10 Fun and Easy Star Halloween Costumes
Who better to emulate this Halloween than our First Lady of Style, Michelle Obama? Wear a knock-off of her iconic inauguration gown and everyone will know exactly who you are--especially with a handsome Presidential look-alike on your arm.
•White one-shoulder gown
When it comes to classic, refined and consistent looks, our First Lady is first in her class. Focus on recreating her controversial arches, and keep the rest of the face glowy and subtly highlighted.
•Brown eyebrow pencil
From button hats to pant-less ensembles, the most statement-making fashionista of the year is by far Lady Gaga. And with a million looks that are more costume than outfit, it's only a matter of choosing which over-the-top look to recreate.
•White cut-out leotard
•White over-the-knee boots
Believe it or not, Lady Gaga is a beauty editor's dream. In her short time on the scene, Ms. Gaga has shown us some of the most inventive and arresting looks we've seen in years. (Hello bow lips, chunky glittered eye makeup and wispy brows!) Have fun with this look--she certainly does.
•Curly blond extensions
•White liquid foundation
•Black eyeliner to smudge
•Black shimmery shadow
In Coco Before Chanel, Audrey Tautou brought to life the woman to whom we owe such closet staples as the little black dress and boucle suit. Grab your pearls and don a Chanel-esque two-piece in homage to the fashion world's most iconic designer.
•Patent ballet flats
Coco Chanel was the creator of chic, but that doesn't mean she loaded on the makeup. Go for a simple low twisted bun, and keep your face fresh, with a touch of color in the cheeks. Oui, oui!
•Twisted back low bun
•Clear lip balm
"If you like it then you better put a ring on it!" Get on the girl power train with your two most fabulous friends and reenact the hottest video of the year. Just make sure to brush up on Beyonce's famous moves before hitting the party scene.
•Silver or black leotard
•Curly brown wig
In honor of the late and great Patrick Swayze, grab your guy and go as Dirty Dancing's adorable dancing duo, Baby and Johnny. Prepare to bask in the spotlight--nobody puts Baby in a corner!
Remember when a touch of black mascara and a dab of lip gloss made you feel like an entirely different person? Channel your inner teeny-bopper--and don't forget the untamed eighties curls. The poufier, the better.
•Unruly '80s ringlets
•Coral lip gloss
Take a cue from Ellen Page and Drew Barrymore's hilarious antics in Whip It and form your own fun-loving, all-girl roller derby league this Halloween. Doubly impress your friends before the big night by re-learning how to "Shoot the Duck" on wheels.
•Green pleated skirt
•Elbow and knee pads
•Girl Scout neck tie