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23 Adorable (and Clever!) Halloween Costumes Every Couple Has to Try

You'll be a real power pair this Halloween.

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Captain America and Black Widow

Is there anything more romantic and adorable than your hubby dressing up as a superhero and you playing his beautiful, steamy love interest? We didn't think so.


Comic book characters

Looking for something cute, easy to identify, but not too hard on your budget or energy level? This costume only requires two things: Some artsy makeup and maybe a few YouTube tutorials to help you get it right! You'll want to master these easy Halloween makeup ideas before the big night.

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Netflix and chill

Turn your favorite activity into a fun costume. It's super easy, everyone will get what you are, and you'll get a lot of laughs. What are you watching? One of these 20 Halloween movies that will scare you senseless, of course!




Egyptian queen and her king

One way to hit the streets in style? Dress up like a king and queen or, better yet, one from the Egyptian times when nearly all attire was made from gold. You and your beau will certainly feel like the King and Queen of the night. Find out the truth behind these Halloween superstitions.

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Pokémon Go characters

If you and your partner are into gaming and having a good old time, consider this playful costume idea. The toughest part will be choosing which Pokémon characters to dress up as. Gotta catch 'em all!

Couple in Halloween costumes and makeup Nenad Nedomacki/Shutterstock


In anticipation of the release of the upcoming fantasy sequel, Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, dress up as the evil fairy and a decorative skull-and-bones character to match her wickedness.


Bavarian couple in traditional costume with beer and brezel outdoor in a beergardenabsolutimages/Shutterstock

Oktoberfest attendees

As the historic festival rages on in Munich, Germany, you too can partake from afar by dressing up in lederhosen and dirndls. Bottoms up! Didn't plan ahead? These last-minute Halloween costumes can be whipped together in minutes.


Man and Woman dressed in funny carnival costumes dancing a polonaiseT.W. van Urk/Shutterstock


Pressed for time when deciding what to dress up as for Halloween? Make it easy on yourself and your partner by gathering your greatest party-going garb. You'll certainly be dressed for fun!



Mario & Luigi

Not only is dressing up like everyone's favorite Nintendo-game characters totally adorable, but it takes little-to-no prep! Just dig up green and red shirts, a pair of suspenders, and red and green hats. Don't forget to write the big "M" and "L" on the front!

Brazilian couple wearing traditional clothes for Festa Junina - June festival - dancing under the night skyKleber Cordeiro/Shutterstock

Festa Junina celebrators

Also known as festas de São João, the Brazilian celebration of the nativity of St. John the Baptist happens every June, but that doesn't mean you can't dress up as traditional rural farmers, known as caipiras, who coined the festive holiday. More options to consider are these 25 punny Halloween costumes.

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Originally Published in Reader's Digest