If, like me, you’d rather not spend an exorbitant amount of money on an absurd prepackaged sexy cat costume, you really, really don’t have to.
Rather, opt for a stylish costume and invest in great pieces of clothing that you can easily wear again after Nov. 1 — and not just to a costume fete.
Because wouldn’t you rather own a great vintage 1920s dress rather than a pop-up costume store’s sad attempt to turn you into a flapper girl for $39.99?
Thought so. And with that, here are a few stylish costume ideas that may just justify buying a few new wardrobe staples.
This stylish singer has such a distinctive look, anyone who has a clue will know who you’re dressed as, especially if you get her signature pompadour right. Monae’s look involves two key pieces: well-tailored black tuxedo pants and a great blazer to match. Add a tie, a little sparkly brooch and some menswear-inspired brogues to complete the look. And guess what? We guarantee you’ll wear everything again.Read More »from Stylish Halloween costumes you can actually wear again