It’s crunch time. Halloween is less than a week away and you still haven’t picked a costume. Too many amazing things have happened this year, and though each one would have made a great costume opportunity, the time for home-made craftiness is out the window when you only have a couple days to get a costume.
No worries. If you are an Amazon Prime member, Amazon has got you covered with one day shipping on a number of great Halloween costumes. If you aren’t already a Prime member, you can sign up for a 30-day free trial here, and simply cancel when you are done.
The clock is ticking, so read on below to browse through some of our favorite quick and easy Halloween costume ideas below.
1. Where’s Waldo Adult Costume Kit
If your goal this Halloween is simply to blend into the scene of a costume party, then Waldo of the Where’s Waldo book series is a great choice.
This costume kit comes with everything you need to dress up as everyone’s favorite world traveler and fan of stripes, including
Price: $16.12 and up
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2. Men’s Adult Black Evil Jester Costume
With accounts of violent individuals dressed as clowns all over the news, dressing as a clown is somewhat of a taboo costume this year. Yes, there are many scary clown costumes available with one-day shipping, but some counties have even forbidden this style of costume.
If you still want to play on this theme without stressing people out beyond belief, this evil jester is just different enough to not get the cops called on you. This costume comes with a matching shirt and pair of pants, a waist sash, a headpiece and mask.
3. Rasta Imposta Penguin Costume
Ah, the penguin. Lightweight, unassuming, and chill. Just like this one-piece Penguin costume that is easy to throw on, and even easier to have fun in.
This costume comes with a tunic with a headpiece and a bowtie, plus palmate shoe toppers. Suggested spins on this costume would be Polygamist Penguin, March of the Penguins, and Vacation Penguin (add a Hawaiian shirt).
Price: $21.50 and up
4. Women’s Maleficent Black Christening Gown Costume
Get your evil fairy on with this black christening gown costume from Disney’s Maleficent. This costume kit is the real deal, as it includes the black dress with sculpted shoulders and brooch, plus the horn-shaped headpiece.
Price: $24.00 and up
5. Adult Cutthroat Pirate Costume
Shiver me timbers. Pirate costumes are always one of the most popular around Halloween time, and there’s no question as to why. It’s simply fun to act like a pirate, so much so that we have National Talk Like a Pirate Day.
This costume includes the front-laced shirt with a belt, a pair of pants and boot tops, plus a head tie and wrist cuffs. There is a women’s version of this costume as well, available with the same convenient shipping options.
if you want to add a little flair to your costume, this buccaneer hat and eye patch also qualify for Prime shipping, and will save you a trip to that Halloween store that smells like a broken fog machine.
Price: $17.09 and up
6. Women’s Egyptian Goddess Costume
This costume truly unleashes your inner goddess, offering the essentials for an Egyptian-themed outfit that harkens back to the days of the great pharoahs. This kit includes the dress, the flowing glovelettes, the belt, the cobra crown, and the collar.
combine this getup with some copious gold jewelry, gold sandals, and heavy eye make up, and you’ve got yourself a low-effort yet elegant costume.
Price: $32.19 and up
7. Deluxe Stormtrooper Adult Costume
What they lack in aim, they make up for in numbers. Stormtroopers are no doubt one of the coolest sci-fi henchmen, and as one for Halloween always means a good time.
This costume includes a jumpsuit with molded foam armor details and attached boot covers, plus a two-piece helmet and a belt. This is the classic style, immortalized in the original trilogy, but you can also try got the more modern stormtrooper look.
Price: $36.71 and up
8. Men’s Disco Sleaze Ball Costume
’80s and ’90s costumes are typically easy to put together from thrift store finds, but if you want to go for a little more outrageous retro look, this disco sleaze ball captures the cheesy mystique of the ’70s.
This costume kit comes with the top, the jacket, the pants, and an adhesive mustache. You will need to procure a wig separately, or create your own dirty disco afro with a hair pick and some hairspray.
9. Men’s Marvel Universe Classic Muscle Chest Deadpool Costume
Antihero Deadpool is a great character to dress as, because he gets to combine comedy with fighting prowess. This quick and inexpensive Deadpool costume kit perfectly merges the spirit of both with its boisterous muscle chest and mask.
In addition to the chest plate and mask, this costume comes with a full jumpsuit, with comic book-style details that really help your costume pop.
Price: $26.34 and up
10. Women’s Despicable Me 2 Minion Costume
Minions. Either you love them or you hate them. Or maybe both. But no matter your thoughts on them, minions are on the rise as of late. You can do an easy group costume with this costume kit.
It provides the uniform dress with attached blouse, the black gloves, the headband, the goggles, and a pair of knee socks. Just keep in mind that some people think minions are an abomination. I’m not saying that’s me, but there is definitely at least one person out there who thinks that.
Price: $17.05 and up