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The 11 Types Of Halloween Costumes Everyone's Worn Once

It’s a sad fact: Halloween comes but once a year. Easily search, find, and share your most memorable All Hallows’ Eve moments with the magic of Google Photos.

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1. The One That Mom Made

You probably wore a turtleneck underneath that totally didn’t go with the thing, but it made for some classic childhood photos.Hint: Try searching for Red, Cape, Child
Courtesy of Ashley Cook

You probably wore a turtleneck underneath that totally didn’t go with the thing, but it made for some classic childhood photos.

Hint: Try searching for Red, Cape, Child

2. The Last-minute Party Invite

Besides, it’s not what you’re wearing, it’s how you wear it!Hint: Try searching for Umbrella in New York, Subway, Glasses
Courtesy of Kimberly Fellman

Besides, it’s not what you’re wearing, it’s how you wear it!

Hint: Try searching for Umbrella in New York, Subway, Glasses

3. The Punny One

The year you decided to really flaunt your brains over your brawn. (And walked around saying “Do you get it? Boo-bees!” all night long.)Hint: Try searching for Costume, Stripes, Yellow
Courtesy of Julie Rosing

The year you decided to really flaunt your brains over your brawn. (And walked around saying “Do you get it? Boo-bees!” all night long.)

Hint: Try searching for Costume, Stripes, Yellow

4. The Companion Costume

You just had to make sure you didn’t lose each other at the party.Hint: Try searching for Mustache, Hat, Bow
Courtesy of Aubree Lennon

You just had to make sure you didn’t lose each other at the party.

Hint: Try searching for Mustache, Hat, Bow

5. The One You Spent WAY Too Much Time On

The year you finally “got” cosplay.Hint: Try searching for Guitar, White, Mask
Courtesy of Mandy Caruso

The year you finally “got” cosplay.

Hint: Try searching for Guitar, White, Mask

6. The One You Bought at the Store

Inspiration wasn’t hitting you…less than a week ‘til Halloween… Whatever.Hint: Try searching for Bow Tie, Glasses
Courtesy of Melanie Dennig

Inspiration wasn’t hitting you…less than a week ‘til Halloween… Whatever.

Hint: Try searching for Bow Tie, Glasses

7. The One That’s Actually Scary

Nope nope nope nope NOPE NOPE NOPE.Hint: Try searching for Sweater, Red, Scissors
Courtesy of Tyler Naugle

Nope nope nope nope NOPE NOPE NOPE.

Hint: Try searching for Sweater, Red, Scissors

8. The Zombie

Because who can argue with the classics?Hint: Try searching for Grey, Bricks, Beard
Tim Hettler / (CC BY 2.0) / Via Flickr: timhettler

Because who can argue with the classics?

Hint: Try searching for Grey, Bricks, Beard

9. The Mistaken Identity

"No, no, the other iconic masked and striped vigilante! Wait, was the Hamburglar a vigilante?"Hint: Try searching for Hat in Boston, Stripes, Mask, Tie
Courtesy of Eileen Connors

"No, no, the other iconic masked and striped vigilante! Wait, was the Hamburglar a vigilante?"

Hint: Try searching for Hat in Boston, Stripes, Mask, Tie

10. The Obscure Pop-culture Reference

Downside: You’ll be explaining your costume to confused people for most of the night. Upside: The few people who do get it will definitely become your friends.Hint: Try searching for Snakes in a Briefcase, Scream
Courtesy of Jason Sweeten

Downside: You’ll be explaining your costume to confused people for most of the night. Upside: The few people who do get it will definitely become your friends.

Hint: Try searching for Snakes in a Briefcase, Scream

11. The ~Sexy~ Something

Because when you're feelin' yourself, you're feelin' yourself. #sorrynotsorryHint: Try searching for Red, Dress, Party
Courtesy of Kristin Rossi

Because when you're feelin' yourself, you're feelin' yourself. #sorrynotsorry

Hint: Try searching for Red, Dress, Party

12. The Retro Recreation

Like you, the look just gets better with age. Hint: Try searching for Sweater, Glasses, Purple, Smile
Courtesy of Tara Parian

Like you, the look just gets better with age.

Hint: Try searching for Sweater, Glasses, Purple, Smile

Looking for that perfect Halloween throwback? Just search for what you remember about your favorite Halloween costume memories and let Google Photos do the rest. #EasyThrowback