Couple’s Costume Ideas Inspired By Our Fave Couples

What’s more fun than a Halloween couple’s costume? To help you figure it out, we’ve got some fun and out-of-the-box ideas for you inspired by our favorite on-screen couples.

By Nicole Andre2 min read
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Believe it or not, it’s already October. And so it’s time to start getting together your Halloween costumes if you haven’t already. Costumes are always more fun when you have someone to go with you, plus it opens up the options for what you can dress as. 

Grab your husband, boyfriend, or even just a willing male friend and try out one of these fun Halloween costume ideas inspired by some of our favorite movie and tv couples. 

Buttercup and Wesley from The Princess Bride

Who doesn’t love The Princess Bride? These costumes will have people saying “as you wish” all night long. 

Evie and Rick from The Mummy

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It’s the adventure movie that everybody loves (or that scarred you if you watched it a little too young). You can bet that this will be a hit at the Halloween party you’re headed to.

Luke and Lorelai from Gilmore Girls

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Everyone knows that the greatest television show for fall is Gilmore Girls. And Luke and Lorelai have always been fan favorites. You really can’t get any cuter with your couple’s costume than dressing like this beloved television couple. 

Nancy and Steve from Stranger Things 

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This one will be a hit with the younger crowd. For a Halloween costume that’s a timely pop-culture reference, this is a great pick.

Sandy and Danny from Grease

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Everyone’s favorite example of opposites attract, it’s Sandy and Danny from Grease. Whether you go for edgy Sandy or turn to good girl Sandy and her cheerleader outfit, Grease is always a hit. 

Mary Poppins and Bert from Mary Poppins

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A spoonful of sugar makes the medicine go down, and there’s no sweeter way to hand out candy this Halloween than in a couple’s costume as Mary Poppins and Bert. And if you happen to have a little guy to tag along as a penguin, all the better.

Holly Golightly and Paul Varjack from Breakfast at Tiffany’s

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One of my all time favorite old-timey movies is Breakfast at Tiffany’s. Whether you re-enact the famous five-and-dime shoplifting scene or you don Holly’s famous eye mask, this costume is easily recognizable and a sure hit for some Old Hollywood. 

Noah and Allie from The Notebook

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If you’re a bird, I’m a bird. This costume inspired by The Notebook is perfect for re-enacting your favorite rom-com scenes. You’ll have all your girlfriends swooning over this one. 

Buddy the Elf and Jovie from Elf

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Christmas costumes at Halloween are a bit ironic, but a whole lot of fun. And what could be better than dressing up as Buddy and Jovie? Plus, when you come back from your Halloween fun you can switch over to the next holiday and throw Elf on tv.

Hercules and Meg from Hercules

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This Disney movie couple’s costume is sure to make everyone swoon. It’ll have you singing “I Won’t Say I’m In Love” all night long.

Forrest Gump and Jenny from Forrest Gump

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Forrest Gump famously said, “I’m not a smart man, but I know what love is.” That makes this couple’s costume perfect for you and your husband or boyfriend. Plus, someone is sure to make your night more exciting by shouting “Run Forrest! Run!”

Woody and Jessie from Toy Story

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This easy Disney couple’s costume is great if you’re in a bind and need a quick costume. You can easily pick up the pieces at a local costume store. Or just try braids, boots, and cowboy hats for a really easy costume if you happen to have those items on hand already.

Jim and Pam from The Office

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For a sweet couple’s costume from everyone’s favorite couple from television, you have to go to Jim and Pam of The Office. And because it’s just normal workwear, this is a costume that’s easy to put together with a lot of the clothes you already have around anyway.

Closing Thoughts

I hope you got some fun ideas for cute couple’s costumes now that Halloween is fast approaching!

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