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32 Amazing DIY Costumes That Prove Halloween Is Actually Meant For Teens

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1. Lisa Frank Spotty Dotty Dalmation

Playful take on a cult classic.Find instructions here.
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Playful take on a cult classic.

Find instructions here.

2. Sugary Sweet Cotton Candy

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Talk about having a sweet tooth!

Find instructions here.

3. Classic Carrie Bradshaw

Is it a costume or an outfit? Keep them guessing. Find instructions here.
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Is it a costume or an outfit? Keep them guessing. Find instructions here.

4. Mini-skirted Minion Perfection

Bee-doh so cute in this get up!Find the instructions here.
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Bee-doh so cute in this get up!

Find the instructions here.

5. Bring on the excellence as Wayne and Garth

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Party on! Find instructions here.

6. Gather the gang and do your best "Bad Blood"

Dare anyone to step to your squad.Find instructions here.
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Dare anyone to step to your squad.

Find instructions here.

7. Candy Crush It

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Get your game on.

Find instructions here.

8. Mapquest It

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Show them location really is everything.

9. Pineapple Perfection

Simple and easy last-minute look. Find instructions here.
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Simple and easy last-minute look.

Find instructions here.

10. Dora The Explorer

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No chance of anyone swiping this look!

11. House of Cards

Queen of hearts goes modern glam. Find instructions here.
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Queen of hearts goes modern glam. Find instructions here.

12. Social Squad

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Snapchat the whole thing to make the circle complete.

13. Gumball Machine

Chew on all the compliments about your creativity. Find instructions here.
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Chew on all the compliments about your creativity.

Find instructions here.

14. Super Hero Extravaganza

To-tulle-y saving the world in style. Find instructions here.
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To-tulle-y saving the world in style.

Find instructions here.

15. Playful Pinatas

Commence candy collecting.Find instructions here.
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Commence candy collecting.

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16. Beanie Babies

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Priceless plushies for a fraction of the retail price.

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17. Frozen Favorite

It's just so hard to "let it go". Find instructions here.
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It's just so hard to "let it go". Find instructions here.

18. Rock, Paper, Scissors

Grab some girlfriends and game on!Find instructions here.
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Grab some girlfriends and game on!

Find instructions here.

19. Butt-kicking Katniss

President Snow doesn't have a chance.Find instructions here.
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President Snow doesn't have a chance.

Find instructions here.

20. Sponge Bob and Patrick

Cook up some krabby patties with your bestie.
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Cook up some krabby patties with your bestie.

21. Feathery Flamingo

Here's hoping Halloween falls on a Wednesday.Find instructions here.
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Here's hoping Halloween falls on a Wednesday.

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22. Selfie Game Strong

Hashtag–brilliant.Find instructions here.
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Hashtag–brilliant.

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23. Louise of "Bob's Burgers"

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Quirky sense of humor not required.

24. Winnie the Pooh and Friends

The gang in Hundred Acre Woods just got cuter.
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The gang in Hundred Acre Woods just got cuter.

25. Bath Pouf

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Get showered with sweet treats!

Find instructions here.

26. Glamorous Holly Golightly

A fresh take on a Hollywood icon. Find instructions here.
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A fresh take on a Hollywood icon. Find instructions here.

27. Dynamic Duo–Daria and Jane

The MTV generation will get a kick out of seeing a fan favorite brought to life.Find instructions here. (And, yes, that is Katy Perry.)
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The MTV generation will get a kick out of seeing a fan favorite brought to life.

Find instructions here. (And, yes, that is Katy Perry.)

28. Favorite Starbucks Frapp

Customize by order and go in a group of hot AND cold drinks!Find instructions here.
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Customize by order and go in a group of hot AND cold drinks!

Find instructions here.

29. Dolled-up Disney Style

Apple and dwarves not included.Find instructions here.
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Apple and dwarves not included.

Find instructions here.

30. Cheetah Girls

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Purrrfectly understated for a full day of class.

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31. Snap, Crackle, Pop

Make breakfast last all day.
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Make breakfast last all day.

32. Paper Doll

Cut-out any costume competition.Find instructions here.
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Cut-out any costume competition.

Find instructions here.

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