Trending women’s costumes for Halloween 2014 are Zombified characters, 90’s pop culture icons, Steam Punk Vampires and Skeletons. Zombies are still huge thanks to the popular series The Walking Dead and 90’s fashion is back and is bound to influence Halloween costume choices this year.
DAY OF THE DEAD AND SKELETONS
Day of the Dead is a traditional Mexican holiday that celebrates the dead. Colourful decorations and a decorated skull ornaments are used when celebrating this holiday.
The Sugar Skull is a makeup look taken from the iconic mexican skull decoration. The Makeup is spooky yet glamorous, see here for an easy step by step makeup tutorial. If you don’t have time to create the look or would like something that you can easily put on, try these gorgeous Day of the Dead Sugar Skull Flower masks. If you’re looking for a classic skeleton costume, see here for more.
Zombie costumes are still huge this year thanks to The Walking Dead and Season 5 has just been released in time for Halloween! Zombified characters such as this Zombie Dorothy Costume take a twist on the usual Zombie costumes. See more brain gorging zombie costumes here.
Maleficent is a visually stunning film about Disney’s most iconic villain from Sleeping Beauty. The movie was released earlier this year in May and will definitely be a halloween favourite this year. See our range of Maleficent costumes here.
MANGLED DISNEY PRINCESSES
Viral internet pictures of “Real Life” Disney characters facing real situations have popularised Mangled Disney character costumes. The Disney characters Rapunzel, Belle, Snow White have spiraled into a horrifying fairytale ending. See the Mangled Princess costumes here.
STEAM PUNK VAMPIRES
90’s fashion is back with Grunge and punk clothing trending. Steam Punk Vampires is a great collection for an edgy look. Have a browse through our Vampire range here.