Clever Couples Costume Ideas

Clever couples Costume Ideas

 

Putting together a perfect couples costume that blows people away can be difficult, but it is certainly a worthy quest! You’re the creative type, so you're no longer impressesd by the video game couples, the movie star couples, even the famous couples from history. You’re looking to do something a little different. You want a couples costume that makes people think a bit. A couples costume gives you the opportunity to show off your wit, your hobbies, your romance - sometimes all of the above.

We got you! By themselves these costumes are great, but when you pair them together, they become something magical! Any of the combinations below will make for great stories and will surely get you some chuckles. So sit back, relax, and let us inspire you with these clever couples costume ideas.

 

 

Hot Dog

Hot Dog Couple Costume

Sunny Days Costume - Shop        Sexy Dalmatian Costume - Shop

 

Reminisce about the dog days of summer with this costume. Who needs a bun when you’re looking this cute in your dog costume? Add a little bit of sun and you’ve got yourself a Hot Dog couples costume. For any potential haters just remember these words, “I don’t want none, unless you got buns hun.”

 

 

Captain Coke

Captain Coke Couple Costume

Sexy Captain Morgan Costume - Shop        Coca-Cola Can Costume - Shop

 

A couple of common costumes that form a very clever, and very tasty, couples idea. This costume combo is perfect for the rum-lovers who enjoy sipping on Captain Morgan and a little Coca-Cola. This couples costume will have you standing on one leg all night.

 

 

Sharknado

Sharknado Couples Costume

Adult Tornado Costume - Shop        Cozy Shark Costume - Shop

 

2015 saw the release of the 3rd installment of the Sharknado film series, “Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No.” The perfect couples costume for doing the Twist on the dance floor. The Sharknado combination is sure to get some laughs.

 

 

Peanut Butter & Jelly 

Peanut Butter jelly Couples Costume

Peanut Butter and Jelly Costume - Shop

 

You may say this isn’t clever, but other than Halloween, what opportunity will you and your partner get to express your love for each other AND this greatest of sandwiches? Add in a dancing banana and you’ve got yourself the opportunity to sing “Peanut Butter Jelly Time” all night long.

 

 

Birds and the Bees

Birds and the Bees Couple Costume

Wood Woodpecker Costume - Shop        Adult Honey Bee Costume - Shop

 

Did you have the talk yet? You know, THAT talk? Ok good, then this costume will be a LOT funnier. Don’t wear this to the kid’s party, though, unless you want to be the ones explaining "the birds and the bees" to young ones. Woody Woodpecker is just one bird option, but a great way to add some flare to this costume

 

 

Cowboys and Indians

Coyboy and Indian Couple Costume

Adult Happy Cow Costume - Shop        Exotic Goddess Costume - Shop

 

How’s this for word play? Not the stereotypical "cow herder and Native American" bologna, get your word play on by having your guy dress as a cow while you dress as a Bollywood superstar! Who’s up for some wrangling?

 

 

Candy Corn

Candy Corn Couples Costume

Jolly Rancher Green Costume Dress - Shop        Adult Corn Stalker Costume - Shop

 

Candy corn is one of the most polarizing sweets associated with the Halloween season. Fans love it and look forward to consuming it by the ton, while people who dislike it seem to hate it with the fiery passion of 1000 suns. Should you choose to dress as “Candy Corn” we can promise you’ll hear the phrases, “I hate Candy Corn,” and “I Love Candy Corn,” at least once.

 

 

Cookie Dough

Cookie Dough Couple Costume

Adult Cookie Costume - Shop        100 Dollar Bill Costume - Shop

 

What’s the only thing that’s better than cold, hard cash? Cash and cookies, duh! Get together with your partner and dress like some literal cold cash. Add in ice cream accessories to be one of the most popular Halloween treats!

 

 

Monster under the Bed

Monster Under the Bed

Polka Dotty Monster Costume - Shop        Bed Costume - Shop

 

All kinds of things may go ‘bump’ in the night when you and your partner don this hilarious take on the Monster under the Bed. While you will be bumping on the dance floor, your partner, in this funny costume, can be scaring up a good time!

 

 

Cat Burglar

Cat Burglar Couple Costume

Wonderland Cat Costume - Shop        Men's Burglar Costume - Shop

 

Are you light on your feet, with sticky fingers, and an affinity for stripes? If you answered yes then we’ve found you the perfect combo costume. Show your stripes as the perfect (purr-fect?) feline felon when you and your partner go as the combo, "cat burglar."

 

 

Salt and Pepper

Salt and Pepper Couple Costume

Adult Salt Costume - Shop      Adult Chili Pepper Costume - Shop

 

Spice up your next Halloween party as a refreshing take on this classic couples costume. Instead of the black granules that get everyone all sneezy, instead don your best red hot chili pepper (see what we did there?) and shake it like a salt shaker.

 

 

Snow Cone

Snow Cone Couple Costume

Frozen Treat Cutie Costume - Shop        Sexy Snowman Costume - Shop

 

The perfect couples costume for a couple of girlfriends who are just looking to chill. The sexy snow woman is the perfect complement to the sweet ice cream cone dress. Get yourself some brightly colored drinks and you can even be a flavored snow cone!

 

 

Fish Taco

Fish Taco Couples Costume

Taco Dress - Shop      Clownfish Costume - Shop

 

Though many may cringe at the prospect of consuming a fish that looks like the hero from “Finding Nemo” that’s not the point here. Dress yourselves up as a delectable taco and a fish to emulate that ever-popular dish from the west coast, Fish Tacos!

 

 

Bread Winners

Bread Winners Couples Costume

Adult Ham and Swiss Costume - Shop        Award Winner Necklace - Shop

 

You’re the couple that brings home the bacon, bread, and cheese. The ham and cheese of this sandwich costume might throw people off, but just tell them you’re winning so much bread they’re letting you bring home the bacon too. You’re the Breadwinners, providing for your house and making a mean costume out of it.

 

 

Banana Split

banana split couples costume

Women's 80s Workout Costume - Shop        Adult Banana Costume - Shop

 

If bright colors, dancing, and a high level of potassium are what you and your partner enjoy, then this banana and gymnast coming together to form a Banana Split should be on your Halloween costume menu. You would be best served by this costume if one of both of you have the ability to do the splits, otherwise it might be a bit of a stretch (tehehe).

 

What a whirlwind of a list! Are you feeling inspired? Did you find the couples costume combo that is going to win you “Best Couple” at the next Halloween party? (If you're HOSTING the next Halloween party and need to print out the awards, then here you go!) If we haven’t found you the perfectly clever couples Halloween costume yet, we have a Couples Costume Selector Tool that you can use to mix and match to find the perfect combo!

David Rosencrance David “Rosey” Rosencrance is an Inbound Marketing Specialist for Halloweencostumes.com. Rosey is a lover of food, friends, whiskey, and words. As a student of the written word, Rosey prides himself on his ability to create run-on-sentences, to make up words, and to convince others that these pseudo-words were real the whole time. When he’s not either writing or cruising Reddit, you’ll probably find him in front of his computer adventuring in Azeroth with his lovely wife, or in the kitchen experimenting like some sort of mad scientist.

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