25 Far Out ’70s Costumes for Everyone
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25 Far Out ’70s Costumes for Everyone

Following the hippie culture of the ’60s, the ’70s were a new era complete with 8-tracks, Saturday Night Fever, roller skating and growth in women’s rights (You’ve come a long way, baby). Big hair, big sunglasses and pretty much big everything summed up the fashion scene. If you’ve ever felt like the ’70s are where it’s at (like all the time), Halloween is your chance to relive the best decade ever. Here are 25 awesome ’70s-inspired Halloween costumes for you cool cats.

1. Hamburglar: There’s one major perk to this costume — you’ll never have to worry about going hungry while you party. (via What I Wore)

2. Princess Leia: “May the force with with you,” said every person in the ’70s ever. Scratch that. The COOLEST people ever. (via Brit + Co)

3. Annie Hall: Woody Allen’s film about a struggling singer captured both an Academy Award and our hearts. The best part of this costume is you won’t have to change after work. Shout-out to my lazy ladies! (via This Time Tomorrow)

4. Marsha Brady: And the most creative costume award goes to… (via Coolest Homemade Costumes)

5. Bruce Springsteen: Born in the U.S.A.? You don’t need to be to rock out to Springsteen. (via That Werks)

6. Laverne & Shirley: Schlemiel! Schlimazel! Grab your BFF to transform into Milwaukee’s favorite bottle-capping sisters from other misters. (via Studio DIY)

7. Sonny and Cher: Tell your SO “I got you, babe” when you dish out this photo. (via Gallery Hip)

8. A Clockwork Orange: Who knew such an ultraviolent character as Alex DeLarge could look this charming? Capture the essence of Alex with a white shirt and pants, bowler hat, cane and of course some falsies. (via @casslloydfx)

9. Diana Ross: Transform into the former Supremes star with your glitziest accessories and outfit. Think big: hair, earrings and glam factor. (via The-Me)

10. Ziggy Stardust (David Bowie): Unleash your inner rock star as David Bowie’s alter ego Ziggy Stardust. (via Nasty Gal)

11. Disco Ball: Get down with this far out costume. You’ll have all your friends break out in disco dance with this fun look. (via Studio DIY)

12. Disco Diva ($30): Doing the boogie all night long is strongly encouraged in this outfit. Also, can these white platforms be everyday appropriate? (via Party City)

13. Freddie Mercury: Slick back that hair, groom that moustache (or find a fake one) and get ready to rock and roll as Queen’s frontman. (via Lovelyish)

14. Josie and the Pussycats: Find matching leopard print leotards for you and your gang of three for this purrfect all-girl pop band. (via The Rocketeer/Flickr Creative Commons)

15. KISS: Cue the heavy metal. Suit up in your best stage outfits and rock out with some crazy makeup. (via @hannahbananagram)

16. Kraftwerk: LED TIES. Whaaaat. If you haven’t already, be sure to check out “The Robots” MV. (via Instructables)

17. Charlie’s Angels: Think you and your girlfriends got what it takes? Channel the original Angels with some serious ’70s vibes. (via Grab Page)

18. Almost Famous: Penny Lane has never looked better (or more famous). (via @electricwest)

19. The Rocky Horror Picture Show: This cult classic could not be more Halloween appropriate. (via Buy Costumes)

20. Roller Girl: Show off your roller skating skills in this fun and cute getup. (via Dolls Kill)

21. Rosie the Robot: This motherly metal Jetsons character no doubt brings those Saturday morning cartoons to mind. (via The-Me)

22. Scooby-Doo Crew: If you and your friends are always getting yourselves into a little bit of trouble, the Scooby-Doo gang is the way to go. #MeddlingKids4Life (via ACParadise)

23. Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory: Here’s a fun look to rock with you and your boo if you’ve each got a sweet tooth. (via Love, Fun & Football)

24. Wonder Woman: C’mon. Every little girl’s wish was to be this Amazonian superheroine. Who wouldn’t? (via The Sparkling Cinnamon)

25. Yoko Ono + John Lennon: Put this year’s couple costume in the books as this iconic duo with one of the greatest love stories of all time. (via Brit + Co)

Which of these groovy ’70s-inspired looks was your favorite? Let us know what you’ll be trying out this Halloween!