Are you looking for some dark Halloween costume ideas to scare the living daylights out of your friends and family? The more thought you put into your costume ahead of time, the better it will likely turn out. For truly scary costumes, classic themes are usually the best way to go, because they are time-tested in their creepiness and are guaranteed to disturb and delight the people around you.
Let's not forget one of the symbols of Halloween; the witches. To be honest, this is not a very unique idea, but if you manage to add some new elements to this costume you will probably get the wanted effects. Just like most costumes, they can be scary or sexy.
What is good about this costumes is that its suitable for slender women or woman with an few extra pounds. Find a hat and interesting boots and you are good to go. In addition, if you want to look scary transform your nose and make it look longer and less appealing. Finally, add some green color to your face and body if you want to look really wicked.
The devil in folk stories has always been perceived as the physical form of evil. This is why there are so many devil costume options that people can wear on Halloween. The simplest costume is the one that includes red top, red trousers, a pitchfork, tail and horns. However, if you want to make the costume more demonic, you should spend some time on the makeup (use red face paint) and in some cases people use wicked red lenses too.
Making a vampire costume is easy. The main item you'll need is a pair of fangs (usually made of plastics or rubber). You can make your costume even scarier by adding some fake blood stains around your mouth or even blood streams. In this way you will look like you have just finished your sucking some poor victims blood.
Corpses are simply lifeless bodies and they can be quite scary. This is a state in which our body is found between being alive and becoming a skeleton. The best approach for this cosutme is to make yourself look like a deteriorating corpse dressed in a white wedding gown. Be sure to add some blood over the gown for an extra scary effect. Of course, you don't have to add the odor to make the costume more realistic.
It seems that zombies have reached the highest level of popularity in the last few years. So, if you choose a zombie costume you will definitely be trendy. Making a zombie costume is quite easy and you can choose many different types of zombie costumes, such as zombie doctor, zombie road worker, zombie hunter, zombie teacher, the list is endless. All you need is regular clothes that you won't wear again because you need to make them look dirty and ragged.
Now here's a Teen classic. Both younger and older teens like the skeleton costume because it's scary and fun. A typical skeleton costume includes a completely black jumpsuit with painted skeleton bones on it. A wicked looking skeleton mask will complete the outfit. If you want to make a more realistic costume you can find fake bones and attach them to the costume.
Nowadays, just wearing a plain white sheet over your body doesn't quite cut it in the ghostly department. Instead, you're going to have to be a bit more creative. A good question to ask yourself is this: What sort of person was your ghost before they died?
This will help bring some variety to this often over-done costume. Were they a painter, a chef, a soldier? Even better, you can combine two kinds of creepy costumes. For example, you can be the ghost of a scary clown, or the restless spirit of a machete-wielding maniac. There are lots of possibilities.
If your ready to howl and the moon on Halloween night, the werewolf cosutme is ideal.
For this cosutme the most important element is the headgear. Create werewolf's mask or headgear using fur-like material. Give him fierce teeth and sharp eyes. Werewolf's gloves are designed with claws at the tips. Werewolf wears a checked shirt that is torn at the ends and torn pants as well.
Strips of white cloth will be ideal to complete this costume. Dress up in white then wrap the head in a white scarf. Cover the rest of the body in bandage-like white strips of cloth. The body does not have to be carefully or neatly wrapped in the strips of cloth but can be done in a careless manner. Ladies can wear a white dress then cover their bodies, including legs and arms, with strips of white linen or cotton clothes.
In addition, you can also spray some fake blood on them. What is important about the zombie costume is your skin which must look grayish. You should also pay attention to the mouth and use some fake blood around it. You can also expose your boney skull to make things more scary.
The term Grim Reaper for this depiction of death was first used in the middle of the 19th century. Halloween is a holiday in which people usually wear scary costumes and we can agree that there are only a small number of things that are scarier than death itself. This means that wearing a well-designed Grim Reaper costume for Halloween is a awesome idea.
For the cosutme you can go with the classic no face, or if you want to be more elaborate include a skull face and body. Be sure to add a scythe (that is fake or unsharpened) and you're ready to stalk the mortals.