Halloween is upon us, and in the last few years, some of us haven’t been able to go full out like we’re used to. This year promises to be excellent, especially since Halloween falls on a weekend, but you still might be struggling with the perfect costume to wear out. Many of these costumes are easy to obtain, or you can DIY them if you’re on a budget. Read on for our list of the most popular Halloween costumes for 2021.
WandaVision was a hit on Disney+, and it won’t be surprising to see numerous people dress up as Wanda Maximoff in her multiple different outfits. Maybe you go for the classic Scarlet Witch look, tights included, or you choose an outfit from a classic 50’s sitcom that she wore during her first episode. Going as Wanda leaves a ton of options in the costume department, so have fun.
Estella Miller from Cruella
This year, Disney dropped their newest live-action villain movie, featuring Cruella, which is already a popular costume. Fans may change it up this year and go with an Estella Miller look instead that includes a lace face mask and some red lipstick. You can complete the look with a two-tone wig for the entire look.
Squid Game Characters – 2021 Most Popular Halloween Costumes
The popular Netflix show Squid Game blew up this month, so don’t be shocked to see fans rep a tracksuit to represent their favorite show. The costume is effortless, with white sneakers and a green tracksuit. If you want to don a red jumpsuit instead and mask, then you can be a guard.
Kim Kardashian at the Met Gala
Kim showed up to the Met Gala dressed head to toe in all black, not even showing her face. The outfit turned a lot of heads and got a lot of press, which is why we won’t be shocked to see it everywhere. The costume can easily be replicated too, get a full-body black jumpsuit, and you’re in the clear.
TikTok has taken to trend the infamous Princess Diana look of a crewneck paired with a pair of jogging shorts. Today, people are replicating the look for day-to-day outfits, but it will also be a super simple, cheap, and comfortable outfit to wear during Halloween.
Among Us Characters – 2021 Most Popular Halloween Costumes
This popular video game has many vibrant characters and is perfect for a family costume. You can easily buy this outfit from Amazon, and don’t be surprised to see a lot of kids running around in their favorite video game costume.
Star Wars is always popular in the costume department, but in the last few years, we’ve met newer characters that are taking the franchise to a whole new level. Anyone can dress up as The Mandalorian, and the great thing is there is even a costume that will fit over wheelchairs replicating the characters iconic Razor Crest Ship.
LeBron James in Space Jam
While today’s kids might not have seen the original Space Jam, they did get a newer version with great characters. There is a variety of Tune Squad merch available for kids and teens, which means a lot of Tune Squad Jerseys and Shorts are perfect for a Space Jam costume.
Lil Nas X – 2021 Most Popular Halloween Costumes
The rapper has had a variety of music videos release for his new album, all with unique looks. If you include his red carpet looks, this rapper has given everyone a lot of inspiration on what they can wear for Halloween to channel their own Montero look.
Sanderson Sisters from Hocus Pocus
With the announcement of a sequel coming, fans are even more on the Hocus Pocus bandwagon than before. Always a popular costume, kids, teens, and adults alike can rock one of their favorite sister’s witchy attires for the day for a unique and fun look.
As you can see, there is a wide variety of amazing Halloween costumes you can choose from this Halloween. Many of them are classic favorites, while others are newer pop culture phenomes through this last year.