Posts tagged "halloween costumes"

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…
By: 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…
By: 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…
By: Rachel Krause / October 5, 2012

The Ultimate Fresco Jesus Costume

Nailed it. [Imgur]…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 3, 2012

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…
By: 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]…
By: 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…
By: 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!
By: 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!
By: 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…
By: 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…
By: 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]…
By: 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…
By: 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.
By: Ayanna G. / October 30, 2010

Heidi Klum Wants To Help You Pick Out Your Halloween Costume

When it comes to scary supermodels, Heidi Klum has Naomi Campbell beat. Every Halloween, the "Project Runway" star transforms herself into some of the most terrifying temptresses around, including a gorgeous golden alien, a red-hot witch, and a babealicious bloodsucker. Believe it or not, even you can look as ghoulishly cool as Klum -- and…
By: StyleList Home / October 29, 2010

Ellen Does Snooki’s Pouf For Halloween

Snooki will likely be Halloween 2010's most popular costume, but that didn't stop Ellen DeGeneres from making it hers -- sorta.
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 28, 2010

What’s Wrong With Dressing Slutty On Halloween?

Yes, we’ve all heard that “Mean Girls” quote about how Halloween is the one night a year when girls can dress like a total slut. And I’ll admit that the “sexy costume” craze has led to some weird combinations, like Sexy Chewbacca and Sexy Skunk. But every year, in the weeks leading up to our…
By: Emily McCombs / October 25, 2010

The 12 Most Popular Costumes This Year

You know that feeling when you come up with a genius Halloween costume—say, to be Sarah Palin carrying a moose head -- and you are all excited about it? And then you walk into a party and see another Sarah Palin standing in the corner? Yeah, that totally sucks. So what costumes should…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 23, 2010

Anyone Order A Tiny Taco?

Since there can never be too many cute babies in costumes, here's another to get you through this not-quite-Friday-yet afternoon. I know we all made our cradle lists yesterday and everything, but you know, if we get busy, like, right now, we can have our own babies to dress like this next year. [via…
By: Wendy Atterberry / October 21, 2010