Easy last-minute Halloween costume ideas that you probably already have in your closet

Are you ready for Halloween?

It's that time of the year again! It's that spooky time of the season where you can pretend to be whoever you want and eat as much candy as you want. What can get better than that? But, before we get to halloween, you're going to need an awesome costume to celebrate with. So, if you're planning on celebrating with your friends and need a costume idea, I'm here to help!

We put together a list of easy-to-recreate group costume ideas from Pinterest that will be sure to make a statement on Halloween!


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Did you ever want to be a ghost hunter for the day? Well, this Halloween you can. Make sure to get your goggles, uniform, and gear to complete this creative look. You can easily print out the Ghostbuster logo and stick it on your dorm trashcan to create the pack.

The Barden Bellas

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What's better than the Bella's? If you're as big of a fan of Pitch Perfect as I am, this costume is the clear choice for you and your friends to rock. So, grab your heels and your singing talents (if you want to), and have an aca-awesome Halloween!

Your friendly neighborhood Frat Bro™

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Ahhh the frat boy costume. Ready to step in the shoes of a frat boy for the day? Well, now is your chance: grab your squad, a button down shirt and your sunglasses and get going on this costume idea!

The seven dwarves

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How cute is this costume? Not to mention easy to replicate, all you need is jean shorts and a t-shirt you're willing to write on or stick letters to. If you have a large group of friends and want to be something fun and creative, try this idea out. However, you can always be characters from a different movie if you have one in mind!

The sisters from Hocus Pocus

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Halloween, so you know it's time to watch Hocus Pocus! So, why not bring out your inner-witch and make this iconic Halloween movie a reality. This costume is all about layers — scarves, flannels, and tights work together to create a witchy aesthetic.

Average Joe's from Dodgeball

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The movie Dodgeball may have come out years ago, but why not bring back the Average Joe's? Get your uniforms quick and be prepared for a fun night! Or make your own version of this costume with a red Sharpie or paint marker and a yellow shirt, both of which can be picked up at a local craft store.

The Breakfast Club

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Did you ever wonder what it's like to be in the Breakfast Club? Well, now is your chance to create the ultimate squad goals costume. Best of all, the characters all wear outfits you probably already own. Dressed like this, it will be one UNFORGETTABLE Halloween. Get what I just did there?

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