17 Halloween Costume Ideas That Will Make You The Center Of Attention At All Parties

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1:00 pm 9 Oct, 2015


Halloween is near and the excitement among the people is increasing. Organize house parties, convince your office mates to take out time from your boring office schedule, and start working on your costumes. Guys, with these super amazing costume ideas, you will rock the party.


1. Optimus Prime

Some turned cardboard, duct tape, and hot glue and you satisfyingly authentic Optimus Prime costume will be ready. According to people who tried it, it was comfortable enough to dance in!





2. Steampunk Iron Man

Steampunk Iron Man won the Marvel costume contest at Comic Con in 2010. Well this will look pretty cool, may attract beauties.




3. Umbrella Bat

Have you ever looked at a broken umbrella and thought about how it resembles a flailing bat? Lenore at Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories made this Umbrella Bat costume out of one umbrella and a hoodie. Funny though!




4. Mad Max

Karol Bartoszynski became a ‘Mad Max’ fan as a teenager, and over the next twenty years turned his enthusiasm for ‘Mad Max’ into a career as a costume designer. He now organizes ‘Mad Max’ fan gatherings and re-enactments. Bartoszynski runs the fan site Mad Max Costumes, where you can draw plenty of inspiration.



5. Leg Lamp

You can buy a Leg Lamp Halloween costume referencing a prop from the movie ‘A Christmas Story’. Well, that’s gonna give you a lot of pain after you you untie the tied leg.




6. Flying Genie

The secret to carrying this around all night is a walker on wheels that supports the carpet!




7. Robot Couple

These classic Hollywood-style robots are made of aluminum. You can probably use cardboard if you don’t have a metal shop. The arms and legs are dryer ducts, and various LED gizmos were used to give them an electric personality.



8. Yip Yips

Sesame Street’s popular aliens, the Yip Yips always appear in twos, so this is a costume that should be worn with a buddy. It takes two people to properly fit one, so you may as well help each other out and get into a great costume!




9. 8-bit Gary

This 8-bit costume is created out of foam cubes glued onto a cardboard suit for a Toshiba ad in which the “real” Gary was pixelated into a low-res version of himself.




10. Headless Marie Antoinette

This is the best so far. Surely gonna creep everybody out.




11. Coppertone Girl

The little Coppertone girl’s tan line is revealed when her puppy dog pulls on her swim pants. Well this is a logo. You can use this to dress your little ones for some trick or treat.




12. Death Becomes Her

This costume is an idea from a scene of the movie ‘Death Becomes Her’ where Goldie Hawn has a hole blown through her body.




13. Emoticon

The Mask of Emotion hides your face but displays emoticons instead. This helmet was created by the Digital Media Design Dept at Hongik University in Korea. What emoticon is shown is controlled by the wearer’s body actions.




14. Shark Attack

Dude, try this. This surely is gonna be fun. A shark and a surf board victim – your buddies will enjoy this.




15. The Birds

The idea references a popular movie, but you won’t see other people wearing it at the same party. Bring some birds, but alter the wings to make them just right. Rock the party!




16. Pregnant Zombie

This can freak anyone out. Some red paint, artificial tummy, baby doll are things that you need to get this look.



17. Bender

Some metal sheets, cardboard, wires and your Bender costume is ready. His eyes moves with the help of a controller. People will love it.



Credit: mentalfloss