Use things you already have lying around the house:
If you want to be especially relevant, dress up as something from the news:
Couple’s costumes that won’t make everybody hate you:
Group costumes are fun and low-stress (just make sure it still works even if one of your friends decides to leave the party):
You know who absolutely loves Halloween (or at least doesn’t have a firm enough grasp of the English language to communicate hatred)? Your baby!
And even if you’re not into wearing a costume yourself, you can always dress up your pet:
- ISIS has claimed responsibility for a bombing that killed at least 80 people in Afghanistan Saturday.
- Hillary Clinton made her debut with VP pick Tim Kaine, who dipped into Spanish and spoke on support for immigration reform and gun control.
- The gunman who killed at least 10 people at a Munich, Germany mall was an 18-year-old "obsessed" with mass shootings, police said.