Skeleton Costume Ideas
Traditional spooky costumes never go out of style and there’s nothing spookier than a skeleton! Every year all kinds of people choose to celebrate Halloween disguised as a creepy sack of bones. If you want to don the classic look but also want something new and fresh, then check out our skeleton costume ideas. All of our skeleton costumes are unique, eye-catching, and meticulously crafted. We have a wide selection so you can find the perfect skeleton outfits for yourself, your significant other, and your children. You can take your whole family of skeletons out to an abandoned farmhouse for a photoshoot, then upload the pics to social media can admire the spooky scene you created. We also sell Day of the Dead costumes if you’d prefer a cultural skeleton outfit. Peruse these skeleton costume ideas until you find the one that tickles your funny bone!
Love Your Look: Skeletons
This slinky skeleton dress is a great option for women who value comfort. The maxi pull over dress is stretchy so it flatters all shapes and sizes. The garment features trendy shoulder cutouts and sleek long black sleeves so it’s the perfect ensemble for fashionistas who appreciate macabre-inspired style. To mimic this photo, go out to an open meadow and strike a creepy pose. To step your costume game up, add a skeleton hand bracelet and skeleton costume makeup to achieve the complete head-to-toe look.
Skeleton Boys Costume
Little boys are naturals when it comes to embodying the essence of a skeleton. Just dress your little guy in our skeleton boys costume and he’ll instinctively know how to act scary. Make sure you have the camera ready so you can capture his innate spookiness! This complete costume comes with the jumpsuit, mask, gloves, and shoe covers. Gift him with a sickle accessory and watch while he conjures up ways to scare every member of the family.
Skeleton Girls Costume
Girls who are looking forward to being shrouded in mystery will love wearing this skeleton girl’s costume. The mesh cape features an attached hood which cloaks her in a mystifying darkness. The bone printed glovelettes and tights provide essential skeleton-themed details and a jagged dress adds a stylish flare all girls will appreciate. Make sure to snap a picture of her with her hood up and her hood down.
Adult Skeleton Costume
Dads who also want to get in on the spooky fun will have the best time in this adult skeleton costume. Created by our very own talented designers, this costume comes with everything dad needs in order to make the creepy transformation. The jumpsuit, mask, gloves, and shoe covers are all of the included components needed to form this bony disguise. Men will love appearing eerie from their craniums down to their metatarsals.
Skeleton Costumes for Adults
Now that you’re inspired for your skeleton themed family photoshoot, browse our vast costume selection until you find one that’s a perfect fit for your style. We’ve assembled some of our most popular skeleton costumes for adults in hopes of relieving some of the stress that can be caused by shopping for the perfect skeleton outfit. Our choices will flatter all shapes and sizes while our trendy designs will seal your status as the best dressed sack of bones at the shindig. Take a look at the best bones costumes we’ve put together and pick out the best one for you and your date!
Women’s Skeleton Costume
This skeleton isn’t lingering around any graveyards or cemeteries anymore! She’s expanding her horizons and has decided to change her scenery. Now, she only hangs out at fancy balls and spooky masquerades because she’s certainly dressed properly for extravagant events! This women’s skeleton costume is elegant, fancy, and most importantly, speckled in glitter. The sparkly bone details are attached to the sleeves and bodice of the dress, creating a 3D effect. The black tulle skirt is also speckled with glitter, too, so you’ll be a shimmering sight of bones! This costume also comes with tights and a matching pair of gloves. Accessorize the decorative ensemble with skeleton high heels and your stylish costume is complete.
Skeleton Bride Costume
How do you achieve a look that is both elegant and eerie? Just wear this skeleton bride costume to land the title of “most sophisticated specter” on the scene. This stretchy tank top dress showcases a tiny red heart beneath a bony ribcage, while black layers of tulle cover a red satin skirt. Place a fancy skeleton top hat on your head and hold a bouquet of black roses to really achieve the essence of a haunting bride. When all of your accessories are in place, start walking down the macabre aisle. Once he catches sight of your spine-chilling beauty, your groom would drop dead if he wasn’t already lifeless!
Is being a scary skeleton just not enough for you? This Halloween do you want to morph into a horrific illusion? If so, this skeleton bodysuit is the get-up for you. No need to purchase extra accessories or props, this head-to-toe suit is everything you need to complete your skeletal transformation. Your whole body will be enclosed in the graphic print morphsuit, which depicts a conglomeration of twisted bones. No one will be able to recognize you but you’ll be able to see them! It’s the best costume to wear if you want to frighten unsuspecting friends.
There’s no better way to be a dapper bone daddy than by wearing this skeleton suit. You’ll appear dashing (and also deceased) once you’re decked out in the jacket, pants, shirt front, necktie, and gloves. The poplin-style jacket features a printed rib cage and arm bones, while the coordinating stretchy pants display pelvic and leg bones. Once you’ve put on the matching shirtfront and gloves, you’ll give off a skeletal aristocrat vibe. To complete your image as a spooky high society member, add a top hat, gothic glasses, and a cane.
Kids Skeleton Costumes
Make no bones about it, children will have a blast feeling “spooktacular” in these kids’ skeleton costumes. No matter what clothing style your child prefers, we have the perfect costume for them. Boys will have a bone-rattling time in a skeleton bodysuit, while our colorful skeleton costumes are geared toward girls who want both a cute and creepy look. Sit down with your little skeleton-to-be and help them choose the frock that’s right for them.
No fan of Monster High would pass up the chance to look like Skelita Calaveras. Your little girl will be prepared for both Halloween and Dia de los Muertos by wearing this Skelita costume. Once she’s outfitted in the dress with multicolored skirt, belt, gloves, and bone printed tights, she’ll be a sweet sugar skull with freaky fabulous style. Add a kids' wig and pick your favorite makeup set to your cart and your daughter will look identical to her favorite Monster High doll.
Girls Skeleton Costume
What girl wouldn’t be curious to see what she’d look like as a colorful x-ray? This girl’s skeleton costume adds some flashy flare to the usually black and white ensemble. Rainbow bones adorn the dress while matching tulle spreads out from the bottom. A pair of sleevelets and matching footless tights adds some extra coverage to this adorable costume. Perfect for girls who like to be a little funky and a little punky, this is the perfect outfit to wear to a costume party!
Boys Skeleton Costume
Whoever said heavy metal music was dead? Young boys who love both jamming out and creepy stuff will have a blast wearing this boy’s skeleton costume. He’ll look like the lead vocalist of an undead rock band once he’s dressed in the bone printed shirt, studded vest, matching belt and cuffs. The included skeleton mask features a cool Mohawk with an attached red bandana. Young rockers will love head-banging while planning their next scare.
Karate Kid Skeleton Costume
A skeleton costume that’s straight out of the movies! If you know a youngster who loves watching The Karate Kid, they’ll have a blast pretending to be one of the imperious members who belong to the Cobra Kai dojo. This officially-licensed Karate Kid skeleton costume is comprised of a stretchy hooded jumpsuit so you can sweep your opponent’s leg in comfort and style. Add skeleton costume makeup and strike a fierce fighting stance to intimidate anyone who dares to challenge you to a fight!
Day of the Dead Costumes
You don’t have to live in Mexico in order to celebrate Dia de los Muertos! This special day is conveniently the day after Halloween, so keep your Day of the Dead costume and throw a sugar-skull-themed party once all the Halloween festivities are through. Our Day of the Dead costumes will give you a traditional yet spectacular appearance, advertising that you’re ready for the fiesta to commence. We have sugar skull costumes for both men and women so browse over our suggestions until you find the one that appeals to you. Olé!
Women’s Day of the Dead Costume
Are you a señorita with a penchant for cultural clothing as well as high fashion? If so, you’ll love celebrating Dia de los Muertos in a costume that makes you look like a haute-couture sugar skull model. Spiritually connect with loved ones who have passed on while wearing this women’s Day of the Dead costume. The full-length dress features a high slit, lacey sleeves, and a ribbon laced corset. A matching choker necklace and a half-mask with an attached headpiece serve as the finishing touches on this glamorous costume.
Sugar Skull Costume
Wear this lovely sugar skull costume to look glamorously gothic for a celebration with loved ones. The faux suede dress with black lace accents and rose appliques will make you stand out in a crowd, while the traditional headpiece closely resembles the classic appearance of typical Day of the Dead themed costumes. Add black gloves to best mimic the look pictured here. An easy and convenient way to recreate a sugar-skull-inspired makeup application would require a sheet of temporary tattoos. These Day of the Dead tattoos will cover your face entirely to transform you into a beautifully haunting image your friends and family will admire.
Men’s Day of the Dead Costume
There are no bones about it, this men’s Day of the Dead costume is a dashing ensemble to wear while you’re eating delicious pan de muerto (bread of the dead) at the dinner table with your family. Once your meal is finished, it will be time to attend the celebratory parade, but no need to change out of your Dia de los Muertos suit. This skeleton outfit is also perfectly appropriate for attending, or even walking in, a parade commemorating this special holiday. This costume comes with a faux suede jacket with matching red pants. Spiderwebs and rose appliques adorn the jacket while a black lace cummerbund completes the look. The included top hat serves as the cherry on top!
Señor Bones Costume
The Dia de los Muertos festival will officially begin as soon as you walk in wearing this Señor bones costume. You’ll look like the king of the calaveras! Meet your entire family at the cemetery while wearing this jacket, shirt/vest combo, pants, and hat. The cropped jacket and pants have silver braid trim and an ornate bone design. The included sombrero matches the suit and serves as the perfect accessory. Shake some maracas to signify the kickoff of the special holiday!