Ah, Halloween: the one day of the year where we can get all dressed up and pretend to be whoever or whatever we want to be for the night. There’s only one problem – we haven’t decided what to dress up as yet! So, we’ve rounded up the best last-minute costume ideas for dancers to make this Halloween the best one yet. Happy haunting, friends!
- Disco Ball
Because what screams “DANCE PARTY” more than a giant sparkly disco ball? If you’ve got a little more time on your hands, consider this crafty costume idea straight from the DIY-genius of Studio DIY! Simply paper-mache a giant balloon, glue sparkly silver ribbons on it, throw on a silver top, and voila! Halloween night fever! Check out the full set of instructions here.
2. Maddie Ziegler in Sia’s videos
Who doesn’t love one of Dance Moms’ most iconic stars dancing her heart out in the “Chandelier” music video? Not only is this costume easily recognizable, but it’s also super comfy and easy to put together. Simply break out one of your nude leotards, grab a white oversized wig, and dance your heart out. Sia would be proud!
3. Disco Dancer
Throw together this quintessential throwback costume with a few key pieces and get ready to disco dance the night away. All you’ll need are a pair of bell bottoms, a shiny leotard or shirt, and some psychedelic accessories. Pro tip: grab a feather boa and a crazy colorful headband to really ramp up the look!
4. ‘80s Aerobics Instructor
Another easy look to throw together for dancers, simply grab a solid-color leotard, a different color pair of tights, a third color of leg warmers, and rock a side pony to transform into the ‘80s exercise instructor we all know and love. Plus, if you recruit a few friends, you can even choreograph a routine!
5. Red Salsa Dancer Emoji
Share your love of emojis by dressing up as one! Simply grab a swishy red dress, some heels, and bust a salsa move. Muy caliente!
6. Twin Dancer Emoji
You already know that this emoji is the epitome of #bffgoals, so why not make it your Halloween costume goals too! All you’ll need is a black leotard, some bunny ears, and one best friend to constantly stand on one leg next to you.
Here’s to the best Halloween ever! Now get out there and get your trick-or-treating groove on!