2.60 26 |

4 years ago

Quick and Easy Halloween Costumes Using Things You Already Have!!

So Halloween is coming up, and everyone is short on cash right now. Well Here are a few ideas of things you can dress up as, using things you probably already own.
Here`s how to use......

The Homecoming Dress:

Beauty Queen:
Grab a tiara and make a sash and write Miss America for a beauty pageant costume.

Movie Star:
Buy a feather boa and do 1940s-style make-up: winged eyeliner and red lipstick for Old Hollywood glamour. Use a curling iron to give your hair curls and volume.

The Little Black Dress:

Audrey Hepburn:
Channel her most iconic look and go uptown sophisticate by adding a rhinestone necklace and earrings to your LBD. Add gloves to complete the look.

Maid:
A white apron, duster and a white headband.

The Trench Coat:

Detective:
Be Sherlock Holmes. Just grab a magnifying glass, notepad and fedora.

Everyday Clothes:

Depending on your style, your wardrobe may be fit to mimic your fave TV characters.

Gossip Girl:
Go to private school or have a lot of preppy pieces? Pair a plaid skirt, blazer, and tailored blouse to channel your fave Upper East Sider. Just dont forget a headband if youre Miss Blair.

Glee:
Mercedes, Tina, Rachel, Quinn and Emma Pillsbury: Glee presents tons of options perf for your style. If you can, get a group of friends together and be the whole gang.

P.S. INSTANT COSTUME TWIST:

Vampire or Zombie:
Give any of these costumes a ghoulish twist with zombie or vampire face make-up and fangs or just use your plain clothes with it. Simply spooky!


**Credit for these ideas goes to http://Girlslife.com

Source link: http://www.girlslife.com/post/2010/09/27/Last-Minute-Halloween-Costumes.aspx