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10 last-minute Halloween costumes from your closet (and nobody has to know)

Nadine Avola

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Beauty

Nadine is a film/TV actress, appearing in the new Vacation movie this summer. She's also been in Sydney White, Guiding Light, and Game On — an Italian Disney TV series.

Attention procrastinators! The perfect Halloween ensemble already resides in your own closet

No matter how old you are, Halloween is inarguably one of the raddest days of the year because of the costumes. And the candy. And the parties. And did we mention the candy?

Attention procrastinators! The perfect Halloween ensemble already resides in your own closet
Image: Giphy

But if your among the large portion of the population who tends to procrastinate, the end of October can also get a little stressful when it's the eleventh hour and you don't have a costume yet. It happens to the best of us.

When shopping for a Halloween costume has totally slipped your mind, you can start by doing what our generation does best, thanks to Pinterest. Create. And make things pretty. But yes, mostly create. We can MacGyver any situation and make mountains from molehills with just a little inspiration.

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You'll be surprised how many costumes you actually already have in your closet. The outfit ideas below are easy and fun — but really clever, too! So even though they're last-minute, they don't have to look last-minute:

1. Hello Kitty

Attention procrastinators! The perfect Halloween ensemble already resides in your own closet
Image: Hello Kitty/Sanrio.com

No one is ever too old for Hello Kitty. Here are the basics you'll need for this costume — but you can really have a lot of fun with this one. Think cute skirts, tall platforms and sparkly makeup.

2. Regina George

Attention procrastinators! The perfect Halloween ensemble already resides in your own closet
Image: dp ak/YouTube

If you're really strapped for time and your closet selections are limited, try Regina George from Mean Girls. Here's everything you'll need (and your tanks can really be any color):

3. Party animal

Attention procrastinators! The perfect Halloween ensemble already resides in your own closet
Image: kimallillia/Instagram

I love this one. You can take it so many different ways, depending on what you have. We've outlined what you'll need to be a party leopard, but think pandas, giraffes and lions, too!

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