Ladies, if your Halloween costume planning has not yet begun鈥 it鈥檚 time to get. On. It. You鈥檝e already bookmarked all the recipes, pumpkin carving, and decor, so now we need to slay the dress-up game. Scroll on to see 75 of the most creative women鈥檚 costume ideas to buy or DIY.

DIY Wonder Woman Halloween Costume

1. Wonder Woman Costume: Diana Prince does it all: She鈥檚 a peaceful diplomat and a raging warrior. In the 2017 movie starring Gal Gadot, they revamped her retro outfit into a fiercely sexy yet strong ensemble that enhances her inner strength. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Daenerys Targaryen Halloween Costume

2. Daenerys Targaryen Costume: The silver-haired queen on Game of Thrones continues onward, never veering from her path toward glory as the ruler of the seven kingdoms. Talk about making a #lifegoal and sticking to it. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Abbi and Ilana Broad City Women's Halloween Costume

3.Abbi and Ilana from Broad City聽Costume: From season three鈥檚 鈥Game Over鈥 episode where Abbi competes in the Soulstice Games and Ilana loses her job at Deals! Deals! Deals!, this costume pairing just might be two of the show鈥檚 most iconic looks. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Ghostbuster Halloween Costume

4. Ghostbusters聽Costume: You鈥檒l never believe it, but the secret behind this costume is Tupperware containers! (via Brit + Co)

DIY Sandy Grease Halloween Costume

5. Sandy from Grease聽Costume: Pair leather leggings or pants with an off-the-shoulder black top and a thick black belt. Red shoes are a must. Take the outfit even further with big gold hoops and sparkly red nails. (via Brit + Co)

 DIY Sushi Halloween Costume

6. Sushi Costume: Sushi has never looked cuter than this DIY winner. Grab a fish-shaped pillow and faux-seaweed fabric, and complete the ensemble with a ginger and wasabi headband. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Cactus Halloween Costume

7. Cactus Costume: A green outfit, creatively placed spines, and a desert-inspired flower make for a prickly look of the summer鈥檚 favorite succulent. Prick-or-Treat! (via Brit + Co)

DIY Hocus Pocus Witch Costume

8. Hocus Pocus Witch Costume: We love this witchy twist! 鈥I put a spell on you, and now you鈥檙e mine.鈥 (via Brit + Co)

DIY Emoji Costume

9. Dancer Emoji聽Costume: You can pretend-salsa the night away in this emoji dancer costume. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Mary Poppins Halloween Costume

10. Mary Poppins聽Costume: Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! (via Brit + Co)

DIY Handmaid's Tale Costume

11. Offred from聽Handmaid鈥檚 Tale聽Costume: We will bear no more. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Belle Beauty and the Beast Costume

12. Belle聽Costume: This Disney princess outfit from Beauty and the Beast can be pieced together from items you already own. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Eleven from Stranger Things Costume

13. Eleven from Stranger Things聽Costume: Leggo her Eggo.(via Brit + Co)


DIY Fairy Halloween Costume

14. Fairy聽Costume: There are so many different interpretations, but we absolutely love this woodland-flower-nymph-type fairy. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Avocado Toast Costume

15. Avocado Toast聽Costume: Everyone loooooves it because, TBH, whats not to love about avos and bread? (via Brit + Co)

DIY Marilyn Monroe Costume

16. Marilyn Monroe聽Costume: 鈥淚鈥檓 selfish, impatient, and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I鈥檓 out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can鈥檛 handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don鈥檛 deserve me at my best.鈥 鈥 Marilyn Monroe.(via Brit + Co)

DIY Poison Ivy Women's Halloween Costume

17. Poison Ivy聽Costume: Can we talk about Uma Thurman as Poison Ivy in 1997鈥檚 Batman and Robin? Um, total babe. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Mummy Women's Halloween Costume

18. Mummy聽Costume: Yikes. we鈥檙e having flashbacks from The Ring. Do yourself a favor and avoid looking in the mirror after you鈥檝e had a few drinks ;) (via Brit + Co)

DIY Zombie Women's Halloween Costume

19. Zombie Babe聽Costume: Try this approachable zombie makeup tutorial so you can feel like a total babe while staying true to Halloween鈥檚 spooky vibe. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Clueless Women's Halloween Costume

20. Cher and Dionne from聽Clueless聽Costume: If you鈥檙e totally buggin鈥 over what costume to wear, why not bring out your inner Cher from this classic 鈥90s film. Or, whatever. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Britney Spears Women's Halloween Costume

21. Old-School Britney Spears聽Costume: Throw it back to the golden era 鈥 when Brit-Brit still reigned as the Princess of Pop. Her signature schoolgirl style circa 鈥淏aby, One More Time鈥 is an oldie-but-goodie. (via Brit + Co)

DIY La Croix Women's Halloween Costume

22. La Croix Cans聽Costume: No matter which flavor of La Croix is your BAE, we can all agree that the sparkling water is life. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Harley Quinn Women's Halloween Costume

23. Harley Quinn聽Costume: This babe steals the show in Suicide Squad, so it鈥檚 no surprise that she won our hearts too. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Rosie the Riveter Women's Halloween Costume

24. Rosie the Riveter聽Costume: Here鈥檚 to our girlies on the front lines, still rockin鈥 out and #RESIST-ing! Show your support for the feminist movement as this iconic lady boss. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Ariel Halloween Costume

25. Ariel聽Costume: Mermaid costumes can go one of two ways on All Hallow鈥檚 Eve 鈥 decked out and girly or frightfully fabulous. Either way, venture under the sea with this Disney classic. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Olympic Gymnast Women's Halloween Costume

26. Olympic Gymnast聽Costume: Go for the gold with this athletic costume that includes warm-up pants, because let鈥檚 be real 鈥 it would be a little uncomfortable (and cold) to wear a leotard around all night. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Jessica Rabbit Halloween Costume

27. Jessica Rabbit聽Costume: Create the silhouette of Jessica鈥檚 signature dress by layering a sequined tube top with a sweetheart neckline on top of a maxi skirt. Smokin鈥! (via Brit + Co)

DIY Baywatch Babe Halloween Costume

28. Baywatch Babe聽Costume: Prepare to save the shoreline with your amazing jumping skills. Pro tip: If you are planning to walk the streets, throw on your tennis sneakers underneath the tights so it looks like you are barefoot but really aren鈥檛. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Rapunzel Halloween Costume

29. Rapunzel聽Costume: 鈥淚鈥檝e got a dream, I鈥檝e got a dream, I just want to see the floating lanterns gleam!鈥 (via Brit + Co)

30. Raining Men聽Costume: David, Josh, Leo, George鈥 the gang鈥檚 all here! Pick your fave studs and follow along with the instructions for one hunky rainstorm we鈥檇 all like to weather. (via Studio DIY)

DIY Tinkerbell Halloween Costume

31. Tinkerbell聽Costume: Always the sassy one, that Tink. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Women's Fruit Halloween Costume

32. Fruit聽Costume: Get fruity and transform yourself into a watermelon, a pineapple, a strawberry, a lime, or some grapes.(via Brit + Co)

DIY Women's Fanta Girl Costume

33. Fanta Girl聽Costume: The key to these costumes is bright solid colors and white go-go boots.鈥淵ou look hot in all that plaster 鈥 drink some Fanta, faster, faster!鈥 (via Brit + Co)

34. Popcorn聽Costume: Snack food costumes are on fire this year 鈥 probs from all of last year鈥檚 Netflix-and-chillin鈥, and this inventive little number is easy to re-create. Choose a pair of butter-yellow footwear and follow along here. (via Studio DIY)

DIY Women's Clown Halloween Costume

35. Clown聽Costume: We think you鈥檒l like this funny-girl take on a classic with an amazing Halloween hair hack to boot! (via Brit + Co)

DIY Regina George from Mean Girls Costume

36. Regina George from聽Mean Girls聽Costume: Pay homage to the ultimate Mean Girl by dressing up as her. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Gamora from Guardians of the Galaxy Costume Gif

37. Gamora from Guardians of the Galaxy聽Costume: This Halloween, go green! (via Brit + Co)

DIY Women's Hippie Halloween Costume

38. Hippie聽Costume: You can follow in the footsteps of this trippy hippy with some Woodstock-era flowy pants, Lennon glasses, bell sleeves, and a vest. (via Brit + Co)

39. Bowl of Cereal聽Costume: Since pool floats are in 鈥 and pool noodles are out 鈥 why not turn 鈥檈m into a bowl of Fruit Loops? Re-purposing props are the green goddess鈥 way of keeping things fresh every Halloween. (via Studio DIY)

DIY Black Widow from The Avengers Halloween Costume

40. Black Widow from The Avengers聽Costume: Known for her prowess as a skilled spy, martial artist, and sniper, Black Widow is basically a badass worthy of imitating any year. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Hermione Granger from Harry Potter Costume

41. Hermione Granger from Harry Potter聽Costume: What. A. Babe! (via Brit + Co)

DIY Women's Vampire Halloween Costume

42. Vampire聽Costume: We love this getup because it doesn鈥檛 take a vampire鈥檚 lifespan (AKA eternity) to make. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Beyonce Costume

43. Beyonc茅 Costume: As a dancer, Bey is THE ultimate performance icon. And as a woman, her strength and career inspire us to be the best and never let haters bring us down. (via Brit + Co)


44. Croquembouche聽Costume: If you鈥檙e not familiar with this type of French wedding cake, it鈥檚 made from dozens of tiny cream puffs. So cute *and* delish! (via Studio DIY)

DIY Dorothy from The Wizard of Oz Costume

45. Dorothy聽from聽The Wizard of Oz聽Costume: To bring the costume to the next level, pair with accessories such as frilly white socks and a basket to hold your flowers or dog. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Kristen Wiig as Dooneese Costume

46. Kristen Wiig as Dooneese聽Costume: This SNL character wears all kinds of outfits, so find the craziest dress at a thrift store to channel your best Dooneese. The key piece is, of course, the tiny hands! (via Brit + Co)

DIY Batgirl Costume

47. Batgirl聽Costume: Batgirl here, ready to fight some crime. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Grace and Frankie Costume

48. Grace and Frankie聽Costume: So you鈥檝e already tried Cher and Dionne and Thelma and Louise. Next on the list with your BFF: These two sassy women from our fave Netflix hit, Grace and Frankie. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Marilyn Monroe Pop Art Costume

49. Marilyn Monroe Pop Art聽Costume: 鈥淕ive a girl the right pair of shoes and she鈥檒l conquer the world.鈥 鈥 Marilyn Monroe.(via Brit + Co)

DIY Women's Scarecrow Halloween Costume

50. Scarecrow聽Costume: Can we get a big round of applause for overalls coming back into style in time for Halloween? (via Brit + Co)

DIY Anna and Elsa from Frozen Halloween Costume

51. Anna and Elsa from Frozen聽Costume: Sisters who ice skate together, stay together. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Minnie Mouse Halloween Costume

52. Minnie Mouse聽Costume: Minnie Mouse rocks polka dots better than anyone, don鈥檛 you think? (via Brit + Co)


DIY Prince Halloween Costume

53. Prince聽Costume: 鈥溾楥ause tonight we鈥檙e gonna party like it鈥檚 1999.鈥 (via Brit + Co)

DIY Flapper Halloween Costume

54. Flapper聽Costume: The best part about this costume is that you can totally wear it again (New Year鈥檚 Eve party, done!). So brush off your dancing shoes and Charleston your way to a night of fun. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Kimmy from Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Costume

55. Kimmy from Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt聽Costume: She鈥檚 a true original, and so is her yellow cardigan! Find your favorite patches and buttons to mimic her style. (via Brit + Co)

DIY A Real Housewife Costume

56. A Real Housewife聽Costume: Grab a glass of ros茅, a Grey Goose with lots + lots of lemons, or even a bottle of Skinnygirl Margarita and work it on Halloween night as a quotable, fearless star of Bravo鈥檚 series. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Hillary Clinton Costume

57. Hillary Clinton聽Costume: She may not have won the election (or did she?!) but HRC is major #girlboss and she makes for an inspiring costume. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Taylor Swift Halloween Costume

58. Taylor Swift聽Costume: Even if you don鈥檛 have blonde hair, a dark red lip seals the deal 鈥 you鈥檙e the leader of this squad. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Women's Unicorn Halloween Costume

59. Unicorn聽Costume: This look really comes down to the makeup and putting the right pieces together to tap into a pretty, sexy, sporty, playful, ethereal unicorn. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Catwoman Halloween Costume

60. Catwoman聽Costume: Yes, yes, and more yes! To score this look, purchase a long-sleeve pleather zip-up suit. Put on your best pair of bad girl boots and rock your fierceness all night long. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Women's Skeleton Halloween Costume

61. Skeleton聽Costume: If you鈥檝e yet to see SNL鈥榮 David S. Pumpkins skit that this costume is based on, then TBH, you haven鈥檛 really lived. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Millennial Pink Costume

62. Millennial Pink聽Costume: Say hello to the millennial pink girl squad from the year 3017. These lovely ladies are a thousand years ahead, sporting various shades of this seriously trendy hue. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Storm Halloween Costume

63. Storm聽Costume: The tides might be turning. We hear there鈥檚 a *storm* coming! (via Brit + Co)

DIY Women's Tyrannosaurus Rex Halloween Costume

64. Tyrannosaurus Rex聽Costume: Ain鈥檛 nothin鈥 cuter than this little dino looking fierce in felt. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Sue Surprise Costume

65. Sue Surprise聽Costume: ICYMI, the SNLskit features Kristen Wiig doing one of our all-time favorite roles. First, do your homework (AKA watch the clip) and then have a field day with this kooky character. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Cersei Lannister Halloween Costume

66. Cersei Lannister聽Costume: Ohnefarious Cersei, how we fear and also admire thee. This Halloween, take on this queen鈥檚 character in Game of Thrones season seven as she takes a seat on the iron throne, with all her true darkness shining through. (via Brit + Co)

DIY GLOW Halloween Costume

67. GLOW聽Costume: You鈥檙e sure to have a *knockout* Halloween when you dress up as Zoya the Destroya or Liberty Belle. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Amazon Woman Halloween Costume

68. Amazon Woman聽Costume: Wonder Woman鈥榮 Amazonians are tall, strong, beautiful, badass ladies that rule the land of Themyscira, otherwise known as Paradise Island. They formed their own society and cultivated a world where no men are allowed. 鈥楴uff said. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Women's Ninja Halloween Costume

69. Ninja聽Costume: Once a ninja, always a ninja. (via Brit + Co)

DIY Women's Ursula Halloween Costume

70. Ursula聽Costume: 鈥淵es I have had my share of complaints, but on the whole, I鈥檝e been a saint!鈥 to those Poor Unfortunate Souls!鈥 鈥 Ursula from The Little Mermaid (via Brit + Co)

DIY Halloween Gilly Costume

71. Gilly聽Costume: Kristen Wiig does it again (and again, and again) as the girl Gilly in another regular SNLskit. 鈥淗er name is Gilly and she鈥檚 at it again, causing lots of ruckus like a barnyard hen. She鈥檚 always making trouble, her hair is like a bubble. Knock, knock, who鈥檚 there? It鈥檚 Gilly.鈥(via Brit + Co)

DIY Halloween Rey Costume

72. Rey聽Costume: This really is the perfect disguise for any gal who has the desire to channel her inner warrior. And let鈥檚 be real 鈥 Rey from Star Wars is a total babe, so if you want to go for the 鈥渟exy鈥 Halloween look, this one will win you some whistles.(via Brit + Co)

DIY Women's Flamingo Halloween Costume

73. Flamingo聽Costume: It鈥檚 time to let your inner bird shine in a perfectly pink lewk.(via Brit + Co)

DIY Women's Target Lady Halloween Costume

74. Target Lady聽Costume: Watch and learn in this SNLskit starring Kristen Wiig, who deserves a Halloween character every single year. Hot chicken! (via Brit + Co)

DIY Sansa Stark Halloween Costume

75. Sansa Stark聽Costume: Winter is coming, and this red-headed Stark from Game of Thrones is *not* messing around. (via Brit + Co)

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(Additional reporting by Lindsey Graham-Jones)