Last-minute Halloween costumes don’t have to be lame or lack creativity! Check out the ten great articles below for a healthy shot of procrastinators’ inspiration. They’re some of the best pieces AC has to offer on last-minute costume selection and preparation.
Simple Last Minute Halloween Costumes by Carol Bengle Gilbert
If you have a few basic household supplies, Carol can tell you how to craft some pretty cool and creative last-minute Halloween costumes for just about anyone. MacGyver would approve!
No-Sew Halloween Costumes for the Last Minute Halloween Party by Daniel B. Karpouzian
This article explains how to create three last-minute Halloween costumes that don’t require a sewing machine. Wondering how to create the perfect Homicidal Maniac look? You’ll have to read the article to find out.
Last Minute Halloween Costumes: Five Fun Group Themes by Sherry W
Instructions for creating a Vegas Act, a popular turn of the century television show, an environmental phenomenon and two other fun last-minute Halloween costumes are what you’ll find here. It’s easy to read and specific, too.
Last Minute Halloween Costumes for Teen Girls by Sage Adderley
Sage’s budget-conscious article reminds teen girls that costumes can be made using the clothing, make-up, jewelry and attitude that they already own. She includes classic last-minute Halloween costume ideas, and also throws in some more modern options, including a 90s grunge girl.
Quick and Easy Last Minute Halloween Costumes: Clown by Lyn Lomasi
Send in the clowns! Lyn’s well-written article describes exactly what you’ll need to create this time-tested piece of trick-or-treat attire. You won’t even need a sewing machine! The information presented is organized beautifully and easy to take in.
Halloween Costume Ideas: Perfect for Last Minute Groups by Kris Calhoun
When I tell you that Kris’s last-minute Halloween costumes are easy to put together, I mean easy-peasy, simple-as-pie, there-surely-must-be-more-to-it-all easy. Round up your chums and try going as a shipwrecked crew or beach party bunch. Don’t know how? Read away!
Sexy Last-Minute Halloween Costumes for Women by Aida Ekberg
If you like to show a little skin, check out Aida’s five sexy but still last-minute Halloween costumes. Included in the mix are classic concepts like the sexy librarian and Catholic schoolgirl, along with the more novel sexy gangster.
Last Minute Cheap Costume Ideas: Peter Pan and Tinkerbell by A. Hermitt
For the Disney fan in all of us, this article explains how to quickly create a fun and inexpensive couple, sibling or friend costume: Peter Pan and Tinkerbell. Check it out for details.
Last Minute Cheap Homemade Halloween Costumes by Michelle Devon
Michy’s article not only offers up a slew of super creative last-minute Halloween costume ideas, but it provides links to other idea-stuffed articles as well. One of her costume concepts? A stained glass window. Read to get the know-how; you know you’re curious.
The Best Last Minute Halloween Costume Ideas for Kids 2009 by Stacy Hensley
This article explains how to create five different fun and classic last-minute Halloween costumes, including a ghost and a baby. But my favorite part of the piece? Stacy encourages kids to roll around in dirt to create one of her looks. Pique your interest? Check it out.