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So you’ve decided to go to that Halloween thing you were undecided about or maybe you got invited to a party last minute. Either way, here are 10 cheap, easy, and fast costumes that you can throw together the day before it’s your time to shine.

  1. Miranda Sings

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Not going to lie, I’m not a huge Miranda Sings fan. Something about that kind of humor I just don’t get, but that doesn’t deny the fact that this is one of the easiest costumes to throw together last minute. Put on a homely purple sweatshirt and that iconic mess of red lipstick and you’re golden.

2. Eleven (Stranger Things)

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Pink dress, puffy jacket, waffles, blonde wig, fake nose bleed, and ba-boom.

3. Scarecrow

I have no pictures for this. Just get some face paint and make yourself look like a scarecrow. Maybe tape some straw to your clothes to make it look like it’s coming out. It’s not rocket science. Heres a tutorial!

4. Beanie Baby

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For this just get one of those giant animal heads or get an animal onesie at Walmart and then make yourself a tag out of construction paper. Or go even simpler and paint your nose black and add an animal ear headband. I mean seriously, what is scarier than the idea that you too could be collecting something that will be worthless in 30 years.

5. Minion

Image: https://www.amazon.com/Minions-Blu-ray-DVD-DIGITAL-HD/dp/B00NYC7FWM

Okay so yeah maybe this costume is going to feel like beating a dead horse when literally everyone you know has probably dressed up as a minion at some point in the past 4 years. But, like, it’s easy and you most likely already have the stuff to do it. So, it’s an option.

6. Dwight

Image: http://www.tvstyleguide.com/the-office/how-to-dress-like-dwight-schrute/

Dwight’s suit and mustard shirt I’m pretty sure it just standard stock at almost any thrift store. Give yourself a good middle part and a pair of dollar store reading glasses and you’ll get plenty of costume love with this one.

7. Prom/Wedding Zombie

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This is by far my favorite idea because I LOVE costume makeup. All you need for this is your old prom dress, or just any formal wear from a thrift store, and some fake blood. Feel free to check out this awesome tutorial on how to do wounds without liquid latex!

8. Rey

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Okay but who doesn’t love Rey? She’s awesome. She’s just so cool. Simply wrap yourself up with a gray sheet and belt it over some sweatpants; then grab a couple of those wrist or ankle wraps for strained joints and wrap them down your arms.

9. Arthur

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To be honest I may have only included this as an option because Arthur was my favorite show growing up. I don’t know. But all you need it a yellow sweater over a white button down and some construction paper glasses. Easiest there is!

10. Rosie the Riveter

Image: http://www.history.com/topics/world-war-ii/rosie-the-riveter

One of the most classic and easiest costumes there is. Throw on that denim shirt, roll it up, wrap your hair in a bandana and take that Halloween party by storm!