Fall signals many things – the end of summer, crispness in the air, the turning of the leaves, and football season! Teens go back to school and look for ways to fit in, stand out, and have fun in between all the learning. Are you looking for ways to make Halloween 2017 the year your teen falls in love with this dress-up holiday? Maybe your teenager is taking a younger sibling trick or treating and wants to get into the spirit of the holiday. They might also have invitations to one or more Halloween parties. These easy Halloween costume ideas can make sure they have a blast and dress for the occasion.
Whether your teenager is pulling together their own costume or buying a ready-made, commercial version, television and movie characters make great Halloween costumes. Teens can choose characters from trending programs such as Game of Thrones, Star Wars, Minions, and Harry Potter. Superheroes are also popular options, like Captain America, Wonder Woman, Power Rangers, and Spider Man.
Is your teen a fan of thrillers and suspense movies? The clown from It is terrifying on screen and sure to be a big trend this Halloween. How about movies and TV show zombies? They’re easy options and use mostly old clothes and makeup. Does your teen want a less frightening costume option? They may opt to go as they favorite entertainer, like Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, or Beyoncé. There are also plenty of cute animal costume ideas your teen can choose from. Many brick and mortar retailers have onesies for teens in popular characters like Dark Man, Pokémon, animal inspired onesies, and Disney characters.
Your teen might feel like they’ve outgrown trick or treating, but they won’t feel like they’ve outgrown Halloween. As they transition from going door to door and start to prefer partying with their friends, their costume choices will change, but their love of dressing up won’t. The choices above give you a lot of options and their teenage imagination will give you plenty more.