halloween

Heidi Klum’s Craziest Halloween Costumes

By: Julie Gerstein / October 27, 2011
God bless Heidi Klum. Not only is she one of the sexiest ladies in the world, but she also seems to have quite a sense of humor. Every year, Klum hosts a balls-to-the-wall Halloween party, and challenges herself to design crazier and more over-the-top costumes. This year, she's got two costumes going on: first, a… More »


Halloween Inspiration Board: J. Crew’s Jenna Lyons

By: Rachel Krause / October 27, 2011
Until this week, Jenna Lyons was best known as the president and creative director of brilliant brand J. Crew. Her charming Brooklyn brownstone was featured on Oprah back in 2010, and countless times in the pages of style and interior design magazines since then. She was the subject of some controversy after a photo wa… More »


Flowchart: What Last-Minute Halloween Costume Should I Wear?

By: Julie Gerstein / October 27, 2011
You've got four days and $10 bucks -- what are you going to be for Halloween? If you're like most of us, you probably have no idea. If that's the case, consult our handy last-minute costume flowchart. Still stumped? Check out some of our great inspiration boards and get your party on. … More »


Halloween Inspiration Board: Princess Beatrice & That Hat

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 25, 2011
This Halloween, feel like royalty! But Kate Middleton is so dull. Princess Beatrice is where it's at! The hat she wore to Prince William and Kate's nuptials took absolutely took the crown for most memorable. Luckily, all you really need for to pull off this costume is the fascinator in question -- which we've found… More »


15 Hella Inappropriate Halloween Costumes

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 25, 2011
It's easy to go bonkers around Halloween when every nine-year-old girl on the street dressed like a two-dollar hooker. I find that unnerving as well. But overly-sexy little girls' costumes get the lion's share of the attention where there really is a wide range of inappropriate costumes out there. Take, for instance, this Sexy Osama… More »


Halloween Inspiration Board: Pregnant Jessica Simpson

By: Julie Gerstein / October 24, 2011
Is Jessica Simpson pregnant, or did she just eat a really big burrito? At this point, her baby bump has gone way beyond speculative -- and unless she's using her body as a new type of pillow storage device, J.Simps is pretty far along. In honor of her soon-to-be babe, we've come up with a… More »


Most Gag-Inducing Halloween Makeup Ever?

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 24, 2011
Possibly! Kudos to her for making the blood look so wet. [Reddit]… More »


The Most Incredible Jack-O-Lanterns You’ll Ever See

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 24, 2011
It's not like I ever thought the crude triangles for eyes and half moon-shaped mouth were particularly impressive; but upon looking at Ray Villafane's incredibly lifelike pumpkin carvings, I realize just how lame my own jack-o-lanterns have been. Villafane, who is also a sand artist, makes use of not just the skin of the pumpkin,… More »


How Much Is SVEDKA Paying Reality Stars To Wear This Costume?

By: Ami Angelowicz / October 24, 2011
Wait just a minute. Kim Zolciak, J-Woww, and Coco in the same SVEDKA_GRL costume? Do I smell a small fee associated with the wearing of the this skin-tight catsuit?  For all you non-reality stars ... if you're looking to draw attention to your boobs and vagina this Halloween, the SVEDKA_GRL costume, designed by Richie Rich,… More »


BOO! The Frisky’s 6 Favorite Horror Movies

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 23, 2011
It's a scary world out there for us ladies sometimes. That's why I love a good horror movie for contained fear and excitement. There's nothing like sitting down in the darkened theater for two hours of sensory overload and raw adrenaline, only to leave when it's all done in one piece. It's like paying $12… More »


A Very Progressive Halloween Costume

By: Ami Angelowicz / October 22, 2011
You've seen her face during many a commercial break. Flo, the Progressive girl, approaches the mundane topic of car insurance with wit and mirth. If you love Halloween as much as Flo loves insurance, this is the costume for you. Find out how to get Flo's look at Polyvore. [Polyvore]… More »


Halloween Inspiration Board: Clementine From “Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind” & 4 Other Character-Driven Costumes

By: Rachel Krause / October 22, 2011
Too many guys think I'm a concept, or I complete them, or I'm gonna make them alive. But I'm just a fucked-up girl who's lookin' for my own piece of mind; don't assign me yours. Michel Gondry's riveting 2004 film "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind" has a special place in my heart. It manage… More »


Kick-Ass Costume Idea: Wine In A Box

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 21, 2011
Halloween isn't just about how many mini Butterfingers you can stuff in your face —  for some of us, it's also about getting crunk. Why not carry the cheap booze around with you with a costume that incorporates alcohol into its design? Oh yes, we are talking about a wine in a box, the famed drink… More »


Halloween Inspiration Board: Lisbeth Salander From “The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo”

By: Ami Angelowicz / October 21, 2011
If you want to channel you inner bad ass, computer hacker this Halloween, there's really no character more fitting than Lisbeth Salander, the inky heroine from The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo series. We encourage you not to harm anyone while wearing this costume, well, unless they deserve it. The "Wasp" approves of vigilante justice… More »


Halloween Inspiration Board: Mia Wallace In “Pulp Fiction”

By: Rachel Krause / October 20, 2011
"I do believe Marsellus Wallace, my husband, your boss, told you to take ME out and do WHATEVER I WANTED. Now I wanna dance, I wanna win. I want that trophy, so dance good." What could be more iconic than Uma Thurman's turn as Mia Wallace in Quentin Tarantino's "Pulp Fiction"? The wife of mo… More »


19 (More) Halloween Costumes That Won’t Get You Laid

By: Ami Angelowicz / October 20, 2011
After a thorough inspection of available costumes for men, I have come to the conclusion that the Halloween industry is conspiring to sabotage dudes' chances of getting laid. There are just so, so many horribly unsexy Halloween costumes for men. We've showed you a bunch in the past, but believe it or not, there are… More »


Sexy Halloween Costumes We Actually Approve Of

By: Ami Angelowicz / October 19, 2011
Now these are the kinds of sexy Halloween costumes that I approve of. Jillian Tamaki knows that the most important thing you can wear on Halloween is your sense of irony. I'm open to dressing as a Smelly Old Gym Sock this year. I wonder how you get it to smell really bad. [Danforth]… More »


Halloween Inspiration Board: Sue Lyons As “Lolita”

By: Rachel Krause / October 19, 2011
In Stanley Kubrick's 1963 film adaptation of the controversial novel Lolita, Sue Lyons is a disturbingly uncanny Dolores Haze. She embodies the nymphet to the last gum-snapping, downy-limbed detail as she preens before her middle-aged lover Humbert Humbert. The film sees Lolita dressed precociously in heavily ruffled baby-doll dresses and, in her most famous image,… More »


Halloween Approval Matrix: Sexy Vs. Unsexy Costumes For Dudes

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 19, 2011
Click here to see larger graphic. Hey fellas! Have absolutely no idea what you're gonna be for Halloween? Allow me to suggest consulting this infographic, which has graphed a plethora of traditional and unique Halloween costumes for dudes based on their sex appeal to the ladies. I'm not saying you must appeal to our collective lady… More »


5 Sex Scandal Halloween Costumes For Couples

By: Ami Angelowicz / October 19, 2011
Halloween is about turning heads and causing a ruckus. You and your trick-or-treating partner will be the most controversial couple at the party if you decide to pay homage to one of the biggest sex scandals of the year. I mean, who could possibly ignore Anthony Weiner and the infamous cell phone from whence the… More »