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    This $17 Dress From Amazon Is The Stuff Group-Costume Dreams Are Made Of

    It comes in a dozen colors, is available in sizes S–5X, is cute as hell, and is Prime eligible!

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    One of my favorite things about Halloween is seeing well-executed group costumes. And finding the perfect base outfit — whether that's matching T-shirts, dresses, or something else entirely — is the best way to turn a good group costume into a great group costume.

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    (^The spice girls! So clever!!)

    Well, I have good news: I recently found a $17 dress on Amazon that is the stuff group-costume dreams are made of!

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    (P.S.: You can also grab those shark hats on Amazon for $12.59 each.)

    What makes it so great? Well, it boasts a few standout features:

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    • It comes in 12 different colors, meaning you can easily build group costumes where everyone wears the same color, or do a costume where you need similar outfits in a bunch of different colors (like, say, Skittles).

    • It's available in small through 5X, so people in a range of sizes can participate in the group costume. (A friend of mine who typically wears a size 24-26 tried on the 5X and reported back to me that it fit her.)

    • It looks really cute on! It's definitely ~flirty~, but you could wear it to a work Halloween party without fear of flashing everyone if you bend over.

    • It's $16.99 and Prime eligible. Can't beat that!

    We were all pleasantly surprised by the quality, especially given the price point.

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    The dress fits really well, runs true to size, and the fabric is really soft and comfortable*! It's a little clingy around the tummy, so I found it useful to go up a size (I'm wearing a medium in these photos, and I'm 5'3", BTW); you could do the same, and/or wear tights under it for extra comfort.

    *One truly minor note: The black dresses and the white dresses are made from a slightly different fabric (93% cotton, 7% spandex) than the other colors (which are 95% rayon, 5% spandex). They are virtually identical, but the black and white dresses aren't quite as light/flowy as the other ones.

    Here are some other group costumes you could make using the dress...

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    • Crayons

    • Pokémon

    • M&M's

    • My Little Ponies

    • Pac-Man characters

    • The characters from Clue

    • Different fruits or veggies

    • Different holidays

    • Apples to Apples

    • Minions

    • Microsoft Office Suite (blue, green, turquoise, red)

    • The Google logo (white dress + a different color letter on each one)

    • Taco Bell hot sauces

    Get it on Amazon for $16.99.

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    P.S.: If you end up making a costume using this dress, I'd love to see photos and/or feature it in a future BuzzFeed post!

    HMU — rachel dot miller at buzzfeed dot com!

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