13 last-minute Halloween costumes

We all know the feeling: Halloween is right around the corner, and you have yet to find your costume. Consequently, splurging on accessories such as hair dye and makeup can be costly. This October, we’re rolling out our picks for the best DIY costumes so that you can dress to impress — for less!  


  • Ty plushie 
  • Ghost 
  • Another animal, such as a bunny or bat 


  • Thing 1 and Thing 2 
  • Buy matching onesies 
  • Mario and Luigi 
  • Cowboy and cowgirl 
  • Matching foods such as mustard and ketchup, salt and pepper, etc. 


  • An animal such as a cat, bunny, or jellyfish 
  • A nerd 
  • A robber 
  • An angel or devil 
  • A farmer