With Halloween screamingly close, now is the time to search for the perfect fancy dress to celebrate October 31.
While dressing up is undoubtedly fun, you can double the impact when you team up with a partner, best friend or sibling.
Whether you’re going to a party or hosting your own, win the Halloween crown for the Best Dressed Pair with your BFF with creepily coordinated (and sometimes downright ridiculous) ensembles guaranteed to spook and surprise.
From cool Hollywood-inspired duos to eerie twosome ensembles, we’ve rounded up the best double acts to ensure you turn heads for all the right reasons this Halloween.
See our favourites below
The Shining’s Grady Sisters
Send freezing cold chills down the spine of whomever crosses your paths with a couple’s outfit inspired by the 80s classic horror, The Shining. Great for girls, even more wonderfully peculiar on grown men, this set of vintage-looking dresses feature Peter Pan collars, puffed sleeves and a waist bow. A scarily easy look for guaranteed frights.
Buy now £44.99, FancyDress.com
Morph Costumes Count Dracula Costume
There are plenty of Count Dracula costumes out there, but this is one of the more reasonably priced yet well-made options we’ve spotted. You’ll need your own trousers and dress shoes, but the top - a shirt with an attached waistcoat and cape, and a cane comes with your purchase. Go as a pair of blood suckers, or shop a complementary women’s ensemble here (£18.99) and reign in terror.
Buy now £34.99, Amazon
Rubie's Men's 888001 Official Superman Deluxe Costume
As far as power couples go, it doesn’t get much better than the OG DC superheroes. Team up and save the world in matching Superman and Superwoman outfits, or if you’re a same-sex duo, go as doubles of each.
Find the women’s costume here (£27.04).
Buy now £29.99, Amazon
Pulp Fiction Mia Wallace Fancy Dress Costume
Taking inspiration from Quentin Tarantino’s classic Pulp Fiction and reprise the role of Mia Wallace (£59.68) from Uma Thurman this October. The set includes her white shirt with a bra top to wear underneath as well as a pair of black trousers and cufflinks. A Vincent Vega (£21.70) look, made up of a wig and bolo tie set is available here for your partner.
Now all that’s left is learning that dance.
Buy now £59.68, Amazon
Fred & Wilma Couples Costume
Millenia before Posh & Becks, Barack and Michelle, and Bennifer there were these two rock-steady characters.
Yes, we’re heading all the way to Bedrock with this costume idea that is inspired by the Flintstone power couple Fred and Wilma for a simple but effective ensemble.
Buy now £30.74, Amazon
Widmann Adult’s 80s Tracksuit Costume
The 80s called: they want their boombox back. Use Halloween to transport you back to arguably the greatest decade of the last century with this unisex shell suit in purple, pink and green with contrast white hems and cuffs. Available in sizes S - XXL.
Buy now £24.92, Amazon
Ketchup Mustard Matching Twins Costume
Create cute snaps that your children will cherish forever (or be embarrassed about indefinitely) with these completely adorable matching ketchup and mustard costumes. They are available for newborns, all the way to 18 months. Don’t squeeze too hard!
Buy now £47.64, Etsy
Star Wars Stormtroopers
Any little Star Wars fan is sure to love dressing up in this wonderfully detailed Stromtrooper outfit, which consists of a printed jumpsuit with a padded chest and half mask. A great fancy dress idea for brothers, each costume comes with a belt that completes the look.
Buy now £24.00, Amazon
Adult Peanut Butter and Jelly Costume
If you want to give everyone a good laugh this Halloween, grab the peanut butter to your jelly and dress up in these not-so-spooky outfits inspired by the classic American sandwich. Both tunics come in one size and can be simply thrown over black clothing to complete the look.
Buy now £52.25, Amazon
Wicked Costumes Kids Unisex Skeleton Jumpsuit Halloween Fancy Dress
If you need an effortless costume for two little spooks, then this skeleton jumpsuit should fit the bill. Go the extra mile with some spooky skull face paint or a skeleton mask (not included).
Sizes to fit funnybones aged 3 - 13.
Buy now, Amazon