Halloween is coming up and everyone is hurrying to the mall to pick up their costumes. If you’re not sure you even want to go to that crazy party (they can be so stressful) or you don’t want to show up wearing the exact same costume as somebody else, this guide will give you plenty of ideas to craft your own last minute looks. You’ll have most of these items already laying around your house. In just a few minutes you’ll be Katniss Everdeen or Psy from “Gangnam Style.” The less work, the better! These 10 Halloween costumes will ensure that you look cute, comfortable and clever this year.
The Girl On FirePop on your favorite dark colored rain jacket and french braid your side pony. Yep, being Katniss Everdeen is that easy. Sort of. ShutterStock.com / ShutterStock.com / Gurl
Halloween Gangnam StyleAll you need is a blazer, white shirt, bow tie and sunglasses. You're going Gangnam Style like Psy. ShutterStock.com / Credit: WENN
Your Evil TwinWear all black, pop on some devil horns, and wear a name tag that says, "Hello My Name Is . . . Evil Cindy." You're your own Bizzaro Evil Twin. ShutterStock.com / ShutterStock.com
The Mean GirlA pink shirt and flirty miniskirt and you're a regular Mean Girl. You probably won't even need to go shopping. ShutterStock.com / Credit: WENN
A Sticky FloorWear a black shirt or dress. Tape on candy wrappers, soda cups and popcorn. What are you? Your standard, icky movie theater floor. ShutterStock.com / ShutterStock.com / ShutterStock.com / ShutterStock.com
Where's Waldo? Right Here!All you'll need is a red and white striped hat, your old Santa hat, and some glasses. Totally cute and comfortable. ShutterStock.com / ShutterStock.com / Amazon.com
Go To HogwartsWant to put that old uniform to use? Go to Hogwarts. Draw a lightening bolt on your forehead with red lip liner and pick up a branch off the sidewalk for your wand. ShutterStock.com / ShutterStock.com
Go GrungeAn ode to your favorite '90s musicians. Put on your baggiest flannel shirt, smudge on some black eyeliner, and pucker up those red lips. You're a grunge rock star. ShutterStock.com / Credit: WENN
Bubble GumGo pink! Wear a pink beanie, leggings and top. Tell everyone you're a wad of bubble gum. Bonus points if you can make a fake school desk out of cardboard and tape it onto your head. ShutterStock.com / ShutterStock.com
A Fashion VictimYou can literally wear WHATEVER you want. The stranger the better. Layer and mismatch clothes. (If it's cold, you'll be totally warm and cozy.) Then spray the tiniest bit of fake blood on your face or top. Someone call the fashion police because you're a fashion victim! ShutterStock.com / PartyCity.com
Have you ever made your own costume? Let us know in the comments!