The top trending costume ideas for Halloween 2021 (PHOTOS)

Sep 28 2021, 7:33 pm

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Halloween 2021 is just around the corner, but you don’t need to wait until the last minute to figure out your costume.

The folks over at Spirit Halloween have come up with a list of their trendiest costumes in several different categories.

Along with the usual underworld creatures like skeletons, vampires, witches, and devils, Spirit Halloween’s list of trendy costumes for Halloween 2021 includes a variety of TV and movie characters and pop culture references.



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Featured under their “creepy families” category, Beetlejuice is among the top choices for Halloween 2021, at least if you want to be the ghost with the most.

Hocus Pocus

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It’s almost a sin to mention Halloween without talking about the classic ’90s flick Hocus Pocus.

One of the top choices for costumes this year is Adult Winifred from the iconic movie.

Cheetos Flamin’ Hot


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You’d have to really love Cheetos to dress up like this for Halloween.

Surprisingly, this is one of the most popular costume choices for 2021.

Avocado toast


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For all the millennial couples out there.

After all, you are what you eat.

Milk and cookies

milk cookies

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Another cute idea for couples that Spirit has highlighted as a trending pick.

Killer Klowns from Outer Space


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The Killer Klowns from the cult classic film Killer Klowns from Outer Space are expected to be a big hit for Halloween this year.



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Featured as part of Spirit Halloween’s ’90s throwback collection, the Teletubbies are apparently making a big comeback for Halloween 2021.

Space Jam

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Also featured in the throwback category, outfits from Space Jam will be a popular pick this year. Featured in the picture above is the modern take from the LeBron James Space Jam movie, but many people will be rocking the old-school Michael Jordan jerseys this Halloween.

Sexy Bernie Sanders

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Dolls Kill

Bernie Sanders became an instant meme when he infamously posed in mittens and a mask at Joe Biden’s inauguration.

Now you can be the legend himself, thanks to this costume from Dolls Kill.

Anime characters (Naruto, Dragon Ball Z, My Hero Academia)

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Anime characters are always a popular choice come Halloween time.

Pictured above is the legendary Saiyan, Goku, from Dragon Ball Z.

It’s likely that this costume has been purchased at least 9,000 times.

Harley Quinn

Harley Quinn

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Harley Quinn is always a popular choice come Halloween time, but this year, folks have a variety of different outfits to choose from, including several from the latest Suicide Squad movie.

Other top picks include the Care Bears, Bratz, Paw Patrol, pickles, bananas, and peanut butter & jelly sandwiches.

The possibilities are endless.

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