10 Best Halloween Costumes of 2016

10 Best Halloween Costumes of 2016

Halloween is creeping closer, which means it’s time to start planning this year’s costume!

We’ve scoured our huge range of Halloween fancy dress to bring you a round-up of the best Halloween costumes of 2016. Read on to make sure you stand out from the crowd with a completely unique costume!

Headless horseman

New for 2016 is the Headless Horseman! Bloody, gruesome and guaranteed to give the chills to everyone you meet, this is definitely one of this year’s favourites!

Headless Horseman Costume

Harlequin Honey

Let’s start with a firm favourite – Harlequin Honey! This cute topsy-turvy outfit is guaranteed to make you stand out from the crowd, and you can take this costume to the next level with matching face paint. Watch our scary clown face paint tutorial to find out what to do!

Harlequin Honey Costume

Witch Doctor

Want a unique Halloween costume this year? How about dressing up as a creepy witch doctor? Complete this bone-chilling look with black and white face paint to make yourself look gaunt. Then re-use the face paint to paint teeth on your lips!

Men's Witch Doctor Costume

Witch Doctoress

Or why not turn you and your partner into a spooky couple with a witch doctor couple’s costume? Break the rules and cast crazy spells with our witch doctor and witch doctoress costumes.

Witch Doctoress Costume

Guts illusion t-shirt

Looking for an easy costume that doesn’t require much effort? Grab this photo-realistic guts illusion t-shirt for an easy costume full of blood, guts and gore. Make it extra gruesome with loads of fake blood on your face and arms to make it look like you’ve spilt your guts!

Photorealistic T-Shirt

Phantom of Darkness

Next up is Phantom of Darkness – an easy costume that’s guaranteed to scare! Pick this costume up in a kit complete with gloves and a plastic scythe.

Grim Reaper Costume

Freak Show Clown

There’s utterly terrifying… and then there’s this freak show clown costume. One of the scariest Halloween costumes of 2016, complete this creepy costume with a wig, a black nose and black and white face paint.

Scary Clown Costume

Graveyard bride

Next up is graveyard bride! One of the best Halloween costumes for people who want to look good and spooky, complete this haunting costume with grey face paint and silver hair spray for a freshly risen from the dead look!

Women's Zombie Costume

True Vampire

It wouldn’t be Halloween without a vampire or two – and True Vampire is definitely one of the best Halloween costumes of 2016! Complete with a vampire cape, all you need is a set of fangs and some fake blood trickling down the side of your mouth to finish off this chilling look.

Men's Vampire Costume

Zombie convict

Zombies are always on our list of best Halloween costumes – and this year’s chosen zombie ‘profession’ is convicts!

An easy costume that doesn’t need a lot of time for getting ready, make your zombie convict costume extra gruesome with fake blood and special effects wounds.

Zombie Prisoner Costume

Day of the Dead señorita

Last but not least in our round-up of the best Halloween costumes of 2016 is Day of the Dead señorita! Day of the Dead is without doubt the most stylish Halloween costume theme around, and we can’t get enough of it! Make this stunning costume extra impressive with our easy Day of the Dead face paint tutorial.

Women's Day of the Dead Costume

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