Halloween is right around the corner! It’s always a blast to celebrate the holiday by dressing up with your closest friends. So why not take the town this year with your dear significant other? Couple costumes are always a hit at a costume party! Check out these costume ideas below that will make this Halloween a night to remember for you and your other half.
1. Beyonce & Jay Z
There’s no doubt that Queen B and Jay-Z had a flawless year with their On The Run Tour. Channel your inner power couple with your significant other this Halloween with Beyonce and Jay-Z inspired costumes. To recreate Beyonce’s famous mask worn during the tour, grab a mesh wig cap and cut out an area for your eyes. Fish-nets are also a great idea for those not wanting to expose too much skin.
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West dominated the headlines this year with their nuptial affair. Channel the iconic pair by sporting a traditional tux and 70s inspired maxi dress reminiscent of Kim Kardashian’s infamous sofa dress worn at the Met Gala in 2013. For those desiring to be Kim Kardashian, don’t forget little baby North with your fake baby bump!
Kayne – JCPenney tux
3. Barbie & Ken
Despite the times, it’s still a Barbie world. Transform into the ultimate couple this year by wearing Barbie and Ken costumes. These outfits were inspired from Barbie and Ken’s début during Toy Story 3. For Barbie’s costume, make sure to wear your hair in a high pony tail. If you’re planning to be Ken this year, remember to flaunt your Ascot!
4. John Lennon & Yoko Ono
There’s nothing better than classic music. Channel your exceptional taste in music by becoming John Lennon and Yoko Ono. For Lennon’s costume, round glasses are essential. The hairstyle for Lennon’s character can also vary from a bowl cut to long hair. Lennon sported several lengths during his prime. To embody Yoko Ono’s renowned style, white is your go-to color.
5. Dexter & The Victim
As an ode to the Showtime series Dexter, couples can kill a crowd this Halloween as Dexter and one of his victims. For the Dexter costume, try to wear a green shirt with a black apron. For the entire series, Dexter wore this type of outfit while he participated in his “extracurricular activities” as a serial killer.
If you plan to be Dexter’s victim, create a costume made of clear plastic wrap. Clear tape will be your best friend during this process. Don’t forget to bunch plastic wrap to cover intimate areas of your body when creating your plastic wrap masterpiece. Lastly, place a prop knife or fake blood spatter in the center of your chest to imitate Dexter’s infamous technique.