Every year millions of people around the world cannot help but get excited as Halloween approaches. With a world of rapidly changing trends it can be tough to know what costumes are hot and which are not. Take a look and find which celebrity, or scary monster you want to be on Thursday 31st October 2013.
Morphsuits have quickly risen to being one of the most popular costumes worldwide, with the ability to turn you into an instant celebrity, and for this Halloween they are bringing the scare factor back to Halloween with this new limited edition monster collection.
With the trend towards wearable technology exploding (i.e. Google Glasses), this Halloween will see the first ever costumes that incorporate smartphone app animations, invented by Mark Rober a NASA scientist. Just imagine dressing as a Zombie doctor or pirate, but instead of simply using make up to create a chest wound, your iPhone runs an app displaying a beating heart to the other guests. You can toggle through 3 other different animations to show crawling maggots, tarantulas and wriggling snakes to blow peoples minds…! Simply download the FREE Morphsuits app, select your animation and get ready to be king of the party!
3- Miley Cyrus
The former Hannah Montana star is in the media on a daily basis, but lately for all of the wrong reasons. Miley will be everywhere you look this Halloween- through a combination of her remaining child fans, people mocking her recent antics and some odd, grown men.
4- Despicable Me 2 Minions
Despicable Me 2 has been one of 2013’s most popular films, with the minion characters taking the main focus. Toys, t-shirts and now Halloween costumes are expected to follow, and sell huge figures. The cuddly minions will be popular amongst children across the country.
Lets face it; toy soldier costumes have always been one of the most popular and fun group costumes to dominate a party, and this trend is only set to increase this year with the release of the new Call of Duty video game.
Game of Thrones has become one of televisions hottest shows, and Khaleesi has become the most loved character. The rise in her popularity has seen many starting to call their daughter by her name. With the show being the talk of the world, you can bet you’ll be surrounded by hundreds of Khaleesi costumes.
7- Iron Man
Iron Man is one of the worlds most popular, and loveable characters, but the 2013 release of Iron Man 3 should only see its demand increase. Labeled a cool, flashy and desirable costume, so why not be your favourite super hero?
Real transforming costumes are sure to be the award winning costume as this is the first Halloween they are available to buy with limited edition stock. Perfect for when you’re being chased by a gaggle of girls or the establishment or when you’re just at a party and want to blow party-goers minds with your transforming skillz.
9- Baby Shrek
Shrek has been one of most popular films for the last decade, and the demand to be Shrek is as hot as ever. Although he is supposed to be a scary ogre, he is loveable, friendly and cute. With this cuteness in mind, expect to see plenty of cute babies in a Shrek costume.
Batman has forever been a favourite cartoon character, and therefore a popular choice for a Halloween costume. Smart, stylish and sharp, Batman is the perfect choice for all the young and old males… A safe, but popular choice! Now all you need to do is find somebody to be Robin.
Halloween is all about having fun, but many want to look the part also, so these tips will help you to stay on top and get the costume that’s just right for you.