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25 Amazing Halloween Costumes for Couples

Krystal Baugher gets creative (and maybe helps you win a costume contest this year) with 25 amazing Halloween costumes for couples. Break out the wigs!


One of the reasons Halloween is the best holiday of the year (besides the haunted houses and ridiculous amount of candy) is that it gives people the opportunity to express an inner character that doesn’t get to come out and play that often. I tend to lean more towards bad-ass people like Mia Wallace from Pulp Fiction or the belligerent Courtney Love. They’re fun, saucy and have personality traits I admire and want to inhabit more often in my everyday life.

But what happens when you’re dating someone and need to team up? Do you go funny, clever or scary? Is the intent to entertain each other, show-off to friends or just put something together fast because there’s a party in three hours? Whatever style you’re searching for, there’s something creative for your dynamic duo!

Here are 25 Amazing Couple’s Costume Suggestions


Costumes Based off of TV Couples:

1) Candace and Toni from The Women & Women First Bookstore or Nina & Lance from Portlandia

2) Jess and Nick from New Girl

3) Bob and Linda from Bob’s Burgers

daria and jane4) Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson

5) Dana Scully and Fox Mulder from The X-Files

6) Archer and Lana from Archer

7) Walter White and Jesse Pinkman from Breaking Bad

8) Piper and Alex from Orange is the New Black

9) Daria and Jane from Daria

10) Khaleesi and Khal Drogo from Game of Thrones

11) Jackie and Kelso or Donna & Eric from That 70s’ Show

the addams familyCostumes Based off of Movie Couples:

12) Dionne and Murray from Clueless

13) Lloyd and Harry from Dumb & Dumber

14) Leeloo and Korban Dallas from The 5th Element

15) Morticia and Gomez or Wednesday & Pugsley from The Addams Family

16) The Maitlands from Beatlejuice

17) Buttercup and the Dread Pirate from The Princess Bride

Random Amazing Couple Costume Ideas:

american gothic18) Camp Counselors

19) Gold Trophies

20) Super Market Sweep

21) American Gothic (the painting)

22) Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox

23) Pac man and Ms. Pac man

24) Black and White Movie Stars

25) Google Maps

 

[images: via GinnygreylochChip York and uhuru1701 on flickr]

 

 

About the Author:

Krystal Baugher

Krystal Baugherlives in Denver, Colorado. She is the founder of Go Eat a Carrot, a website dedicated to exploring the worlds of pleasure and politics. Find her on Instagram to stay up to date with all of her shenanigans.

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