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27 Simple But Insanely Clever Halloween Costume Ideas

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We asked the BuzzFeed Community to show us their best last-minute Halloween costumes. Here are some clever ideas you can steal for yourself.

1. Eleven from Stranger Things

What you'll need: A pink dress, blue jacket, white shoes, and some long socks. Optional: Bald cap (or a shaved head) and a box of Eggos. —emilym46a
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What you'll need: A pink dress, blue jacket, white shoes, and some long socks.

Optional: Bald cap (or a shaved head) and a box of Eggos. —emilym46a

2. Walter White from Breaking Bad

What you'll need: A button-up shirt, a toy gun, and, most importantly, some tighty whities. —teachingmama
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What you'll need: A button-up shirt, a toy gun, and, most importantly, some tighty whities. —teachingmama

3. A Kit Kat

What you'll need: A red shirt, red pants, either colored tape or paint, and a friend. —shockboard
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What you'll need: A red shirt, red pants, either colored tape or paint, and a friend.

shockboard

4. Shipwrecked Ariel

What you'll need: A sheet and a rope.Optional: A red wig.—darlenehowellm
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What you'll need: A sheet and a rope.

Optional: A red wig.

darlenehowellm

5. No Face from Spirited Away

What you'll need: Some construction paper, poster board, and a black outfit. —hetaliaamericalover1804
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What you'll need: Some construction paper, poster board, and a black outfit.

hetaliaamericalover1804

6. Yzma from The Emperor's New Groove

What you'll need: A headband, glue, feathers, and a boa. —mollyr4c60
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What you'll need: A headband, glue, feathers, and a boa.

mollyr4c60

7. A bubble bath

What you'll need: Some balloons, safety pins, tape, a white or blue outfit, a headband, and a rubber ducky. —melw4891
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What you'll need: Some balloons, safety pins, tape, a white or blue outfit, a headband, and a rubber ducky. —melw4891

8. An Oreo

What you'll need: Some cardboard, paint or a marker, and a white shirt.—oliviap448
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What you'll need: Some cardboard, paint or a marker, and a white shirt.

oliviap448

9. The Devil Wears Prada

What you'll need: Devil horns, a red shirt, and just write "Prada" on it... or I ~guess~ you could actually wear Prada if you're fancy. —jordanm461
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What you'll need: Devil horns, a red shirt, and just write "Prada" on it... or I ~guess~ you could actually wear Prada if you're fancy. —jordanm461

10. Nikki Minaj's "Anaconda" video

What you'll need: Some snakeskin-looking fabric, construction paper, a hat, and some hamburger buns. —teri24
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What you'll need: Some snakeskin-looking fabric, construction paper, a hat, and some hamburger buns. —teri24

11. Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head

What you'll need: A brown shirt, colored felt, and some safety pins or tape to attach. —jaylenb2
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What you'll need: A brown shirt, colored felt, and some safety pins or tape to attach.

jaylenb2

12. Cosmo and Wanda from The Fairly OddParents

What you'll need: Some yellow foam board, a dowel, some colored hairspray, and a headband. —jessih405a
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What you'll need: Some yellow foam board, a dowel, some colored hairspray, and a headband. —jessih405a

13. The Spice Girls

What you'll need: Just some poster board, markers, and something to hang it on your shoulders. —taylorm4c8e
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What you'll need: Just some poster board, markers, and something to hang it on your shoulders. —taylorm4c8e

14. A Rubik's Cube

What you'll need: A cardboard box, poster paper, and black electrical tape. —kaileyv
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What you'll need: A cardboard box, poster paper, and black electrical tape.

kaileyv

15. A wind-up doll

What you'll need: Some cardboard, scissors, a tutu, and an elastic belt (or another way to attach the wind-up key). —hayleym484
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What you'll need: Some cardboard, scissors, a tutu, and an elastic belt (or another way to attach the wind-up key). —hayleym484

16. Lydia from Beetlejuice

What you'll need: A long piece of red fabric, scissors, and a Sharpie. —darlenehowellm
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What you'll need: A long piece of red fabric, scissors, and a Sharpie.

darlenehowellm

17. Log Lady from Twin Peaks

What you'll need: A sweater and a log.—darlenehowellm
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What you'll need: A sweater and a log.

darlenehowellm

18. A birthday gift bag

What you'll need: An oversized gift bag and some tissue paper.—shadyw
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What you'll need: An oversized gift bag and some tissue paper.

shadyw

19. A Piñata

What you'll need: Some streamers and hot glue. —paulyjayway
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What you'll need: Some streamers and hot glue.

paulyjayway

20. Garth from Wayne's World

What you'll need: A band tee, blue flannel, glasses, and a frizzy blond wig.—deriki
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What you'll need: A band tee, blue flannel, glasses, and a frizzy blond wig.

deriki

21. A cactus

What you'll need: A green sweatshirt, hot glue, and some pipe cleaners. —itzell3
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What you'll need: A green sweatshirt, hot glue, and some pipe cleaners.

itzell3

22. A crayon

What you'll need: Some thin poster board, a Sharpie, hot glue, and something to use as the straps over your shoulders. —alyssalynh
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What you'll need: Some thin poster board, a Sharpie, hot glue, and something to use as the straps over your shoulders. —alyssalynh

23. The Morton Salt Girl

What you'll need: A yellow dress, umbrella, and some salt. —tori1017
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What you'll need: A yellow dress, umbrella, and some salt. —tori1017

24. Romy and Michele's High School Reunion

What you'll need: Just a sparkly dress, heels, and a friend. —stephanief4bf
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What you'll need: Just a sparkly dress, heels, and a friend.

stephanief4bf

25. The Kool-Aid Man

What you'll need: A red shirt and a marker, paint, or felt for the face. Optional: Get some cardboard and a marker so you can bust through a brick wall.—mjanina13
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What you'll need: A red shirt and a marker, paint, or felt for the face.

Optional: Get some cardboard and a marker so you can bust through a brick wall.

mjanina13

26. CatDog

What you'll need: A light brown shirt or dress, dark and light brown felt, a headband, some hot glue, some cardboard, and either a marker or paint. —kristinab46b
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What you'll need: A light brown shirt or dress, dark and light brown felt, a headband, some hot glue, some cardboard, and either a marker or paint.

kristinab46b

27. Before and After Princess Mia from The Princess Diaries

What you'll need: A blue sweater, light purple top, checkered skirt, and a friend to do the other part. —jennab4b6
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What you'll need: A blue sweater, light purple top, checkered skirt, and a friend to do the other part. —jennab4b6

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