The Best Halloween Costume Ideas For Couples
If you are looking for funny couple costumes then you have come to right place. You will get lots of funny pictures and videos here. If you want to impress your significant other with your creativity then these couple costumes are perfect for you! These couple costumes are not only fun but they can also make them feel special too.
Halloween is one of the most popular holidays in America and it’s no surprise why. People love dressing up in costumes and having a good time doing so. However, there are some things that you need to keep in mind when choosing the best couple costumes for Halloween:
1) Make sure you choose something that makes your partner look like a celebrity or someone else really cool.
A lot of people don’t realize how much effort goes into creating these amazing costumes.
2) Always remember that you are going to be sharing this with your significant other.
They deserve the best costumes. Don’t go overboard and overdo it. Remember, they aren’t just there to laugh at your jokes, they are there to enjoy themselves too!
3) If possible, try to pick a couple costume that everyone can wear together.
There is nothing worse than seeing two strangers wearing the same costume!
What Are Some Funny Couple Halloween Costumes?
We all like to laugh, and we all like it when other people make us laugh. When we are looking for that perfect couple costume, we should try to look for something that is funny to everyone but your partner! Here are some really funny ideas that are sure to make you the hit of the party:
1) A pair of boxers.
This is a great parody costume that is sure to get laughs at any costume party. Pick your favorite brand and color then add some funny slogans to the front of the costume to top it all off!
2) A buff guy and his hunched over smaller trainer.
You will definitely be getting big laughs with this one. It is also a very simple costume that can be thrown together at the last minute!
3) A person in a full body cast with an IV stand.
This is another great costume that can be made at the last minute. All you have to do is throw a full body cast over your clothes and throw the IV stand in your hand!
You can get as creative as you want with these funny couple costumes. The sky’s the limit when it comes to parody costumes!
Best Couples Costumes For Halloween:
When it comes to couples halloween costumes there are endless options for you and your significant other to choose from. The internet is full of creative and fun ideas that you can use for this year’s halloween costume party. The options range from classic couples halloween costumes like ‘police officers’ and ‘pirates’ to slightly more risque selections like ‘Adam and Eve’! The selection really is up to you and your partner as there are so many different options to choose from.
What Makes Couples Halloween Costumes So Great?
When choosing a couple halloween costume there are several things that you want to keep in mind. First of all, you want to make sure that your costumes go together well and that they represent a couple or characters that people will know. If you are going to go with something basic like cops or cowboys then you are going to need to accessorize properly. Secondly, you want to make sure that your costumes fit the personalities of you and your partner. For example, if one of you is more serious than the other then you might not want to go with the ‘Adam and Eve’ costumes.
If you can successfully pull these things off then you are going to be very pleased with the results. Everyone will be coming up to you complimenting your costumes and asking you where the idea came from. This is your chance to brag a little bit and perhaps even share the website where you found the idea in the first place! Everyone loves a couple that goes all out for Halloween, so make sure that you put a lot of time and effort into your costumes this year.
Halloween Couples Costume Ideas:
1. ‘Tango’ & ‘Cash’ (Tango and Cash movie)
If you are a fan of action films from the 80’s then you are going to instantly recognize these characters. ‘Tango and Cash’ is a movie that is jam packed with action and one liners. This movie stars none other than the legendary Sylvester Stallone and Kurt Russell. Most people will instantly recognize these characters, so this is a great option for you and your significant other.
2. ‘Bee’ & ‘Flower’ (5000 bees and Counting)
This costume is absolutely hilarious. It requires that you wear 5000 live bees on your body and is not for the faint of heart. However, if you can’t find a significant other to go with you on halloween then by all means go with this costume. You will be the talk of the party and people will either love it or hate it. No matter what people think of your costume you are guaranteed to have a good time!
3. ‘Captain America’ & ‘Black Widow’ (Captain America)
If you and your partner are a little more on the conservative side then this is the couple’s costume for you. It also has the added bonus of being very easy to put together. All you need is a decent sized American flag T-shirt and a black shirt to wear over top. For accesories you will need a star spangled mask and a toy gun. If you add some hair dye and shave your head then you are going to be the spitting image of Captain America!
4. ‘Gandalf and Frodo’ (Lord of the Rings)
This is a great option for all you Lord of the Rings fans out there. All you need is a long gray robe and a oak walking stick. If you have a nice beard going then that will complete the look! As for your partner, all she needs is a brown or grey dress and a wig to match your hair color. Add some brown boots and gloves and you are all set!
5. ‘Elmer Fudd & Bugs Bunny’ (Looney Tunes)
This is an oldie but a goodie. All you need is a pair of overalls, a blue shirt, a straw hat, and a shotgun. As for your partner, she just needs to find a dress that is yellow and purple (or blue and purple if she prefers). Add some black eye shadow around the eyes, red lipstick, and of course some big yellow teeth and you are all set!
6. ‘Ken & Barbie’ (Barbie and Ken)
This costume is as simple as it gets so it is perfect for the man that doesn’t like to dress up. All you need is a pair of blue jeans or black pants and a white button down shirt. As for your partner she can wear anything from a dress to a tank top and jean short shorts, just make sure its a bright color. Add some fake earings and bracelets and you are good to go!
7. ‘Michael Myers & Laurie Strode’ (Halloween)
This is another great option for the guy that doesn’t like to dress up. All you need is a white button down shirt, a black tie, and a pair of black pants and shoes. As for your partner she can wear a bright colored top, a short skirt, some boots, and of course, the classic Jamie Lee Curtis trick or treat bag. Add some fake blood to your shirt and pants and you are all set!
8. ‘Joker & Harley Quinn’ (Batman)
This is another great couple’s costume for the guys that don’t like to dress up. All you need is a purple suit (or shirt and tie), a purple jacket, and of course a joker mask. As for your partner she can wear a bright colored shirt or blouse, a short skirt, fish net stockings, and of course, her classic harlequin jester pants and hat! Add a toy hammer and you are all set.
9. ‘Indiana Jones & Marion’ (Indiana Jones)
This is a great costume for the guy that is a little more adventurous when it comes to dressing up. All you need is a leather jacket, a brown or tan shirt (preferably with a tee-shirt underneath), a leather belt, a bull whip, and some hiking boots.
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