Selecting a good Halloween costume is a true skill. It requires the right amount of planning and a ton of imagination. But if you don't have a lot of time, and you're shopping for a last-minute look, our curated list of the best Halloween costumes for women are sure to make you stand out from the crowd. We've got everything you're looking for: sexy getups, designs that reference pop culture or something a little more scary.
The mark of a true great Halloween costume for women is confidence and courage, and the leading ladies of your favorite Disney films, Marvel movies and television shows are not short on either. Whether you show up as a devious villain, fearless superhero or someone who falls in between, your boldness will be unmistakable if you decide to dress up as one of these strong female characters. You could even deliver on twice the girl power by selecting a look to compliment your best friend's. Some of these women also fulfill the better half of some dynamic couples costumes.
Once your costume is picked, be sure to check out the best Halloween movies of all time, Halloween cupcakes that are too good not to make and Halloween games for adults to make your party the best one yet.
If you have a business suit in your closet, you're already halfway to becoming Jennifer Walters. All you need is some green makeup and a green wig and you're golden (or... green, as the case may be).
Dressing up as the giant creepy doll, Young-hee, from Squid Games is an easy DIY option — all you need is an orange dress, yellow short and white knee socks. Convince your kids to dress up alongside you.
It's no doubt that Wanda Maximoff is a force in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. And you'll feel like you just stepped out of WandaVision in this costume.