Take a look at what you have in your closet for making an easy, cheap Halloween costume. Many times we have clothing and accessories at home that could be used to make great Halloween costumes. Try using a jean skirt and a jean jacket to make an 80’s look for Halloween. Or you could create a nurse Halloween costume if you work at a hospital and have scrubs in your closet. Try to be creative and use whatever you have to make something new for Halloween. Enlist the help of friends if you’re not sure what to create this Halloween.
Raid the closet of friends or family to find a cheap, yet fun Halloween costume. Many of your friends and family member have great clothing and accessories that could be put together to make a fun Halloween costume. Some people even keep and store old items in their attic that could be used for Halloween. Ask your friends and family if you can see what they have available and model some items for them so that can help you put together a great Halloween costume this year.
Check out Goodwill and other thrift stores for creating a cheap Halloween costume. The Goodwill has great and cheap items for sale that can be used for making Halloween costumes. Often times people get rid of clothing and accessories that are both new and old and can be used to create Halloween costumes such as a gypsy costume, and old man or lady costume, a person from the 70’s, a rocker, or a 50’s diner girl. Look around thrift stores and put something together for Halloween that you know you’d enjoy being this season.
Go to garage sales and see what clothing and accessories others have for making a great and cheap Halloween costume. Garage sales have lots of items for sale that could be used for a Halloween costumes and many garage sales go through the fall season. Look through the paper for garage sale ads. Many times people put what they are selling in the ads so that you can have an idea of what to make for Halloween. Go to as many garage sales as you can to find great items to create a fun Halloween costume.