5 last-minute Halloween costumes that come together in minutes

Updated: Oct 14

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It's that time of year again. The time of year where you're getting invited to costume parties left, right, and center and you've worn the same old witch or scarecrow costume for the last seven years in a row. I'm here to tell you that a funny, creative, witty, or scary costume is not off the table for you this year, and you won't even have to break the bank. Some of these ideas ask you to let your creative juices flow, but after all, the do-it-yourself costumes always win the costume contests.

I put together five quick and easy costume ideas that you can prepare the night before your next Halloween party, and I can guarantee you'll be the talk of the town.

Cereal Killer

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I'm a sucker for a good pun. You'll see that become a pattern on this list. But who doesn't love a good pun? And they make for cheeky (and hilarious) Halloween costumes.

For the serial killer costume you will need: