Halloween Costumes

20 WTF Halloween Costumes That We Hope No One Ever Wears

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.17.2014 | Canada Living

There are great Halloween costumes and then there are Halloween costumes that make us question everything we know and love about the holiday. You k...

Halloween Costume Ideas To Get The Ball Rolling

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.10.2014 | Canada Style

It's not too early to start thinking about Halloween costume ideas for 2014 because sometimes (and we all do this) we change our minds almost every we...

Miley Cyrus (Barely) Dresses Up As Lil' Kim For Halloween

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 10.31.2013 | Canada Music

Miley Cyrus may have caused the biggest MTV VMA controversy in recent memory, but she was following in the footsteps of many pop stars who bared skin ...

Don't Get Tricked by Toxins This Halloween

Jen Mayville | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Jen Mayville

The spookiest thing you might encounter this Halloween is something you can't see -- and it has nothing to do with ghosts or ghouls.Toxic chemicals with links to cancer, asthma, hormone-disruption and a number of other health problems can be hidden in many Halloween items found on store shelves -- including costumes, makeup and decorations.

Five Things You Might Not Know About Halloween

Ward Anderson | Posted 12.30.2013 | Canada Living
Ward Anderson

It's almost All Hallow's Eve and people from age three to age 99 will be dressing up in costume, eating candy, and partying the night away on this spooky, festive occasion. Most people know the history of Halloween at this point but here are five random facts about Halloween you just might not know.

A Politically Correct Nightmare: The School That Cancelled Halloween

Samantha Kemp-Jackson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Samantha Kemp-Jackson

Halloween celebrations are cancelled at one Ontario school. No candy, no costumes, no fun. The reasoning behind this puzzling decision is supposedly one of inclusiveness, according to school administrators. The decision of the school board to cave in to these demands is political correctness on steroids.

These Costumes Couldn't Be More Offensive

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada

A picture of a white man in blackface dressed as Trayvon Martin next to a man dressed as George Zimmerman recently made the rounds online, spurring co...

LOOK: Creepy Vintage Halloween Costumes

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.28.2013 | Canada Style

This wasn't your typical All Hallow's Eve. Vintage photos of creepy Halloween costumes have recently surfaced and have taken the meaning of DIY to ...

Julianne Hough's Interesting Halloween Costume

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.28.2013 | Canada Style

Over the weekend, Julianne Hough attended a Halloween party dressed in quite the controversial getup. The dancer-turned-actress was portraying the...

The Week In Review: This Halloween, Forego the Inflatable Hearse Carriage

Marni Soupcoff | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
Marni Soupcoff

On his way to school every day, my son has taken to counting the number of styrofoam faux tombstones adorning each lawn, and the average is four -- that we can see. Store-bought spider webs and half-buried skeletons are probably blocking more featherweight grave markers from sight. Surely this is unnecessary. Surely we can find a way to enjoy Halloween without spending $97.01 on an animated gravekeeper. Why not drop the pageantry and return to the wholesome old-fashioned elements of the holiday: transfat-laden treats and polyester suits that smell like chemicals. Therein lies the true spirit of Halloween.

Sticky Situation: 7 Dos and Don'ts for Your Office Halloween Party

Julie Blais Comeau | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Julie Blais Comeau

Halloween at the office: yeah or yikes? Before you pick your costume, buy the candy, decorate your cube with spider webs, or fake an illness to free yourself from the freak show, read these ghosts and goblins dos and don'ts.

Paulina Gretzky's Greatest Halloween Costumes

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.24.2013 | Canada Style

Halloween is almost upon us and no one is a bigger fan of dressing up than Paulina Gretzky. Last year, Wayne Gretzky's little girl revealed her bad...

SavvyMom Roundup: Some Things I've Had Enough of

Minnow Hamilton | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Minnow Hamilton

This week I'll tell you five things I've had enough of lately, like school shootings, Miley Cyrus, Martha Stewart, hockey fights and bad skin.

Be Your Fave TV Character For Halloween

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 10.22.2013 | Canada TV

This has been a banner year for television, and there's no shortage of Halloween costumes inspired by characters on the small screen. Love the ladi...

Creative DIY Halloween Costumes

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.29.2013 | Canada Style

Don't want to spend a ton of money on a Halloween costume? Fed up with the limited options that are in stores? Against the idea of being Miley Cyrus? ...

Six Clever Halloween Costumes for Couples

29Secrets | Posted 12.17.2013 | Canada Style

Halloween is fast approaching, and what better way to celebrate than making up a goofy couples costume with your significant other. There are endless possibilities for costumes for two, here are a few ideas to get you started.

Hottest Halloween Costume Trends For 2013

CP | Lauren La Rose, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living

TORONTO - From the complex characters in a medieval epic to a band of bearded duck hunters on the Louisiana bayou, elements of fantasy and reality are...

30 Last-Minute (And Cheap) Halloween Costume Ideas

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 10.29.2013 | Canada Living

Maybe you got an 11th-hour invite to a Halloween party. Maybe late October really snuck up on you and you have no costume plans. Or maybe you want to ...

LOOK: Celebrities In Halloween Costumes

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.11.2013 | Canada Style

Think you've got the perfect costume idea for Halloween 2013? Think again because the celebrities have been there, done that. Did you want to be a ...

LOOK: Scariest Halloween Makeup

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.08.2013 | Canada Style

Most people tend to pay a lot of attention to their costume when planning for Halloween but what they really should be focusing on is their makeup. ...

Stylish Halloween Costume Ideas

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 10.04.2013 | Canada Style

Halloween 2013 isn't too far off and there are plenty of options for what or who your next costume will be. We've previously suggested dressing up ...

How To Dress Like Kate Middleton For Halloween

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 10.01.2013 | Canada Style

Forget dressing up as Walter White, Katniss Everdeen and the cast of "Girls" for Halloween 2013. If you want your Halloween costume to be of the mo...

25 Halloween Costume Ideas For Couples

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.30.2013 | Canada Living

If you and your partner are looking for ways to get creative as a couple this Halloween, we say, coordinate. Yes, weddings and prom may be appropr...

Katy Perry's Outfit Is Like A Halloween Costume

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.26.2013 | Canada Style

Did Katy Perry recently watch Britney Spears' "Hit Me Baby (One More Time)" or does she just like dressing up like a sexy school girl? The "Roar" s...

13 Of The Most 'Canadian' Halloween Costumes, Eh

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.19.2013 | Canada Living

If you're feeling extra Canadian this time of the year, you might as well go the extra mile on Halloween. Deciding on a costume can be a tough thin...