55 Best Couples Costumes for Halloween 2018

It takes two to pull off these sometimes cute, sometimes spooky, always easy ideas.

Halloween 2018
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You always have great ideas for Halloween costumes — until you try to think of a clever couple costume for you and your partner, and then your mind goes blank. Don't worry. We've put this year's best costume ideas for duos all in one place!

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Elastigirl and Mr. Incredible Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Elastigirl and Mr. Incredible Costumes

Dress up as the most lovable superhero couple if only for the opportunity to legitimately ask, "Honey, where is my super suit?"

, $90

, $80

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Goose and Maverick Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Goose and Maverick Costumes

Tom Cruise and Anthony Edwards would do a double-take if they saw you in these fighter pilot costumes.

What you'll need: aviator jumpsuit ($64, ), aviator sunglasses ($5, ), "Goose" and "Maverick" iron-on patches ($9, )

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Robin Hood and Maid Marian Halloween Costumes for Couples
Robin Hood and Maid Marian Costumes

A classic! This famous pair is immediately recognizable, especially if Robin Hood carries around a toy bow and arrow.

, $33 and up

, $30 and up

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Bob Ross and a Happy Little Tree Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Bob Ross and Happy Little Tree Costumes

This DIY-friendly idea is all the throwback fun you need this year. Not to mention, it requires just a few items to recreate the iconic painting TV personality's look.

What you'll need: craft leaves ($10, ) curly brown wig ($13, )

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Milk and Cookies Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Milk and Cookies Costumes


Some things just go together, but this classic food pair is oh-so sweeter than salt and pepper.

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Party Animals Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Party Animal Costumes

File this under "easiest Halloween costumes to put together at the last minute." Just pick up a pair of animal masks and put on your best duds.

What you'll need: wild animal masks ($17 for 50, )

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Katy Perry and Left Shark Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Katy Perry and Left Shark Costumes

The 2015 Super Bowl's most memorable moment lives on. One of you can sport a , and the other can turn a white dress into a DIY masterpiece with red, yellow, and blue .

, $73

, $19

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Oreo Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Oreo Costumes


Give it up for milk’s favorite cookie! Sandwiched together, you’re double-stuffed variety. (No judgement if you pour something other than milk in your party cups.)

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Patti Mayonnaise and Doug Funnie Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Patti Mayonnaise and Doug Funnie Costumes

One of the most famous almost-but-not-quite couples of the '90s, this cute cartoon duo warmed the hearts of kids and adults alike. The best part of these costumes is how comfy they are — and totally simple to assemble.

What you'll need: yellow wig ($14, ), blue skirt ($14 and up, ), green sweater vest ($23 and up, )

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Sarah and Winifred Sanderson Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Sarah and Winifred Sanderson Costumes

There’s Glinda, Hermione, and Sabrina … Then there’s Bette Midler and SJP as two of most iconic fictional witches of all time. Grab your girlfriend and dress up as the spellbinding Sanderson sisters from Hocus Pocus.

, $40

, $100

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Crayola Crayons Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Crayola Crayon Costumes

Color us impressed with this nostalgic idea. Dress baby in and you’ll cover even more of the rainbow.

, $35

, $35

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Gamora and Star-Lord Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Gamora and Star-Lord Costumes

He's the Chris Pratt to your Zoe Saldana, although hopefully a better ending awaits. The good news is that people will have had plenty of time to watch Avengers: Infinity War, so let your spoiler-filled fan theories fly.

, $65

, $42

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Soap and Loofah Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Soap and Loofah Costumes


The balloon "bubbles" take this squeaky-clean ensemble to the next level.

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Gaston and Belle Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Gaston and Belle Costumes

No one's slick as Gaston, no one's quick as Gaston, no one wins Halloween like Gaston! Yes, he’s the villain, but he also has the catchiest song in Beauty and the Beast. (Sorry, Belle.)

, $50

, $70

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Arnold and Helga Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Arnold and Helga Costumes

Hey '90s kids! If you’re kinda obsessed with your crush, then these cartoon frenemies fit the bill.

, $40

, $40

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9 Cute Costumes for Couples

You and your partner are bound to win "Best Dressed" with these clever ideas. And keep clicking ahead for more couples costumes!

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Joyce Byers and Jim Hopper Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Joyce Byers and Jim Hopper Costumes

Last year you were Eleven and Mike. Now ship your other favorite Stranger Things couple by dressing up as Joyce and Jim.

, $56

, $20

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Ghostbusters Halloween Costumes for Couples
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We apologize if the theme song is now permanently stuck in your head, but that's honestly one of the best parts of dressing up as these spirit-catching scientists.

, $60

, $40

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Meme Costumes
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"The Dress" Costumes

The epic optical battle continues in your next Halloween costume. Pick your side and DIY the dress(es) that divided the world.

What you'll need: blue or white dress ($13 and up, ), black lace ribbon ($6, ), gold lace ribbon ($10, )

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Star Trek Crew Members Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Star Trek Costumes

Beam us up, Scotty. Join the Starfleet with a pair of iconic sci-fi costumes worthy of a spot on the Enterprise.

, $69

, $74

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Waldo and Wenda Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Waldo and Wenda Costumes

Recruit two of your friends to dress up as and and you’ll have everyone at the party looking for you.

, $20

, $35

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Dancing Girls Emoji Costume
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Dancing Duo Emoji Costumes

For a duo that's super in sync, these matching dancer costumes are easy to put together. All you need to do is practice that pointed left foot and you'll be ready for your Instagram-worthy shot.

What you'll need: black t-shirt ($17 and up, ), black shorts ($16, ), black socks ($8, ), black bunny ears ($10, )

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Mary Poppins and Bert Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Mary Poppins and Bert Costumes

Chim, chim, cher-ee! In honor of Mary Poppins returning to the big screen this winter, these costumes will have the whole neighborhood singing their favorite songs from the original film.

What you'll need: chimney sweep broom ($9, ), floral tapestry bag ($58, )

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Eclipse Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Eclipse Costumes

As seen on Kathie Lee & Hoda! GolfHr Style Director Lori Bergamotto got glammed up in gold to portray the sun and recruited her husband, Nick, to be the moon, occasionally crossing in front of her for full effect.

What you'll need: gold sequin dress ($53 and up, ), silver sweatsuit ($10, ), inflatable Earth ($16, )

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Louise and Tina Belcher Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Louise and Tina Belcher Costumes

Forget the show’s namesake for a moment. Louise and Tina are the real stars of Bob’s Burgers.

, $48

, $55

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Gomez and Morticia Addams Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Gomez and Morticia Addams Costumes

Be cute and creepy by dressing up as the heads of the Addams household in a pinstripe suit and a sexy black dress. And if you're looking for a Morticia makeup tutorial, don't worry — .

What you'll need: long black wig ($19, ), Morticia dress ($19 and up, ), men's gangster costume ($38, ), Gomez wig ($12, )

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Couple Holding Hands Emoji Costume
Couple Holding Hands Emoji Costumes

A pink dress, blue shirt and tan pants are all you need to complete this easy-peasy couple costume.

What you'll need: pink dress ($18, ), blue t-shirt ($6 and up, ), tan pants ($49, )

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Chip and Joanna Gaines Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Chip and Joanna Gaines Costumes

Add a hammer, a drill, and a few more HGTV-inspired items, and you'll be ready for Demo Day in these Fixer Upper-inspired looks.

What you'll need: grey T-shirt ($9, ), zip-up fleece ($15, ), work gloves ($15, )

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Emojis Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Laughing Emoji Costumes

$10 each

You text each other emojis all day long. Now you can both be a "Face With Tears of Joy."

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Danny and Sandy Halloween Costumes for Couples
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Danny and Sandy Costumes

Grab the one that you want and dress up as Danny and Sandy from the final scene of Grease.

What you'll need: faux leather leggings ($13, ), T-Birds jacket ($35, )

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