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Originally Published October 2, 2021. Updated October 4, 2022.
This year, many of the COVID regulations have been lifted all around the country. So, Halloween parties should be in full effect this year. This means there will be more need for adult Halloween costumes!
So this post will present some costumes for 2022. Start shopping early!
Adult Halloween Costumes for Women
Always a popular choice! but with the passing of Olivia Newton-John this year, you can pay tribute to her iconic character and let your inner Sandy free! Comes with a catsuit and jacket.
This costume is very popular among the people who have purchased it. You do need the shoes and stockings though!
This is the most comfortable and the most creepy costume out there!
Black Widow was a very popular movie this summer, and Marvel costumes are still very popular choices. I suspect there will be many “Black Widows” out and about this Halloween.
Another popular movie franchise. Wig and shoes are not included. These are only two of several different Harley Quinn costumes available.
Are you a fan of 101 Dalmatians? Here is a way to get your Dalmation outfit without harming the pups! Wig, shoes, and cigarette holder not included.
We have all seen Flo on the TV for years. Here is a cute and comfortable costume option. Remember the shirt and pants are not included.
Almost 30 years after the release of the movie Hocus Pocus, the sequel is on its way! Many people are anxiously awaiting this and will be looking at this costume for Halloween!
Don’t forget the wig to complete your look!
There’s no crying in baseball! And there’s no crying in this costume either! Shoes not included.
This is a beautiful dress costume. Pair it with the King Tut costume below. Sandals and headband not included.
Adult Halloween Costumes for Costumes for Men
This was a popular movie last year. Of course, it would be a popular costume now. Shoes not included.
Buzz Lightyear has been a popular character since the movie Toy Story was released. This year, there was a movie specifically about the space ranger, so interest in this costume may spike.
Last year, Squid Game was a hugely popular series on Netflix. With season two in the works, it’s still being talked about even now. Shoes not included.
Top Gun: Maverick was the most popular movie this summer. After watching the cool aerial acrobatics during this movie, you may want to dress like a top gun too! Shoes not included.
The House of the Dragon, a prequel to the Game of Throne series, tells the story of the House of Targaryen and this cool coat!
While Star Wars has been popular for more than 40 years, interest in Obi-Wan increased this year with the airing of the Obi-Wan Kenobi series this summer.
In my kids’ round-up post yesterday, I listed the Kids’ Flash costume. Here is the opportunity for adults to be able to live out their dreams of being the Flash.
Joe Exotic (The Tiger King) made a huge cultural splash when his show aired on Netflix last year. Now you can be part of the phenomenon. The shirt is not included.
This is an ideal costume for this time of year. And there is another Halloween movie coming out this year. Maybe this time it will truly be the end of Michael Myers?
This costume goes well with the Cleopatra costume for a themed party. Sandals not included.
This costume takes me back to the days of Run DMC and high school. The hat, glasses, and chain come separately.
I have always thought that the steampunk costumes for men were cool. The white shirt, wristband, and shoes are sold separately.
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*This post is just about costume ideas. I am not suggesting that you and your family go trick-or-treating or have any parties. Following the safety rules of the CDC or of your local jurisdiction is the most important.