25 TV Halloween Costumes to Channel Your Favorite Show
Everyone is a little guilty of celebrating cancelled plans and spending some QT with your favorite fictional characters. But when Halloween rolls around, it’s time to get those creative juices flowing to make sure the costumes (and everything else) are ready for the party. It turns out that all of that time spent with fall's newest TV shows paid off — combining your love for your shows with the best holiday around can make for some seriously spot-on costumes.
Max Mayfield, Stranger Things
After her massive popularity on the latest season of Stranger Things, this easy outfit from episode four will make a great Halloween costume. Grab an official Max jacket or add some white ribbon to a blue jacket.
Take a break from your Netflix binge and get in touch with your Kimmy Schmidt side. Hashbrown no filter. (via Brit + Co)
Put on your best dress, pop a bottle and sharpen your claws for this costume. (via Brit + Co)
Eliza Thornberry, The Wild Thornberrys
Eliza has a pretty sweet life — her family has a wildlife show and she can talk to animals. What more could you want, really? This costume is totally safe for the office, and bonus points for bringing your pup along!
You have to admit, those sequins are just too good to stay in the closet or thrift shop. The only problem is deciding which badass grandmother to emulate. (via A Beautiful Mess)
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All this costume requires is a loose floral dress, modest heels, a blazer with shoulder pads and the worst dance moves of all time. Totally doable, right? (via Theme Me)
Sheldon and Amy, The Big Bang Theory
Bring back the nostalgia (and keep it super comfy) with this classic ’80s throwback. (via Brit + Co)
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Take yourself to a pre-Scream Queens Lea Michele and randomly break into song all night. Rachel Berry forever. (via Theme Me)
In Living Color
Channel this classic ’90s sketch comedy with your best #TBT threads.
Jessica Day, New Girl
The only thing you need for this costume is an empire waist dress, and the rest of the look will follow. Tiaras encouraged! (via Brit + Co)
Angela Chase, My So-Called Life
Between the latest Delia’s catalog and Claire Danes, every ’90s girl had some serious fashion envy going on. Get comfortable in pre-teen fashion with flannel, layered dresses and Doc Martens.
The Powerpuff Girls
Chances are, you probably had at least one Powerpuff Girls sticker on your trapper keeper. Why not take a trip down memory lane this Halloween with two of your best gal pals?
Star Trek costumes are kind of like the cat costumes of the sci-fi world — classic and always a good go-to.
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A white tee and teal tracksuit are all you need for this Squid Game Halloween costume. Not only is it super recognizable, but it'll feel like you're wearing pajamas! (via Brit + Co)
\u201c@nbcsnl I opted for a sexy costume this year - Target lady!\u201d— Emily O'Shaughnessy (@Emily O'Shaughnessy) 1383240513
Target Lady, Saturday Night Live
That’s So Raven
Kelly Kapowski, Saved By The Bell
The Walking Dead
Love The Walking Dead? You don’t need much for this costume — just go with some basics (bonus points if the clothing is torn), a little makeup and a gnarly fake weapon or two.
This show had every ’80s girl dreaming of starting a rock band. And any excuse to rock a pink wig makes for an A+ costume. (via Brit + Co)
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If you decide to dress as the legendary Lucille Ball for Halloween, you have to do it right. Don your best red lipstick, practice your dramatic faces and rock those polka dots. (via The Fiercest Lilli Putian)
How are you channeling your favorite shows into your Halloween costume? Let us know in the comments!
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