25/10/2012 11:15 BST | Updated 31/10/2012 12:56 GMT

Halloween Costume Drama: 39 Accessory Cheats For Last-Minute Outfits (PICTURES)

If you're stuck for ideas for a costume this Halloween, don't resort to shaking talcum powder through your hair, before drastically hacking at your white bed linen.

Gothic accessories are gorgeous, cute and definitely as good as a 'proper costume'. So dig out that little black dress and go shopping for some seriously vampish wardrobe additions.

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Last-Minute Halloween Costume Aids

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Last-Minute Halloween Costume Aids