Cheap and easy Halloween costumes for when you’re on a budget

Looking for a cheaper way to enjoy Halloween? Here are a bunch of costumes you can put together with things you already own!

Halloween is easily one of the most fun times of the year, especially if you love dressing up!

As much as we love Halloween, we don’t love how much it costs to buy a brand new costume every year. So if you’re looking to save some cash this Halloween, we’ve put together a list of costumes that are easy to make from things you already own!

Scroll down to see our list of cheap and easy Halloween costumes as well as our recommended retailers if you do need to get those finishing touches for a bargain!

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1. boohoo
Where's Wally?

  • What you already have: Blue jeans, plain black 3D glasses that you get from the cinema (just poke the lenses out)
  • What you might need: A red-and-white-striped shirt

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2. Wilko

  • What you have already: A red top, white pants, shorts or skirt
  • What you might need: White paper, black paper and glue to make the button. Sellotape to attach it

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3. Wayfair
A ghost

  • What you have already: An old white sheet, scissors to cut eye holes
  • What you might need: Nothing

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4. Hobbycraft
Ralph Wiggum’s Idaho costume

  • What you already have: Blue shirt, blue jeans.
  • What you might need: Paper, pen and safety pins.

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5. Nasty Gal
Cat Burglar

  • What you already have: Black top or striped top, black pants or jeans
  • What you might need: A black mask, black cat ears

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6. PrettyLittleThing
Ancient Greek or Roman

  • What you already have: A sheet to tie like a toga
  • What you might need: A leaf crown or gold belt

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7. Sports Direct

  • What you already have: Black blazer, black pants, white shirt
  • What you might need: Superman tee, black framed glasses

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8. Accessorize
Audrey Hepburn

  • What you already have: A black dress, big sunglasses
  • What you might need: A tiara, fake pearls, black gloves

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9. Amazon

  • What you already have: A black dress
  • What you might need: Stripey or black long socks, a witch’s hat

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Tom Cruise from Risky Business

  • What you already have: A white shirt, white boxer briefs
  • What you might need: Black Wayfarers

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11. Missguided

  • What you already have: Pink clothes. Everything
  • What you might need: A blonde wig

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12. allbeauty

  • What you already have: Lots of makeup, black clothes
  • What you might need: Nothing!

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13. Wilko

  • What you already have: Old clothes to tear up
  • What you might need: Fake blood

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14. ASOS

  • What you already have: A red bodysuit, red shorts
  • What you might need: A red whistle

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