45 Genius Couples Halloween Costumes

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Attending Halloween celebrations with your other half? Then consider a couples Halloween costume. There are so many amazing costumes that can involve the both of you. Some match and some aren’t complete without each other. We love these costumes and think you will too, so we have found 45 of the most genius couples Halloween costumes. There is something for everyone, from costumes inspired by TV shows to classics like clowns. Take a look and get inspired!

Genius Couples Halloween Costumes

1. Scary Couples Halloween Costume

The first costume idea we have for you is this scary clown couple. This pair have created scary circus clown inspired makeup, complete with outfits. Costumes like these will be a hit at any party and you will look spooky together and apart. Recreate this look or create your own terrifying or nice clown costumes.

2. Barbie and Ken Couples Halloween Costume

Are you a Barbie girl, in a Barbie world? Then this next costume idea is for you. These two have dressed up as one of the most iconic couples – Barbie and Ken. This is such a fun idea since they have given the costumes a Halloween twist by adding fake blood. Create outfits similar to these, or try your own stylish and spooky ideas.

Barbie and Ken Couples Halloween Costume

Source: @manuellax

3. Medusa and Stone Statue

Our next costume idea was inspired by Greek mythology. Here we have Medusa and a stone statue. Medusa was a mythical monster who had the power to turn people to stone when they looked at her. This couple features Medusa and the unfortunate person who looked at her face. This is a fun and unique costume idea that would be amazing for a Halloween party.

4. Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf

Next, we have a costume idea inspired by the fairy tale Little Red Riding Hood. One has dressed up as Red Riding Hood and the other is the wolf. The couple have given the costume a Halloween twist by adding claw marks. You can recreate it with or without the fake blood. Either way, this couples Halloween costume will be a hit!

Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf

Source: @simplymindyk

5. Zombie Trash Family

Looking for a fun and unique couple’s costume? Then this is the idea for you. These two have dressed up as family called zombie trash. A costume like this is perfect for the couple who like to have a laugh and a joke. It is a costume that allows you both to join in with Halloween, but not take the costume too seriously.

Zombie Trash Family Couples Halloween Costume

Source: @cosplayway

6. Ventriloquist and Dummy

Ventriloquist dummies are known to be super creepy so it is no surprise that they have inspired many Halloween costumes. This next couple have created an awesome costume where one is the dummy and the other is the ventriloquist. You can recreate doll makeup like featured or go for even a more a scarier look with fake blood and colored contact lenses.

7. Bonnie and Clyde

Next, we have Halloween costume idea inspired by Bonnie and Clyde. Bonnie and Clyde were a gangster couple in the 1930’s and their story has since been turned into movies and musicals. These two have created a couples Halloween costume based on their look. It is a cool idea that has some history to it too. Also, the costume is super easy to put together.

Bonnie and Clyde Couples Halloween Costume

Source: @y.p_panda

8. Stranger Things Couples Halloween Costume

Stranger Things is a super popular TV show and many have chosen this show as inspiration for their Halloween costumes. These two have dressed up as two different versions of the character Eleven. You can recreate something similar to this or choose two other characters. This costume is unique and creative – we love it!

Stranger Things Couples Halloween Costume

Source: @derpdork

9. The Sims

Anyone who is a fan of the game The Sims will love this next idea. These two have created a Sims couple’s costume. Their costumes are complete with a plumbob (green diamond above the head) and mouse cursor. You can wear any outfit for this costume, but The Sims do have expansion packs like Vampires, so this would be perfect for Halloween.

The Sims Couples Halloween Costume

Source: reddit.com

10. Skeleton Couple Costume

Skeletons are very popular costumes for Halloween. If you have already done the spooky and scary costumes, why not go for something unique and sparkly like these two?! They have cool skull makeup complete with gems and stylish outfits. A costume idea like this is perfect for the trendy couples that want to fit in with Halloween, but also look fashionable.

Skeleton Couple Costume for Halloween

Source: @jaclynhill

11. Deer and Hunter

Deer makeup has been very popular for a few Halloweens because it’s cute and easy to create. These two have turned the deer makeup into a creative and unique couple’s costume. One is the deer complete with a cute outfit and the other is a hunter complete with a camouflage suit. A costume like this would be great for a party.

Deer and Hunter Couples Costume

Source: @laurenpeelman

12. Cookie Monster and Cookie

Next, we have a cute and funny couple’s costume idea. These two are dressed as the cookie monster and a cookie. It is a unique idea and it will make everyone laugh. Something like this is great for the couples that want to wear a costume but don’t want to be scary.

Cookie Monster and Cookie Costume Idea

Source: @lynccycling

13. Joker and Harley Quinn

Our next couple have used popular costumes, the Joker and Harley Quinn, but added their own little twist. Instead of the guy being the Joker and the girl being Harley Quinn, they have swapped roles. This is a fun idea that will make your costumes be remembered! Is your partner willing to put some makeup on? We bet he will be thrilled!

Joker and Harley Quinn Costume with a Twist

Source: @jessikapetten

14. Gumball Machine and Money

The next couple featured have created a quirky Halloween costume of a gumball machine and money. This is so cute and would be a great DIY project. Something like this would be perfect for any Halloween celebrations, from parties with friends to parties with the family.

Gumball Machine and Money Couples Costume Idea

Source: @kimbuhlee_ann

15. IT Inspired Couples Halloween Costumes

IT is a story about a clown that has terrified many people! This couple have put a unique twist on the characters from the story. One is wearing an outfit inspired by IT the clown while the other’s costume is inspired by the character Georgie. Outfits like these are perfect for parties and Halloween nights out.

IT Inspired Couples Halloween Costumes

Source: @geeelixoxo

16. Funny Couples Halloween Costumes

Our next idea is unique, bold and different. It is perfect for the couples who like to laugh and be daring. These two are dressed as flashers. They are wearing long coats and when they open the coat, they are wearing nothing except pixels, which keep them decent. A costume like this is fun and will be remembered.

Funny Couples Halloween Costumes

Source: @aww_its_megan

17. Mermaid and Sailor

Next, we have a cute Halloween costume idea for couples. One is dressed as a sailor and the other is dressed as a mermaid. Costumes like these are quite easy to put together. You can go for a look similar to this one or try other mermaid and sailor costumes.

Mermaid and Sailor Halloween Costume for Couples

Source: @kyleirish_

18. The Joy of Painting

This next couple have unique and fun costumes. Their costume was inspired by a TV show called The Joy of Painting which aired during the 80’s and 90’s. The girl is dressed as presenter Bob Ross and the guy is dressed as the painting. We love this quirky costume idea!

Bob Ross Couples Halloween Costume Idea

Source: @hirschkind

19. Popeye and Olive Oyl

Looking for a cute couples Halloween costume that everyone will know? Then this is for you. Here we have costumes inspired by Popeye and Olive Oyl. Costumes like these are perfect for parties and great if you both want to dress up without being scary.

Popeye and Olive Oyl Couples Costume Idea

Source: @dearalyne

20. Scooby Doo and Shaggy

Scooby Doo is a classic cartoon. It is all about monsters, ghosts and more so it is perfect as inspiration for Halloween costumes. This couple have dressed up as Shaggy and Scooby Doo. These two go together like salt and pepper, so it is a great costume for the inseparable couples. It is a fun choice for Halloween.

Scooby Doo and Shaggy Couples Halloween Costume

Source: @taylorlhansen

21. The Handmaid’s Tale

The Handmaid’s Tale is another popular show and these two have dressed up as characters from the series. This is a clever costume because it involves the ladies baby bump. Costumes like these will be a hit at parties as fans of the show will love your outfits.

The Handmaid's Tale Couples Halloween Costume

Source: @sjchase

22. The Purge

Our next Halloween costume is scary in a different way from ghosts and ghouls. This costume has been inspired by The Purge. You wouldn’t want to come across these two at a party, what a fright! Costumes like these will look great on photos and give everyone chills.

The Purge Couples Halloween Costume

Source: @paige_amy

23. Up Inspired Costumes

We couldn’t have a costumes list without mentioning Disney! This couple have created costumes inspired by the movie Up. One is dressed as Carl Fredricksen and the other is Russell. This is a cute costume idea and you can recreate outfits from any Disney movie.

Up Inspired Couples Halloween Costumes

Source: reddit.com

24. Sexy Couples Halloween Costumes

Next, we have a zombie bride and groom idea. The couple have dressed in outfits inspired by a bride and groom with fake wounds and scary contacts. This would be great for newly weds or for the couples due to be married. You can recreate a similar look for the bride or wear a white dress.

Sexy Couples Halloween Costumes

Source: @manuellax

25. Game of Thrones Inspired Costumes

The next couples Halloween costumes on our list were inspired by Game of Thrones. The couple have created costumes and makeup that make them look like they were infected with Greyscale. As fans will know, this causes the skin to become like stone. This is an awesome costume idea, perfect for fans of the show.

 Game of Thrones Couples Costume Idea

Source: reddit.com

26. Spooky Skeletons

Next, we have a couple that look like spooky skeletons. The outfits are kept simple and one of them has full face makeup while the other has only half. This is an easy to wear couples costume that would be perfect for a party. Recreate this look or you can both have matching skeleton makeup. Either way, you both will look cool and creepy.

Spooky Skeletons Couples Costume

Source: @tianacosmetics

27. Beetlejuice and Lydia Deetz

Love the movie Beetlejuice? Then this idea is perfect for you! Here we have a couple dressed as Beetlejuice himself and Lydia Deetz. You can recreate this look or choose to wear your favorite costume from the movie – the striped suit is very popular. We think this idea is awesome and all the other fans of the movie will love your costume too.

Beetlejuice and Lydia Deetz Couples Costume

Source: @jokers_jollies

28. Creative Corona and Lime Wedge Costume

If you love beer and want a fun and unique costume, then you need to check this out. This couple have created a Corona and lime wedge costume. We love this because you can’t have a Corona without a lime wedge which can also represent how you can’t have one of you without the other. This would be perfect for a party or if you are celebrating Halloween out on the town.

Creative Corona and Lime Wedge Costume

Source: @alatorreee

29. Frankenstein and His Bride

Frankenstein is one of the most popular Halloween characters. This next couple have chosen to be Frankenstein and his bride for Halloween. It is such a fun and spooky look. This is perfect for those who are a fan of classic horror. We love this idea, it is one of our favorites!

Frankenstein and His Bride Couples Costume

Source: @rachparcell

30. Scary Pumpkin and Scarecrow

The next idea will definitely creep everyone out this Halloween! Here we have a scarecrow and a pumpkin. The makeup is amazing and once it is dark, the pumpkin will look especially scary. Makeup like this will take practice but it is quite easy to do. You can recreate this or make the scarecrow look even more terrifying. Either way, you both will look awesome.

31. Pop Art Zombies

Zombie costumes are so popular at Halloween. This next couple have given their zombie costumes a unique twist. Instead of the classic gory and bloody makeup, these two have gone for a more vibrant, pop art look. We love this because it reminds us of zombies that you would see in a comic. With makeup like this you will both stand out from the rest of the undead.

32. Ariel and Prince Eric

Just because it is Halloween, it doesn’t mean that your costume has to be scary. You could go for something cute like this. This couple have chosen to be Ariel and Prince Eric from the movie The Little Mermaid. Costumes like these are for the couples who are Disney fans and for those who prefer the heroes over the scary villains.

Ariel and Prince Eric

Source: @alexabagshaw

33. Morticia and Gomez Addams

Next, we have a costume that is perfect for those who love The Addams Family. These two have chosen to dress up as the iconic Morticia and Gomez Addams. Costumes like these will be easy to recreate and are perfect for a party. Not only that, but you can join in the fun of Halloween but you will still look like an elegant and stylish couple too.

Morticia and Gomez Addams

Source: @ccsuarezmakeup

34. Mexican Sugar Skull Inspired Costumes

Sugar skulls are another popular costume and idea and this couple have worn the look in style. The costumes and makeup are amazing. You can go all out like this or choose a more toned down look. Either way, you will look awesome. Sugar skull makeup does take practice but there are plenty of tutorials online.

35. Circus Skeletons

The next couples costume idea has been inspired by the circus. These two are dressed up as ringmasters and have skeleton makeup. This is a creepy and super cool costume idea. It is a unique take on the classic skeleton look and we love the circus theme. These costumes are perfect for a party!

36. Skeleton Couple Costume

Celebrate Halloween in style with skeleton costumes like these. The guy is wearing spooky skeleton makeup and a tuxedo while his partner is wearing cute skull makeup with a trendy outfit. Costumes like these are for the couples that want to dress up for Halloween but who still want to look fashionable too.

37. Starbucks Couple Costume Idea

Do you and your other half love Starbucks? If so, this is the costume for you. One is dressed as the barista and the other is dressed as a drink. These costumes will require creativity and imagination but they are fun and unique. You can dress as any drink. This idea will definitely make you stand out from the crowd.

Starbucks Couple Costume Idea

Source: @soniakatharina

38. Gangster Clowns

Like clown makeup but would like a design that is a little more unique? If so, check out this next idea. Here we have gangster clowns. As you can see, you still get the creepiness and fun of the clown makeup but it has a twist. Recreate colorful makeup like this or you can go for darker and more spooky colors.

39. Britney Spears Costume Idea

This next costume idea is a must-have for fans of Britney Spears. Here we have a couples costume that features Britney from the music video Oops I Did It Again and her other half is the astronaut. This is a very unique idea and we love how creative it is. If you can’t find a red suit, then just choose a red top and pants. Astronaut costumes can be bought online.

Britney Spears Costume Idea

Source: @soniakatharina

40. Funny Popeye and Olive Costumes

Next, we have another unique costume idea. This couple chose to celebrate Halloween dressed as Popeye and Olive Oyl. It is perfect for anyone who loves the cartoon. You can buy Popeye and Olive Oyl costumes online. If you want to be creative, then you can create your own version of the costumes yourself.

41. Prom Zombies

If you love the zombie costume ideas, then you need to see this next idea. These two are dressed like they are going to the prom but they look like zombies. This is such a cool idea! It is also different to the zombie costumes that we usually see. You can also dress in a glam clothes so you get the best of both worlds – you can be scary but gorgeous too!

Prom Zombies Couples Costume

Source: @nikkinapalm

42. Last Minute Couples Costume

Give everyone a fright this Halloween with costumes like these. One is wearing a creepy mask and the other has skeleton makeup which looks like a mask too. Both are wearing bloody clothes. This is a scary idea and it would be great as a last minute costume. It is the perfect look for a party!

Last Minute Couples Costume

Source: @makeupby_jaz

43. Funny Cleopatra and Caesar

Do you both like to joke and have a laugh? If so, show your sense of humor this Halloween with a costume like this. This couple have created a unique take on Cleopatra and Caesar. Her costume is beautiful and classic while her other half seems to have accidentally dressed as a Caesar salad dressing. This is a quirky and fun costume that will be remembered.

44. Couples Frankenstein Costume

Earlier in the post we shared a Frankenstein costume idea. If you liked that, then you need to see these costumes too. This couple are also dressed as Frankenstein and his bride. This time they both have matching stitches makeup but it is just a different color. These are cool and easy to wear costumes that will be great for any party. It would be great for any last minute events too.

Couples Frankenstein Costume

Source: @lola_von_esche

45. Scary Skeletons

Want costumes that make a statement? If so, this idea could be perfect for you. Here we have more skeleton couples costumes. One is dressed in a skeleton suit with skull makeup and glam hair. The guy is more scary with contact lenses and a wig. Costumes like these are perfect for a Halloween night on the town.

Scary Skeletons Couples Costume Idea

Source: @lillyghalichi

We hope you’ve been inspired by these genius couples Halloween costumes and have found the perfect look for you and your partner!