10 Best 2018 Pop Culture Costume Ideas

BY MELISSA DIAZ

Get spooky while staying trendy in these costumes.

Halloween is around the corner and it's time to start thinking about what or who we should dress up as for the night. Maybe you are someone who doesn't like to dress up, but these unique ideas from today’s pop culture just might change your mind.

1. Pete Davidson and Ariana Grande (Lollipop Viral Photo)

 PHOTO: People

PHOTO: People

WHAT TO WEAR: Throw on a yellow oversized hoodie, put your hair up in a high pony, and start licking your favorite lollipop to get Ariana's look. As for Pete, put on a black hoodie and throw on a flannel over top with a graphic t-shirt and sweats (don't forget to suck on a lollipop too).

2. Instagram Influencer

 PHOTO: Urban Outfitters

PHOTO: Urban Outfitters

WHAT TO WEAR: If you don't want to spend the $59 on this costume just go ahead and put on any pair of leggings and sports bra you have with a cap and sunglasses.

3. Ally and Cooper from A Star Is Born

 PHOTO: The Independent

PHOTO: The Independent

WHAT TO WEAR: Find a pair of cheetah print pants or skirt and complete the look with a black tank top and fedora. As for Cooper, throw on a pair of dark jeans and a grey T-shirt with any denim jacket you have.

4. SoundCloud Rapper

 PHOTO: __societykills /  Instagram

PHOTO: __societykills / Instagram

WHAT TO WEAR: Draw on some face tattoos and be as elaborate as you want when it comes to your clothes. Sport a pop of color or a bold pattern.

5. "Fake News"

 PHOTO: Danielle /  Instagram

PHOTO: Danielle / Instagram

WHAT TO WEAR: Find a basic T-shirt and either iron-on or hand paint the word "FAKE" onto it then create a newspaper skirt with string.

6. Lara Jean and Peter Kavinsky from To All the Boys I've Loved Before

 PHOTO: Netflix

PHOTO: Netflix

WHAT TO WEAR: Get Lara Jean's cute look by wearing a red winter coat and plaid skirt paired with a collared shirt. As for Peter (can anyone really compare?) throw on any sports jacket and shorts and if you want to be very authentic bring along a lacrosse stick to complete the look.

7. The "Fab 5" from Queer Eye

 PHOTO: Netflix

PHOTO: Netflix

WHAT TO WEAR: Grab a group of your friends and become the Fab 5 by deciding which one is the most similar to a character. Either be fabulous like Tan or wear a high bun like Jonathan.

8. The Dynamos from Mama Mia! Here We Go Again

 PHOTO: Popsugar

PHOTO: Popsugar

WHAT TO WEAR: Blue flare jeans with ruffles on the bottom, paired with denim vests, colorful sashes at the waist, and microphones to belt out ABBA's greatest hits.

9. Kanye West and Lil Pump "I Love It" Music Video

 PHOTO: Billboard

PHOTO: Billboard

WHAT TO WEAR: Find a box and cut a hole on top for your head. Then cover it with either a sweater and gold chain to create Lil Pump's look or a button-down shirt and a name plate chain to create Kanye's look.

10. Cardi B vs. Nicki Minaj

 PHOTO: Popsugar

PHOTO: Popsugar

WHAT TO WEAR: Grab a friend and throw on a ruffled red dress then layer on some gold chains. Have your friend rock a tiger print dress with hair slicked back to get the infamous Cardi vs. Nicki look.

Not only are these looks creative, but they are also relevant enough for other people to immediately grasp the concepts. So choose a costume and go rock any upcoming Halloween party!

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