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Adele Halloween Costume Ideas

AdeleSmart. Sexy. Sophisticated. Emotional. Driven. That’s Adele. That’s you for Halloween. Mariah Carey, Celine Dion, Katy Perry, Bjork. They’re great. But they’re not for you. Not this year. This year the Adele Halloween costume is yours.

They’ll love her; I mean they’ll love you. From top to bottom, inside out. It’s your night to shine. You’ll be young. You’ll be ageless. You’ll be Adele Laurie Blue Adkins. But be careful….


Your first decisions will be what to wear. Do it right. The dress is fashionable, formal, fitted, and fabulous, with dark colors and a flair for the dramatic. This is real, not just dress-up, with hose, heels and all. A wool tartan coat completes the un-pretentious look. You won’t be asking anyone, “Do I look all right?” You’ve got to have the right attitude. Then the clothes will work for you. Listen to one of Adele’s songs while you’re deciding what to wear. Listen while you’re getting dressed. The attitude will come to you.

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Four Creative Costume Ideas for Women

Kids aren’t the only ones who like to dress up on Halloween. Lots of women enjoy flexing their creative muscles and end up putting in a lot of time and effort to make the day extra special. In fact, many of my female friends probably have even more fun on Halloween than their kids do. There are a ton of creative costume ides for women, but here are a few that can be put together at home relatively easily. I’ve tried to avoid some of the more cliche costumes like witches, nurses, ect. for some ideas that are a bit more original.

Fallen Angel Costume

fallen angel costumeFirst, one of the easiest ladies’ costumes to put together is the fallen angel. There are a few ways to pull off this look, and most of them can be found right inside your closet. Start by finding an old black dressing gown or discarded black dress that you may have thought you’d never use again. It doesn’t have to be sexy, but should not be something that’s overly glamorous.

Once you have your dress, find some black heels or boots that you are comfortable wearing. A pair of torn fishnet stockings or black leggings also add a nice touch. To give the appearance of an angel you could curl your hair and pin it up, leaving a few ringlets dangling near your face. A halo is simple to create using thin wire wrapped with art pipe cleaners and glitter.

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Simple Halloween Costumes for Couples

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The thing I just love about Halloween is that it is the one day of the year when creativity rules supreme. It’s not about breaking the bank on a fancy costume. In fact, those who get the most attention on Halloween the ones who put a little creativity into their costume idea. That’s why couples costume are so popular these days. If you’re going to a Halloween party with a special someone your creative costume options are practically endless.

Some of the funniest costumes at any costume party are the matching costumes worn by couples. Some of these costumes can be very predictable: Sonny and Cher, Tarzan and Jane, an Angel and a Devil, and Popeye and Olive Oil are some very common couples costumes that can be cute but don’t always show a ton of imagination. With a little bit of creativity and time you can put together a low-cost costume pairing that may just earn you the “best costume” award at your next Halloween party. Read on for some more simple Halloween costumes for couples.

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