Many people look forward to Halloween. While it used to be a scary event especially for the kids, with horror films and frightening characters associated with this annual event, people still enjoy celebrating Halloween as kids do their trick or treat activities. It’s also a chance for grown-ups to dress up as their favorite characters. However, Halloween costumes can be expensive. But this should not hinder you from attending that party with your friends. A few cheap shopping tricks will do the trick.
Halloween costumes can be expensive. But this should not hinder you from attending that party with your friends.
In fact, there are some costumes that don’t really need a trip to the store! Here are several cheap Halloween costume ideas:
If this isn’t cheap enough, I don’t know what is. It’s also probably the easiest costume to pull off. Whether you’re pressed for time or you just don’t want anything elaborate, this is the costume for you. All you need is a piece white cloth or old bed sheet. Cut holes for your eyes then put the cloth over your head.
Men in Black
Boys who still don’t know what costume to wear can open their wardrobe cabinets. Look for your black suit jacket and black pants. Just add a pair of sunglasses and you can go to the Halloween party as Men in Black.
Dancing Girls Emoji
You and a friend can be the dancing girls emoji. The costume doesn’t entail a lot of items. Wear a black bodysuit and black shoes or high heels. Complete the look with a cat headband. Shopping on a budget for Halloween is easy to achieve with cheap costumes like this.
People will surely recognise you when you dress up as Wally for Halloween. What’s great about this costume is that all you need to pull it off is probably found in your wardrobe already. Here are the items that you need: a striped shirt, blue jeans, a red beanie, and glasses. It’s that simple!
Liv Tyler in Empire Records
If the party has a 90s theme, you can dress up as Liv Tyler in Empire Records. All you need is a cropped blue sweater and a pleated plaid skirt.
Got other cheap shopping ideas for Halloween costumes? Share your tips in the comments section.