October doesn’t only mean a cool breeze, fall leaves, and bringing the Uggs out of the closet. It also means Halloween is near! With only 5 days to go, have you decided what alter ego you are going to portray this year? Unfortunately Halloween falls on a Monday, but don’t let that get you down, there is plenty of events happening this weekend and on Monday for those dare devils that don’t care about Tuesday morning!
So what is hot this Halloween? Sure, some women use this holiday to dress like a provocative woman but that doesn’t mean you can’t have a unique costume also. Forget the school girl, firefighter, gangster, cop, and sailor, you’re ready to come up with an unforgettable costume. The year 2011 has come up with some great options for the creative side and here a just a few of them.
Alice in Wonderland’s Queen of Hearts is exploding all over the costume world. Play an evil queen for the night without any regrets in the morning. If you are going with a group you could add an Alice in Wonderland, Mad-Hatter, and even the rabbit.
Dorothy isn’t the only one stepping off of the yellow brick road this year. Tin Man, Cowardly Lion, and even Glenda are making an appearance. This is also a great group idea, however, if you are flying solo, that’s alright, these costumes work separately. Who knows, maybe you’ll meet the other half to your costume out and about!
Raphael, Donatello, Leonardo, and Michelangelo are coming out of the sewers for Halloween this time around. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles aren’t just a guy’s costume anymore. Shiny, sexy, and smooth Ninja Turtle costumes can be found at any Halloween Express or Spirit Halloween. There is even options for the guys to partake in this also! If they don’t feel like spending a ton of money, there is a shirt available at Target or Spencer’s that will help them portray their TMNT identity. Don’t forget to purchase their individual weapons, the outfit isn’t complete without them!
Gladiators are trotting in to the Minneapolis area swords in hand. This hot costume is becomign more popular with men because of the different styles they can wear. Anywhere from Spartans to Thor can be portray in the gladiator/warrior category. Are you going out with a date and want to match? Don’t worry, Battle Babe costumes can be found in any Halloween Store.
Superheroes have also been popular on Halloween, but watch out Superman and Batman, new heroes are flying in this October 31st. Captain America, Green Lantern, and Tron are making their debut. Save the damsels in distress this Halloween all while looking sharp and powerful.
Angry Birds are blasting off the game screen and into Minneapolis streets. Do you want to bash into people all while making the famous angry birds noise? Well then this is the costume for you. Found in many places like Halloween Express, Savers, and Spirit Halloween this is for sure a unique costume that will start conversations.
Halloween is fast approaching so figuring out your costume is crucial. Even if you don’t like any on this list, you for sure can browse the websites of Halloween shops and find the perfect one for you. It is recommended that you go in store to buy your costume, ordering online can be difficult definitely this close to the deadline. Make sure you are comfortable with as much or little skin that is showing and can party the night away satisfied. Have a safe a Happy Halloween everyone!
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