Halloween Costumes | Part 1

Happy Wednesday, ghouls and goblins! Are you enjoying the crisp weather? I might’ve overdone it and left the windows open too long… my poor little munchkin was shivering this morning! Oops! Good thing I had his sweater all clean and ready to go! (Yep, I’m one of those people…)

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Since there are only three and a half weeks until Halloween, now is the perfect time to create a costume! You’ve also got enough time to find a partner or a date or convince your significant other/best friend to dress up… so today we will zero in on partner & group costumes! (This is one of three costume posts, so stick around for more ideas in weeks to come!)

Quail Man & Patty Mayonnaise
A little 90s love for your Wednesday pleasure. You really only need a belt…

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Soap & A Luffa
This is a costume I’ve never attempted, but look how cute my in-laws are!

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A cat lady & her cats
Yes, we really did this. Yes, those cute little kittens are my husband, my brother, and our friend. Yes, it took a long time to live this one down…

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Rosie the Riveter & Pilot
Technically this can be a solo costume, but we had the coveralls, the flight suit, the bandanna, and the glasses so we made it a couples costume! This is one of my favorites!

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Inside Out Emotions
I’m so excited to see some of our friends decked out as emotions for our Halloween party this year!

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This year will be another couples costume for us, but I’m not going to spill the beans quite yet! My husband and I are hosting a PIXAR themed Halloween Party on the 31st so there’s your first hint!

Have you ever participated in a group or couples costume? How did it turn out? What pair or group would you go as if you had unlimited resources??

-Louise

 

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12 thoughts on “Halloween Costumes | Part 1

  1. I love doing group costumes with my friends, we did the Sanderson sisters from Hocus Pocus last year! John and I can never agree so we don’t do couples costumes but next year we are hosting a Legends of the Hidden Temple Halloween party and we’re team Silver Snakes. This year… who knows! I want to be April from Sharknado with Hawkeye as my shark. John’s not sold on being Finn though, but I don’t care!

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    1. I swear we start talking about our costume in September every year because it’s such a PAIN IN THE BUTT to agree on one. I was actually against this years costume because it’s a lot of work, but he won me over. Haha! I think a Legends of the Hidden Temple party sounds AWESOME!!!

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  2. I’ve been trying to think of a good costume for us this year. We’ve done quite a few over the years.
    I LOVE the pink loofa & soap costume. I just like all the PINK 🙂
    All the emotions – that’s a fun idea. Perfect for a gang of people!

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    1. I swear we spend September brainstorming a good costume each and every year 🙂 The loofa costume was made by a friend of my mother-in-law and the soap was purchased, but they just look so good!! Haha!

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    1. A few of our friends have teamed up to make the emotions and I can’t wait to see them pull it off at our party! My friends always have great costumes each year!

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  3. okay, this is adorable! I love the cat lady idea! And your in-laws! How cute are they?! We have never done a couple costume and we’ve been together 8 years! I haven’t even dressed up since college… need to change that this year!

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    1. Oh man, you definitely need to find a couples costume for this year!! My husband just texted me this morning with another idea that had me cracking UP! Haha, Halloween is so much fun!

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    1. Oh man… I bet Portland has some super cool events going on around Halloween. We make our own fun here 🙂 (You’re more than welcome to come to our party, haha!) I bet there are so many fun Halloween options to match your lipstick!

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  4. Aww, I just love your pup’s fox sweater! I never thought I’d be the sort of person who dressed my dog up in clothes, but then I adopted a very short-haired pit bull mix and realized that she actually does get cold quite easy. I’m embarrassed to admit how into her outfits I’ve gotten though, hehe.

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    1. Giiiiiirl, this is an embarrassment-free zone here! Both my dogs have clothes and I already have their Halloween costumes 😉 My husband things I’m a loon but I’m perfectly ok with that! Haha! (Now I need to scour your blog for pics of your little lady!)

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