Posts tagged "halloween costume"

8 Reasons Halloween Hookups Are Different

Halloween is an interesting night for hookups with its own peculiar array of pros and cons. One Hallow’s Eve back in my 20s, I remember having this realization as I made out with a guy at a party. He was dressed as Frankenstein. I’ve never gotten green greasepaint makeup all over myself while making out

Ami Angelowicz / October 12, 2012

17 Brussels Griffons Get Their Halloween On

Who doesn’t love a Brussels Griffon? Said to be the inspiration for both Chewbacca and ewoks, Brussels Griffons are just so naturally silly looking that they can solicit a laugh from me even without a Halloween costume. But thankfully, we’ve found 17 Brussels Griffons wearing ridiculous Halloween looks, too.

Julie Gerstein / October 12, 2012

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…

12 Sexy (And Edible!) Halloween Costumes

Maybe you’ve decided to go the sexy route this Halloween. We suggest something that makes you look good enough to eat.  Because what’s sexier than food? Nothing, really. Click through for some of the most delicious costume options out there for the ladies.

The Frisky / October 11, 2012

Halloween Costume Inspiration: Unlikely Reality TV Heroines

There are some who think there is no value in reality TV, but I dare those haters to say as much come Halloween, when these stars of the small screen are the first people we think of as costume inspirations. While you could certain recycle last year’s Courtney Stodden or “Toddlers & Tiaras” costumes, why not consider dressing u…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 9, 2012

13 Cats That Refused To Get Dressed Up For Halloween

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.

Julie Gerstein / October 9, 2012

Genius Costume Ideas: The Stingray Photobomb

The best stingray photobomb ever may prove to be the best group Halloween costume idea ever. You’ll have to draw straws over who gets to be the stingray. [WOW]…

Ami Angelowicz / October 8, 2012

Halloween Costume Inspiration: Internet Obsessions

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…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 8, 2012

RIP Society: Someone Made A James Holmes Halloween Mask

This James Holmes Halloween mask was listed on eBay for $500 by someone who claimed it’s a one-of-a-kind mask that was made for a movie. It’s no longer available, which can only mean one thing: Prince Harry has found a costume this year.  [BuzzFeed]…

Jessica Wakeman / October 7, 2012

5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Witches

“Double, double toil and trouble, fire burn and cauldron bubble.” You are probably envisioning a bunch of warty, green-faced witches with broomsticks and pointy, black hats huddled arounds a cauldron casting a spell, right? I guess we can thank Shakespeare’s Macbeth for that. This image of the witch has become so intertwined with Halloween, but ha…

The Frisky / October 5, 2012

7 Sexy Dude Halloween Costumes You Never Thought Of Before

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…

The Frisky / October 4, 2012

10 More Amazing Frisky Reader Halloween Costumes

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!

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 2, 2011

35 Frisky Reader Halloween Costumes

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,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 1, 2011

Send Us Your Halloween Pics!

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…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 1, 2011

Today’s Lady News: Be Careful, Trick-Or-Treating Sluts!

Be careful, trick-or-treating sluts, because you might get raped! A conservative think tank-er named Charlotte Allen penned a piece for the Los Angeles Times about — I think? — how women shouldn’t tease men with skimpy outfits and then complain when we get raped. Or it might be about crazy, irrational feminists get upset by…

Jessica Wakeman / October 31, 2011

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

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]…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 31, 2011

25 Celebs Dressed Up For Halloween 2011!

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…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 31, 2011

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

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]…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 30, 2011

Meet Your Angelina Jolie Halloween Costume

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]…

Ami Angelowicz / October 29, 2011

Fashion By The Numbers

This week we’re unveiling a new Friday feature: Fashion By The Numbers. At the end of every week we’ll round up our favorite style stories in a handy numerical list. Today we have stats on seductive pumpkins, astronomically expensive lingerie, and the favorite heel heights of Frisky commenters.

Read on for the juicy…

Julie Gerstein / October 28, 2011