Finding a Halloween costume that you’re actually excited about for yourself can be incredibly difficult. When you add another person to the equation, it’s easily doubly complicated. Add in some criteria like “funny” and “matching” and you’re in for an uphill battle at the costume store this Halloween. Lucky for you, I’ve already made a list of funny best couples costumes for Halloween 2018, far in advance so your Halloween experience can be fun and not stressful. Oftentimes, trying to think of two costumes that go together and are both equally as exciting and funny is like a mental puzzle that seems impossible to solve.
Below you’ll find 11 hilarious couple costume ideas. Some of them you’ll be able to piece together with things you already have in your home, others will require a few purchases to complete. Plus, there are few complete costume-in-a-bag type deals because we don’t all have time to be costume designers. Some of us just want to go to a Halloween store with an idea and leave with a little satchel that holds the entire idea. Pick your favorite, and then pitch it to your partner. The sooner you get the ball rolling, the more fun this experience will be to share with your partner.
If this weird AF commercial warms your heart too, you’re going to love this super simple and playful costume. It’s a little bit retro and gives you a great excuse to eat Skittles all night. Instead of glueing the candy to your skin, you might want to consider opting for some charter stickers instead.
If you and your parter are kitchen-show-obsessed, go for a simple chef’s costume. The bonus here of course is that you can reuse the apron in your own kitchen.
If you’re really over the Eleven costume, give the other stars of the show a spin this Halloween. Wrap yourself in some battery-powered Christmas lights or go full Winona.
This retro athleisure costume is going to be so comfortable you’ll want to party all night. Go dressed as Gene the camp cook and bring a can of Del Monte mixed vegetables or go dressed as McKinley and add some tube socks.
If you’re a Portlandia fan that was sad to see the show go, dress up as Candice and Toni, the infamous Feminist Bookstore owners. Don’t forget to bring a few women’s interest books with you as props.
Napoleon and Deb were basically fashion icons ahead of their time, because all of these pieces are popular today. You might even have these things in your closet.
Potentially one of the most iconic SNL sketches, ever, you’ll enjoy serving Schweddy Balls to your friends, while staying warm in a hideous Christmas sweater.
It’s a bittersweet symphony this life, yeah. Kathryn and Annett are a great angel and devil duo, and if you went to private school, you can probably pull this costume out of the back of your closet. Make sure whoever dresses up as Annett carries around a leather-bound journal.
In 2001, Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake graced the American Music Awards red carpet in matching denim ensembles, marking the most extra casual carpet look in history. Relive that moment with your partner, it’s a great excuse to bring some more denim pieces into your life.
If you and your partner want to wear something funny and cool, but don’t really want to put a lot of effort into your costume, wear whatever you like a throw a Sims Plumbob on your head. Bam! Now you’re avatars.
Who says children’s costumes can’t be for adults, too? This super easy costume partnership includes two costumes that come completely ready to wear. All you have to do is put it on and go.