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Creative Halloween Costumes!

This article is written by a student writer from the Her Campus at Portland chapter.
Halloween is arriving in less than two weeks and you have no idea what to wear? No worries! Her Campus Portland is here to help with ideas that are affordable and cute. The best way to get started? Order online for fast delivery or check out your local thrift shop to scout out some scary good deals.

1. Show Your Bones! Dress as a skeleton. 

You can purchase a skeleton sweater or DIY with a plain sweater, skeleton stencil, and fabric paint! This is a cute sweater that you can pair with leggings and ballet flats. If you want to go all out, purchase some face paint and paint your face to look like a skeleton. This outfit is a great investment because not only is this a cute costume, you can wear this after halloween for an edgy look. 


2. Sunny Side Up!

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so why not dress as it! This costume is pun filled and it is sure to make a good impression with the boys. You can wear this any day of the year!


3. Dancing Girls Emoji!

Grab a buddy and dress as your favorite emoji! This outfit is easily achievable by purchasing a black body suit and a black bow or cat ears. These items can be bought at any clothing store!


4. Pop Art Painting by Roy Lichtenstein!

A fun and easy way to become on of your favorite paintings by Lichtenstein! All you need is makeup, face paint, a cute outfit. This creative costume will surely impress all art lovers.

5. American Horror Story Coven Witch

Grab your favorite black dress and style it with this iconic, new witch hat. Classy and stylish, this look is still trending. Make sure to style your outfit with jewelry!