The best resource for creative costumes? Pop culture, of course. Think about the sheer number of headline-making celebrities, obsession-worthy TV shows, and buzzy viral sensations.
Just using Hollywood and HBO as inspiration, there are more than enough ways to kill it on October 31 without reverting to traipsing around dressed as a sexy cat or a sexy bumblebee or a sexy librarian… You’re better than that!
Here, 19 pop culture costume ideas to try this Halloween.
Originally posted September 2015. Updated October 2017.