As soon as October the 1st hits, we paint our nails black, swoon over gothic wedding dresses and hang pumpkin bunting from our desks. Yep, here at Hitched we LOVE Halloween.
Whether you’re newly engaged, newlyweds or you’ve got a few years of marriage under your belt, there’s no better time to pull out all the stops on the fancy dress front than on the scariest holiday of the year.
From spooky makeup to Disney-inspired get-ups, here are the best couples Halloween costumes of 2019 for you to choose from. That best dressed award has your name on it…
Scary Couples Halloween Costumes
Halloween is the perfect excuse to scare the hell out of your friends.
Choose from one of these scary couples Halloween costume ideas and you’ll be well on your way.
1. Blood-Stained Couples Halloween Costume
This scary couples Halloween costume idea is really easy to achieve.
All you need is some old white clothes and plenty of fake blood! Decent makeup skills would come in pretty handy, too.
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2. Zombie Couples Halloween Costume
This couple have excelled in the scary couples Halloween costume stakes. The addition of the skull injections really set this look apart.
3. Clowns Couples Halloween Costume
Just us that thinks clowns have ultimate scare-factor? Nope, didn’t think so.
Dressing up as zombie clowns is sure to give your party guests a fright.
4. Skeletons Couples Halloween Costume
Keep things simple by picking up two skeleton bodysuits, darkening your eyes with a black eye shadow and back-combing your hair.
This scary couples Halloween costume idea is as easy as 1-2-3!
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5. Pennywise from IT Couples Halloween Costume
Take inspiration from IT and dress up as Pennywise this Halloween.
And yes, the red balloon is essential.
6. Day of the Dead Couples Halloween Costume
We love this Day of the Dead-inspired Halloween costume!
The devil is in the details here – aka, the makeup and accessories. You can totally get away with all-black outfits to save money.
7. Bride and Groom Couples Halloween Costume
Dig out an old white dress and splatter it with blood for the ultimate “wedding planning is taking its toll” get-up.
TOWIE’s Myles and Kady have gone the extra-mile with coloured contact lenses which finish their look to perfection.
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Cute Couples Halloween Costumes
Who says you have to be scary this Halloween? Choose from these cute couples Halloween costumes.
8. Scooby Doo Couples Halloween Costume
What a blast from the past!
We love this pair’s recreation of Shaggy and Scooby Doo… it’d be so cheap to put together, too.
9. Jack and Rose Couples Halloween Costume
Take inspiration from romantic classic Titanic and dress up as Jack and Rose this Halloween.
Super pale pressed powder is a must because, yanno… they got pretty cold.
10. Wonka Nerds Couples Halloween Costume
Release your inner nerd and dress up as Wonka Nerds with your other half.
All you’ll need is some thick-rimmed glasses, checked shirts and a cardboard box!
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11. Peter Pan and Tinkerbell Couples Halloween Costume
Peter Pan will forever be one of our favourite Disney films.
Use Halloween as an excuse to dress up as Peter Pan and Tinkerbell. We know you’ve always wanted to.
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12. NASA Couples Halloween Costume
Now this couples Halloween costume idea is seriously cool. If you’re hosting a celestial themed wedding, it’s the perfect way to set the tone!
Get your other half to don a spaceman costume while you adorn yourself in glitter and stars. You’ll look out of this world…
13. Jack and Jill Couples Halloween Costume
Jack and Jill went up the hill to attend a Halloween party!
This couples Halloween costume is inspired by one of our favourite childhood nursery rhymes. One thing’s for sure: no-one else will have thought of this idea.
14. Minions Couples Halloween Costume
How about dressing up as minions this Halloween? This couples costume idea would work equally as well with a group of friends… get the whole squad involved!
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Funny Couples Halloween Costumes
If you and your other half are the jokers of your friendship group, live up to your name with one of these funny couples Halloween costumes…
15. Velma and Daphne Couples Halloween Costume
One trip to your local vintage clothes store will have you decked out like Velma and Daphne from Scooby Doo. Fancy dress has never looked so stylish!
16. Filter and No Filter Couples Halloween Costume
We love this original idea for a couples Halloween costume!
One of you will be glammed up and accessorised like your favourite Snapchat filter while the other will be channelling an “I woke up like this” vibe. Instagram at the ready!
17. Google Maps Couples Halloween Costume
We couldn’t help but laugh when we stumbled across this Google Maps-inspired Halloween costume.
Customise the road names with those from the town you live in.
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18. Starbucks Couples Halloween Costume
Are you and your other half coffee addicts? Us too.
Take inspiration from your favourite hot beverage and dress up as a barista and an iced coffee this October. What a look.
19. Mario and Princess Peach Couples Halloween Costume
Mario Bros Halloween costumes will never get old.
Choosing to dress up as Princess Peach and Mario himself is a fail-safe choice. Oh, and if you’re double dating, get the other couple to dress up as Luigi and Princess Daisy!
20. Netflix and Chill Couples Halloween Costume
Did you leave things to the last minute? Fear not! You’ll have everything you need to pull off this funny couples Halloween costume at home.
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21. Pulp Fiction Couples Halloween Costume
What’s not to love about this Pulp Fiction Halloween costume? A little bit funny, a little bit sexy and a lot cool.
Disney Couples Halloween Costumes
Disney is the best. Channel your love for your favourite Disney characters into your couples Halloween costume…
22. Lilo and Stitch Halloween Costume
Cute! Lilo and Stitch was one of our firm favourites when we were younger, so we love this Halloween costume.
Now all you’ve got to do is decide who gets to be Stitch…
23. Aladdin and Jasmine Halloween Costume
If you and your other half are committed to looking your best this Halloween, dress up as Aladdin and Princess Jasmine.
This couple look seriously toned and tanned… now where did we put that St. Tropez?
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24. Beauty and the Beast Couples Halloween Costume
Beauty and the Beast is a classic idea for a couples Halloween costume.
Spook things up by adding fake blood and scary makeup.
25. Monsters Inc Couples Halloween Costume
Copy this couple’s Halloween costume idea and dress up as our favourite Monsters Inc. pair. How adorable!
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26. The Incredibles Couples Halloween Costume
What about dressing up as The Incredibles?! This couple look ready to save the day in their superhero get-ups.
27. Toy Story Couples Halloween Costume
Channel your inner cowgirl with this Toy Story couples Halloween costume. The perfect excuse to buy those Western winter boots you’ve been lusting over…
28. Alice in Wonderland Couples Halloween Costume
Wish your peers a happy Halloween from Wonderland and dress up as Alice and the Mad Hatter.
This couple look cute and sexy in equal parts.
Sexy Couples Halloween Costumes
If you and your other half are after costumes which ooze sex-appeal, then look no further than these sexy couples Halloween costumes.
29. Bride and Groom Couples Halloween Costume
This couple’s spooky take on a bride and groom get-up is great!
They’ve even invested in some super-scary contact lenses to make their eyes pop.
30. Dead Bonnie and Clyde Couples Halloween Costume
This Halloween, dress up as one of the most iconic couples in history.
Give Bonnie and Clyde a morbid make-over with bullet holes in your clothes and plenty of fake blood.
31. Prisoner and Prison Officer Couples Halloween Costume
There’s something super sexy about dressing up as a prison officer and inmate, don’t you think?
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32. Doctor and Nurse Couples Halloween Costume
The whole ‘doctor and nurse thing’ has been done time and time again, so if it’s your costume of choice this year, you’ve got to do it well.
Follow in the footsteps of this pair who have splashed out on full costumes, props and fake blood.
33. Pirates of the Caribbean Couples Halloween Costume
Ahoy! Set sail this Halloween as the Pirates of the Caribbean. It’s super easy to add an injection of horror to this costume idea.
Just remember – it’s all in the props!
34. Devils Couples Halloween Costume
Sexy, simple and cheap to put together. There’s so much to love about this red devil couples Halloween costume.
Pick up your devil’s horns here.
35. Suicide Squad Couples Halloween Costume
Bring it right up to date and dress up as Harley Quinn and the Joker this Halloween.
This might have been done a lot circa 2016, but there’s still life left in the scary pair yet!
Couples Halloween Makeup Ideas
Sometimes, keeping things simple is best. If you want an understated Halloween look, choose from these couples Halloween makeup ideas.
36. Creepy Skeletons Couples Halloween Makeup
You don’t need to go for a full blown costume if your makeup does all the talking.
Dress head-to-toe in black then transform your face into a skeleton. The pair of you will be unrecognisable!
37. Little Red Riding Hood Couples Halloween Makeup
If you have a bit more cash to splash, invest in a full Little Red Riding Hood costume (there are lots out there!).
It’s all in the make-up with this look. Make sure you pick up some stick-on-wounds and fake blood to really scare your fellow party-goers!
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38. Egyptian Pharaoh Couples Halloween Makeup
Pretty much the only skill you need to pull off this Halloween makeup look is that of a steady hand.
Once you’ve mastered the art of the eyeliner flick, you’re away!
39. Day of the Dead Couples Halloween Makeup
We’re obsessed with this OTT Day of the Dead-inspired makeup look.
The stick-on gems are a great touch! Pick up some similar ones here.
40. Clowns Couples Halloween Makeup
We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: clowns are creepy.
Dress in all-black and focus your energies on recreating this simple yet oh-so-effective makeup look. We love it!
41. Medusa and the Stone Statue Couples Halloween Makeup
Granted, our makeup skills might not be quite up to scratch to recreate this look, but we had to include it all the same.
This couple’s idea of dressing up as Medusa and the Stone Statue is so original!
42. Skeletons Couples Halloween Makeup
Keep your couples Halloween costume subtle with some understated skeleton-inspired makeup.
These guys look great!
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If these ideas for couples Halloween costumes don’t fully satisfy your Halloween obsession, why not throw a Halloween themed hen party? Or better still, plan your whole wedding around a Halloween theme!