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20 Iconic Halloween Costumes for Couples

With haunted houses, pumpkin carving, and cozy hayrides, it’s pretty clear the fall season was made for couples. And if there’s one thing collegiettes love even more than PSLs, it’s dressing up their significant other in an Insta-worthy costume on Halloween. Lucky for you, we’ve put together the best and most ~iconic~ couple costumes, guaranteed to give you a great night and an even greater IG. 


1. Chuck & Blair from Gossip Girl

Because you’ll only attend parties on the Upper East Side.

2. Sheldon & Amy from The Big Bang Theory

Because you’re both nerds at heart.

3. Noah & Allie from The Notebook

Because we all wish our love lives existed in the 1940s.

4. Sharkboy & Lavagirl

Because a couple that battles aliens together stays together.

5. Betty & Jughead from Riverdale

Arguably the best couple in Riverdale and IRL.

6. Jim Halpert & Pam Beesly from The Office

Because no one can beat this kind of cuteness.

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7. Mia & Vincent from Pulp Fiction

Because you can’t beat the ’90s.

8. McDreamy & Meredith from Grey’s Anatomy

Because you know he’s jealous of your love affair with McDreamy. 

9. Chip & Joanna Gaines

Because they’re everyone’s fave HGTV couple.

10. Sandy & Danny from Grease 

Because they’ll just never get old.

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11. Zack Morris & Kelly Kapowski from Saved By the Bell

Because they were the hottest couple in school.

12. Ron Burgundy & Olivia Corningstone from Anchorman

Because it’s one costume he’ll actually want to wear.

13. Nancy & Steve from Stranger Things

Still hoping they end up together in the end, TBH.

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14. JFK & Jackie O

Because they’re so perfectly preppy. 

15. Superman and Lois Lane

They’re a super-couple.

16. Pokémon Couple

Because you both devoted way too much time to Pokémon Go this year.

17. Nick & Jess from New Girl

Because we’d like to at least attempt to be as cute as Zooey Deschanel.

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18. Mr. & Mrs. Smith

Because you want to pay tribute to the days of Brangelina.

19. Regina George & Aaron Samuels from Mean Girls

Because his hair looks sexy pushed back.

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20. Jake Peralta and Amy Santiago from Brooklyn Nine-Nine

This costume is cool cool cool cool cool cool.

Happy Halloween and we hope you and your boo have the best spooky season! 👻

Rachael David is currently a senior at Penn State University and serves as the Campus Correspondent for Her Campus Penn State. She is majoring in public relations and minoring in psychology. Her love of creative writing and all things Penn State is what inspired her to become a member of the HC team in the fall of 2013. Her background experience includes working for the Undergraduate Admissions Office at Penn State as a social media intern in the spring of 2014 and is currently working as a social media intern for an internet marketing company in Harrisburg called WebpageFX. This past summer she also served as a PR intern for Tierney Communications. Rachael enjoys anything media related especially catching up on her favorite shows, including Saturday Night Live and any show on Food Network. She has a passion for food but also loves being active and spending her free time running or hiking. She hopes to gain more experience in all aspects of the media industry during college and plans on pursuing a career writing for a life & style publication in the future.
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George Mason University '21

Alexa is a Foreign Languages major with a passion for writing & graphic design. When she's not writing, she's making magic through her character entertainment company @ouatpartiesdc or working on a new creative hobby. She enjoys traveling, reading & drinking iced lattes.