10 Iconic Couples to Dress Up as This Halloween
Halloween is the one night of the year where you can escape reality and become another person, so might as well make it count, right? If you’re planning on dressing up with your special someone, it may take a bit more time and preparation, so we’ve rounded up our favorite movie couples to offer some much-needed inspiration. In our book, it's never too early to start planning!
Be the original good girl gone bad as Sandy from Grease with black leggings and killer red heels. Make sure your Danny sports those white socks.
Danny: Topman Slim Fit Crewneck T-Shirt, $10; nordstrom.com. J.Crew Men's 484 Slim-Fit Pant, $68; jcrew.com. Calvin Klein Brodie Plain Toe Derby Shoe, $67; nordstrom.com. Gildan 10-Pack Tube Socks, $14; amazon.com.
Sandy: Free People Too Good Ribbed Off-the-Shoulder Top, $29; macys.com. Spanx Faux Leather Leggings, $98; shopbop.com. Madewell Medium Hoop Earrings, $22; nordstrom.com. Raye HOpe Mule, $60; revolve.com.
Sex and the City
Recreate this scene from Sex and the City with a green dress and black tux. Add chic accessories like an Eiffel Tower bag and a pair of strappy sandals to complete your Carrie-inspired look.
Carrie: Y.A.S. Petite Rose Print Dress, $76; asos.com. Urban Outfitters Long Studded Wester Belt, $30; urbanoutfitters.com. Eiffel Tower Bag, $133; etsy.com. Treasure & Bond Heir Sandal, $90; nordstrom.com.
Retro inspired pieces like a newsboy cap and gingham bathing suit top will make you feel just like Ali and Noah.
Noah: Jockey Tagless Crew-Neck Shirt 3-Pack, $30; macys.com. Brixton Hooligan Driving Cap, $31; nordstrom.com. Men's Slim Chambray Khaki Pants, $70; express.com. Minnetonka Camp Mocc, $58; zappos.com.
Ali: Onia x WeWoreWhat Allie Bikini Top, $95; shopbop.com. Onia x WeWoreWhat, $95; shopbop.com. Forever 21 Twist-Front Headwrap, $4; forever21.com. Jack Rogers Georgica Jelly Flip-Flop, $50; nordstrom.com.
Coming to America
Transform into Zamunda's unforgettable royal duo with the help of a few flashy pieces.
Prince Akeem: Calibrate Trim Fit Wool Blend Tuxedo, $299; nordstrom.com. Ted Baker Fedra Trim Fit Tuxedo Shirt, $129; nordstrom.com. Michelsons Bow Tie & Cummerbund Set, $36; macys.com. African Triangle Front Shaped Cap, $20; etsy.com. Ecco New Jersey Bike Toe Loafers, $150; macys.com. Faux Animal Hoodie, $14; amazon.com.
Breakfast at Tiffany's
Channel Holly Golightly with a long black dress, gloves, and tiara. All your man needs to do is wear a suit and tie to portray Paul Varjak.
Paul: Topman Cross-Weave Texture Skinny Fit Sport Coat, $130; nordstrom.com. Buttoned Down Linen Sport Shirt, $39; amazon.com. The Tie Bar Solid Silk Tie in Black, $19; nordstrom.com. Nordstrom Men's Shop Flat Front Check Wool Trousers in Midnight, $70; nordstrom.com. Calvin Klein Douggie Bit Loafer, $69; nordstrom.com.
Holly: Banana Republic Cross-Back Ponte Dress, $78; bananarepublic.com. The Fix Jennings Banana Heel Dress Pump, $99; amazon.com. Cristabelle Crystal & Imitation Pearl Multi-Strand Necklace, $68; nordstrom.com. Simplicity Opera Length Gloves, $6; walmart.com. Tasha Crystal Embellished Headband, $25; nordstrom.com.
The Great Gatsby
To recreate this duo, go for glamour in a flashy dress and classic black suit.
Daisy: PrettyGuide 1920s Dress, $46; amazon.com. Tasha Beaded Floral Headband, $30; nordstrom.com. Oscar de la Renta Sun Star Gold-Plated Faux Pearl Ring, $190; net-a-porter.com. Nadri Double Row Imitation Pearl Bracelet, $70; nordstrom.com. Boohoo Heeled Pumps, $49; boohoo.com.
Silver Linings Playbook
Wearing a garbage bag isn't exactly stylish, but it nails Pat's look from Silver Linings Playbook. To capture Tiffany’s style, put on a black trench coat and jeans.
Pat: Glad Dual Defense Large Drawstring Trash Bags, $10; amazon.com. RVCA Pick Up Lightweight Henley Hoodie, $23; nordstrom.com. Reigning Champ Core Slim Fit Jogger Sweatpants, $115; bloomingdales.com. New Balance Men's 574 Retro Lace Up Sneakers, $80; bloomingdales.com.
Tiffany: Burberry Balmoral Packaway Hooded Shell Trench Coat, $795; net-a-porter.com. Treasure & Bond Knotted Tassel Scarf, $35; nordstrom.com. Blank Denim App Happy Straight Jeans, $68; shopbop.com. Halogen Sylvia Loafer, $90; nordstrom.com
Get ready to dance the night away in a pretty pink dress and all black separates.
Who doesn't want to look as cool as Margo and Q? Pretty sure, you've already got these costumes in your closets.
Margo: H&M Hooded Jacket, $25; hm.com. Old Navy Rib-Knit Tank $10; oldnavy.gap.com. Express Gray Mid-Rise Stretch+ Jean Leggings, $80; express.com. Converse Chuck Taylor all Star Street Core Canvas Mid, $60; zappos.com.
If you love statement hats, trench coats, and a classic love story, this Casablanca pair is for you.
Rick: Goorin Brothers The Good Boy Felt Wool Fedora, $60; nordstrom.com. Banana Republic Men's Classic Trench $188; bananarepublic.com. The Tie Bar Woven Silk Tie, $19; nordstrom.com. H&M Easy-Iron Shirt, $15; hm.com. Crof & Barrow Classic Fit Pants, $17; kohls.com. Steve Madden Harpoon Derby Shoe, $67; nordstrom.com.
Ilsa: Merona Felight Fedora Hat $10; target.com. J.Crew Perfect Shirt in Cotton Poplin, $70; jcrew.com. Topshop Soft Blazer, $75; topshop.com. Gap Shirred Midi Swing Skirt, $60; gap.com. 1.State Valencia Block Heel Pump, $49; nordstrom.com