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21 Clever Halloween Costumes For Lazy Groups

Even if none of you have time/money/DIY skills, you can totally pull these off.

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1. Sims

You can dress however you normally do (zombiefied or otherwise); a green cardboard diamond does all the work for you.

2. Pac-Man and Ghosts

Hang some cardboard 'round your neck and you're good to go.


Or add paper eyes to multi-colored tank tops. (The wavy hem is a great detail but don't bother if you plan on reusing them.)

4. Jellyfish

All you need is an umbrella or parasol and your ~imagination~.

5. Pantone-Mimes

For the punny and the striped-shirt-owning.

6. Burglars

For the striped-shirt-owning and the tote-bag-having (baby optional).

7. Castaway

A messy beard, Fed Ex box, and volleyball make this a breeze. Again, baby optional but highly recommended.

8. Thing 1 and Thing 2

#tbt to when my dog and I were thing 1 and thing 2 at the Halloween dog carnival, we won best costume btw

kaylee sheldon@kaylee_sheldon_

#tbt to when my dog and I were thing 1 and thing 2 at the Halloween dog carnival, we won best costume btw🐶😎👊

9:00 PM - 27 Feb 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

(Who says you have to stop at 2?)

9. Awkward Family Photo

Wear your most ridiculous clothes and bring along a sign. Bonus points if you recreate a jealously guarded pic from your past.

10. Crayons

Got paper? Got a shirt that is a color? Great.

12. Orange is the New Black

As long as you have some ill-fitting khaki buried at the bottom of your wardrobe, you can make this work.

13. Three Blind Mice

The sunglasses and the ears are really the only things you need, and chances are you own one of those.

(It's the ears.)

(I don't judge.)

14. Rosie(s) the Riveter(s)

Denim on denim on denim (on bandanas).

15. Where's Waldo(s)

Again with the stripes. If you don't own big ol' glasses, pop out the frames from a pair of cheapo sunglasses or trick a surly hipster into giving you his.

16. Mummies

Raid yr bathroom, pray for clear skies.

17. Hydrogen Peroxide

Or really any chemical compound your collective hearts desire.

18. ART

This is especially fun if one member of your party happens to enjoy flinging paint at cardboard with wild abandon.

19. Words With Friends

Even if it has no chill.

20. Ghostbusters

Okay, so this requires some time and effort from one person, but the rest of the group is in the clear.

21. This here corner of the internet.

Best Halloween costume ever?! We think so...@MMCtweets

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Best Halloween costume ever?! We think so...@MMCtweets

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