10/28/2013 11:40 EDT

Halloween Costume Ideas: Canadian Newsmaker-Inspired Outfits For 2013

Pressed for a last-minute Halloween costume idea? Stand out in a sea of Miley Cyrus and "Breaking Bad" Halloween costumes this year with something your fellow Canadians will appreciate.

Our country’s biggest newsmakers, like Chris Hadfield or Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, make for some unique getups. Some ideas are cheap, easy and DIY, while others require a bit more commitment.

Can you think of any other costumes to add to our list? Share your ideas in the comments below.

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