Halloween Costumes

NYC Pizza Rat Is Now A Sexy Halloween Costume

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 06.10.2015 | UK Comedy

Halloween costumes are like Michael Bolton albums, even if the word "sexy" is attached, it always ends up being very sad when you put one on. The NYC...

You Can Now Buy A 'Sexy Donald Trump' Halloween Costume

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Comedy

Brace yourselves. There is now a "Sexy Donald Trump" Halloween costume you can actually buy. For a measly $69.95 plus shipping, you'll get a sleeve...

You Can Dress Up As Cecil The Lion's Killer For Halloween - And It's For A Good Cause

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK

The latest shock-stunt by a Halloween costume company sees Cecil the Zimbabwean Lion made part of a 'killer' costume, which mixes dentistry and animal...

Hanibal Costume Suggested People With Schizophrenia Are Murderers

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK

A website selling a Halloween outfit called 'adult skitzo costume' has been rapped by the advertising watchdog for implying that people with mental il...

Dad Makes Sick Baby Son An 'Iron Man' Costume

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 10.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A doting father has made a teeny 'Iron Man' costume for his premature baby son to "help him feel brave". Collier Hart is just four months old, but ...

Jessica Elgot

The Sun Offered Students Thousands For Alan Henning Halloween Costume Photos

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 03.11.2014 | UK

Student journalists have expressed disgust at the offer of thousands of pounds from the Sun newspaper, in exchange for pictures of students dressed in...

22 Pets Who Are Completely Unconvinced By Their Halloween Costumes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Humans, you've got to stop doing this. Sincerely, All Animals. (Images: Two Little Fleas) SEE ALSO: 21 Dogs And Cats Rocking The Hallowee...

Halloween Was Better in the (Not So) Old Days

Ben Clarke | Posted 29.12.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Ben Clarke

Though I'm running the risk of sounding like a person a lot older and more disillusioned with the state of this new-fangled world than myself, I will say it, HALLOWEEN IS NOT AS SCARY AS IT WAS BACK IN THE DAY! And by 'back in the day', I mean the day of the S Club 7 and constant Kenan and Kel re-runs...so around 10 years ago. You know what I mean though.

Stop Everything. This Father And Son Just Won Halloween.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.10.2015 | UK Comedy

Ryan Bowen - and your six-month-old son Geraint - we applaud you. For your Halloween costume is really quite something. Specifically: it's the S...

Professor Green, In the Study, With the Silver Bullets

Jamie Stangroom | Posted 30.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Jamie Stangroom

The popular rapper Professor Green recently confessed to me that he thinks he might be a WEREWOLF!!... But first, with All Hallow's Eve this week, I thought there'd be no better time to sit down and think about my favourite monster.

In Defence of Sexy Costumes

Georgina Wootton | Posted 30.12.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Georgina Wootton

It is not an issue of women who go out wearing negligées, it is an issue of misogyny and men who have no idea how to treat women... If you want to dress up as a sexy nurse, or a sexy doughnut, or a sexy caterpillar, or just a regular unsexy caterpillar, I don't see a problem. Go forth and enjoy your night.

Halloween: Don't Underestimate the Empowerment of the Force

Simon Ragoonanan | Posted 28.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Simon Ragoonanan

The question I should have asked my daughter was "What fancy dress would you like to wear?". What I actually asked was "Would you like to wear your Darth Vader costume?". Halloween week at pre-school was an opportunity to enlighten her peers that I couldn't let slip by.

Amputee Josh Sundquist's Halloween Costume Is Truly Inspired...

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Josh Sundquist's legendary Halloween costumes are both inspired and inspiring. Sunduiqst - who is an American Paralympian, a motivational speaker a...

These Pugs In Costumes Just Made Halloween A Whole Lot Cuter

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Because, as everyone knows, there's only one thing cuter than a pug. And that's a pug wearing a costume. Aww! SEE ALSO: 21 Dogs And Cats Roc...

Which Celebs Have Had The Best Halloween Costumes?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 03.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

The time of year for carving pumpkins, keeping a bag of sweets by the front door and the pound shop selling out of fake blood has finally arrived. Tha...

British Halloween Needs More American Influence

Judd Birdsall | Posted 27.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Judd Birdsall

As parents of young children, we find British Halloween a harrowing experience. We miss the way the evening is celebrated back home across the pond. Halloween in America is tacky and commercialised but at least it's generally frowned upon to dress youngsters in gory, menacing costumes.

Tricks, Treats and Mean Time

Caragh Little | Posted 25.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Caragh Little

It's Halloween again. Whether it's fancy dress parties or trick-or-treating at neighbourhood front doors, it's a bit like the simple escapism of the nostalgic world of 1970s children's TV character, Mr Benn: step into the fitting room, try on a costume, and walk away, through the curtains on the other side, into a whole new world where adventures happen.

Woman Dresses Up As Scary Girl From 'The Ring' And Terrifies Passers-By In Philadelphia

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.10.2014 | UK Comedy

The streets of Philadelphia can be an unforgiving place, as any Bruce Springsteen fan knows. But they just got a lot more unforgiving - thanks to J...

'Sims' Fan Creates Nerdiest Halloween Costume Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.10.2014 | UK Tech

'Sims' Halloween costumes? Been done. 'Sims' getting-out-of-the-shower pixellated nude Halloween costumes? Thanks, Imgur. ...

And This Year's Must-Have Halloween Costumes Are...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Yes, it's HuffPost UK Comedy's essential political Halloween costumes for 2014 - courtesy of David Schneider, David Beresford and Handface... S...

These Pets Are Rocking Their Halloween Outfits

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Dogs dressed as pirates, E.T. and Princess Leia? Check. Cats wearing witches' hats, bonnets and shark outfits? You betcha. Yes, it's Tastefully ...

This Glow-In-The-Dark Baby Has This Year's Best Halloween Costume

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Last year, Royce Hutain made a Halloween costume for his toddler that made her look like a glow-in-the-dark stick man. It was understandably something...

9 Totally Inappropriate Halloween Costumes You Don't Want To Be Caught Dead In

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK

Here comes Halloween – and along with the usual array of clever, nay ingenious get ups – comes a smorgasbord of bad taste crap. Ebola hazmat s...

T-Shirt Troubles

Ciara Cohen-Ennis | Posted 28.11.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Ciara Cohen-Ennis

Urban Outfitters have been getting a lot of bad press for their extremely insensitive and offensive clothing. One of the items of clothing that was in particularly poor taste was a t-shirt glorifying depression

Boston Bombing Halloween Costume Results In Internet Fury

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

A woman who dressed as a victim of the Boston Marathon bombing has become the target of a vast - though unsurprising - online backlash. Identified ...