Coming up with a Halloween costume that hasn't been done a million times and that you're excited to put together is a bit of a tall order, but it can be done. So how does one find the perfect Halloween costume—you know, the one that's equal parts unique, alluring, and impressive?
The answer is simple: by turning to our seasoned panel of experts in everything cool, otherwise known as the It girls of the fashion world. To give you a jump start, we did some celebrity research, and we're sharing an assortment of creative ideas from Alexa Chung, Adwoa Aboah, Kate Moss, and more. Below, you'll find everything from fashionable spins on classic costumes to inspired takes on movie characters.
Get a head start on your Halloween costume by bookmarking these supremely stylish ideas. Plus, shop the essentials you need to re-create each creative look. Check out our 15 fashionable Halloween costumes below.
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The costume: Alexandra Medford from The Witches of Eastwick
The essentials: silk robe, slip dress, black calf boots
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The costume: troll
The essentials: green wig, statement coat, blue heels, blue face makeup
The costumes: race car driver
The essentials: checkered driver suit, sunglasses, sandals
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The costume: Minnie Mouse
The essentials: red bodysuit, white tutu, Minnie Mouse ears, yellow shoes, mascara
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The costume: modern vampire
The essentials: red robe, pajamas, vampire teeth, sunglasses, slippers
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The costume: Vivian Ward from Pretty Woman
The essentials: black over-the-knee boots, blonde wig, cutout dress, hoop earrings, red lipstick
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The costume: fembot
The essentials: feather dress, feather heels, gloves, nude lip, blonde wig