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Halloween Costume Ideas 2012 For All Ages
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Halloween Costume Ideas 2012 For All Ages

Are you in search of the perfect Halloween Costume Ideas for 2012? Keep in mind that using the right blend of originality, humor and horror is what will ultimately make or break your Halloween costume. When is Halloween? October 31st which is a Wednesday this year, however many people will likely not only dress up on this day, but most people usually have a Halloween weekend party in place to extend the fun with both their friends and family. Halloween is a day to get some humor and creativity going and a costume is a great way to showcase this on Halloween night or at any theme party you attend this year! Keep reading to get more information on Halloween costume ideas 2012.


Superheroes are an excellent choice for people of all ages and you can find such costumes online or at your nearest seasonal specialty store. Some great ideas for superheros costumes for Halloween 2012 include: Spiderman, Batman & Robbin . Superman, Prince of Persia, Buzz Lightyear, Aladdin, Zorro, Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, The Avengers, The Green Lantern, Flash, Storm from Xmen, Catwoman etc. I'm sure you can come up with more ideas.

Musicians/Entertainers/ Public Figures

Musicians and entertainers present creative ideas for Halloween costumes, its a good way to dress like your favorite musician, actor, Olympic athlete etc as it will give you a chance to imitate a celebrity and essentially 'become them' for just one night. Some superb ideas for musicians/celebrities costumes include: Lady Gaga, Niki Minaj, Michael Jackson, Tony Soprano, Justin Beiber, Katy Perry, Kany West, Kim Kardashian, Manny Pacquiao, Sesame Street's Big Bird, Cookie Monster or Elmo, Charlie Sheen, Amy Winehouse, Jersey Shore Cast, Drake, Steve Jobs and much more.

Movie/TV/Video Game Inspired Characters

The cinema presents endless options for Halloween costume ideas 2012. Just have a look at either past movies or recent movie characters for inspiration. Remember, you want to select costume ideas based on movie characters that really stand out. Some ideas for costumes include: Dark Knight's The Joker, Twilight Bella Swan, or Jacob, Freddy Krueger, Harry Potter's Hermione, Mr. Potato Head, Avatar's Jake, Na'vi or Neytiri, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Garfield, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Spartan fighter from 300, Charlie Chaplin, Bad Boys, Scooby Doo, Snow White, Super Mario's Luigi etc.

Matching/ Complementary Halloween Costumes ( for couples )

As a couple, wearing matching or complementary costumes can actually be a creative and fun way to partake in the Halloween festivities as well as a great chance to spend time as a couple! Some ideas for complementary Halloween costumes for couples are: June and Johnny Cash, cowboy and cowgirl, Jasmine and Aladdin, Adam and Eve, Fred and Wilma Flinstone, Ken and Barbie, Marge and Homer Simpson, Brian and Lois from Family Guy, Minnie and Mickey Mouse, Romeo and Juliet, Tarzan and Jane, Justin Beiber and Selena Gomez to name a few.

Halloween Costumes for Kids

If you have children and they are asking you about dressing up for Halloween, the following are a few good Halloween costume ideas that your child can wear on October 31st: Batman and Robin, Garfield, Disney Princess such as Snow White or Cinderella, Transformers auto-bots, Calvin & Hobbes, Scooby Doo or shaggy, Little Red Riding Hood, Popeye or Olive Oyl, Buzz Lightyear, Elmo, Supergirl, Superman, Spiderman, Lil Mermaid, Flash and so much more.

This concludes some of the Halloween costume ideas 2012. You can either choose to buy your costume brand new, second hand or used from a thrift store.Don't wait a long time to make or buy your costume, its best to be prepared ahead of time in the case that your costume is sold out or you run out of time to make one and have to compromise on your final Halloween costume..

Hope this information is helpful as you search for clever Halloween costume ideas, keep in mind, that its all about embracing your personality and creativity in order to find a high quality costume that will suit whatever look you're going for on October 31st. What are you waiting for! Get out there and look great, better yet if you choose your costume well you may win some prizes if you're going to a Halloween party! Happy Halloween

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Nicely done! I have a halloween site myself. It's a political halloween costumes site. I guess that makes us costume cousins. LOL

  about 9 years ago
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