Halloween costumer ideas for men and women 2021
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If you’re after a killer costume for this October 31 then we have you sorted.
Below you’ll find a variety of some of the best men’s and women’s costumes on offer - whether you want to imitate some of the best-known villains from books and the small and big screen or create your own terrifying persona.
There’s something to suit every budget and body type too.
To get the children looking their beastly best for the occasion too, check out our guide to the best children’s Halloween costumes.
To make sure your home is ready to haunt your guests too, make sure you take a look at our round-up of the best indoor and outdoor Halloween decorations.
Plus Size Women's Little Mermaid Prestige Ursula Costume
If you’re looking to become the most powerful being in all of the ocean, you need look no further than Ursula.
This is an exclusive officially licensed Little Mermaid product.
The costume includes a long-sleeved, mesh shirt that gives you a lovely lavender look. The dress features a shiny sequin top with a black skirt that hugs your hips and turns into lace down your legs.
Bring the wonder of the waves when you inflate the wrap-around skirt to gain the writhing tentacles of your favourite witch.
Priced between £150.99 and £168.99, depending on the size.
Also available in non plus size (https://www.halloweencostumes.co.uk/little-mermaid-womens-ursula-prestige-costume.html), with prices starting at £115.99.
Adult Cruella De Vil Costume
If truly scaring people is your goal, this Cruella de Vil costume for you.
It features a slick black dress that’ll suit an evil fashionista quite perfectly. You’ll also get long red gloves, a white faux fur stole, and a wig with that black and white hair that we all know and love.
Ghostbusters Men's Deluxe Costume
Who doesn’t fancy themselves as a Ghostbuster? Halloween is the perfect excuse to become one.
This jumpsuit zips up the front and it has both faux and real pockets scattered throughout.
It has nametags with the name Venkman, Spengler, Stantz, and Zeddermore so that you can choose your character directly from the original film.
Top it off with the colorful proton pack and you’ll be ready to take on any spirit that comes your way.
Priced between £48.99 and £62.99, depending on the size.
Men's Killer in the Cornfield Costume
Halloween costumes don’t have to imitate a particular character from a TV show, film or book to be a success.
You’ll definitely give people a fright with this outfit, and better yet you can create your own story to go along with it.
This creepy costume features the shirt, collar, belt, part of wrist cuffs, hat and mask.
Priced between £39.99 and £48.99, depending on the size.
Adult Plus Size Plague Doctor Costume
This plus size plague doctor costume comes with everything you need to look like a doctor of the Dark Ages.
It comes with a black robe and a matching black smock collar. The belt has various pouches on it and a fastener in the back. The hood covers the head and the mask fits over the hood.
The mask fits with an elastic band and is made out of molded vinyl and is designed to give you the long beak the plague doctor was known for. The eyes have mesh openings too so you will have good vision.
The black hat has a wire brim and fits on your head above the mask. Just put the included gloves on and you’ll look ready to tend to the sick - or give people the fright of their lives.
Priced between £62.99 and £79.99, depending on the size.
Sally Prestige Adult
Rag doll Sally is one of the most lovable characters in Tim Burton’s classic Halloween film ‘A Nightmare Before Christmas’ and so dressing as her for the scariest night of the year seems fitting.
Her classic patchwork is replicated in a dress that has a satiny texture with cut out shoulders and a chic, asymmetrical hem.
You’ll be able to fully transform when you put on the stitched up leggings and long fingerless gloves. Slip on a Sally wig (included) and paint your face and you’ll be ready to take your place in Halloween Town.
Priced between £88.99 and £101.99, depending on the size.
Tesco Frankenstrin Mask Adult
This adults Frankenstein mask great for trick or treating or fancy dress.
Masks are a great way of quickly making a costume for yourself if you’re short on time. Pair this with a green t-shirt and a pair of trousers and you’re good to go.
Devil Dress Up Kit
This red felt devil dress-up kit includes devil ears, trident fork and tail.
Simply pair with your favourite red dress or a red top to instantly - and cheaply - transform yourself in to a mischievous devil.
Bright red lips and nail varnish would also finish the look.
RUBIE'S DC Comics Batman Costume & Mask
Become your favourite iconic superhero in this funky Batman costume.
Based on the traditional suit design with the grey bodysuit and black details, you’ll be zipping to the rescue with your black masked disguise and cape whooshing behind you.
Available in sizes S to XL.
Halloween Marvel Venom Costume
Indulge the big kid in you this halloween with his menacingly creepy costume from Marvel Spider-Man.
The deathly t-shirt features a villainous Venom graphic, and a murderous mask gives the full on effect.
Available in sizes XS to XL.
RUBIE'S Wonder Woman Red Costume Set
Fly in and rescue the party in this fabulous Wonder Woman costume. Use your super senses to take over the dance floor and get your groove on all night long.
The outfit includes a red and blue strapless dress with the Wonder Woman logo, a red metallic cape, gold belt, red and white boot tops, silver gauntlets and of course the iconic gold tiara.
Available in sizes 8 to 14.
Halloween Witch Black Costume
Be the most glam witch of them all with the super cute and stylish Halloween costume.
Designed in a long jagged hem style, the dress has tulle overlay with a spooky sparkly cobweb design, long sheer sleeves, and a sweetheart neckline with a sequin panel.
Layer over sparkly tights for cooler nights this Halloween, and you are ready to trick or treat in style.
Available in sizes 8 to 22.
Smiffys Adult Women's Ghost Ship Princess Costume, Dress and Hat
Perfect for Halloween, this costume is easy to wear thanks to the lightweight stretch material it is made from.
The costume might have been designed to look scary, but it is cut to a flattering fit and the lace adds Gothic chic.
The pack includes the dress and hat. Finish your look with some face paint, or just some heavy eye make-up.
Available in sizes 8 to 22, and priced between £25.49 and £33.99 depending on the size.
Rubie's Official DC Joker Costume,
The Joker is one of the best known supervillains and, of course, the archenemy of Batman so if you want to spend Halloween dressed as one of the evilest characters out there then this outfit is a strong choice.
The pack comes with the suit and the mask so you have everything you need to quickly transform yourself in to one creepy character and get on with enjoying the Halloween celebrations.
LVCBL Halloween Carnival Party Dress
This velvet-feel soft figure hugging black dress is great because you could easily make it the basis of so many character outfits, depending on how you style it.
For example, you could transform yourself in to Morticia Addams, a vampire, a witch, a haunted bride . . . the possibilities are endless and the only limit is your imagination.
This also means that it’s easy to use year after year, but if you pair with different accessories then nobody will know.
Available in sizes S to XL.
Mens Phantom Of Darkness Costume
This is a lightweight and breathable costume which is perfect for those who either want a classic scary look, or don’t have much time to get ready for the Halloween party.
The hooded robe has a detachable face veil so you don’t have to feel the need to conceal your face all night long, unless you really want to stay in character.
The pack also comes with the scythe so you have everything you need to have a really good fright night.