The savory scent of pumpkin spice is back, which can only mean one thing: it’s almost time for Halloween! Even though Halloween may look different this year in numerous ways, we’re still excited to dress up and get in the spirit in socially-distanced ways.
From trick-or-treating with the kids to heading out to hosting a get together with your quarantine crew with themed cocktails, this is one holiday you should prepare for. Sure, you could throw on last year’s costume or cut some holes in that white sheet, but October 31st is going to be a lot better if you think ahead and pick out a costume everyone will adore. Better yet, go together with your significant other and put together a couples costume everyone will remember for years to come.
If you and yours are looking for a few fun costume ideas, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve searched the web to bring you the 22 most original couples costumes on the market. We’re not entirely sure what Halloween is going to look like this year but we think you and your S.O should definitely still dress up, even if it’s just to watch a scary movie at home. Here are our favorite couples costumes for 2020.
1. Rubie’s Marvel Avengers: Endgame Deluxe Team Suit Costume
BEST 2020 COSTUME
This Marvel movie may have come out last year but since 2020 has stalled numerous cinematic releases we’re still excited about this last addition to the Marvel universe. If you want to sport a superhero look this Halloween check out this awesome couples costume duo that includes two adult costumes. These deluxe padded suits contain a printed “A” on the chest and sleeve and feature a hook and loop closure to make taking it on and off easy.
2. Bob Ross Kit & Painted Canvas Couples Costume
Bob Ross is definitely up there with Fred Rogers in terms of sheer likability. This hilarious costume set comes with Bob’s iconic wig, a paint palette, brush and an awesome paint canvas (which is costume two). Yes, it’s as corny in real life as it looks in this picture and it’s totally awesome.
3. Hot Dog & Bun Couples Costume
Got any relish? This hilarious hot dog and bun costume is a great gag getup and is probably one of the few costume pairs that needs to be seen as a set in order to ‘get it’. Made from 100 percent polyester, the cool thing about this set is that you can literally wear whatever you want underneath. Feel like wearing pj’s all night long? In this outfit no one will know.
4. Cry Baby Bodysuit Costume Set
Sure, 2020’s given us a lot to cry about, but this unisex costume set is sure to leave you smiling. Complete with two full bodysuits, diapers, bibs and even two bonnets, this costume set is sure to leave a lasting impression, though we can’t say for sure what kind of impression that would be.
5. Puzzle Pieces Adult Couples Costume Set
MOST PG COSTUME
Some couples costumes toe the line between funny and hokey, while others toe the line between funny and offensive. This couples costume, however, is unique in the fact that it’s one of the few costumes that’s both funny and sentimental. Great for couples young and old, this sweet set includes two puzzle tunics that can be attached.
6. Buddy The Elf and Jovi Couples Costume Bundle Set
Because there’s no better way to celebrate Halloween than by spreading some good old Christmas cheer, this hilarious Elf costume set comes with one Buddy costume and one Jovi set. The fleece jackets are both detailed and surprisingly comfy, and while they look great as a set, this one of the few couples costumes that work just as good on its own.
7. Bacon and Eggs Couples Costume
I mean really, who doesn’t love breakfast foods? Nothing goes better together than bacon and eggs, and this Halloween costume will prove that you’re no different. These outfits are simple to wear and brightly colored so everyone will know what you are immediately. They also pair together perfectly but can also work independently in case you get separated throughout the evening. (That was not a yolk pun… we promise.)
8. King and Queen Playing Card Costume
BEST SIMPLE COSTUME
No lanky onesie, no excessive belts or studs, just two playing cards that are easy to put on and are sure to garner a few laughs. Featuring a one-size-fits-all design, these hilarious costumes are a must if you’re planning on wearing your costume again and again and have no time to deal with getting dressed up.
9. Tacky Travelers Couples Costume Set
MOST CREATIVE COSTUME
We’ve all seen a tacky traveler, and if you haven’t, chances are that tacky traveler is you. While we don’t believe for a second that you are actually tacky, you might want to feel that way just for a night with these obnoxious costumes. Each one comes with a hoop waist, jumpsuit and Hawaiian shirt. Just keep in mind that you’ll need to order two to make it a couple’s costume.
10. Couples Peanut Butter and Jelly Costume Set
BEST WORK-APPROPRIATE OPTION
Because what goes best with peanut butter? No, not chocolate. Jelly! This scrumptious PB&J costume set features two foam tunics and is sure to make all your friends…wait for it…jelly.
11. Rock, Paper, Scissors Costume Set
BEST FOR THRUPLES
For all those trios this year, this fun rock, paper scissors set comes with three polyester costumes and is sure to be hit. Whether you’re battling it out for top spot or you simply want to impress everyone at the party, these one-size-fit-all tunics are an easy way to make a group costume work. Plus, the price point means you’re paying just over $10 per costume.
12. Ketchup and Mustard Costume Set
BEST PARENTS COSTUME
This ketchup and mustard costume set is sure to be a hit. With two hats, parents who are already lacking in time won’t need to put in much thought or effort with these outfits. Now all you need is another couple to go as a hot dog and a pair of buns. It’s easy and cute, which makes it ideal for all you parents stuck at home handing out candy.
13. Plug and Socket Costume Set
BEST FOR PARTIES
One look at this hilarious plug and socket costume, and you’ll be hooked. A great (and unique) couples costume idea, this set is made from 100 percent polyester and comes as two separate pieces packed together. Even when you aren’t standing next to each other on Hallow’s Eve, everyone will know the plug belongs in the socket.
14. Baywatch Couples Costume
With these costumes you’ll be ready to hit the beach or Halloween night. They’re designed exactly like the costumes in the film and television show, with a one-piece swimsuit for the girl with “Baywatch” printed on the arm and a two-part shorts and windbreaker combo for the gentleman. Rock this beach babe look after a whole summer of socially distancing inside and everyone will know that you followed the guidelines.
15. Perfectly Paired Wine And Cheese Halloween Costume Set
BEST FOR FOODIES
For all of you foodies out there, this delightfully delicious wine and cheese costume set features a surprisingly elaborate wine bottle costume and a handy cheese tunic. The wine bottle is made up from a foam tunic, while the cheese is a shaped block of foam. The set also comes with an oversized knife as the perfect prop for a full foodie experience.
16. Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head
BEST FOR NEW COUPLES
If you’re a brand new couple you can’t go wrong dressing up as this adorable duo, Mr and Mrs. Potato Head. They’re well-known, beloved characters that belong together, and these costumes will make it obvious to everyone who you’re dressing up as. With playful hats, eyes, mouths and noses that replicate the cartoon characters’ features, we love how vibrant and fun these relatively simple costumes are. Let your new relationship bloom like the love between these two this Halloween.
17. Wayne’s World Costume Set
BEST FOR MOVIE FANS
We’re not worthy! But you might be just the right couple to pull off this Wayne’s World costume set. This totally righteous costume comes with a black wig, blonde wig, Wayne’s World Hat, drum sticks and glasses.
18. Adult’s Milk and Cookie Double Costume Set
BEST FOR COOKIE LOVERS
Whether you’re a dunker or a twister, there’s no denying how tasty this milk and cookie costume looks. Just like a cold glass of milk and a warm chocolate chip cookie, you’re the perfect pair and there’s no better way to express that this Halloween than by rocking this costume. The best part? One size fits both adults so you can swap who gets to play what halfway through the night.
19. Batman and Robin Costume Set
BEST LAST-MINUTE COSTUME
This may not be the most attractive Batman and Robin costume you ever see, but if you’re looking for a last-minute couples costume, this one is pretty easy. The authentic DC Comics costume comes with two printed ponchos showing Batman and his sidekick Robin. Simply pull them over a tank top and shorts, and you’ll be ready to go have some Halloween fun.
20. Soap Loofah Bubbles Adult Costume Set
Rub a dub-dub with this great loofah and bubbles costume combination. This sudsy set features one soap costume, one loofah costume and 10 clear balloons to act as bubbles. This set is sure to be a winner year after year.
21. Star Trek Kirk & Spock Couples Costume
BEST SCI-FI COSTUME
A captain and his first officer, taking Halloween by storm! With these Kirk and Spock costumes you’ll be ready to steer the USS Enterprise toward the good guys and defeat the bad ones with ease. These uniform shirts feature the official Starfleet uniform in the commander-status gold and first-officer blue. You’ll pass the legitimacy test with all true Trekies and rock this spooky holiday with this simple, comfortable costume.
22. Fred and Wilma Flinstone Costume Set
BEST THROWBACK COSTUME
Flinstones! Meet the Flinstones! They’re the modern stone age couple who’s going to rock this Halloween. This lovable duo charmed all of us on TV and now you can dress up as them with your S.O and channel those Bedrock vibes in these over-the-top full-outfit costumes. Complete with Wilma’s pearls and Fed’s teal necktie you’ll get the details exactly right and dazzle everyone you come across.
23. Adult S’mores Snack Couples Costume
SIMPLEST TO WEAR
If you want something simple that you can just throw on, this s’mores outfit is a great pick. You can just throw these graham cracker tunics on over your clothes and make it as easy as possible on yourselves, while still rocking a costume everyone will recognize. Each one includes two shoulder straps for a comfortable fit and the size will fit most body types so you can switch back and forth between chocolate and marshmallow.