Adult Halloween Costumes
Halloween is that supernatural time of year when you can transform into something entirely different. For ideas, browse our handmade costume tutorials to become an evil queen, a magnificent Madame Butterfly, a powerful vampire, or a ghostly figure wrapped in a shawl of spiders.
Martha Stewart's Halloween Costumes Through the Years
Over the years, Martha has both spooked and delighted audiences and readers with her creative Halloween costumes. Which one do you find most appealing -- or appalling?AdvertisementAdvertisementPost
13 Food-Inspired Halloween Costumes That We Can't Stop Drooling Over
Just wait until you see the trio of babies dressed as condiments!
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Homemade Halloween Costumes for Adults
Martha loves Halloween. And that sentiment is reflected in the many costumes our editors have created throughout the years. From ghoulish to sweet, here are some of our favorites.
No-Sew Halloween Costumes
Transform into your Halloween character this year by applying spooky, dramatic, or shimmering makeup with our step-by-step instructions.
3 Halloween Hair Tricks You Can Make in Under 5 MinutesThe scariest thing on Halloween is finding yourself without a costume! We promise that there's no need to ransack your closet. Erin Furey, host of "DIY Style," demonstrates that all you need is hair and a few minutes. The results are seriously unbeweavable.
Breakfast At Zombie's: Michelle Phan's Halloween MakeupOne of Hollywood's most iconic figures is given a hair-raising Halloween twist when Michelle Phan goes "zombie glam."
Get Wild: Theodore Leaf's Woodland Creature Halloween CostumeWhen he accepts Martha's "Shriek or Chic" challenge to design an elaborate Halloween costume, stylist Theodore Leaf gets a little "foxy."
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Banned: This is One Halloween Costume You Won't See This Year
In one county, those who break this law will be fined $150.Post
You Have to See Martha's Halloween Costumes — Both of Them!
That spooky, blood-splattered nurse transformation is making us do a double take.Post
Surprise! Bette Midler is Back in Her Iconic "Hocus Pocus" Costume
Bow down to the baddest witch of them all.Post
This is a Surprise: What Everyone is Doing for Their Halloween Costumes This Year
Some of the most popular costumes this year can be made last-minute!Article
Crocheted Yarn Wig
Can't find the perfect hairdo for your Halloween costume? Enter: the Hallowig, a silly handmade hat crocheted to fit you perfectly.Post
4 Stylish Halloween Costumes You Already Have in Your Closet
For each of these ideas, all you need to do is tweak a few articles of clothing.Post
See How This Dad Made a "Star Wars" Costume Out of Household Supplies
He used foam board and paper cups.Post
Watch How to Do 3-D Ghost Nails in Under 2 Minutes
There's a trick to it.Post
1 Mask, 3 Ways: Make Your Own Woodland Animal Disguise
We used a unique crafting material to give them an authentic "woodsy" look.Post
Everyone's Talking About This Woman and Her Dog in "Wayne's World" Halloween Costumes
These two are ready to party on!Post
Can't Decide on a Halloween Costume? Ask Yourself These 7 Questions
We're here to help you narrow down on that one "perfect" idea.Post
This Crocheted E.T. Costume Cost Less Than $10 to Make
We think it's pretty out of this world.Article
Rain Cloud Costume
Get ready to take the world by storm! This paper pom-pom headpiece is light as air, and stands out as a nod to Prince's "Purple Rain."Post
5 Trending Costumes We Saw at NYFW's First-Ever Halloween Show
And all of them were glittery, glamorous, and absolutely genius.Post
8 Questions Every Halloween-Costume DIYer Asks Herself at Some Point
It's literally a week before Halloween, and you still haven't figured out your costume yet? Get ready to experience all the stages of costume-making stress while you race toward having a worthy garment by the 31st!AdvertisementAdvertisementGallery
10 Most Popular Halloween Costumes (and How Martha Made Them Better than Everyone Else's!)
Bats, spiders, witches ... they are the go-to costumes of the season. And for a good reason! Of course, Martha Stewart has a habit of elevating creative costumes to another level. Here is how to give your favorite Halloween costumes a touch of Martha magic.Video
3 Braided Hair Halloween CostumesHalloween sneaks up on us every year so we've got a great solution to creating an insta-costume in a snap! A little bit of wire braided into your hair can create dozens of looks, here are just a couple of the great things you can experiment with!Article
Ready to get wild? Kids will love transforming into playful animals with these masks made from paper plates.Post
Funky Halloween Nail Art Tutorial by Artist Kim Bui
Artist Kim Bui accepted Martha's "Shriek or Chic" challenge, and we have to admit -- she totally nailed it.See More