8 Halloween Costumes That Spell Fashion With A Capital F

Eliza Huber
·7 mins read

Halloween is only a few weeks away, which means it's time to get serious about the OTT costumes we are going to pull out for the occasion. And since fashion month is fresh in our minds — Paris Fashion Week ended only days ago — we decided that this year, we'd plan a full fashion-themed All Hallow's Eve — even if it will live only on Zoom. Think Miuccia Prada and Raf Simmons together at Prada, old Céline vs. new Celine (can we call it new still?), and Gucci's iconic head accessories. Also included in the mix are, of course, Rihanna's second Savage x Fenty show with Amazon Prime Video, which premiered last week, and #GanniGirls.

While spending $11,000 on a 3D-printed head like Jared Leto did for the Met Gala would be overkill, we can suggest some easier-to-manage costume ideas that still spell Fashion with a capital F.

Ahead, check out 8 fashion-forward Halloween costumes that are sure to get you that best-dressed award at every soiree come October 31st.

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<h2>Savage X Fenty Vol. 2 Show</h2><br>Last week, Rihanna, along with some of her closest pals, including Paloma Elsesser, Lizzo, Normani, Bella Hadid, and Willow Smith, returned to the stage for the second annual Savage x Fenty runway show, which was released in over 200 countries via Amazon Prime Video. For the occasion, each of the many celebrity guests got dressed up in Savage x Fenty lingerie — some in bright colors, others in all black. And now, since every piece from the show is being sold on Amazon Prime and Savagex.com, you can do the same... on Halloween. To recreate the looks from the Vol. 2 show, just pick your favorite Savage x Fenty look and away you go.<span class="copyright">Photo: Kevin Mazur.</span>

Savage X Fenty Vol. 2 Show


Last week, Rihanna, along with some of her closest pals, including Paloma Elsesser, Lizzo, Normani, Bella Hadid, and Willow Smith, returned to the stage for the second annual Savage x Fenty runway show, which was released in over 200 countries via Amazon Prime Video. For the occasion, each of the many celebrity guests got dressed up in Savage x Fenty lingerie — some in bright colors, others in all black. And now, since every piece from the show is being sold on Amazon Prime and Savagex.com, you can do the same... on Halloween. To recreate the looks from the Vol. 2 show, just pick your favorite Savage x Fenty look and away you go.Photo: Kevin Mazur.
<br><br><strong>Savage x Fenty</strong> Savage Not Sorry Lace Bodysuit, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.savagex.com%2Fshop%2Fsavage-not-sorry-lace-bodysuit-li2042934-7249-10816120%3Fpsrc%3Dbrowse_show" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Savage x Fenty" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Savage x Fenty</a>


Savage x Fenty Savage Not Sorry Lace Bodysuit, $, available at Savage x Fenty
<br><br><strong>Savage x Fenty</strong> Commitment Issues Suspender Body Stocking, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.savagex.com%2Fshop%2Fcommitment-issues-suspender-body-stocking-li2043675-7249-10726186%3Fpsrc%3Dbrowse_show" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Savage x Fenty" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Savage x Fenty</a>


Savage x Fenty Commitment Issues Suspender Body Stocking, $, available at Savage x Fenty
<h2>Miuccia Prada & Raf Simons, Co-Creative Directors At Prada</h2><br>When the news broke in February that <a href="https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/2020/02/9457727/raf-simons-miuccia-prada-co-creative-directors-announcement" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Raf Simons would be joining Miuccia Prada as her co-creative director at Prada" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Raf Simons would be joining Miuccia Prada as her co-creative director at Prada</a>, the fashion world had high hopes — and the duo didn't disappoint. At <a href="https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/2020/09/10055844/spring-2021-milan-fashion-week-trends" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Milan Fashion Week" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Milan Fashion Week</a>, during their first runway show as partners, Prada and Simons put forth the best qualities of their individual aesthetics, together forming an unstoppable fashion empire. So, naturally, we want to honor their hard work this Halloween. To recreate the two designers, as they told the world in a Q&A following the show, wear a white, pleated skirt with a blue sweater for Miuccia and black trousers and a shirt (yes, that's all he said) for Raf. Easy enough. <span class="copyright">Photo: Sean Zanni/Getty Images.</span>

Miuccia Prada & Raf Simons, Co-Creative Directors At Prada


When the news broke in February that Raf Simons would be joining Miuccia Prada as her co-creative director at Prada, the fashion world had high hopes — and the duo didn't disappoint. At Milan Fashion Week, during their first runway show as partners, Prada and Simons put forth the best qualities of their individual aesthetics, together forming an unstoppable fashion empire. So, naturally, we want to honor their hard work this Halloween. To recreate the two designers, as they told the world in a Q&A following the show, wear a white, pleated skirt with a blue sweater for Miuccia and black trousers and a shirt (yes, that's all he said) for Raf. Easy enough. Photo: Sean Zanni/Getty Images.
<br><br><strong>Uniqlo</strong> Supima Cotton Stretch Long-Sleeve Shirt, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.uniqlo.com%2Fus%2Fen%2Fwomen-supima-cotton-stretch-long-sleeve-shirt-424649COL00SMA003000.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Uniqlo" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Uniqlo</a>


Uniqlo Supima Cotton Stretch Long-Sleeve Shirt, $, available at Uniqlo
<br><br><strong>H&M</strong> Creased Pants, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww2.hm.com%2Fen_us%2Fproductpage.0909721001.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:H&M" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">H&M</a>


H&M Creased Pants, $, available at H&M
<br><br><strong>Uniqlo</strong> Extra Fine Merino Crew Neck Sweater, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.uniqlo.com%2Fus%2Fen%2Fwomen-extra-fine-merino-crew-neck-sweater-418668COL69SMA004000.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Uniqlo" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Uniqlo</a>


Uniqlo Extra Fine Merino Crew Neck Sweater, $, available at Uniqlo
<br><br><strong>Violeta By Mango</strong> Pleated Midi Skirt, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fshop.mango.com%2Fus%2Fplus-size%2Fskirts-midi%2Fpleated-midi-skirt_77050554.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Mango" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Mango</a>


Violeta By Mango Pleated Midi Skirt, $, available at Mango
<h2>New Celine vs. Old Céline</h2><br>No fashion Halloween round-up would be complete without an old Céline vs. new Celine couple costume. One of the most divisive fashion switch-ups in history, the Phoebe-to-Hedi transition even managed to garner its own <a href="https://www.instagram.com/oldceline/" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Instagram account" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Instagram account</a>, with 343K Philo stans following along.

New Celine vs. Old Céline


No fashion Halloween round-up would be complete without an old Céline vs. new Celine couple costume. One of the most divisive fashion switch-ups in history, the Phoebe-to-Hedi transition even managed to garner its own Instagram account, with 343K Philo stans following along.
After you and your fashion BFF stop fighting over who gets to be old Céline, one of you is going to have to face reality and get Hedi'd. Throw on a leather vest, a micro mini dress, and some grunge moto boots, and you've got the look down. If you want to take it up a notch, you can add a '50s-era headpiece and dark sunglasses for effect.<br><br><strong>Kedera</strong> Motorcycle Biker Faux Leather Sleeveless Vest, $, available at <a href="https://www.amazon.com/Kedera-Motorcycle-Leather-Sleeveless-Pockets/dp/B07SLRDXVQ/ref=sr_1_14?dchild=1&keywords=vegan+leather+vest&qid=1602252731&sr=8-14" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Amazon" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Amazon</a>
After you and your fashion BFF stop fighting over who gets to be old Céline, one of you is going to have to face reality and get Hedi'd. Throw on a leather vest, a micro mini dress, and some grunge moto boots, and you've got the look down. If you want to take it up a notch, you can add a '50s-era headpiece and dark sunglasses for effect.

Kedera Motorcycle Biker Faux Leather Sleeveless Vest, $, available at Amazon
<br><br><strong>NastyGal</strong> Big Love Velvet Mini Dress, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.nastygal.com%2Fbig-love-velvet-mini-dress%2FAGG61689.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:NastyGal" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">NastyGal</a>


NastyGal Big Love Velvet Mini Dress, $, available at NastyGal
<br><br><strong>Zara</strong> High Shaft Low Heel Laced Boots, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.zara.com%2Fus%2Fen%2Fhigh-shaft-low-heel-laced-boots-p12054610.html%3Fv1%3D58489471%26v2%3D1549252" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Zara" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Zara</a>


Zara High Shaft Low Heel Laced Boots, $, available at Zara
To embody the magic of old Céline this Halloween, you want to look effortlessly cool, like you threw these oversized, muted pieces together in 30 seconds or less despite the fact that you've been trying on different combinations for the last two weeks. <br><br><strong>Uniqlo</strong> Extra Fine Merino Ribbed Turtleneck Sweater, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.uniqlo.com%2Fus%2Fen%2Fwomen-extra-fine-merino-ribbed-turtleneck-sweater-418673COL09SMA004000.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Uniqlo" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Uniqlo</a>
To embody the magic of old Céline this Halloween, you want to look effortlessly cool, like you threw these oversized, muted pieces together in 30 seconds or less despite the fact that you've been trying on different combinations for the last two weeks.

Uniqlo Extra Fine Merino Ribbed Turtleneck Sweater, $, available at Uniqlo
<br><br><strong>Amazon Essentials</strong> Regular-Fit Long-Sleeve Poplin Shirt, $, available at <a href="https://www.amazon.com/Amazon-Essentials-Regular-Fit-Long-Sleeve-X-Large/dp/B06XWMN2SF/ref=sr_1_21" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Amazon" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Amazon</a>


Amazon Essentials Regular-Fit Long-Sleeve Poplin Shirt, $, available at Amazon
<br><br><strong>Gloria Vanderbilt</strong> Plus Size Amanda Trouser Pant, $, available at <a href="https://www.amazon.com/Gloria-Vanderbilt-Womens-Amanda-Trouser/dp/B079ZZC81S/ref=sr_1_9" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Amazon" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Amazon</a>


Gloria Vanderbilt Plus Size Amanda Trouser Pant, $, available at Amazon
<br><br><strong>Fashionary Design</strong> Crystal Rhinestone Bra Body Chain, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.etsy.com%2Flisting%2F761386785%2Fcrystal-rhinestone-bra-chain-body" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Etsy" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Etsy</a>


Fashionary Design Crystal Rhinestone Bra Body Chain, $, available at Etsy
<br><br><strong>Madewell</strong> Linen-Blend Ruffle-Cuff Wrap Dress, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.madewell.com%2Flinen-blend-ruffle-cuff-wrap-dress-99105882287.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Madewell" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Madewell</a>


Madewell Linen-Blend Ruffle-Cuff Wrap Dress, $, available at Madewell
<br><br><strong>Blick</strong> Creativity Street Pulp Masks, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.dickblick.com%2Fproducts%2Fcreativity-street-pulp-masks%2F" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Blick" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Blick</a>


Blick Creativity Street Pulp Masks, $, available at Blick
<br><br><strong>Coca-Cola</strong> Coca-Cola 12 Fl Oz Cans, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.target.com%2Fp%2Fcoca-cola-12pk-12-fl-oz-cans%2F-%2FA-12953464" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Target" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Target</a>


Coca-Cola Coca-Cola 12 Fl Oz Cans, $, available at Target
<br><br><strong>H&M</strong> 2-pack Jersey Tank Tops, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww2.hm.com%2Fen_us%2Fproductpage.0736870005.html" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:H&M" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">H&M</a>


H&M 2-pack Jersey Tank Tops, $, available at H&M
<br><br><strong>BDG</strong> Petite High-Waisted Baggy Jean – Medium Wash, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.urbanoutfitters.com%2Fshop%2Fbdg-petite-high-waisted-baggy-jean-medium-wash%3Fcategory%3Djeans-for-women%26color%3D093%26type%3DREGULAR%26quantity%3D1" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Urban Outfitters" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Urban Outfitters</a>


BDG Petite High-Waisted Baggy Jean – Medium Wash, $, available at Urban Outfitters
<br><br><strong>Ganni</strong> Seersucker Check Dress, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ganni.com%2Fus%2Fseersucker-check-dress-F4881.html%3Fdwvar_F4881_color%3DMulticolour" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Ganni" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Ganni</a>


Ganni Seersucker Check Dress, $, available at Ganni
<br><br><strong>New Balance</strong> Grey Made In US 990 v5 Sneakers, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ssense.com%2Fen-us%2Fwomen%2Fproduct%2Fnew-balance%2Fgrey-made-in-us-990-v5-sneakers%2F5399471" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:SSENSE" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">SSENSE</a>


New Balance Grey Made In US 990 v5 Sneakers, $, available at SSENSE
<br><br><strong>VeraQueen</strong> Off Shoulder Tulle Long Prom Dress, $, available at <a href="https://www.amazon.com/VeraQueen-Womens-Strapless-Homecoming-Shoulder/dp/B07RJQJ51X/ref=sr_1_8?dchild=1&keywords=VICKYBEN&qid=1602256453&sr=8-8&th=1" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Amazon" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Amazon</a>


VeraQueen Off Shoulder Tulle Long Prom Dress, $, available at Amazon
<br><br><strong>OneJollyGift</strong> Personalized Embroidered Valentine Hearts, $, available at <a href="https://www.amazon.com/Personalized-Embroidered-Valentine-Conversation-Expression/dp/B083RMJVSL/ref=sr_1_2?dchild=1&keywords=Iron-On+Conversation+Hearts&qid=1602256824&sr=8-2" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Amazon" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Amazon</a>


OneJollyGift Personalized Embroidered Valentine Hearts, $, available at Amazon
<br><br><strong>Silverscreen</strong> Jennifer Lopez Sexy Color Poster Busty Dress, $, available at <a href="https://www.amazon.com/Jennifer-Lopez-Color-Poster-Busty/dp/B00MQSJHCG/ref=sr_1_4?dchild=1&gclid=CjwKCAjwlID8BRAFEiwAnUoK1R_raCwe31npchjkLpyIBcfSkc8sWC4wEp-ijMGdx5LPjiYAdyt5gxoC3QMQAvD_BwE&hvadid=396197905142&hvdev=c&hvlocphy=9004339&hvnetw=g&hvqmt=e&hvrand=15968624916666867699&hvtargid=kwd-836044174533&hydadcr=7468_9611939&keywords=jlo+versace+dress+costume&qid=1602259211&sr=8-4&tag=googhydr-20" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Amazon" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Amazon</a>


Silverscreen Jennifer Lopez Sexy Color Poster Busty Dress, $, available at Amazon
<br><br><strong>Vince Camuto</strong> Lauralie Ankle Strap Sandal, $, available at <a href="https://go.skimresources.com/?id=30283X879131&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.nordstrom.com%2Fs%2Fvince-camuto-lauralie-ankle-strap-sandal-women%2F5257926%3Forigin%3Dkeywordsearch-personalizedsort%26breadcrumb%3DHome%252FAll%2520Results%26color%3Dgreen%2520tea%2520patent%2520leather" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:Nordstrom" class="link rapid-noclick-resp">Nordstrom</a>


Vince Camuto Lauralie Ankle Strap Sandal, $, available at Nordstrom

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