Halloween and costume parties are an amazing combination. If you are among those who have thought about an outfit, congratulations. But, if you’re among those who are still unsure about what to wear this Halloween, let’s get you started.
Wear your pajamas, just kidding. If you are running late, we have a number of simple Halloween costumes that you could try. These last-minute costumes will be simpler to create without having to do a lot of work.
And it’s actually going to be amazing because we will get to see a lot of amazing people dressed up in terrific costumes. Your simplest outfits will look amazing if you add accessories. Wait, let’s not get confused and jump right into it.
30 Easy Halloween Costumes That Is Budget Friendly
Halloween isn’t Halloween without killer costumes. But what if you want to look amazing but you’re running late? Don’t skip a party because you don’t have anything to wear; a little creativity can go a long way.
1. Stranger Things Costumes
Stranger Things is one of the best supernatural shows out there, so why not recreate the costumes of your favorite actors? And those costumes will not be challenging to find because they are in your wardrobe.
This Halloween, you can dress up like Eleven, Max, and Eddie Munson. It may be simpler and less intricate, but if your friends are Stranger Things enthusiasts, they will adore your recreation.
2. Dress Up Like A Zombie
There have been a lot of shows recently, such as The Walking Dead, that has made us fear zombies, but let’s overcome that fear by dressing up as zombies. If you have some old clothes in your closet, why not transform them into something scary for Halloween?
Get your clothes out and paint them red, apply your scary makeup, and you’re ready to be Zombie of the Year.
3. A Simple Ghost
What? You could be thinking. But every time we talk about ghosts, we grab an old white blanket and drape it over our heads to scare our friends as kids.
This year, you can make some scary designs, such as a scary red or black mouth and eyes, if you want. Or cut two small holes for eyes in your blanket or white long cloth and you’re already a ghost.
4. Take Inspiration From ‘Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina’
This year, you can be the teenage witch by dressing up as Sabrina from ‘The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.’ It might not be challenging to create if you already have a pretty red dress. Imagine wearing a red dress for Halloween and not prom.
Anyways, you can add black stockings and boots to the list. Along the way, don’t forget to do dark red lips with a hairband. Slay the witch look and be out of the ordinary. Going all out this time, aren’t you?
5. Wednesday Addams
If you’re familiar with ‘Wednesday Addams,’ she’s trying to master her developing psychic ability, stop a killing spree, and solve the mystery that engulfed her parents 25 years ago. You can, however, carry this getup for Halloween.
Tie braids and put on that classy black outfit for Halloween. Apply a little darker makeup to look both scarier and prettier.
6. Sandra Dee Grease
This outfit was pulled off by Double Queen, and you should try it as well. It’s not difficult to recreate because Gigi Hadid dressed as Sandra Dee too. Wear all black, apply dark red lipstick, and curl your lovely hair.
Don’t forget red heels too. And if you already have naturally curly hair, it will be even easier to recreate this look.
7. A Contestant Of Squid Game
We watched Squid Game over and over but never considered recreating our Halloween costume from the show. Come on, this is your great chance. Get your all-green or all-red outfit ready for Halloween.
A simple hoodie will also suffice, and don’t forget to include the number of your favorite contestant on your hoodie.
8. Hunger Games Costume
By looking at those sassy Hunger Games outfits, you can recreate a costume. It would look incredible and badass. Even the outfits aren’t overly stylized. Wear a leather jacket, a black tee, and dark green bottoms.
Apply a little dust to your face or make your makeup look like you’re on a mission, and your outfit will look terrific.
9. A Joker Look
This is not a common look, and many people might end up recreating it for Halloween. However, if you need a last-minute costume, you can try this and possibly outperform others dressed as jokers.
All you need is a lot of makeup and can be either too funny or too scary attire.
10. A Mime
Again, this is an easy last-minute outfit for you. You can try this look for Halloween if you are a female, male, or even a youngster. Wear a simple checked outfit and all-white makeup with scary or funny creations.
To put this out, maybe don’t even talk to people at the Halloween party. Okay, that’s not necessary. But come on, you’re capable of pulling this off.
11. Powerpuff Girls
If you’re going to Halloween with your girlfriends, you should try on the Powerpuff Girls costume. Choose blue, pink, and green for your girls. Then dress in those colors and possibly apply makeup in those colors as well.
Lili Reinhart, Madelaine Petsch, and Camila Mendes all tried this look for Halloween, and perhaps you can be inspired as well. Bubbles, blonde pigtails Buttercup has a blunt black bob, while Blossom has a ponytail and a big red bow.
12. Breaking Bad
Have you seen Breaking Bad? Why not try to recreate an outfit? You can dress up as Walter White or Jesse Pinkman, the main character. You can create this outfit alone, with a group of friends, or with your partner.
13. Johnny Bravo
This look is simple and flattering for both men and women. You only need blue jeans and a black t-shirt. If you are a man, you should try yellowish hair on your head with your creativity.
And if you’re doing it as a girl, please wear those puffs or a wig to pull this off.
14. Anna Delvey
She is famous. You can look like Anna Delvey by dressing up in expensive outfits from your wardrobe.
You can wear your sunglasses and experiment with your hairstyle as Anna did in that Netflix series. Or simply wear a black short dress with glasses on.
Again, whether you’re a girl, a guy, a group of friends, or a couple, you can dress up as pirates this Halloween. It will be simple to replicate. Wear a white top with black bottoms and red fittings.
You and your partner can even dress up as real-life pirates by donning bandanas.
16. Money Heist Look
If you miss watching Money Heist, you should definitely try this look. You only need a red jumpsuit and that mask. You can order the mask online if you have some extra hours.
And don’t forget about that red jumpsuit you have in your closet. Even if you don’t have a red jumpsuit you can go all red with maybe a red hoodie. It won’t be an exact recreation but it might work at the last minute.
17. Mummy For Halloween
Again, all you need to dress up as mummies for Halloween is roller bandages. To appear more realistic, use bold makeup. You don’t have to cover your head in white if you don’t want to; just make it look cute and scary. But if you don’t want to use bandages try it out with white clothing.
18. The Purge
Makeup takes little time in this. However, you can dress up like from The Purge, and while the movies were scary enough to watch, your outfit will be even spookier to recreate.
Either do phenomenal makeup or get a mask and paint or draw it as shown in the image below.
19. Chucky & Bride
If you want to go out for Halloween with a friend or partner, this is a must-try. Scarier costumes in less time. Put on Chucky and his bride’s attire. It would look terrific if you already have a white dress and a denim dungaree.
20. Harley Quinn
We can’t help but want to dress up as Harley Quinn at least once in our lives. You must wear pigtails, scary makeup, a bat, a t-shirt, and shorts, and obviously be inspired by Harley’s makeup to look stunning.
But you are already stunning. You can do one side blue and one side pink if you are a makeup artist.
21. Angel & Devil
You can pull off an angel and devil outfit with a friend if you have a red and white hairband and the same color attire. However, if you want to do it alone, pick one and go slaying the outfit. You can even do it with 2 friends of yours.
22. Corpse Bride
You can dress up as a bride, no, a corpse bride, all devilish. You’d look good recreating this with bold and scary makeup and a white gown. Again, this would seem like not easy but challenging but you can add your creation and make it simpler.
23. Mary-Kate And Ashley Olsen
All you need is a partner and a completely black outfit for this.
24. Mean Girls
This is actually one of the simplest outfits in the whole article. You can wear your night set with heels and do a little natural makeup and still, you will look stunning. Busy Phillips is dressed as Regina George’s mom in Mean Girls in the picture reference.
25. Midge From The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is an amazing show and what adds to the excitement is Midge. And her outfits are actually pretty amazing. You can actually try this one out and maybe do a little short hairstyle.
26. Emily In Paris
This list is geared toward iconic fashionable items, but what exactly is a costume party? Dressing up as famous people or characters. Emily is famous she got followers.
And if you admire Emily’s fashion sense, you can dress up in one of the outfits she wore in the series. All expensive looking, and a bucket hat makes it even better.
27. Billie Eilish
We all love Billie Eilish and her amazing personality. If you want to do something creative you can dress up in baggy clothes as Billie Eilish does and a little hairdo and makeup, and Voila! You are already slaying the party. In the reference photo below, Nina is dressed as an iconic Billie.
28. Cat Getup
You can even dress up as a cat and wear a black or white outfit. You can even simply wear black leggings and a crop top. More amazing if you’re wearing a fur outfit.
However, a little makeup will enhance the overall appearance. You should even wear a hairband over your head. You can also use white face paint and a brush to create a creative effect on your face. It will resemble a cute and scary cat.
29. Black Widow Costume
Well, we can already imagine people dressed as the Black Widow being too attractive to overlook. Wearing skinny leather jeans and a top or a skinny black jumpsuit will make the outfit even more intuitive.
Add a belt to your styling and maybe dye your hair temporary red color. Even if you don’t do red hair, it will still look fabulous.
30. Prom Look
You might be thinking, Excuse me? A prom gown for Halloween? But who says you can only wear your prom dress once?
Come on, wearing your prom dress with a tiara and a little scary and adorable makeup would look great on Halloween. Perhaps apply red to your face to make it look like blood.
If some of the outfits mentioned above may appear a little challenging to put together at the last minute to you don’t worry. You might have some pieces already in your wardrobe, but you can add them to your creation.
And you are welcome to drop more suggestions in the comment section below. And don’t forget to let us know what you are dressing up for Halloween.