All Hallows Eve is, undoubtedly, the most beloved festivity in all of the US. And not without reason, as this revelry is not only spooktacular, but it also awakens people's creativity in the most unexpected ways when making a Halloween costume. And some people take the Halloween costume ideas very seriously. If you're not one of them, you probably haven't been giving much thought to what you're going to wear this year, and now you're freaking out because the spooky celebration is just around the corner and you are short of costume ideas.

Don't worry, though, because Bored Panda has your back. We've put together a list of some of the best Halloween costumes to inspire you. From low budget solutions to advanced full-body DIY Haloween costumes, these outfits prove that a creative mind is a key to coming up with an awesomely creepy, yet funny Halloween look. Scroll down to check out our picks of the most creative Halloween costumes ever and be sure to upvote your favorites.

#1

I Created A Realistic Sloth Costume

I Created A Realistic Sloth Costume

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Erin
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1 year ago

Wauw!! This should be at the top!

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#2

Ratatouille Halloween Costume

Ratatouille Halloween Costume

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Ola Polowczyk
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1 year ago

Soooooooooo cute ^^

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#3

My Daughter And I Are Ready To Terrorize The Neighborhood Again This Halloween

My Daughter And I Are Ready To Terrorize The Neighborhood Again This Halloween

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Sol Veig
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1 year ago

This is f***Ing awesome

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#4

My Friend's Kids Halloween Costumes, Henry The VIII And Ann Boleyn

My Friend's Kids Halloween Costumes, Henry The VIII And Ann Boleyn

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meow
Community Member
1 year ago

This is next level. Great work

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#5

Three Girls Dressed Up As The Women Portrayed In "Hidden Figures"

Three Girls Dressed Up As The Women Portrayed In "Hidden Figures"

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Hope Floats
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1 year ago

So cute..... Sweets all round.... :)

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#6

Turned My Wheelchair Into The Iron Throne For Halloween

Turned My Wheelchair Into The Iron Throne For Halloween

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Fat Fox
Community Member
1 year ago

Aw this is both sweet and kickass

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#7

Peter Pan & His Shadow

Peter Pan & His Shadow

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Erin
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1 year ago

The shadow really looks like a cardboard cutout in the 2nd pic!!

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#8

Beauty With Her Little Beast

Beauty With Her Little Beast

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diane a
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1 year ago

How to make a Pug look like a Tibetan Mastiff pup.

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#9

I Teach Microbiology. Halloween Plague Lessons FTW

I Teach Microbiology. Halloween Plague Lessons FTW

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Night Owl
Community Member
1 year ago

That would definitely be memorable lessons for the students.

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#10

I'm Fat And I'm Pregnant And I Have No Shame

I'm Fat And I'm Pregnant And I Have No Shame

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Night Owl
Community Member
1 year ago (edited)

Very simple but it works, great idea

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#11

My Little Brother Has Autism, He Thinks A Little Differently Than The Rest Of Us.. This Year He Decided To Be A Formal Apology

My Little Brother Has Autism, He Thinks A Little Differently Than The Rest Of Us.. This Year He Decided To Be A Formal Apology

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LGI
Community Member
1 year ago

very good

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#12

It's Sexy If You Love Spreadsheets

It's Sexy If You Love Spreadsheets

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Erin
Community Member
1 year ago

Ok, this one is hilarious!

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#13

My Friend’s Halloween Costume

My Friend’s Halloween Costume

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Aaron Kara
Community Member
1 year ago

This is the kinda thing I'm looking, something you can do on a budget with only 2 hours before the halloween party

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#14

A Little Late But My Wife Dressed Up As Lara Croft For Halloween. She’s An Amputee So She Improvised

A Little Late But My Wife Dressed Up As Lara Croft For Halloween. She’s An Amputee So She Improvised

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Dolicious
Community Member
1 year ago

Haha, lovely!

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#15

It's Child's Play For Him

It's Child's Play For Him

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LGI
Community Member
1 year ago

good grief - how did you get a kid that age to stay still lone enough to put makeup on like this?

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#16

Russell Is All Grown Up

Russell Is All Grown Up

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ADHORTATOR
Community Member
1 year ago

...but hasn' t change a bit

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#17

An Arquillen From Men In Black In NYC

An Arquillen From Men In Black In NYC

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birdhouse
Community Member
1 year ago

DANG! I'd love to get a closer look at this one.

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#18

Halloween Banksy

Halloween Banksy

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Night Owl
Community Member
1 year ago (edited)

Very good done but you'd get tired from making the same pose every time someone asks you what're you dressed as.

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#19

My Local Weatherman Dressed As A Bat For Halloween

My Local Weatherman Dressed As A Bat For Halloween

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Night Owl
Community Member
1 year ago

Oh this is great. Finally an good idea for green screen videos and pictures.

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#20

My Buddy's Winifred Sanderson Costume He Made For Halloween. Booooook!

My Buddy's Winifred Sanderson Costume He Made For Halloween. Booooook!

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Mother Mary Helen
Community Member
1 year ago

omg Outstanding!

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#21

I Think My Friend’s Kids May Have Won Halloween

I Think My Friend’s Kids May Have Won Halloween

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Pepper Pots
Community Member
1 year ago

OMW so cute

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#22

So My Friend Went To The DMV On Halloween

So My Friend Went To The DMV On Halloween

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LOttawa
Community Member
1 year ago

I knew sloths worked at the DMV, nice of them to have taken off their human costume for halloween.

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#23

Skeksis Costume, Dark Crystal

Skeksis Costume, Dark Crystal

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Candice Ravel
Community Member
1 year ago

The Dark Crystal was awesome!!

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#24

My Friend Dressed Up As Gamora From Guardians Of The Galaxy

My Friend Dressed Up As Gamora From Guardians Of The Galaxy

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Gary
Community Member
1 year ago

She's got that look to a T...Gorgeous

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#25

Since He Has To Wear A Cone, My Friend's Dog Is A Martini For Halloween

Since He Has To Wear A Cone, My Friend's Dog Is A Martini For Halloween

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Gary
Community Member
1 year ago

Looking so sorry for himself.

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#26

Pickle Rick

Pickle Rick

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Fat Fox
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1 year ago

PICKLE RIIICCCKK

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#27

Inspector Gadget

Inspector Gadget

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ADHORTATOR
Community Member
1 year ago

Wow!

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#28

I Was The Royal Baby For Halloween

I Was The Royal Baby For Halloween

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Erin
Community Member
1 year ago

I thought it was actually 2 people for a second

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#29

My Husband And I Decided To Mix Up The Usual Mario Costumes! Introducing Drag Queen Bowser And Prince Peach

My Husband And I Decided To Mix Up The Usual Mario Costumes! Introducing Drag Queen Bowser And Prince Peach

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earringnut
Community Member
1 year ago

I'm both confused by Peach's dye job and mesmerized by it.

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#30

I Told My Friend His Costume Was Amazing And He Said "Shut Up, Baby I Know It"

I Told My Friend His Costume Was Amazing And He Said "Shut Up, Baby I Know It"

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ADHORTATOR
Community Member
1 year ago

"Kiss my shiny metal ass!"

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#31

My Costume This Year

My Costume This Year

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Hope Floats
Community Member
1 year ago

"We will, we will rock you"...... ( Great costume!)..

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#32

Jellyfish Costume

Jellyfish Costume

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HellCat
Community Member
1 year ago

I want that umbrella!

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#33

Awesome Lego Costume

Awesome Lego Costume

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Danish Dynomummy
Community Member
1 year ago

How... do you walk in that thing?

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#34

Best Halloween Costume

Best Halloween Costume

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Fat Fox
Community Member
1 year ago

That face om that's funny

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#35

This “Back To The Future” Costume

This “Back To The Future” Costume

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Night Owl
Community Member
1 year ago

The dog is confused.

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#36

In Honor Of Beetlejuice 30th Anniversary

In Honor Of Beetlejuice 30th Anniversary

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Becky Reus
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1 year ago

My mind is trying to figure out how they did that.

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#37

If I Could Make A Kid Cry Tonight, I Would Be So Happy

If I Could Make A Kid Cry Tonight, I Would Be So Happy

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Sally Appleton
Community Member
1 year ago

Excuse me, my eyes are up here. And here. And here.

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#38

I Told Him To Pick Something Cute For Halloween

I Told Him To Pick Something Cute For Halloween

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wtyang24
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1 year ago

Holy Jesus fuck no

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#39

Half My Friends Went As Game Of Thrones Characters So I Thought I'd Pick Something Scary... Most Of Them Didn't Get It

Half My Friends Went As Game Of Thrones Characters So I Thought I'd Pick Something Scary... Most Of Them Didn't Get It

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LazyPanda
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1 year ago

How did they not get it if they are GOT fans?

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#40

Banksy's Shredded Painting Girl With Balloon

Banksy's Shredded Painting Girl With Balloon

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Pamela24
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1 year ago

I really like the simple yet genius ones. Like this one. :) Impressive creativity.

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#41

I Figured This Year Was Perfect To Finally Become My Favourite Blade Runner Replicant, Rachael. I Used Six Shoulder Pads And A Sheet Of Plastic Canvas To Get The Jacket's Iconic Shape

I Figured This Year Was Perfect To Finally Become My Favourite Blade Runner Replicant, Rachael. I Used Six Shoulder Pads And A Sheet Of Plastic Canvas To Get The Jacket's Iconic Shape

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nycRed714
Community Member
1 year ago

I love it! Perfect!

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#42

Lost Dog, Halloween Costume

Lost Dog, Halloween Costume

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Sol Veig
Community Member
1 year ago

Sitting in the waitingroom of my doctor right now. Had to Stop myself from laughing out loud

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#43

My Brother's Halloween Costume This Year

My Brother's Halloween Costume This Year

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Ryo Bakura
Community Member
1 year ago

"Wow, what a terrific audience."

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#44

My Kids This Halloween. Yes, Plural

My Kids This Halloween. Yes, Plural

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Evgeniya Khon
Community Member
1 year ago

I see you, Waldo:)))

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#45

This Halloween I Thought I Should Respond To The Comparisons With Disney Pixars Biggest Bully Next Door And Go As Sid From Toy Story

This Halloween I Thought I Should Respond To The Comparisons With Disney Pixars Biggest Bully Next Door And Go As Sid From Toy Story

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Erin
Community Member
1 year ago

Well, you do look a lot like him!

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#46

Aliens Power Loader - 1st Halloween

Aliens Power Loader - 1st Halloween

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Zenozenobee
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1 year ago

" Get away from her, you bitch! "

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#47

I Heard They Were Remaking Ghostbusters With B*tches But This Is Ridiculous

I Heard They Were Remaking Ghostbusters With B*tches But This Is Ridiculous

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Erin
Community Member
1 year ago

I need a Ghostbusters remake but with dogs instead!!

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#48

My Friend Is Going Through Chemo And Decided To Use The Opportunity To Attempt To Win Halloween

My Friend Is Going Through Chemo And Decided To Use The Opportunity To Attempt To Win Halloween

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Donna Reynolds
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1 year ago

Very good.

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#49

My Dad Who Is Blind Dressed As A Pirate For Halloween

My Dad Who Is Blind Dressed As A Pirate For Halloween

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snoozy womble
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1 year ago

2 eye patches! That made me giggle.

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#50

Wilt From Foster’s Home For Imaginary Friends

Wilt From Foster’s Home For Imaginary Friends

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Gary
Community Member
1 year ago

Well played my friend.

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