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    If You're Looking For A Last-Minute Halloween Costume, Whip One Up With These 31 Pieces Of Clothing

    It's not too late to put together the best Halloween costume you've ever worn.

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    1. A collared dress for an absolutely spot-on Wednesday Addams costume. But wait — there's more! Snag it in blue for an adorable Madeline costume or get it in pink to build an Eleven from Stranger Things costume out of.

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    Promising review: "Bought this dress for my Wednesday costume. Very skeptical but I loved it! The material of the dress is stretchy and very nice, not cheap at all! Definitely a dress I can wear to the office so I'll be using again." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in eight colors, sizes XS–XXL).

    2. Or a form-fitting maxi dress giving some serious Morticia Addams vibes — so much so that one reviewer used it to dress as the haunting matriarch for Halloween!

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    Promising review: "Dress is AMAZING! Loved the overall fit, the material is very comfortable and stretchy. This is a faux wrap but looking at it you would not be able to tell. The neckline is perfect and shows just enough, but not too much. I would highly recommend this dress." —AWS

    Get it from Amazon for $29.95 (available in sizes S–L and 14 colors).

    3. A pair of faux-leather leggings for a fantastic Batgirl costume. They would also be great paired with an off-the-shoulder black top if you're going as Sandy at the end of Grease!

    reviewer wearing the black leggings for a batgirl costume
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    Year-round, these leggings also look fantastic with sweaters, a plaid button-up, a basic T-shirt, you name it!

    Promising review: "I love these pants! They are so comfortable I wish I could wear them all the time. I bought them for a Batgirl costume. They fit perfectly and looked great. I got a ton of compliments. I wish they came in more colors." —Missy

    Get it from Amazon for $29.14 (available in sizes XS–4XL and four colors).

    4. A big faux-fur jacket for a Cruella costume so convincing, your dog might just quiver in fear.

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    Promising review: "I love having a dramatic and eccentric style and this jacket fits the bill. It looks very fancy and also is extremely warm and cozy. The inside is soft and not itchy. I get compliments whenever I wear it and I recommend it to anyone who wants a warm faux-fur jacket." —Kitty

    Get it from Amazon for $49.99+ (available in sizes 0–14 and five colors).

    5. A lovely tulle skirt if you want to be the center of attention at every Halloween party you attend. It adds a perfectly whimsical touch to any costume you wear it with.

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    Promising review: "I actually purchased this skirt for a Halloween costume and it was a huge hit! I love the length, almost tea length, which I love, since it's timeless. The skirt itself has many layers to give it a poofy look but at the same time not too ball gown–like. The only thing I would have to comment on would be the smell, it had a strong odor but after I rubbed a dryer sheet and placed it on a hanger to air-dry, the smell disappeared." —ashsparkle

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99+ (available in sizes XS–5X and 40 colors).

    6. A fit-and-flare dress if you're looking to travel back in time and rock that '50s vibe this October. It's also an adorable dress you can wear to brunch or a night out when you aren't in costume.

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    Betty Rubble, Betty Draper, June Carter, I Love Lucy...so many options, and you'll look great wearing any of them!

    Promising review: "If you are on the fence about buying this dress, jump on over! It arrived as promised and is probably the most flattering dress in this cut I have ever owned. I wore it as a costume for Halloween, but it was so cute and flattering that I ordered another print to wear to Christmas parties. I was so pleased at the comfort level and blown away with how cute it was in person. If you want the added fluff at the bottom, I definitely suggest the petticoat from this seller, as well." —Sara

    Get it from Amazon for $29.49+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and 16–24 and in 48 styles).

    7. Or this '50s-style dress with a sweetheart neckline that's giving me some serious '50s housewives vibes. I have a feeling Wanda from Wandavision is going to be a big costume this year, and you can channel her '50s sitcom look with one of these dresses!

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    Promising review: "So I just got this in the mail and I love it so far! It is lightweight, well made, and freaking adorable! I was afraid it wasn't going to fit because my waist measurements were a few inches bigger than what was listed, but the amazing stretchy back made it a perfect fit! Not too tight, not too loose! I will be able to wear my strapless bra with it and the chest area will be a perfect fit, too. I bought this for the New Orleans Red Dress Run, however I will be able to wear it all the time!" —Rachel L Weber

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes XS–3XL and 35 styles).

    8. A chambray crop top with a tie front to throw on with your best cowboy boots, bandana, and a cowboy hat to embrace your Western side. Need a seriously quick costume idea? Just pair this with a red bandana around your head, flex your muscles, and boom — you're Rosie the Riveter.

    reviewer wearing denim shirt for a cowgirl costume
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    Promising review: "This is such a cute lightweight button-down crop! It looks so cute over some dresses I have — perfect for cool evenings. I was worried about the dark wash but it's actually the exact color I wanted. I'd say it's more of a medium wash than dark. The button snaps are cute and appear to be well constructed. Can't wait to wear this out!" —Louwho

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in sizes XXS–XXL and five colors).

    9. A pair of mermaid leggings just begging you to be Ariel this Halloween. Just throw on a red wig, a white t-shirt, a seashell bra, and you're good to go! Plus: You'll be SO comfortable all night long in these stretchy pants!

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    Promising review: "Fit as leggings should: snug, but not restrictive. Good stretch to them. The color is good and as expected — good lighting or natural daylight is probably best to see the shimmer! The fabric doesn't feel SUPER breathable so it certainly isn't made for athletics, but I do think it will work for them if this is the look you want." —Lindsay

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in sizes S–4XL and 14 colors).

    10. A stretchy, lined sequin dress that will light up the room whenever you catch some light. If there's one thing you can never have too much of on Halloween, it's sparkles.

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    This also makes for a super-fun party dress any day of the year!

    Promising review: "Highly recommend that you buy! Loved this dress and well worth the $25! For Halloween, I bought the silver one and dressed up as the Stanley Cup and it was very cute and very memorable (also could be a cute couples costume)! I could also see myself wearing this for a New Year's party or a special birthday party. It is super comfy (very easy to move around in, sit, and dance, which is super important, let's be honest), fits super well, the sequins stay on very securely (even in the washing machine in my case, but definitely air-dry), and it wasn't super scratchy. I definitely could have worn a medium and it is very stretchy so if you are kind of between sizes I would go with the smaller one especially if you want it to be a bit more form fitting." —Erinn M

    Get it from Amazon for $28.99+ (available in sizes XS–XL and 35 styles).

    11. A skeleton teeth face mask to match with your skeleton T-shirt for a truly iconic Halloween costume — no bones about it.

    model wearing the black mask with white teeth on it
    Ectogasm / Etsy

    Ectogasm is a woman-owned small business based in Redondo Beach, California, that creates enamel pins and accessories that are perfect for Halloween.

    Get it from Ectogasm for $14.99. 

    12. A sequin flapper dress because we're technically living in the new roaring '20s, and after the two years we've had, you deserve to sparkle and shine like you're attending a party Gatsby himself is throwing.

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    Promising review: "I absolutely ADORE this dress! I bought it for a show I'm going to see in New York, and it fits perfectly! Great product, ESPECIALLY for the price!" —Anna Thomas

    Get it from Amazon for $45.99 (available in sizes XS–XL and in eight colors).

    13. A gorgeous mesh dress that provides the perfect base for a witchy costume — pair it with a pointy hat and some boots and you're ready to go! Plus: It's so stunning, you'll be compelled to wear it basically all October long.

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    Promising review: "I bought this for my birthday party this month (July). The dress came on time, fit me perfectly in every area, and the material was fantastic for the price. I found no downsides to this dress other than the mesh is hotter than it looks. Having been born in the summer I’m used to it but it’s definitely toasty! I thought it was a beautiful addition to my closet. Dark but not tacky is my fashion goal LOL. I found it to be a bit itchy, but I have the most sensitive skin of all time. Overall I’d buy this dress again, I loved it and so did everyone else!" —Kelly

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes 2/4–18/20 and 15 styles/colors).

    14. And a pair of pointed boots with tons of buckles to tie your entire witch ensemble together. They also make a great, sturdy pair of shoes for you to wear to all of your fall activities.

    black shoe with a pointy toe and many buckle clasps
    Die With Your Boots On

    Die With Your Boots On is a small business based in Salem, Massachusetts, (spooky!) that sells Halloween-inspired dresses, tops, shoes, and more.

    Get it from Die With Your Boots On for $120 (available in women's sizes 5–11 and men's sizes 3–9).

    15. A blue gingham dress that, for 364 days of the year, is just a really adorable dress, but on Halloween, it's your Dorothy costume. You're welcome.

    model wearing a blue gingham dress
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    Promising review: "I. Love. This. Dress. The length is perfect just above the knee. I was worried about sheerness but there is a built-in slip, so that paired with skin-colored undies is perfect. The material is very soft and very lightweight. I love the color. The keyhole in the back is so cute. I wear it with a belt or without." —Eric M. Parker

    Get it from Amazon for $30.99 (available in sizes S—XXL; also available in three other colors).

    16. A mock-turtleneck bodysuit reviewers say is the perfect base for any cosplay outfit, which also means it's a great way to start off your costume. Call me, beep me, if you want to reach me — I'll be dressing up as Kim Possible this year.

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    Promising review: "This bodysuit is just something you need to have in your closet. I would just say it ran a little big on me because I have a short torso but nothing serious for me to return. I wore this jumpsuit all holiday long to many events and it was great. Not see-through, lightweight but somewhat thick enough to keep you warm. It's not shiny and doesn't look like a leotard. I highly recommend for the price." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.98 (available in sizes XS–XXL and 29 colors).

    17. A flared skater skirt that comes in so many fun colors and patterns, you can build practically any costume off of it! Velma, Minnie Mouse, Hogwarts student, Wonder Woman — you name it!

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    And when it's not Halloween, you can still wear the skirt with a regular shirt and tights for an adorable fall outfit.

    Promising review: "This skirt is awesome!! I wore it as part of my Minnie Mouse costume. It was slightly short in the back but I was fine with that for it being a Halloween costume. I would definitely purchase again!" —Kim

    Get it from Amazon for $13.98+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and 33 styles).

    18. A stellar velvet frock pretty enough to be worn all fall and winter but particularly appropriate for October 31 when you go as the night sky to your friend's Halloween party.

    model in skater shape star print velvet dress
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    Promising review: "This is a great little black dress! I wanted something comfy that I could dress up or down, and use for Halloween ;). This hit all the marks! It's not tight, which is good for me, but doesn't just hang there. Its a little stretchy so if you wanted it tighter I'd suggest getting one size smaller than usual, but I was right on the money with my size. Machine washable is a plus, and I would recommend it." —Always220

    Get it from Amazon for $32.99 (available in sizes XS–XL and six colors).

    19. A pair of striped black-and-white leggings — break out the green-colored hairspray because you're about to be the best Betelgeuse anyone's ever seen.

    reviewer wearing black and white striped leggings for a Beetlejuice costume
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    Promising review: "I purchased these for my Betelgeuse costume for Halloween. They are stretchy and a good middle between thick and thin material. I couldn't tell if they were very see-through but I wore a long jacket over my bottom. Extremely comfortable and they came up to above my belly button and weren't too tight at the waistband either. I definitely recommend these." —Nicole DeRozier

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in one size and in four other colors) and get the blazer for $42.99.

    20. And of course, a matching Betelgeuse suit for your little one because nothing's cuter than coordinating costumes!

    child wearing the beetlejuice jacket and pants
    Witching Hour Baby

    Witching Hour Baby is a small business that specializes in spooky kids clothing.

    Get it from Witching Hour Baby for $28 (available in sizes 3T–5 years old).

    21. A dress with built-in angel wings that will wow everyone with how elegant it looks. And for the nonspooky days of the year when you want to be a little more understated, you can throw a jacket over the dress, and it transforms into a simple (but stunning) skater dress!

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    Promising review: "This dress was absolutely perfect for my Maleficent Halloween costume as I didn't want bulky wings to deal with. I received so many compliments. I will definitely wear this dress again as it's also perfect for just a little black dress. It has built-in pads but I was more comfortable still wearing an adhesive bra with it for added security." —Sara Berg

    Get it from Amazon for $23.69 (available in two colors, sizes S–XL).

    22. A plain Gildan sweatshirt for a blank canvas that you can use to create pretty much any costume — many reviewers have created decals to stick on the front to make truly unique getups.

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    Pause: We need to give the Goose from Top Gun and the Supermarket Sweep contestants costumes a huge round of applause!! A+ for creativity!

    Promising review: "I love Gildan products. They are some of the most comfortable clothing items that I've ever worn. I've only ever worn Gildan shirts before this. When looking for a sweatshirt to buy and I saw Gildan I knew I wanted to go with their brand. I bought this for a theme party I was going to and it worked out great." —Matthew Faubion

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in men's sizes S–3X and 19 colors).

    23. A plaid pencil skirt for dressing up as Sabrina, everyone's favorite half-human, half-witch teenager. This skirt also comes in yellow — Cher Horowitz from Clueless, anyone??

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    Promising review: "Love love love this skirt! So trendy. I will say it is a little short so if you are taller this may not work for you or you may want to size up. Got my normal size and it's perfect! Quality is not cheap and the pattern is adorable!" —Kayla Alligood

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in sizes XS–XL and 20 colors).

    24. A flowy white lace dress that's a near-perfect match for Jenny's wedding outfit in Forrest Gump. Don't forget your flower crown!

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    Side note: how pretty would this be in spring and summer as just a regular dress you wear all the time?

    Promising review: "This dress was perfect for my Halloween costume! I was Jenny from Forrest Gump. It is a tad see-through so have skin-colored undies unless you are OK with everyone seeing them." —Mirandafrey

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99+ (available in sizes S–XXL and 12 colors).

    25. Or this long-sleeve maxi dress that comes in many ~groovy~ patterns so you can pull off the hippie costume of your dreams. As you can see, it pairs well with a peace sign.

    reviewer wearing the blue paisley dress for a hippie costume
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    Promising review: "This dress is perfect! It is exactly as pictured! I bought this dress in my size & it wasn't too small or too big — it fit just right. I am 5'3" & it went all the way to the floor on me (however that's how I like my dresses). The material doesn't feel cheap & it won't tear easily." —Alicia McClain

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and six colors).

    26. A candy corn beanie for a simple but very effective costume that keeps your head and ears warm if it's cold outside.

    model wearing a candy corn beanie and a plaid mask
    Creepy Co.

    Creepy Co. is a Chicago-based small business that sells original designs and authentically licensed products for the spooky season.

    Get it from Creepy Co. for $34.99.

    27. A basic white button-up shirt so you can look like the head prefect in your Hogwarts costume. Or: Buy it two sizes up, get some sunglasses and white tube socks, and rock that Risky Business costume!

    reviewer wearing the white shirt for a hogwarts costume
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    Other ideas for this white button-up: Audrey Hepburn's pajamas look in Breakfast at Tiffany's (don't forget the sleeping mask!) and Uma Thurman's character Mia Wallace in Pulp Fiction.

    Promising review: "I liked everything about the top. Superbly made, as well as comfortable. The quality is wonderful, made in the quality of the 1970s and '80s, but fashionable for today. Even the buttons are nice and the color matches the top perfectly. Highly versatile as well! One could wear this as a blouse from casual to business, to a bathing suit cover-up, and even as a nightshirt. I love love love it! As a designer, this is the quality for design, fabric content and notions, fit, and pattern construction I expect at this appropriate price point." —JAG

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99+ (available in sizes S–XXL and 22 colors).

    28. A T-shirt dress that comes in a fun, bright tie-dye pattern that very much resembles a La Croix can — get ready for everyone to compliment you on your original costume.

    buzzfeed writer and friend wearing tie dye dresses for a la Croix can costume
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    That's me on the right back in 2017! My friend and I decided to go as our favorite sparkling water. We printed out the design using a Cricut, and the drinking helmet was a very fun touch. You could also get this La Croix sticker from Redbubble to complete your outfit!

    Get them from Amazon: the short-sleeved dress for $12.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and 18 colors) and the sleeveless dress for $12.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and 22 colors).

    29. A pair of baggy overalls I'm thinking could be a brilliant base for two costumes: a scarecrow or Donna Sheridan from Mamma Mia. Oh, the versatility of overalls!

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    Promising review: "I absolutely love these! Had they offered an extra small, that would have been the size I would have ordered. I have washed and dried them, and they did not shrink, but they are 'baggy,' so all is well. Lots of compliments on these. I rolled the legs up for looks to wear with sandals...cute! Very cool in hot weather! Great with T-shirts and will wear in the fall with long-sleeve T-shirts. Thank you!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $22.99 (available in sizes XS–3XL and seven colors).

    30. A wide-brim floppy wool hat you can fold up to form a stellar pirate hat or wear for a spot-on recreation of Beyoncé's look from the "Formation" music video.

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    Promising review: "It's perfect. It shapes very easily, has a silk tie on the inside to adjust the fit, and is honestly my new favorite hat! It's a great year-round hat with a subtle witchy vibe." —Kindle Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $23.99 (also available in 16 other colors).

    31. And finally, a black sweatshirt to let everyone know you tried...only slightly, but you still tried. Hey, at least you're communicating your message in rhinestones!

    black sweatshirt with the words "this is my Halloween costume" spelled out in rhinestones
    d bleu dazzled

    d.bleu.dazzled is a Black-owned, woman-owned small business based in Los Angeles that sells lingerie, underwear, dancewear, and casualwear.

    Get it from d.bleu.dazzled for $40 (available in sizes S–2X) and available as a mask for $15.

    Happy spooky season, y'all!

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    Psst! Did you hear that Tasty has its very own Halloween TV special? Snoop & Martha's Very Tasty Halloween premieres Thursday, October 21 only on Peacock. Check it out!

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