A quick resource of 41+ funny Halloween costume ideas for last minute emergencies.

Halloween is just a few days away, but there is no need to stress. RealSimple.com has everything you need to gather up last-minute easy DIY funny Halloween costume ideas, decorations, and party food just in time for the spooky holiday.

Funny Halloween Costume Ideas

10 Last-Minute Clever Costume Ideas

Never got around to buying that Morticia Addams ensemble? Harness the Halloween spirit with a kooky (but not creepy) look that you can pull together in a snap, snap: 10+ last minute funny Halloween costumes.

  • Throw Back Thursday
  • Rose by Another Name
  • Beat Around the Bushes
  • Catcher in the Rye
  • Bread Winner
  • Chip on Your Shoulder
  • Self-Absorbed
  • Copy Cat
  • Fork in the Road
  • Iron Chef
  • and more…

Easy DIY Costumes

Have some more time to play with but still want to save money? Use items you have around the house to make one of these costumes, and your child will be the shining star of the Halloween parade:  16+ DIY Halloween costumes.

  • Spelling Bee
  • Rocket Man
  • Hula Girl
  • Super Hero
  • Detective
  • Movie Director
  • Little Miss Sunshine
  • Safari Guide
  • Raining Cats and Dogs
  • Scuba Diver
  • and more…

Let Makeup Make Your Costume

No costume? No problem! Try a budget-friendly and fun alternative for your October 31st look:  7 creative Halloween faces.

8 Easy Halloween Hairstyles

Draw inspiration from these easy-to-do ‘dos!  Start your Halloween costume with one of these 8 Halloween hairstyles.

What’s your Halloween style?

Keeping it real simple, look in the closets and drawers in your home…and your friends, if you need to (and allowed to). Think…what can you do as a play on words to literally put together unique funny Halloween costume ideas?

There is always makeup that can add funny to scary, creepy, and weird to not-so funny Halloween costume ideas.

Think outside the box, or put yourself inside a box – cereal, toy, jewelry, shoe, UPS. Do some brianstorming and turn them into funny Halloween costume ideas.