Our Style Director’s 10 Must-Rent Outfits for Halloween

October 16, 2020

Halloween 2020 may look a little different — candy chutes anyone? — but there are still plenty of reasons to celebrate in safe, fun and unexpected ways. So carve your pumpkins, go ham on your favorite candy and most importantly, get dressed up in a costume that shows you’re in the Spooky Season spirit — even from the comfort of your home. After all, we’re in the era of Zoom, so bring on the Virtual Best Dressed Costume Contest!

Looking for some Halloween costume ideas? Our resident Style Director, Blaire Walsh has a few outfit tricks up her witchy sleeves.

Idea #1 – Moira Rose

Calling all Schitt’s Creek fans! Now’s your chance to dress up as everyone’s favorite leading lady. Cue the luxurious lingo and melodrama!

Idea #2 – Lady Gaga in the “Stupid Love”

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If all you ever wanted was love and a lot of pink — this is the costume for Y-O-U.

Idea #3 – The Queen of Hearts

Looking for a costume with lots of extra accoutrements like roses painted red and flamingo croquet mallets? Then the Queen of Hearts is the way to go.

Idea #4 – Selena

Get your vocal cords ready! Dressing up as Selena means you get to serenade everyone all night long.

Idea #5 – RBG

Honor the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg by dressing up as her for Halloween, and then go out and vote on November 3rd.

Idea #6 – Emily in Paris

Bonjour! Je suis Emily et je voudrais un croissant! Translation: start practicing your French for this of-the-moment costume.

Idea #7 – Little Women

Just as Jo March said, “Christmas won’t be Christmas without any presents!” — Halloween just isn’t Halloween without a costume. Now the only question is: are you a Jo, Amy, Beth or Meg?

Idea #8 – Bianca Jagger

When it comes to Bianca Jagger, there’s no such thing as overdoing it. So turn on the disco, turn up the glamour and steal the night in a show-stopping look.

Idea #9 – Watchmen

Sister Night might be the coolest costume ever. Period. Plus, it goes great with an all black face mask.

Idea #10 – 80s Aerobic Instructor

Not ready to ditch the athleisure? Jazzercise it up with some bright hues and 80s synthesizer tunes.

Want even more Halloween costume inspo? Look no further.