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#78 Happy Halloween From The Wetbandits

Happy Halloween From The Wetbandits

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RubyWhoLovesSushi 11 months ago

The man on the right kinda looks like Nicolas Cage

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#79 Twisty Halloween Costume

Twisty Halloween Costume

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Kitsune Ren 11 months ago

American Horrorstory?

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#80 Goblin King And Daughter Ludo

Goblin King And Daughter Ludo

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Jenn 11 months ago

love this! and the 'sarah friend' :)

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#81 Coming This Halloween, A New Third-Party Candidate For Your Consideration

Coming This Halloween, A New Third-Party Candidate For Your Consideration

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