Posts tagged "halloween costumes"

Little Boy Learns He Can’t Be A Princess For Halloween

I have a love-hate relationship with “What Would You Do?”, the so-called ‘reality’ show that hires actors to enact controversial situations in public to gauge the response of random people. I don’t actually watch the show, but every time I read about one of the show’s episodes online — What will happen when this neo-Nazi

Jessica Wakeman / October 24, 2012

9 People You’ll Meet At A Halloween Party

Halloween parties are a special breed of social gathering. Everyone’s wearing costumes, which makes the whole thing much more exciting (and confusing), plus there’s usually copious amounts of spiked punch to be consumed, “Monster Mash” dancing to do, and cheesy pickup lines to be attempted. Overall, it’s one of the most unpredictable nights of the…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 19, 2012

6 Couples’ Halloween Costume Ideas That Have Nothing To Do With “Fifty Shades Of Grey”

If you’re looking for couples’ Halloween costumes that will really get people talking, look no further than the year in pop culture for fodder. I’ve purposefully left Fifty Shades of Grey off the list because I heard that it topped the list of the trendy costumes. And … well, NO. I refuse. We can come…

Ami Angelowicz / October 18, 2012

12 French Bulldogs Trick-Or-Treating On Halloween

Did you know French Bulldogs are total candy hoarders? Because they are. They just can’t get enough of the sweet stuff, which is why they’re given to dressing up in ridiculously inappropriate Halloween costumes just to get a Tootsie Roll or two. Here, we’ve got 12 Frenchies all dolled up in their spooky best. Enjoy!

Julie Gerstein / October 16, 2012

10 Untimely Pop Culture Halloween Costumes

I only recently discovered the amazing phenomenon that is “Friday Night Lights,” and more specifically, the glorious perfection that is Connie Briton as Tami Taylor. I told Amelia I wanted to be Tami Taylor for Halloween and hopefully win some kind of costume party prize for Least Timely Pop Culture Reference, but then Amelia threatened…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 16, 2012

The Soapbox: It’s Kids’ Options For Halloween Costumes That Are Truly Scary

I’ve always loved Halloween. The candy, the Jack-O-Lanterns, the parties, and of course, the costumes. I’m no stranger to awesome Halloween costumes. I’ve been everything from a box of crayons (four-years-old) to a genie (10-years-old) to Britney Spears pre-public meltdown (27-years-old, while eight months pregnant — it was a truly brilliant costume if I say…

Avital Norman Nathman / October 15, 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…

Halloween Costume Inspiration: Jayne Mansfield

First there was Marilyn, and then there was Jayne. Busty, (bottle) blonde, and ribald, Mansfield became known as the “Working Man’s Monroe” for both her physical likeness to Norma Jeane and her own brand of salacious, exaggeratedly sexual appeal. “Hollywood’s smartest dumb blonde” had a genius IQ and was fluent in five languages, but she…

Rachel Krause / October 11, 2012

Halloween Costume Inspiration: Kristen Stewart At Her Finest

Rest assured, you’ve got a couple of weeks to prepare your costume before the Halloween party invitations start rolling in, but why don’t we start off with something that’s especially easy to, um, swallow should you find yourself in a spectacular rush come October 30? Mid-scandal Kristen Stewart is only the easiest, most timely costume…

Rachel Krause / October 5, 2012

Send Us Your Halloween Pics!

Did you get dressed up for Halloween this year? We want to see! Email your Halloween pics to 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

A Very Progressive Halloween Costume

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]…

Ami Angelowicz / October 22, 2011

5 Sex Scandal Halloween Costumes For Couples

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…

Ami Angelowicz / October 19, 2011

8 Awesome BFF Halloween Costumes

Dressing up with a pal is almost always better than going at it alone. That’s why we’ve assembled an array of great double-trouble pair costumes for you and your BFF to trick-or-treat with this Halloween!

Julie Gerstein / October 11, 2011

5 Halloween Costumes That Cost Less Than 10 Bucks

Sure, elaborate, well-executed, high-quality Halloween costumes are great, but who has the money this year? Here are some costume options that are possible to assemble for less than 10 bucks and a few random things from your closet (or kitchen). Already mastered the cheap costume? Please share your best low-budget costume ideas in the comments!

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 8, 2011

Halloween Inspiration Board: Allison Dubois From “The Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills” (Plus 4 Other Reality TV Stars)

The best moment ever on “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” was Allison DuBois’ (the woman behind the show “Medium”) dinner party cameo last season. ” In case you missed her appearance, she got trashed, puffed on an e-cigarette, and insulted pretty much everyone in the room. She taunted Kyle Richards with threats like “I know whe…

Ami Angelowicz / October 7, 2011

Drive ‘Em To Drink: Guy In Breathalyzer Costume Busted For DUI On Halloween

Remember how I warned you about 22 costumes that wouldn’t get you laid, and one of them was this here Breathalyzer? Well, what I forgot to mention was you also shouldn’t get wasted in this get-up and then attempt to drive home. Unfortch, 19-year-old Nebraskan Matthew Nieveen didn’t see the hilarious irony of getting arrested…

Simcha / November 4, 2010

Janet Jackson Walks The Androgyny Line For Halloween

Janet Jackson hit up the Lanvin Halloween party wearing a costume that we bet was easy to put together. Her masculine-inspired clothes and hat look like items she could have had in her closet already. A cigar and a swipe of black eyeliner over her red pout completed the look. [NYC, 10/29/10]…

Annika Harris / November 1, 2010

Show Us Your Halloween Costume!

You’ve bobbed for every last apple, eaten more candy corn than you can count, and have spooked all the neighborhood children with your dead-on ghoulish howls. Now it’s your chance to share your truly haunting Halloween costume with the world! We want to see you decked out in all your scary or hilarious best. Send…

Julie Gerstein / November 1, 2010

7 Popular Halloween Costumes: What They Say About Your Sex Life

Sometime after Jack-o-Lantern Trick-or-Treat buckets and bobbing for apples, Halloween became the holiday for grown-ups. As such, adult themes have cleverly meandered their way into the festivities. Choosing a Halloween costume may seem like a mundane endeavor. But the crazy get-up you choose to wear on October 31st speaks volumes about your inner sex kitten.

Ayanna G. / October 30, 2010