Spooky Style: Turn Your Fave Cocktail Dress into a Halloween Costume
Posted Wednesday October 23, 2013 6:20 AM GMT
Every year, women go out and spend bookoo bucks on Halloween costumes. To which we say, ‘Why?’
Everything needed to create a stellar disguise is readily accessible in your closet! Translation: Save time and money by scouring your wardrobe first.
One piece to incorporate into your getup for a surefire winner is a cocktail dress. It has the potential to stand as the foundational piece of any spooky (or not so spooky) ensemble with help from minimal accessories.
We pulled together six frocks most gals own and styled each with various extras to make for six separate costume ideas. Happy trick-or-treating!
Costume: A devil
Color Dress You Need: Red
Accessories to Use: Horn headband and a pitchfork
Costume: An angel
Color Dress You Need: White
Accessories to Use: Halo headband and wings
Costume: A leopard/cat
Color Dress You Need: Animal print
Accessories to Use: Cat ears and a tail
Costume: A flapper
Color Dress You Need: Any color will do. Just make sure it has sequins all over!
Accessories to Use: Feathered headband and layered pearls
Costume: A police officer
Color Dress You Need: Blue
Accessories to Use: Police hat and badge