Every year, you vow to be that one person at a Halloween party with the totally one-off costume that will have people talking for years to come, but never really follow through with it due to lack of creativity. Well here’s some cool ideas that will for sure win you some costume contests, including some super cute ones for man’s best friend! And just in time for Halloween coming up next week!

10. Open Wound Garter Belts

This gory open wound garter belts actually look like you’re injured at the knees really bad. The fake skin prosthetic are applied to each leg using Spirit Gum and provide a realistic feel.

9. Two Pirates Carrying Treasure Dog Costume

Halloween isn’t only for humans anymore! Many like to dress up their furry friends and here’s a pretty original one that looks like there are two pirates holding up some treasure! Super cute, right?!

8. Star Wars AT-AT Dog Costume

Here’s another super adorable and unique costume for dogs of all Star Wars fans! The custom-made AT-AT costume turns your dog into a prop straight from the movies.

7. Handsome Guys Mask

The attention to detail that the SPFXMask has is incredible! If you look really close, you can see the mouth within the mouth! But this isn’t going to come cheap and will put you back around $650 or more.

6. Realistic Wolf Costume

The ultra realistic and totally one-of-kind wolf costume was commissioned from Beastclub Creations and cost $2,000. Something diehard Twilight fans might like!

5. Head-in-a-Jar Costume

This kid wins the prize for most unique homemade costume! His head-in-a-Jar headless getup is super original and looks super cool!

4. Gaping Gut Hole Costume

Show up to a Halloween party with a costume no other will have with this gaping hole get up. The guy used a portable DVD player’s screen and hooked it up to a video camera to create the illusion of the hole in his abdomen.

3. Dinosaur Man Slave Costume

Seriously, where did this guy come up with the totally awesome costume that portrays a dinosaur keeping a poor human hostage in a cage…super unique and utterly creative!

2. Iron Man Cosplay Costume

This Ironman fan created his own realistic suit that could probably rival the actual one from the film!

1. Transformer Costume

This guy has made the ultimate Bumblebee Transformer costume that really transforms into a car with the help of some simple moves!


Kristie Bertucci

Kristie Bertucci is an L.A.-based writer, who can't live without her MacBook Pro. When she's not writing, she's either reading or shopping (online, of course) and loves lazy days so she can catch up on her DVR-recorded shows and movies. She's definitely a Mac girl, she loves music and is currently on a mission to to have an insane and enviable iTunes library.