Her Campus Logo Her Campus Logo
barbie and oppenheimer
barbie and oppenheimer
Warner Bros. / Universal Pictures
Style > Fashion

Horoscope Halloween: What Costume Suits Your Zodiac Sign Best

This article is written by a student writer from the Her Campus at Brown chapter.

As Halloween approaches, the time to choose the perfect costume is upon us. But why not take a celestial approach to your costume selection this year? We’ve paired each zodiac sign with a Halloween costume idea that suits their unique personality traits. Let’s dive into the mystical world of astrology and discover the perfect costume for your zodiac sign.

Capricorn (December 22 – January 19): J. Robert Oppenheimer

Capricorns are known for their ambition, intellect, and serious demeanor. What better way to honor these traits than by dressing up as the father of the atomic bomb, J. Robert Oppenheimer? Go for a 1940s scientist look with a lab coat, a clipboard, and some vintage glasses. Just remember, with great power comes great responsibility!

Aquarius (January 20 – February 18): Edna Mode from The Incredibles

Aquarians are known for their eccentricity and unique sense of style. Channel your inner fashionista and embrace the avant-garde by becoming Edna Mode, the iconic character from The Incredibles known for her quirky, high-fashion designs and fabulous attitude.

Pisces (February 19 – March 20): Lola from Shark Tale

Pisceans are known for their dreamy and imaginative nature. Embrace your watery essence by dressing up as Lola, the unforgettable and vivacious character from Shark Tale. Go for the glamorous fishy look with scales, pearls, and ocean-inspired accessories, and channel Lola’s confident and sassy attitude. You’ll be the life of the underwater Halloween party!

Aries (March 21 – April 19): Poison Ivy

Aries individuals are passionate and daring. Embrace your fiery nature by taking on the role of Poison Ivy, the seductive and fierce DC Comics character. Green attire, ivy accessories, and a touch of eco-warrior attitude will make you a showstopper.

Taurus (April 20 – May 20): Kris Jenner

Taureans are known for their luxurious taste and love for the finer things in life. Channel your inner millionaire by dressing up as the matriarch herself, Kris Jenner. Don your chicest ensemble and accessorize with your favorite wine glass.

Gemini (May 21 – June 20): Sandy Olsson from Grease

Geminis are known for their adaptability and dual nature. Embrace your inner duality by transforming into Sandy Olsson from Grease. You can choose either her good girl look or her sassy, leather-clad version, depending on your mood.

Leo (July 23 – August 22): Regina George

Leos love to be in the spotlight and are known for their confidence. Be the queen bee of Halloween by becoming Regina George from Mean Girls. Go all out with the mean girl fashion, a pink ensemble, and a sassy attitude.

Cancer (June 21 – July 22): Harley Quinn

Cancer individuals are known for their emotional depth and complexity. Embrace your inner chaos and dress up as Harley Quinn, the iconic character known for her unpredictable nature. Don’t forget the colorful pigtails and baseball bat!

Virgo (August 23 – September 22): Mia Thermopolis

Virgos are known for their practicality and attention to detail. Channel your inner princess by becoming Mia Thermopolis from The Princess Diaries. A tiara, a royal gown, and a diary will complete your transformation.

Libra (September 23 – October 22): Barbie

Libras are known for their love of beauty and harmony. Embrace your inner fashionista by dressing up as Barbie. With endless costume options, you can be a Barbie from any era or profession, from a glamorous runway model to an astronaut!

margot robbie in a barbie movie
Warner Bros
Scorpio (October 23 – November 21): Wednesday Addams

Scorpios are known for their mysterious and intense nature. Transform into Wednesday Addams from The Addams Family with her signature gothic attire and deadpan expression. It’s the perfect costume for those who appreciate dark humor.

jenna ortega as wednesday
Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21): Jessica Rabbit

Sagittarians are known for their adventurous and glamorous spirit. Embrace your inner bombshell by becoming Jessica Rabbit, the sultry character from Who Framed Roger Rabbit. A red sequined dress, long gloves, and a seductive attitude will complete the look.

There you have it! Your perfect Halloween costume based on your zodiac sign. Whether you’re aiming to dazzle, spook, or amuse, these costume ideas are sure to align with your astrological traits and make your Halloween unforgettable.

Cecilia Sarantopoulos is the chapter leader and editor-in-chief of Her Campus at Brown University. She oversees the chapter's published content, social media presence, and brand deals. Beyond Her Campus, Cecilia is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Comparative Literature (focusing on English & French) and Theatre Arts. Her written work on culture and style has been featured in prestigious publications, such as Marie Claire Greece and Huffington Post Greece. Cecilia is also a classically trained ballerina and a published poet. In her free time, she stays updated with media trends and the current digital landscape, with a soft spot for all things Disney. Enjoying a warm cup of tea, engaging in water sports, and watching a classic rom-com round out her list of beloved pastimes.