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Angela Poch
Angela Poch

Angela Poch is an Inbound Marketing Specialist and Resident Crazy Cat Lady at HalloweenCostumes.com, where she is an assistant editor and covers tutorials, crafting and pop culture. Angela has created costumes and props for Halloween events, conventions and Renaissance festivals.

Some of her favorite costumes include 90s Rogue, a custom Jedi, warrior elf, and some nameless Renaissance pirate. (She’s still figuring out how to make a Jedi light-chakram.) You can find her on Twitter @AngelaPoch1 or her cats on Instagram @stardustnebulanova.

Video Game Costumes to Level Up Your Look [Costume Guide]

by |May 14, 2021

Video Game Character Costumes

It's dangerous to go alone, take this! These video game costumes are just what you need on your quest for the perfect video game cosplay or Halloween costume. We have taken a selection of iconic video game characters and compiled a handy list of costumes and accessories to help give you some great video game costume ideas! We didn't want to throw too many at you, so we left off most of the sports video games and TV and movie-based video games to cover them in our other blog categories. Do you have a favorite video game? Is your favorite video game character on this list? (Is the cake really a lie?) Check out this list and you can see how your classic video game costume ideas compare with ours! You might even find a new video game costume idea just waiting for your next life. 

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Disney Costumes That'll Make Your Dreams Come True [Costume Guide]

by |May 7, 2021

Disney Costumes That'll Make Your Dreams Come True

Choosing costumes for Halloween can sometimes be a little tricky. Do you want to be pretty or cool? What about a recognizable character costume or something with a touch of nostalgia? Well, perhaps Disney costumes are just right for you! From the animated classics to Pixar's famed 3D animation, there are so many Disney movies that there's something for everyone. It doesn't matter if you're looking for costumes for Halloween, outfits for conventions, or even a dress-up costume for your child to use at home. You'll have so much fun with these Disney costumes that you might just want to wear them again and again!

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The Weeknd Halloween Costume DIY

by |March 12, 2021

The Weeknd Halloween Costume DIY

You know that people go crazy for a sharp-dressed man. Our man James Bond has been rocking suits for decades, but even he can't top the red suit outfit of The Weeknd. This particular character—sometimes referred to as "After Hours" in reference to the album that he originated in—has appeared at the 2020 AMAs, Super Bowl LV, and other events. If you're looking to snag his style for Halloween, we'll show you how to assemble your own DIY The Weeknd costume with a few variations!

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Dr. Seuss Costumes for Reading Events and Holidays [Costume Guide]

by |February 19, 2021

Dr. Seuss Costumes for Reading Events and Holidays

Dr. Seuss costumes are the very bestest of costumes! They're perfect for Halloween parties, rhyming parties, and party parties! But what's that? You're in need of fun storybook character costumes to celebrate Hats Off to Reading, Read Across America, or World Book Day? Then check out these great Dr. Seuss costume ideas. And of course, we wrote them in the musical, Seussical style that everyone loves! So without further ado, we are happy to present our most Seussical costumes.

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Purim Costume Ideas for Adults and Kids

by |February 12, 2021

Purim Costume Ideas for Adults and Kids

Get ready to bake some hamantaschen and make some noise. It's time for Purim! There are many great customs during the holiday of Purim, including wearing costumes. Whether you're a stickler for traditional Purim costumes or you like to let your kids pick theirs out, we have Purim costume ideas fit for the entire family.

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The Best Mardi Gras Costumes & Carnival Costumes for Your Celebration [Costume Guide]

by |February 7, 2021

The Best Mardi Gras and Carnival Costumes for Your Celebration

Celebrations where people prepare all year long are few and far between. Most people wait to shop for Christmas until Black Friday or Cyber Monday. Americans flock to see the fireworks on the 4th of July and maybe throw a barbeque or two. Many people also wait for the month before Halloween to start getting their Halloween costumes. But Carnival is a big deal, and many people work on building floats, making costumes and practicing their dances and parade marches in the off-season. Carnival and Mardi Gras celebrations are simply spectacular, and with that amount of preparation, it's no wonder why! People flock to watch these festivities from around the world, too. If you're in the market for a Carnival or Mardi Gras outfit to wear to one of these events or a similarly-themed party, check out these costume ideas for different Carnival celebrations around the world!

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