Halloween Costumes

This Father And Son Just Won Halloween...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2014 | 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 30.10.2014 | 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 30.10.2014 | 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 29.10.2014 | 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 29.10.2014 | 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 27.10.2014 | 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 27.10.2014 | 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 29.09.2014 | 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 ...

WATCH: Terrifying Halloween Costume In 15 Seconds

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.11.2013 | UK Comedy

Look into my eyes... you are feeling very, very... OH MY GODDDDDD! Bravo, Brighton-based animator Cyriak Harris. (Via The Daily What) SEE AL...

PICS: Little Girl Dresses Up As All 11 Incarnations Of Doctor Who

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Comedy

A tip of the (large, brown) hat to Todd Kent and his daughter Katie, who live in Dallas, Texas, and who have continued their family Halloween costume ...

WATCH: Lego Man Halloween Costume

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.11.2013 | UK Comedy

He's had some stiff competition - but we think this lad wins the prize for Most Impressive Homemade Halloween Costume Of 2013. Bravo, Lego Boy! (Vi...

WATCH: Top 10 Halloween Pranks

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK

Want to put your friends and loved ones in hospital by making them go into cardiac arrest? Then here's the way to go about it. In honour of Hallowe...

Homemade Halloween Costumes To Get You In The Spirit

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Sure, you could buy some tacky £20 costume-in-a-box off the internet, but some Halloween enthusiasts would rather die than do so. For them, a Hal...

WATCH: Halloween Pranks Go Horrifically Wrong

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK

After a 16-year-old tragically died last month trying to pull a Halloween prank and accidentally hanging himself, we looked at other instances when jo...

LOOK: Tory Halloween Costumes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK Comedy

Still stuck for a Halloween costume idea? Why not try one from this party range... (Created for Huffington Post UK Comedy by David Schneider and ...

15 Brilliant Homemade Halloween Costumes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Forget witches and vampires - these days, any sort of costume is acceptable for a Halloween party. So whether you're seeking last-minute inspiration f...