Astrology 101: Halloween Costumes For Each Sign

Still deciding on your costume for this year’s spate of Halloween parties? Not to worry–we’ve gathered some astrological inspiration and matched up 12 classic costumes with the zodiac sign that’s best suited to rock ‘em. Which sign would make a great sassy flapper girl? How about a spandex-clad superhero? Or an exquisite doppelganger for Marie… More »

12 Creepy, Delicious Halloween Party Treats

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 10, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Remember when they used to bring out the gummy worm and crumbled Oreo “dirt” cake at elementary school Halloween parties and it was, like, the greatest thing ever? I might have been particularly enthusiastic because I was eating a lot of actual dirt in my day-to-day life (my brothers and I used to play “restaurant”… More »

13 Cats That Refused To Get Dressed Up For Halloween

Julie Gerstein | October 9, 2012 - 10:00 am

Cats are such stubborn creatures. Case in point: These difficult jerks who refuse to even wear fur on Halloween. While their dog counterparts are yukking it up in bumblebee costumes and ridiculous hats, these cats are letting it all hang out — naked as jay birds, with their silly little lion cuts.
Sigh. So difficult. More »

Halloween Costume Inspiration: Internet Obsessions

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 8, 2012 - 9:00 am

Wondering what to be this Halloween? Why don’t you bring an internet meme to life? Here are seven of our favorite internet obsessions and tips on how to turn them into awkward, awesome, unforgettable costumes. And yes, two of them are cats, but that’s a pretty accurate representation of the internet’s obsessions, isn’t it? Click… More »

7 Sexy Dude Halloween Costumes You Never Thought Of Before

The Frisky | October 4, 2012 - 9:00 am

Every year, The Frisky prides itself on helping you make your Halloween costume dreams a reality and tell you which ones will not get you laid. We know it’s hard for you, guys. Dudes don’t have the same options as women when it comes to throwing cat ears on with your LBD and all of… More »

Baby Goes As “Golden Girl” For Halloween

Stefanie Blejec | December 4, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Tell me this baby isn’t way cuter than the slew of pea pods, lions and angels we usually see on Halloween. Somehow that plump face perfectly showcases character Sophia Petrillo’s trademark sass on “The Golden Girls.” I’m now wondering if they actually sell pressed velvet pants for infants. Is there a granny-inspired infant clothing line… More »

10 More Amazing Frisky Reader Halloween Costumes

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 2, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Yesterday, I posted a slideshow of 35 Frisky readers dressed up for Halloween (check those out after the jump) — but even more showed up in my inbox and on our Facebook page since. So, here are 10 more than were just too good not to post. First up … Little Lucille Ball! More »

35 Frisky Reader Halloween Costumes

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 1, 2011 - 4:00 pm

Meet reader Kara. She scares the s**t out of me. She dressed up as Regan from “The Exorcist” for Halloween this year and will be haunting my nightmares for the foreseeable future. Thanks, Kara. Please don’t drag me to hell.
Kara is not the only Frisky reader to send in their costume photos, in fact,… More »

Send Us Your Halloween Pics!

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 1, 2011 - 11:50 am

Did you get dressed up for Halloween this year? We want to see! Email your Halloween pics to amelia@thefrisky.com OR post them to The Frisky’s Facebook page – we’ll put together a slideshow of reader Halloween pics to appear on the site later today or early tomorrow. Above, a slideshow of a bunch of Frisky… More »

5 Easy Steps For Hooking Up On Halloween

Simcha | October 31, 2011 - 1:00 pm

This is an oldie but a goodie from our girl Simcha. — Editor

Valentine’s Day may be for couples in love, but Halloween is for singles looking to mingle! (Hey, pagans knew how to party.) You definitely don’t want to miss your chance at action so sweet you’ll want to bag it up… More »

10 Dating Tips I Learned From Halloween Movies

Molly Horan | October 31, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Horror movies might seem like the obvious choice for a night in with your date on Halloween, the scariness leading to inevitable cuddling. Yet the cannon of less terrifying spooky flicks can give you more helpful romance advice than your average self-help book. And really, do you want to watch a bunch of movies that… More »

Courtney Stodden’s Husband Dressed Up As Courtney Stodden For Halloween

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 31, 2011 - 10:40 am

While I did a slideshow of celeb Halloween costume earlier this morning, Courtney Stodden and Doug Hutchison (dressed up as Courtney Stodden) clearly deserve their own post. This can’t be unseen, I’m sad to report. [Celebitchy]… More »

25 Celebs Dressed Up For Halloween 2011!

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 31, 2011 - 9:00 am

Happy Halloween! It’s the holiday in which celebs are free to dress up as the characters they wish someone would pay them to play. Click through this slideshow to see the costumes donned by stars like Kim Kardashian, Paris Hilton, Gwen Stefani, Lea Michele, Mindy Kaling, and Lindsay Lohan. And after the jump, check out… More »

The Daily Ovulation: Hello, It’s Little Johnny Cash

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 30, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Across the board, kids in Halloween costumes are basically all adorable, but this might just be my personal favorite kid costume I’ve seen yet. As a Johnny Cash fan, I’m impressed with this little boy’s swagger. I think the Man in Black would be proud. [The Clearly Dope]… More »

Nicole Richie Asks Girls Not To “Dress Slutty” This Halloween

College Candy | October 30, 2011 - 9:30 am

It’s finally here: Halloweekend 2011. And though many choose to witty, creative or innovative with their costumes (like building a fully-functioning digital camera costume), most choose to simply…wear less. And as fellow college girls, we’re okay with that, but Nicole Richie isn’t.
“Girls, can we all pledge that we will not dress slutty for this… More »

Slow-Motion Pumpkin Smashing: Jack-O-Lanterns Get Destroyed

Huffington Post Weird News | October 29, 2011 - 4:00 pm

Billy Corgan probably didn’t have this in mind. Or maybe he did.
In any case, filmmaker Devin Graham brings us — just in time for Halloween — the real thing: smashing pumpkins.
Graham shot the video at 1,000 frames per second and slowed down the footage so we can see the pumpkins in all their… More »

Meet Your Angelina Jolie Halloween Costume

Ami Angelowicz | October 29, 2011 - 3:00 pm

The person who came up with this Angelina Jolie Halloween costume deserves some kind of pop culture award. I move for this to be mass produced. [Buzzfeed]… More »

What Scares The Crap Out Of Us By State

Ami Angelowicz | October 29, 2011 - 9:00 am

What is coming to get you? I’m personally far more afraid of being abducted by aliens than I am of the Blair Witch, because duh, I hate camping and never intend to go. Maybe I would fit in better with the people of Montana. How about you? What is your most feared horror movie scenario? More »

Congrats! It’s A Pumpkin!

Ami Angelowicz | October 28, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Welcome to the phenomenon known as “pumpkin birthing.” Yes, that would be pumpkins giving birth to baby pumpkins. Don’t forget to pop the afterbirth seeds into the oven for a tasty treat. Thank you, Internet. Check out more pumpkin births here. [Buzzfeed]… More »

Channeling Chanel For Halloween

Julie Gerstein | October 28, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Hey! Nobody told me that Chanel purses were now coming with free children inside! What a scam. Seriously though, how miserable does this designer-dudded little girl look? [I Hate My Parents]… More »