25 Punny Halloween Costumes You Should Totally Try This Year
Take your creativity to the next level with a punny Halloween costume that makes your friends groan with laughter. Here are some that really take the prize.
How creative are you? Get your make on by creating a wearable outlet out of cardboard—or you can just jumpstart your costume by buying this T-shirt. Just wearing a punny outfit shows you’re creative. To come up with more punny costume ideas on your own, take a few tips from professional pun writers.
Keep that avocado trend going on the Gram. First, get your avocado costume. Next, top it off with a pair of angel wings or a halo. Get everyone in on the Halloween action, with these costumes that are great for the whole family. (That emoji t-shirt would be more than appropriate for this gang.)
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Don’t settle for a simple Harry Potter costume, when this punny Halloween costume will take the prize. Glue some Cliff Bars to your Hogwarts cloak and you’ll have the judges (literally) eating out of your hands. While they’re noshing, entertain them with these anecdotes about what the real Harry Potter cast really thought about their costumes.
This adorable Jack-in-a-Box costume is suitable for the smallest of trick-or-treaters, and it’s stroller compatible. Bonus points if your kid is actually named Jack! If you want more baby costume ideas, these are the cheapest Halloween costumes for kids that basically anyone can DIY.
Don’t forget the fur babies! This hot dog costume for your pooch is a real treat. (Heyo!) Not a fan of the hot dog? Check out more hilarious and adorable Halloween costumes for dogs. No dog in the household? Check out these tiny guinea pig Halloween costumes.
“Now watch me whip; now watch me nae-nae.” Every year some new dance trend hits the scene, but not many can be turned into punny Halloween costumes. Get this horse costume and add a tag that says “nae-nae”—you’ll make the whip and nae-nae cool all over again. To make this doubly punny as a couples Halloween costume, have your partner dress as a tub of Cool Whip. Or try one of these clever couple Halloween costumes.
To pull off this punny Halloween costume, start with a French mime costume, then get just a tad more elaborate with your face paint by recreating your favorite band member from KISS. Here are more creative Halloween costumes you’d never believe are homemade!
At every Halloween party you can count on there being someone dressed up as Wonder Woman or Superman. Make yours a punny superhero costume. Wrap this red superhero cape around this adult Wonder Bread costume and you’re off! If you need a matching costume for your little one, there’s also a Boy Wonder version.
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