We’re all about matching tattoos and friendship bracelets, but nothing really solidifies a bond with your bestie like a well-coordinated Halloween costume. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite ideas that don’t require an overwhelming trip to the costume shop so that you can get back to the important things (i.e., building up that spooky Netflix queue and perfecting those spooky drink concoctions for your Halloween party). Scroll down for some spooky + fun BFF costume ideas.

BFF Ariel and Ursula

1. Ariel and Ursula: Give your childhood film favorite a revamp with some colorful vintage-inspired pieces and voluminous curls. Bonus points for a mini Flounder accessory. (via Sun City Pinup Dolls)

BFF Audrey and Marilyn

2. Audrey Hepburn and Marilyn Monroe: These two were unstoppable forces and continue to be style icons to this day. Put that LBD and LWD to good use and don’t forget the rouge and pearls. (via Flickr)

BFF Black Swan

3. White and Black Swan: Entertain your darker side and color coordinate with your BFF. The only problem is deciding which dancer you’d like to be! (via @taghrid)

BFF Daria

4. Daria and Jane: This ’90s-girl throwback costume is so comfortable and easy. It’s perfect for heading out for pizza or staying in for a Sick Sad World marathon. (via Flavorwire)

BFF Emoji

5. Twin Emojis: Chances are, there are quite a few emoji clusters in you and your BFF’s iMessages. Why not live the dream with these dancing ladies? Opt for black rompers or leotards and you’ll be good to go. (via Brit + Co)

BFF Golden Girls

6. Golden Girls: Thank you for being a friend! We recommend scouring some thrift stores for some sequined, drapey pieces and practicing your zingy one-liners ASAP. (via A Beautiful Mess)

BFF Gossip Girl

7. Gossip Girl: We’ve all coveted Blair’s polished style and Serena’s laid-back vibes at one time or another. The only tough part here is choosing one of these ladies’ style over the other. Good luck, Gossips. XOXO (via Galleryhip)

BFF League

8. A League of Their Own: Lace up those baseball cleats and get those gloves ready, besties. And remember, there’s no crying in baseball! (via The Social Butterflies)

9. Pretty Little Liars: Got a secret? Can you keep it? Throw together some black ensembles and a little dirt (graveyard optional, of course) and string together seven seasons’ worth of lies and intricate storylines for this secretive squad costume. (via Seventeen)

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10. Alex and Piper: Chances are, you and your BFF have spent quite a bit of time on those OITNB marathons. Pick your favorite Lichfield lady and coordinate those jumpsuits. (via @lizabramsohn)

BFF Parks and Rec

11. Parks and Recreation: We’ve all wanted to move to Pawnee and eat waffles with Leslie. The next best thing is putting together a group costume, or even just going as BFF Dream Team Leslie Knope and Ann Perkins. Extra points for a third person Lil’ Sebastian costume. (via Ahalogy)

BFF Peter Pan

12. Peter Pan and His Shadow: Forget Wendy and Captain Hook. Instead, rework this childhood staple into the ultimate costume with your BFF. (via SF Goodwill)

BFF Romy and Michelle

13. Romy and Michele: Reinvent this classic comedy with your best (and brightest) throwback threads from the ’90s. (via Peace Love Shea)

BFF Sugar Skulls

14. Sugar Skulls: Flower crowns aren’t just for summer festivals. Pull those blooms out of retirement and grab some colorful face makeup. It just so happens we’ve got a tutorial for you. (via All Womens Talk)

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15. Two Broke Girls: Grab some matching retro waitress uniforms and wait for the hilarity to ensue. And whatever you do, don’t forget to bring that tray of delicious cupcakes. (via Ali Express)


16. Thing 1 and Thing 2: If you and your bestie are all about causing mischief together, then this costume is for you. Plus, it’s an easy costume hack with two red maxi skirts, paper and a two bright blue wigs. (via Brit + Co)

How will you and your BFF dress up this Halloween? Share your costume ideas in the comments!