The Best Lil Nas X Halloween Costume Ideas for 2021 – Recreate His Most Iconic Outfits

Lil Nas X Halloween Costumes
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As one of the most prominent and controversial figures on social media, Lil Nas X has given fans plenty to talk about. From the highly talked about moments in his “Montero” video to his “Old Town Road” cowboy attire, there are so many reasons for fans to want to channel Lil Nas X for Haloween 2021.

Lil Nas X has worn a lot of memorable outfits this year, and he was undoubtedly one of the best-dressed men at the 2021 Met Gala, where he combined several different outfits into one. First, he walked the red carpet wearing a regal cape that covered his entire body. He then removed the cape to reveal an incredible bright gold suit of armor. Finally, he stripped down to a gold bodysuit. It was a fabulously head-turning fashion moment, which is exactly what we’ve come to expect from this innovative musical star. (That’s also why there are so many fun Lil Nas X Halloween costumes to choose from.)

Met Gala Red Carpet 2021 Lil Nas X Courtesy of Lexie Moreland for WWD

Always elaborate and outstanding, Lil Nas X makes it easy to recreate his iconic moments and outfits. Back in September, before the release of his debut album Montero, Lil Nas X made a surprise announcement — he was pregnant! He shared the news with a viral post that saw him donning a look that would certainly win the top prize at any Halloween party. The photo showcased him with a floral head wreath, white sheer robe, and very prominent baby bump, which is certainly going to be a forever remembered moment in pop culture. An amazing Halloween costume for men or women in 2021, this outfit is sure to make heads turn wherever you end up on Halloween night. We’ve got all the clothing and props you need to recreate this look below, so keep reading.

Dressing as a singer, rapper, or entertainer such as Lil Nas X or Drake doesn’t mean your Halloween outfit has to be expensive either. With just a few items (some may even be easy to DIY with products from home) you can create a cheap Halloween costume that’s truly amazing.

When brainstorming ways to morph into Lil Nas X, keep in mind that the best Lil Nas x Halloween costumes will be colorful, fun, and channel some of the many huge moments in the rapper and social media star’s career. That said, we figured you could use some help getting into character since there are so many options to choose from.

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To help you get into full Lil Nas X mode, we’ve come up with a list of some of the best Lil Nas X Halloween costume ideas we could think of. Hope you have as much fun looking through them as we did when putting them together.


Montero Pregnancy Announcement

Lil Nas X took the internet by storm when announcing the Montero album release date. With 2.6 million likes and counting on Instagram, there’s no doubt this outfit will be a real winner. Recreate the moment with a white flower crown, rose bouquet, kimono, pants and faux baby bump.


Floral Fall Rose Crown Headband

Floral Fall Rose Holiday Crown Courtesy of Amazon


Moss Rose Kimono

Moss Rose Kimono Courtesy of Amazon


MorwenVeo Men’s Linen Pants

MorwenVeo Men's Linen Pants Courtesy of Amazon


Artificial Pregnancy Tummy

Artificial Pregnancy Tummy Courtesy of Ebay


Denvii Artificial White Roses

Denvii Artificial White Roses Courtesy of Amazon


Lil Nas X Montero State Prison Jumpsuit

This Lil Nas X costume idea was one of our top picks for the best men’s Halloween costumes of 2021. And after the artist’s Met Gala looks, the pink prison outfit from the “Industry Baby” video is probably one of his most memorable looks of the year. If you haven’t seen Lil Nas X’s music video for “Industry Baby” featuring Jack Harlow, then we highly recommend you watch it immediately. It is without a doubt one of the horniest music videos we’ve ever seen, and it’s obviously NSFW.

To recreate the Montero State Prison Jumpsuit as a Halloween costume, we recommend picking up a pair of pink scrubs. This costume idea will require a little DIY (you’ll have to make your own white prison number on the chest to really nail the look). We’ve included some links below to help you put your costume together. Alternatively, we’ve included a link for a pink jumpsuit below.


Pink Scrubs

unisex pink scrubs Courtesy of Amazon


Lil Nas X Met Gala Costume Ideas

Unfortunately, we weren’t able to find a full-body suit of armor made of gold, so you can’t recreate Lill Nas X’s best look from the 2021 Met Gala. However, you can recreate the black-and-gold bodysuit that he wore at the end of the night. In fact, it’s relatively easy to recreate this look for yourself. All you need is a gold bodysuit and some fun accessories. You won’t look quite as iconic or fabulous as Lil Nas X, but you can have fun pretending.


Gold Bodysuits

gold bodysuits Courtesy of Amazon

Gold Tassel Shoulder Epaulet With Rhinestones

shoulder epaulet for lil nas x costume Courtesy of Amazon


Lil Nas X “Montero” Halloween Costume Look 1

Jaws dropped when Lil Nas X released the “Montero” video earlier this year. There are several looks from this highly talked about music video that can be recreated with ease. The most notable being the long red braids, CK underwear and patent leather over-the-knee boots.


Raina Hair Wine Red Synthetic Braided Lace Front Wig

Wine Red Synthetic Braided Lace Front Wig Courtesy of Amazon


Calvin Klein Men’s Ck One Micro Boxer Briefs

Calvin Klein Men's Ck One Micro Boxer Briefs Courtesy of Amazon


SJ Patent Leather Thigh High Boots

SJ Women Patent Leather Thigh High Boots Courtesy of Amazon


Hicarer Chain Necklace Set

Chain Necklace Set Courtesy of Amazon


Lil Nas X “Montero” Halloween Costume Look 2

Look 2 from the video features LNX in a high tip blue wig, collared denim jacket, blinged-out necklace and earrings, butterfly face tattoo, blue eyeshadow and long blue fingernails.

LIl Nas X Courtesy of YouTube

Disguise The Simpsons Marge Deluxe Glam Wig

Disguise The Simpsons Marge Deluxe Glam Courtesy of Amazon


Venus Denim Trench Coat

Venus Denim Trench Coat Courtesy of Amazon


EVER FAITH Art Deco Statement Necklace

EVER FAITH Art Deco Statement Necklace Courtesy of Amazon


Anne Klein Clip Button Earrings

Anne Klein Women's Silver/Crystal CZ Flower EZ Comfort Clip Button Earrings Courtesy of Amazon


Jansong Temporary Tattoos

Jansong temp tattoos Courtesy of Amazon


Poliphili Press-on Nails

Poliphili 24Pcs Super Long Gradient Press on Nails Courtesy of Amazon


CharmCode UCANBE Eyeshadow Palette

CharmCode UCANBE Eyeshadow Palette Courtesy of Amazon


Lil Nas X “Montero” Halloween Costume Look 3

Get into Lil Nas X’s third look from the “Montero” video with a short pink wig, faux fur pink stole, gold mesh skirt, rhinestone choker and gold arm cuffs.


G&T Wig Pink Finger Wave Wig

G&T Wig Pink Finger Wave Wig Courtesy of Amazon


Lanue Clear Austrian Rhinestone Crystal Choker

Lanue Clear Austrian Rhinestone Crystal Choker Courtesy of Amazon


Saferin Faux Fur Stole

Saferin Faux Fur Stolev Courtesy of Amazon


Adult Warrior Arm Cuffs

Adult Warrior Arm Cuffs Courtesy of Oriental Trading


MineSign Rhinestone Skirt

MineSign Rhinestone Skirt Courtesy of Amazon


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