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    Posted on Oct 15, 2015

    35 Costumes Guaranteed To Win Halloween

    Put your friends' expensive, store-bought, probably flammable costumes to shame.

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    1. Waiting for a Text Back

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    The ultimate in terrifying costumes.

    2. Regina George from Mean Girls

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    Old bridesmaid dresses, it turns out, are a lazy Halloween enthusiast's best friend. (This one is from Donna Morgan.)

    3. Fantasy Football

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    Get it? DO YOU GET IT????

    4. A Sick Cat

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    Sorry, *a sexy sick cat.

    5. (Add a vet for a forlorn couples costume.)

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    6. Jimi Hendrix

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    😍

    7. A Nightmare Dressed Like a Daydream

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    Hi T. Swift add us to your squad plz.

    8. Starbucks Lover

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    AND YOU LOVE THE GAME.

    9. A Burrito

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    Learn how to make this surprisingly cozy costume here.

    10. Guac Is Extra

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    11. A Tamagotchi

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    Complete with 💩

    12. Netflix & Chill

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    13. Kristy from The Baby-Sitters Club

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    14. TLC

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    Circa the "Creep" video.

    15. Miss Behavior and Miss Demeanor

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    16. Miss Andry

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    💦💦💦

    17. Pluto

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    We still love you, lil' guy!

    18. The Sex Bases

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    Reppin' Pound Town! ⚾️😏

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    19. Cookie Lyon from Empire

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    20. Or Lucious Lyon

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    21. Toothpaste on a Toothbrush

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    Another bridesmaid dress living its best life.

    22. Guess Who?

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    Find out how to make this #tbt here.

    23. Serena Williams and a Wimbledon Trophy

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    24. Gene from Wet Hot American Summer

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    25. (Plus the cutest can of vegetables you ever did see.)

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    26. Ms. Frizzle

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    27. Aunt Viv #1 and Aunt Viv #2 from Fresh Prince

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    28. Hillary and Carlton Banks

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    Good luck finding a Carlton this adorable.

    29. The Cat's Pajamas

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    30. The Founding Dads

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    "Hi, Hungry, I'm Dad."

    31. A Butterfly

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    Give your bridesmaid or formal dress a new lease on life.

    32. Ron Swanson and Breakfast

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    This is what true love looks like.

    33. A Bull and a China Shop

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    34. Beanie Babies

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    All it takes is a big red tag and you can transform basically any animal into a plush '90s collectible.

    35. The Oregon Trail

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    Your friend who LOVES crafting can be the wagon; the rest of you can throw on T-shirts and call it a night.

    Costume design and construction: Rachel Wilkerson Miller and Alanna Okun

    Additional costume assistance: Jenny Chang, Julia Reinstein, Jess Probus, and Terri Pous

    Photography: Lauren Zaser and Sarah Kobos

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