If you’re looking for an original Halloween costume this year, look no further than the memes, moments and events that defined pop culture in 2021.
And there are plenty to choose from with this year one that has been jam-packed with trending topics…
CELEBRITY-INSPIRED HALLOWEEN COSTUMES
DAPHNE OR THE DUKE FROM ‘BRIDGERTON’
We’re sure Netflix put a spell on us – the period-drama is easily one of 2020/2021’s biggest shows!
YE-ESH: KEEPING UP WITH KANYE
Whether it’s his serious-Ye strange face masks, his questionable hair-cut or even his wedding-themed Donda album launch – Kanye has been plenty generous with his costume ideas this year.
THESE REBOOTS WERE MADE FOR WALKING
Take your Halloween costume inspiration from any of these popular series: Gossip Girl, Fresh Prince of Bel Air, I Know What You Did Last Summer, the Friends reunion or even the Sex & The City revival,
LET THE ‘SQUID GAMES’ BEGIN
Whether you’re a player, a soldier, the giant doll or even the frontman, there’s a Squid Game costume and challenge for everyone.
BALENCIAGA BADDIE: KIM KARDASHIAN
From her infamously frightening Met Gala outfit to her spook-tacular NYFW costume and even her hot-pink collection of SNL looks, Kim Kardashian’s fashion has been next level in 2021.
The noughties’ favourite celebrity couple are back, and basking in the limelight of their romantic reunion. From PDA on the red carpet to kissing their face masks Cannes Film Festival to canoodling in the streets and everywhere else, Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck simply can’t get enough of each other.
FREE BRITNEY SPEARS
Britney Spears, her conservatorship and her frosty relations with her family have been big talking points in pop culture this year.
The movement has even garnered support from fellow celebs too!
DOING IT FOR DI: KRISTEN STEWART
Nobody expected the Twilight actress to deliver in her rendition of Princess Diana in the royal biopic that garnered widespread acclaim, but to everyone’s surprise – she did!
MEGHAN & HARRY’S OPRAH INTERVIEW
The royals who hate to love attention had everyone reeling after dropping those bombshells earlier this year. They’ve also made a ton of money in new business deals and appearances including a Netflix series and a Spotify podcast.
KEEP CALM – AND WARM: BERNIE SANDERS
It’s the meme that keeps on giving – Senator Bernie Sanders had the Internet thoroughly entertained when he was photographed at the US presidential inauguration wearing some wooly mittens and a warm coat.