If you go to a party store to buy a Halloween costume it can get quite expensive, and expensive is a word feared by college students. Due to our penny-pinching nature, it causes us to get creative, and as a result college students often have the best home-made Halloween costumes out there. In order to be successful at creating a college Halloween costume there are three rules one must follow keep it simple, reference pop culture, and buy as little as possible. Below are some great Halloween costume ideas that you can try to re-create.
(from Katie Perry’s Super Bowl performance)
The possibilities are endless…..
Hillary Clinton’s secret e-mails
(This hasn’t been done yet so use your imagination!)
A Donald Trump Supporter or his hair
Amy Schumer and her big wine glass
Margarita Man from Jurassic World
Awkward school picture – If you’re a red headed guy try Bad Luck Brian
Jake from State Farm
Morton Salt Girl
Flow from Progressive
Waldo from Where’s Waldo?
Ron Burgundy from Anchorman
The white and gold or blue and black dress
NWA- Straight Outta Compton
Alan from The Hangover (movie)
Puns are always funny and often make for easy and hilarious Halloween costumes. Think of your favorite pun and make a costume out of it. Here are a few ideas to get you started!
50 Shades of Grey
One night stand
“Binders Full of Women”
I once went as Mitt Romney’s “Binders Full of Women” following the 2012 presidential debate.
The possibilities this year are endless, so get creative and have fun! Do you have any awesome Halloween costume ideas? Be sure to let me know and comment below!