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Help! I need a Halloween Costume for work next Friday! Any ideas? I sew so that isn't the problem. I just can't come up with any ideas! Kind of broke right now so it would have to be homemade. I work in a Chiropractors office and the doctor said "not scary or sexy". Please help.

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rammar

Asked by rammar at 2:11 AM on Oct. 27, 2008 in Beauty & Style

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  • Throw on your houseshoes and an old flannel nightgown, then put your hair in curlers and go as a little old lady. At least you'll be comfortable!
    mamapotter

    Answer by mamapotter at 2:12 AM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • I always go with devil horns and a pitch fork! You can sew a little tail to black dress pants or a black skirt and a nice fitting red shirt!
    MiiSSHiiSCAMP0S

    Answer by MiiSSHiiSCAMP0S at 2:26 AM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • you can be a pirate(rags sewn together to make a skirt or raggedy pants, get a cheap pirates hat, and since you work in a dr's office you can paint the patch on so you can still see! just close your eye when the patient first sees you!), a skeleton(black outfit with white bones painted or sewn on), Raggedy Ann doll, a clown, a robot, a sumo wrestler, a punk rock star, a fairy, tinkerbell, snow white, a dwarf (tie shoes to your knees and walk around on your knees), Glenda the good witch, Dorthy, a puppy dog with big ears and a painted face...hope these might help you! :)
    kimbercase26

    Answer by kimbercase26 at 2:34 AM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • be a cat! tail, ears, whiskers drawn/painted on face, all black outfit, maybe leopard/tiger print slippers. super cheap, easy and not sexy or scary.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:34 AM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • Scuba diver or the publisher's clearinghouse winner...with the big check, balloons, robe, rollers in your hair...!!!!
    livewell4me

    Answer by livewell4me at 9:18 AM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • Oh, I'm jealous I have a industrial sewing machine but I can't sow...;(

    Make a Royal Princess custome
    JCRestoredme

    Answer by JCRestoredme at 11:16 AM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • Business style clothes, gray face paint, fake noose around your neck. You're a Stock Broker!
    MamaLion82007

    Answer by MamaLion82007 at 9:58 PM on Oct. 27, 2008

  • Sarah Palin or Hillary Clinton...
    MommyMartini

    Answer by MommyMartini at 12:44 AM on Oct. 28, 2008

  • Green sweats, with the letter P on the front of your shirt, and black makeup around one eye.
    Your a black-eyed Pea.

    A friend of mine a couple years ago had to do something, so she went really simple...she taped packs of Smarties candy all over the front of her jeans....Smarty Pants
    19Steph77

    Answer by 19Steph77 at 3:14 PM on Oct. 28, 2008

  • I was having this problem too...i made a Mime costume...i had an old white t-shirt and i drew on the stripes with permanent marker and then all you need is some face paint and some black pants...some of them wear hats too!
    TatuMama07

    Answer by TatuMama07 at 3:33 PM on Oct. 28, 2008

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