Halloween fun isn’t just for the kids! Join in on the fun as an adult by dressing up in DIY couples costumes. This list of easy couples costumes for Halloween will have you ready to celebrate in no time.
With Halloween just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about your costume. It may be one of the holidays that kids look forward to the most with all the costumes, parties, candy, and fun!
Unfortunately, all too often it seems like all the fun is for the kids after you become a parent. Adults can have just as much fun with Halloween as kids can – but it all begins with picking (or making!) the right costume.
That’s why we gathered up these fun and creative DIY couples Halloween costume ideas.
So grab your partner (in metaphorical crime) and have a blast making and wearing one of these ideas for easy couples costumes!
Simple DIY Easy Couples Costumes for Halloween
We’ve found 17 fun, easy (and sometimes hilarious) DIY couples costumes to inspire you as you plan your own Halloween fun. It’s amazing how far some thrift store clothes or cardboard and paint can go!
Don’t forget to check out our face painting ideas too!
Burt Macklin, FBI and Janet Snakehole | Popsugar
Parks and Rec is one of my favorite shows of all time. If you’re a fan, you’ll recognize Burt Macklin, FBI and Janet Snakehole from a mile away. Love!
DIY Pizza Slice and Delivery Boy Costumes | Studio DIY
This pizza slice and delivery boy costume is pretty cute. All you need is some cardboard and paint for the pizza slice, and just reuse a take-out pizza box for the guy’s costume. Easy peasy!
Deer Hunter and Deer Couple Costume | Coolest Homemade Costumes
If your hubby or boyfriend is already a hunter, he’s all set. Dress yourself up as a deer for this deer hunter couples costume, and feel free to have a little fun with it by switching up the roles of each costume!
Shaggy and Velma | Simply Alexandra My Favorite Things
Just about any guy can pull off Shaggy – add a baggy shirt and a pair of bell-bottom pants. Use this tutorial to dress up as Velma, the hop in the Mystery Van to go to that party!
Ash and Pikachu | Costume Works
With a whole new generation of Pokemon fans now becoming obsessed, this Ash and Pikachu easy couples costume idea is sure to be a hit.
Flo From Progressive & Jake From State Farm | Costume Works
Have a little fun with some pop culture references from the insurance world! Flo from Progressive and Jake from State Farm would be super fun to do as a couple.
Lego Mini Figures Couple Halloween Costume | Costume Works
If you’re a parent, you’ve stepped on these at least half a dozen times… talk about a nightmare! But dressing up as Lego Mini Figures can be lots of fun. Use this tutorial to make your own DIY couples costume.
Struck by Lightning Easy Couple Costume | Unblushing
You don’t need anything for this Struck by Lightning costume at all. Cut a lightning shape out of cardboard and paint it yellow. Do some destructive work to an umbrella and a shirt. Frizzy hair? Check (almost always).
Inspector Gadget and Penny | Persia Lou
Go, go gadget hands! These Inspector Gadget and Penny costumes sure bring back memories. This one involves a little more work, but it’ll be so fun to make and pull off!
If you’ve ever been to summer camp, you know exactly what those over-eager camp counselors looked like. Find your sweatbands, hike up those old tube socks, and grab some clipboards.
Let’s go, happy campers!
Bank Robbers DIY Couples Costume | Jen Loves Kev
Black and white striped shirts, beanies, and eye masks are enough to turn you and your partner into bank robbers. Don’t forget the bags for your money (or candy) stash!
Fun With Puns | The Thinking Closet
Okay, I have to admit that it took me a while to get this one. They’re hash browns playing tag… hashtag. Get it? I love the creativity of this costume!
Piñata and Birthday Kid | Morena’s Corner
One of you can dress up as a pinata and the other as the birthday boy or girl. Just make sure there are no ill feelings before handing over that bat!
Pigs in a Blanket Easy Couples Halloween Costume | 40-Something First Time Bride
This is super easy… Pigs in a blanket. That’s a last-minute costume if I’ve ever seen one… no excuses to skip the party now!
Wayne and Garth Couples Costume | Coolest Homemade Costumes
Party time. Excellent! This Wayne and Garth couples costume will be a big hit. If you don’t have clothes in that style, a quick trip to the thrift store will fix that.
Couples Nerds | Costume Works
Here’s another cardboard costume masterpiece: Nerds! It’s simple and brilliant at the same time. How cute is that?
Jim Halpert and Pam Beesly | The Geeky Fashionista
And finally, just because they were so darn cute as a couple on The Office, here’s a Jim Halpert and Pam Beasley couples costume. Aww!