Gather ’round, fellow Halloween enthusiasts, for a bewitching journey into the realm of couples Halloween costumes creativity! As the crimson moon rises, an age-old question resurfaces: What couples costume shall you and your partner rock in this year? Well, worry not, for I’ve conjured up a cauldron brimming with not 50, not 75, but a staggering 101+ spooktacular costume ideas tailored exclusively for couples! Whether you’re drawn to the classics like vampires and witches, or you’re yearning to step into the shoes of iconic movie duos or your favorite Disney characters, this comprehensive list will ignite your creativity like never before!
If you are going trick or treating with your kiddo this year, I’ve included a number of ideas for you, too! So, get ready for some spine-tingling, heart-pounding, and utterly scary costume ideas that will leave the entire Halloween party in awe!
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Classic Couples Costumes
Here are some classic couple Halloween costume ideas, including:
Timeless Literary Pairs
1. Romeo and Juliet
No other tragic love story is as classical as Romeo and Juliet, which makes them a perfect Halloween costume option.
2. Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson
Another favorite book character duo you can consider is the famous detective Sherlock Homes and his loyal wingman Dr. Watson.
3. Dorothy and Tin Man Couples Halloween Costumes
If you love the “Wizard of Oz” as much as I do, consider this family outfit idea with Dorothy, the Tin Man, and the Scarecrow. Adorable!
Creatures of the Night: Mythical and Monstrous
4. Vampire Couple Halloween Costume
6. Zombie Couples Costumes
Just a little bit of effort, some red paint, and creepy eye lenses, and voila! Your fabulous zombie couples costume is done!
7. Witch and Her Broomstick
Every witch needs a broomstick! Now that’s a fun couple costume idea!
Alice in Wonderland Couple Halloween Costume Ideas
8. Alice in Wonderland Family Costumes
A children’s book classic that’s a perfect fit for Halloween costumes for the whole family: Alice in Wonderland family costumes!
9. Alice and the White Rabbit
An inseparable duo – Alice and the White Rabbit! Order your Alice outfit and a 4-piece White rabbit costume accessory set now and have fun chasing each other on Halloween!
10. Mad Hatter and Cheshire Cat Halloween costume
When we mention Alice in Wonderland, we can’t miss another two of our favorite characters: the Mad Hatter and the Cheshire Cat.
Grab your couple costumes from Amazon today:
11. Queen of Hearts and Her Cards
Of course, we can’t miss the evil Queen of Hearts with her silly red wig and her loyal army of cards:
Iconic Pop Culture Duos
Here I’ve gathered a bunch of costume ideas inspired by:
- Recent movies & TV shows
- Viral internet moments
- Fantasy & sci-fi characters and superheroes
‘Barbie’ Movie Couples Costume Ideas
12. Rollerblading Malibu Barbie and Ken
Dress up like our long-time favorite couple Barbie and Ken, and one of their most popular outfits:
13. Barbie and Ken Halloween Costume
Do you remember those big pink boxes Barbie dolls were sold in during the 90s? Guess what – you can now become one!
Oh, and if you’re not in a DIY mood, you can get them delivered to your home:
14. Barbie Movie Western Couples Costume
When we’re talking about Barbie, we can’t miss the Western cowboy-style look, too:
Best Couples Halloween Costumes
15. Bonnie and Clyde Couples Costume
Feeling adventurous? Dress up like the famous bandits Bonnie and Clyde.
16. Jack and Rose from Titanic Halloween Costume
Relive the epic romance of Jack and Rose from the iconic movie “Titanic.”
17. Where’s Waldo and Wenda Couples Costumes
Can you find Waldo and Wenda? If you and your partner enjoy a fun game of hide-and-seek, these classic characters are your perfect Halloween outfits!
18. Angry Birds Costumes
Take your love for mobile gaming to the next level with DIY Angry Birds costumes!
19. DIY The Grand Budapest Hotel Couples Costume
A comedy couple DIY costumes you’ll definitely have tons of fun on your Halloween this year are Herr Mendl’s and Agatha from The Grand Budapest Hotel movie. So fun!
20. Gomez and Morticia Addams Couples Costume
You and your boo can dress up like our favorite Addams family couple – Gomez and Morticia Sacrebleu!
21. Sandy and Danny from Grease
Transform into the iconic lovebirds Sandy and Danny from the hit movie “Grease” this year!
22. Baby and Johnny Castle from Dirty Dancing
Capture the timeless romance of Dirty Dancing by stepping into the dance shoes of Baby and Johnny Castle.
23. Baby Beetlejuice and Lydia Deetz Halloween Costume
A family costume for Halloween I just couldn’t miss showing you – an adorable baby Beetlejuice and Lydia Deetz costume idea. Please, tell me you love it as much as I do!
Couples TV Shows Character Costumes
24. Kiki’s Delivery Service Couples Costumes
These costumes are perfect for those who adore Ghibli Studio DIY Kiki’s Delivery Service couples costumes. Absolutely magical!
25. Bojack Horseman and Princess Carolyn Halloween Costumes
Bring a dose of dark humor and pop culture to your Halloween celebration with Bojack Horseman and Princess Carolyn couples Halloween costumes.
26. Daria & Jane
Embrace your inner ’90s nostalgia with Daria and Jane costumes.
27. Scully and Mulder From The X-Files
Find the truth that’s out there with these fun DIY Scully and Mulder from The X-Files couples Halloween costumes.
Stranger Things Couples Costumes
Let’s dive together into the eerie world of Hawkins, Indiana, with several Stranger Things costume ideas I prepared just for you.
28. Eleven and the Demogorgon
Dress as Eleven, the sweet telekinetic heroine, and the nightmarish Demogorgon from the Upside Down.
29. Eleven and Hopper
Or go as Eleven and Hopper, another Stranger Things duo everyone adores!
30. Joyce and Hopper Costume
You can go as Joyce and Hopper, too!
31. Family Stranger Things Costumes
Get the whole family on board with dressing up as Stranger Things family. You’re going to be a hit while you’re trick or treating!
32. DIY Stranger Things Demodog Costume
If your Halloween s.o. is your 4-legged friend, you’re in for a treat! Here’s a full tutorial on how to turn your dog into a Demodog in no time!
Game of Thrones Couples Costumes
Which Game of Thrones characters would make the best couples Halloween costume? Here are a few suggestions to inspire your holiday looks:
33. Jon Snow and Ygritte from Game of Thrones
Join the ranks of the Night’s Watch and the Free Folk with this Game of Thrones-inspired Jon Snow and Ygritte couple’s costume.
34. Daenerys and Khal Drogo From Game of Thrones
Conquer the costume party as the most iconic couple from Game of Thrones and prepare to rule over your own kingdom of admirers, as Daenerys and Khal Drogo From Game of Thrones.
35. Daenerys Targaryen and Jon Snow Costumes
Winter is coming, and so are you – dressed as the beloved duo Daenerys Targaryen and Jon Snow. As the Mother of Dragons, feel free to include your little ones in the costume party, too!
36. Missandei and Grey Worm From Game of Thrones
Celebrate the powerful bond between Missandei and Grey Worm by dressing like them this Halloween!
TV Series Unique Couples Costumes
37. Walter White and Jesse Pinkman from Breaking Bad
Get ready to cook up some trouble as you enter the thrilling world of “Breaking Bad” this Halloween by becoming Walter White and Jesse Pinkman.
38. Amy and Sheldon From The Big Bang Theory
Get in touch with your inner geek by getting dressed up like Sheldon Cooper and Amy Farrah Fowler from The Big Bang Theory! You’re going to win everyone’s hearts on Halloween, just like our favorite nerd couple on TV has!
39. Jim and Pam From The Office
“Jim, why are you dressed up as a three-hole punch version of yourself?”The Office TV show
Become the beloved Jim and Pam from The Office and relive their hilarious love story.
40. Squid Games Couples Costume
“Red light, green light!” Get ready to participate in your own real-life “Squid Game” with this thrilling couples costume idea.
41. Fred and Wilma from ‘The Flintstones’
“Yabba-dabba-doo!” Travel back in time to the world of Bedrock with a Fred and Wilma Flintstone couples costume.
42. Jack and Sally from “The Nightmare Before Christmas”
Bring a touch of dark romance to your Halloween celebrations with Mr. & Mrs. Jack Skellington – a Jack and Sally couples costume inspired by Tim Burton’s “The Nightmare Before Christmas.”
43. DIY Lock, Shock and Barrel Costumes
While we’re still in Tim Burton’s “The Nightmare Before Christmas” movie, why not consider these amazing DIY Lock, Shock, and Barrel Costumes for Halloween this year?
44. Thing 1 and Thing 2 from ‘The Cat in the Hat’
Dr. Seuss fans, rejoice! Let’s get creative and celebrate the spirit of whimsiness with your own DIY Thing 1 and Thing 2 costumes! You can learn how to start with the hair in the video.
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45. Minion and Gru from ‘Minions: The Rise of Gru’
Get ready for a night of supervillain shenanigans with these fun and easy-to-make DIY Minion and Gru costumes!
46. Minion Couples Halloween Costumes
If one Minion is fun, two are twice as entertaining! Discover how you can create a perfect yellow and purple Minion duo that will turn you into the trick-or-treaters everyone will remember.
47. Lady Mario & Luigi Halloween Costume
Step into the shoes of everyone’s favorite video game brothers, the Italian plumbers Mario and Luigi, with these fantastic best friends Halloween costumes!
48. Super Mario and Princess Peach Halloween Costume
Get ready to save the lady in distress in style with these Mario and Princess Peach Halloween costumes! Bring the magic of the Mushroom Kingdom to life – grab your costumes today and be the heroes of your Halloween celebration:
Disney-Inspired Couples Halloween Costumes
49. Disney Fab Five Family Halloween Costumes
Gather your family for a Disney-inspired Halloween adventure with our Fab Five family costumes! With Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Goofy, Pluto, and Donald Duck, there will not be a dull moment!
50. Mickey and Minnie Mouse Couples Costume
Spread joy and happiness wherever you go with your own Mickey and Minnie Mouse couples costume.
51. Tarzan and Jane
Grab that vine and take a leap into the heart of the jungle with Tarzan and Jane Halloween outfits!
52. The Beauty and the Beast
Be our guest and dive into the magic of a tale as old as time with our Beauty and the Beast couples costume. Get:
53. Shrek and Fiona
Here’s how to become the lovable ogre Shrek and the kick-butt princess Fiona who captured his heart for Halloween this year!
54. Aladdin and Princess Jasmine from ‘Aladdin’
Are you ready to take a magical carpet ride over Agraba? Because this is exactly what you’ll do with these amazing Aladdin and Princess Jasmine couples costume idea.
55. Ariel and Prince Eric from ‘The Little Mermaid’
Transform into the gorgeous red-haired mermaid Ariel and her charming Prince Eric for Halloween this year! Your ocean adventures, filled with songs and drama, await!
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56. Cinderella and Prince Charming
Step into the glass slippers of Cinderella and the dashing Prince Charming and bring the timeless fairytale to life. You can add a mouse or two, if you have them, too!
57. Mr. and Mrs. Incredible Family Halloween Costume
Become the formidable Mr. Incredible and the incredible Elastigirl as you bring the magic of Disney-Pixar’s “The Incredibles” to life.
58. Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head Halloween Costume
Get ready to turn heads and hearts with the iconic characters from Toy Story – Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head!
59. Woody and Bo Peep From Toy Story 4
Yeehaw, partner! If you and your significant other are fans of Toy Story, there’s no better way to celebrate your love than with Woody and Bo Peep from Toy Story 4 costumes.
60. Winnie the Pooh and Tigger Halloween Costume
Step into the enchanting Hundred Acre Wood with Winnie the Pooh and Tigger Halloween costumes. And the best part? You can order them today!
Sci-Fi and Fantasy Fandoms
61. Harley Quinn and Joker from ‘Batman’
Unleash your inner supervillain and embrace madness because this is the best way to get into the roles of Harley Quinn and the Joker for Halloween!
62. Doctor Who and TARDIS
Whisk yourself away on a timey-wimey adventure with this Doctor Who and TARDIS couples costume.
63. Harry Potter and Hermione Granger
Recreate the magic of Hogwarts by taking the train from Platform 9¾ and becoming the Boy Who Lived and the brightest witch of her age: Harry Potter and Hermione Granger.
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64. Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia
Are you ready for an epic journey to a galaxy far, far away? Get there easily with these Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia couples costume.
65. Han Solo and Princess Leia
A Han Solo and Princess Leia costume is the perfect choice for any Star Wars enthusiast, and this handmade version includes a little Luke Skywalker, too!
66. Aragorn and Arwen from The Lord of the Rings
Immerse into the epic fantasy world of Middle-earth with these Aragorn and Arwen couples costume.
67. Willy Wonka and Oompa Loompa Halloween Costume
Get ready to unwrap the magic of Willy Wonka and the misadventures of the Oompa Loompas by dressing as these famous characters for Halloween!
68. Mr. and Mrs. PacMan
Travel waaaaay back in time to the golden age of arcade gaming as you and your partner transform into the iconic pixelated characters Mr. and Mrs. PacMan! Don’t forget to eat your power pellets for an extra boost!
Couples Superhero Costumes
69. Iron Man and Pepper Potts
This Halloween get dressed as the iconic Iron Man – Tony Stark and his equally heroic partner, Pepper Potts, for an unforgettable couples costume adventure!
70. Spider-Man Halloween Family Costume DIY
Unleash your inner superhero and watch your family unite under your favorite Spidey emblem with these Spider-Man Halloween Family Costume DIYs with very easy-to-follow instructions!
71. T’Challa and Nakia From Black Panther
Transform into T’Challa, the Black Panther, and Nakia, a skilled warrior and spy, and honor the legacy of Wakanda with this stunning couple’s costume idea.
72. Captain America and Black Widow Halloween Costume
Suit up and join forces as two beloved Avengers: Captain America and Black Widow. Stand side by side, and let your superhero journey begin!
73. Superman and Wonder Woman Couples Costumes
Whether you’re hardcore fans of the DC Universe or simply want to radiate strength and unity, prepare to take flight as the legendary Superman and Wonder Woman!
Best DIY Couples Halloween Costumes and Ideas
74. Hipster Halloween: DIY Pushing Daisies Couples Costume
Drawing inspiration from the cult-favorite TV series, “Pushing Daisies,” this costume encapsulates the charm of Ned the pie maker and his resurrected sweetheart, Chuck. A DIY project you can not miss.
75. DIY Hot Coffee & Drive-Thru Couples Costume + Video
Brew up some Halloween fun with this sizzling DIY Hot Coffee and Drive-Thru Couples Costume.
76. Cowboy and Cowgirl Halloween Costume
Grab your boots, hats, and trusty lassos and giddy up for a night of rootin’ tootin’ adventure, because you’re doing Halloween as cowboy and cowgirl this year.
77. Statue of Liberty and Uncle Sam Halloween Costume
This Halloween, let your love for the land of the free and the home of the brave shine through with these awesome DIY Statue of Liberty and Uncle Sam costumes.
78. Tooth Fairy and Tooth Halloween Costume
This Halloween, let your smiles shine bright with the Tooth Fairy and Tooth costume. I love the pink T-shirt they transform into a dress top! So cute!
79. DIY Lego Costumes
Create your very own Lego block personas with cardboard boxes, paint, and a dash of creativity. Whether you want to be the famous pirate Captain Jack Sparrow or you want to create your own Lego figurine, it doesn’t matter – the sky is the limit with these DIY suits!
80. Lego Bride and Groom
This Halloween, tie the knot in a truly unique way with Lego Bride and Groom costumes.
DIY Horror Icons Couples Halloween Costumes
81. Frankenstein and His Bride
The classic horror characters of Mary Shelley’s tale – Frankenstein and His Bride – make for a chillingly good couples costume idea!
82. Pennywise and Georgie from “IT”
Imagine yourself as Pennywise the Dancing Clown, with your well-known red balloon and sinister grin, while your partner portrays Georgie with his yellow raincoat and paper boat. This eerie duo will have everyone in awe!
83. Chucky and Bride of Chucky
Dress up as Chucky and his Bride – the two sinister and beloved characters from the “Child’s Play” series make an unforgettable and delightfully wicked pair that’s sure to send shivers down spines at any Halloween party.
84. Count Dracula and Bride of Dracula
Embrace the eternal charm of vampires by stepping into the roles of Count Dracula and his haunting Bride for Halloween.
Foodie Pairs Couples Halloween Costume Ideas
85. Hotdog and French Fries Couple Costume
If you and your partner are looking to add a dash of humor to your Halloween festivities, consider the Hotdog and French Fries couple costume. You’ll be the life of the party, guaranteed!
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86. Ketchup and Mustard Costumes for Couples
Spice up your Halloween with a dash of humor and a dollop of fun by dressing as everyone’s favorite condiment combo – Ketchup and Mustard! Grab yours today!
87. Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich Costume
Craving a costume that’s (at least) as sweet as your love? Look no further than the Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich costumes! Your costumes are just a few clicks away!
88. Chef and Sushi Roll
If you’re hungry for a unique costume idea, get ready to cook up some Halloween magic with these amazing Chef and Sushi Roll Halloween outfits These fantastic costumes are available on Amazon, too!
Frightfully Fun Costumes
89. DIY The Birds & The Bees Costume
Looking for a witty and playful couples costume? Then you should go as “The Birds and The Bees.” This DIY costume idea is a cheeky nod to a classic metaphor, and makes for a humorous and attention-grabbing choice.
90. Starbucks Barista and Pumpkin Spice Latte Duo
Get ready to brew up some Halloween fun with this delightful costume duo – Starbucks Barista and Pumpkin Spice Latte.
91. DIY Robots Couples Costume
If you and your significant other are tech enthusiasts or simply love all things futuristic, a DIY Robots couples costume is a fantastic choice.
Quirky Inanimate Objects Costume Ideas
92. DIY Domino Costume for The Family
Looking for a fun and creative family costume idea that showcases you’re all a perfect match? Consider going as a set of dominos this Halloween.
93. Salt and Pepper Shakers
Looking for a fun and easy-to-make couples costume? Dressing up as Salt and Pepper Shakers is a fantastic choice.
94. Loofah and Soap
Get ready to scrub away the competition with this playful Loofah and Soap costume for couples. You’ll make a splash at any Halloween party!
Enchanting Fantasy Couples Halloween Costumes
95. The Sun and the Moon
Illuminate your Halloween night with The Sun and the Moon costume for couples or friends.
96. Voodoo Dolls Couple Costumes
These Voodoo dolls couple costumes are sure to cast a spell of fascination at any Halloween gathering. Why don’t you give it a try?
97. Magical Forest Fairies
You and your bestie can easily become magical forest fairies for Halloween this year! You’re going to look amazing!
98. Little Red Riding Hood and Big Bad Wolf
Bring to life the beloved fairy tale with Little Red Riding Hood and Big Bad Wolf couple costumes. These costumes are ideal for a night of trick-or-treating with the little ones!
Quick and Simple Fixes for Last-Minute Costumes
Running out of time to put together a Halloween costume? Don’t worry! Here are a few ideas pretty much everyone can do in no time with clothes and items already available in their closets!
99. Netflix and Chill Halloween Costume
The Netflix and Chill costume is here to save the day, if you’re looking for a quick costume combo. It’s the ultimate last-minute solution for couples who want to keep it fun and casual.
100. The Plug and Socket
Want to light up the Halloween party with your partner? Look no further than the plug and socket costume – a brilliant idea that’s sure to generate some sparks! Plus, it’s incredibly quick and easy to put together, even when you’re almost out of time.
101. Instagram Filter and Nofilter (or Selfie)
Represent the social media age we’re living in with a trendy couples’ Halloween costume that’s sure to be a hit both online and offline: the Instagram Filter and NoFilter hashtags (or Selfie)!
Sexy Couples Costumes
102. Cosmo and Wanda Halloween Costume
Be ready to grant wishes, spread joy, and capture the hearts of everyone at the party with these sexy Cosmo and Wanda Halloween costumes!
103. Captain Hook and Tinkerbell from ‘Peter Pan’
Sail off to Neverland with these sexy Captain Hook and Tinkerbell couples costume.
104. Sexy Deer and Hunter Couples Costume
This Halloween, bring a playful and sexy energy to the party with a naughty twist on the classic Deer and Hunter couples costume. It’s a costume that’s sure to turn heads around.
Couples Costumes – FAQ
What should me and my boyfriend dress up as for Halloween?
It’s already September and you’re probably wondering: what should I be for Halloween with my boyfriend? Well, prepare for a treat! Because the the options are as vast as a starry night sky and I’ve already done the hard work for you.
What can couples be for Halloween? Here are just a few from the 101+ couples’ Halloween costumes ideas you can find in the post above:
- Disney inspired Aladdin and Jasmine
- The phenomenal Joker and Harley Quinn
- The famous couple of Daenerys Targaryen and Jon Snow
- Your favorite childhood video game characters – Mario and Luigi
Just scroll up and pick an idea that fits you the best and have the best fun on Halloween!
What are some Halloween costume ideas for two?
I know that looking for a Halloween costume idea for you and your partner could be challenging, but here are a few options to consider:
- Bonnie and Clyde
- DIY Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich
- Morticia and Gomez Addams
- Harry Potter and Hermione Granger
If you check the list of ideas above in the post, I’m sure you’ll find inspiration for your Halloween night for sure!
Do couples need to match for Halloween?
My guess is that this question sparks heated discussions between more and more couples, as October approaches. So, let’s say it loud and clear: Should couples match for Halloween?
While matching costumes can be adorable and fun, they’re by no means a strict requirement.
Whether you decide to match, coordinate, or go your separate ways with costumes, what matters most is that you feel comfortable and excited about your Halloween outfit.
What can two best friends wear for Halloween?
If you find yourself wondering “what should me and my BFF be for Halloween?” I got you covered! Feel free to get dressed as anything you want!
Try to pick or tweak any of the 101+ couples costume ideas in the post above and I am sure, you’re going to be stars at your Halloween party!
Where to buy couples Halloween costumes?
There are plenty of places you can find fantastic couples Halloween costumes, like:
- Costume Shops
- Costume Rental Shops
- Online Retailers
- Party Supply Stores
- Thrift Stores
- Online Marketplaces
- DIY Costumes
Can a guy dress as a girl for Halloween?
Yes, absolutely! 31st October is all about:
- Creative costumes
- Scary makeup, and
- Tons of fun
So, if you’re a man and want to dress in a costume that turns you into a girl – go for it! It’s all up to you!
Is it OK to go to a costume party without a costume?
The short answer? Not really. Costume parties are all about, well, costumes!
Why Wearing a Costume Matters:
- Respect for the host and party theme
- Participation and interaction with the other guests at the party
- Contribute to the atmosphere
Make an effort to join the thematic fun, and if you can, plan ahead and embrace the opportunity to get into the Halloween spirit with a fantastic costume.
As we conclude our journey through 101+ spooktacular ideas for couples Halloween costumes, we hope your creative sparks are flying higher than a witch on a broomstick! Whether you opt for classic, DIY, or pop culture-inspired outfits, remember that the most important ingredient is having fun together.
So, grab your partner by the hand and start planning your Halloween adventure. And when October 31st arrives, don’t just dress up; become your costume, and let the magic of Halloween night sweep you away into a realm of unforgettable fun memories!