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Updated on Oct 17, 2019. Posted on Oct 27, 2017

395 Easy And Brilliant Last-Minute Halloween Costumes You Still Have Time To Make

Waiting until the last minute finally pays off, because these are actually great.

Buckle up, my bad witches, because Halloween is almost here, and a lot of you probably still don't have a costume.

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The good news is that some of the best ones require almost zero effort, time, or skill! We rounded up a bunch of posts with scarily great last-minute ideas that'll probably make your friends wanna hex you out of jealousy.

1. 51 Cheap And Easy Last-Minute Halloween Costumes

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My favorite from the list: this DIY Lego costume made from a box Tupperware.

2. 5 Super Clever Last-Minute Halloween Costumes For Pregnancy

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My fave: this fishbowl made with construction paper, tissue paper, scissors, marker, and cling wrap.

3. 7 Last-Minute Halloween Costumes You Can Make Right Now

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I love this absolutely TERRIFYING costume, made with just a white T-shirt and a Cricut — but you can totally make the text bubble with construction paper and/or markers!

4. 27 Last-Minute Costumes You Can Totally Make The Day Before Halloween

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If you love The Devil Wears Prada, this costume is made for you. All it is is a red shirt or dress with "Prada" written on it and some devil horns. That's all.

5. 31 Insanely Clever Last-Minute Halloween Costumes

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This Supermarket Sweep costume is AMAZING, and all you need for it is matching sweaters, name tags, and your favorite grocery store products.

6. 33 Super Easy Cardboard Box Halloween Costumes For Lazy People

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Um, I can't get over this deceptively simple Tetris costume. To make it, grab your closest pals, get some paint and black tape, cut out holes for your head and legs, and get your game on!

7. 25 Super Last-Minute Halloween Costumes That Will Blow People's Minds

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This one is a Wilson from Home Improvement! Literally just glue together some popsicle sticks, wear a bucket hat and a plaid shirt, and voilà! You have a hilarious — and conversation-starting — costume.

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This cactus costume looks intricate, but it's actually super doable (and warm). Attach pipe cleaners or yarn to your coziest green dress or sweatshirt with a hot glue gun, grab some faux flowers for garnish, and try not to let your arms get too tired making that cactus pose.

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Please, someone go as Damian from Mean Girls in this costume that'll take you two seconds to make. Get a blue hoodie, make a sign, throw on some sunglasses, and you'll be the talk of every Halloween party you go to.

10. 28 Simple Costumes You Can Totally Make The Day Before Halloween

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I'm obsessed with this Iron Chef costume made of an apron with the periodic symbol for iron written on it.

11. 17 Costume Ideas For Lazy Halloweeners Who Forgot To Plan Ahead, Again

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The simplest way to pull off a "movie theater floor" Halloween costume? Glue some old candy boxes and bags and trash to a black outfit, and...that's pretty much it. You're welcome.

12. 17 Lazy Halloween Costumes You Can Use Your Normal Clothes For

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My favorite is this bouncer costume, which anyone with a dark suit, sunglasses, and a haughty attitude can pull off.

13. 23 Easy AF Celeb Halloween Costumes That Will Trick (and Treat) People Into Thinking You Tried

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Any purple shirt can be incorporated into a low-effort and highly convincing Prince costume. Guitar-playing skills sold separately.

14. Here's 21 Halloween Costumes That'll Probably Only Take A Grand Total Of 15 Minutes To Make

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This "when life gives you lemons" costume is my favorite because it's clever and interactive. Wear a T-shirt that says "life" on it, carry around some lemons, and hopefully people will actually make you lemonade when you hand lemons to them.

15. 27 Simple Costumes You Can Totally Make The Day Before Halloween

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It doesn't get much easier than dressing up as Redbox. All you need to do is cover a cardboard box in red wrapping paper and carry around a DVD.

16. 31 Halloween Costumes That Require Absolutely No Skill

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This is a pothead costume. It's...a pot on a head. I know you can do this. I believe in you.

Happy Halloween, you ghouls!

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