The best minimal effort Halloween costume ideas for adults
Funny, sexy and scary Halloween 2021 costume ideas for adults. From vampires to fallen angels, bunnies to devils and Wednesday Addams to Cassie from Promising Young Women, these are the best Halloween costumes for adults to shop now.
Last year Halloween fell just before a UK lockdown, so don't miss out this time. Here are the best easy Halloween costume ideas for adults to shop for 2021...RELATED: 14 best Halloween costumes for kids – get your little monsters sorted
MORE: The best Halloween costumes for dogs of all sizes Halloween devil costumes A devil costume can be sexy and scary, plus it's a great excuse to wear a bold red lip. If you want to go low-key you can just wear a pair of horns, or you could go all out with a red outfit complete with a cape.
Halloween headband with crystal devil horns, £6.40, ASOSSHOP NOW Red velvet long cape, £12, Pretty Little ThingSHOP NOW Halloween choker necklace in red crystal, £4.80, ASOSSHOP NOW Devil dress up set, £5, ArgosSHOP NOW Smiffy devil costume, £18.99/$26.26, Amazon headtopics.com
SHOP NOW Large devil trident, £3.49/$11, AmazonSHOP NOW MAC lipstick in Ruby Woo, £14, LookFantasticSHOP NOW Halloween angel costumes Adding angel wings and a halo to that LWD (little white dress) you've been wanting to wear is an easy and cute Halloween costume. Or let Amazon do all of the hard work for you with one of their angel costumes, complete with a dress and accessories. To make it more Halloween-appropriate, go as a fallen angel in all black.
Faux feather halo, £2, MissguidedSHOP NOW Extra large feather angel wings, £24, Pretty Little ThingSHOP NOW Boland angel wings, £9.79/$16.11, AmazonSHOP NOW Smiffys angel costume, £24.14/$33.68, AmazonSHOP NOW Fallen angel costume, £41.99, fancydress.com
SHOP NOW Large feather wings, £10, MissguidedSHOP NOW Halloween vampire costumes Wear a black lace dress with fangs or choose from one of these ready-made costumes to be a vampire this Halloween. Fake blood is essential.Deluxe vampire Halloween costume, £33.99, fancydress.com
SHOP NOW Halloween black velour vampiress costume, £20, ArgosSHOP NOW Women's gothic corset dress, £39.99/$55.30, AmazonSHOP NOW Vampire fangs for Halloween, £5.99/$8.64, EtsySHOP NOW Fright Fest fake blood, £5.99/$8.28, Amazon headtopics.com
SHOP NOW Halloween bunny costumes Bunny, cat and mice (duh!) costumes aren't very scary but they're still classic choices for Halloween. If anyone asks, you're Frank from Donnie Darko. White bunny mask, £7, Missguided
SHOP NOW Black lace bunny ears, £6, MissguidedSHOP NOW Belted unitard, £15.49, SheinSHOP NOW Bunny ears with veil, £6.99/$10.09, EtsySHOP NOW The Addams Family costumes If you live by the words of Wednesday Addams"I'll stop wearing black when they make a darker colour", she's the perfect Halloween costume for you. Best known for the 90s remake, Wednesday and Morticia from The Addams Family both have easy outfits to recreate. Add a collar to a black mini dress for Wednesday or go for a wide-sleeved maxi for Morticia. There are lots of ready-made costumes online, too.
Wednesday Addams dress, £21.99/$24.99, AmazonSHOP NOW Athens 2 chunky high lace up boots, £45, ASOSSHOP NOW Cotton frill collar in white, £7.80, ASOSSHOP NOW Smiffys immortal soul costume, £14.54/$21.27, AmazonSHOP NOW Black dress costume, £16.99, fancydress.com
SHOP NOW Promising Young Woman costumes Give a nurse's outfit a dark twist by adding a rainbow wig and going as Cassie from Promising Young Woman.Synthetic multi-coloured wig, £9.36, Light in the BoxSHOP NOW Say ahhhh! costume, £35.99, fancydress.com headtopics.com
SHOP NOW Halloween Queen of Hearts costume H&M has done all of the work for you with this Queen of Hearts costume. Wear with chunky boots or red heels depending on your party plans.Queen of Hearts costume, £24.99/$34.99, H&MSHOP NOW Halloween mermaid costume Missguided has this gold sequin mermaid outfit that's just asking for an excuse to be worn. There's always the option to make it scarier with makeup and face paint.
Gold tail mermaid outfit, £32, MissguidedSHOP NOW Halloween alien costume Looking for a costume that will make everyone laugh? This alien outfit is the ultimate minimum effort maximum impact purchase.FunClothing inflatable alien costume, £26/$32.99, Amazon
SHOP NOW Halloween clown costumes Or if you want to genuinely scare a few people, this Pennywise mask or Penny the Clown outfit should do it.IT Pennywise mask, £9.99/$13.81, AmazonSHOP NOW Penny the Clown costume, £44.99, fancydress.com
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