Dressing up on Halloween isn't just for kids -- you'll be the best-dressed at any Halloween party with these creative (and simple!) Halloween costume ideas for adults. Keep reading for great costume ideas and costume-making tips.
Editor's Tip: If you plan on using real leaves, test the stapling, gluing, and pinning; brittle leaves may not adhere well.
Turn yourself into a walking goldfish bowl or a carnival-style fish-in-the-bag prize in just a few easy steps.
You can cross "make a clever Halloween costume" off your to-do list with this cool couple costume that pairs a notepad with a pencil.
Make the rounds on Halloween as a couple blissfully unaware of fashion faux pas with this creative adult Halloween costume idea. Dig through closets and thrift stores to come up with the whacky, mismatched articles of clothing, and play up the role of "fashion don't" seen in lifestyle magazines with an identity-saving black bar over your eyes. To make the black bar, cut eye slits in an 18x3-inch strip of black foam-core board and hot-glue it to old sunglasses with the lenses removed. See the next page for more easy Halloween costume tips.
Making your Halloween costumes doesn't always require a ton of time and commitment -- follow these tips from Ann Blevins, editor of Halloween Tricks and Treats, to put together a costume for you, your spouse, and a couple of friends in no time!