The Brief: From celebrities to kids to pets, here's a roundup of some of the best Halloween costumes of 2019 (so far).


Every year, Spooktober, Halloween and Halloweekend are a time to share spoopy memes, re-watch Halloween classics, and flex your costume-making skills. In this day and age, assembling a good Halloween costume is about more than just being the best-dressed at a party, but can lead to online virality as well. We’ve gathered the best Halloween costumes of 2019 so far worn by celebrities, pets, children, and everyone else with clever ideas and execution.

An “Untitled Goose Family” inspired by the Untitled Goose Game:

Bon Appétit Magazine’s Claire Saffitz on day one vs. five of a Gourmet Makes Video.

Yes, you could go as Billie Eilish, or you could dress as “Silly Eilish” like Jameela Jamil did.

There’s no better way to make your teenager simultaneously cringe and admire you than with this VSCO girl and eBoy parents costume. Check out our VSCO girl Halloween costume and how to be an eBoy guides to make your own costume.


Instead of dressing as Ant-Man to accompany his daughter’s The Wasp costume, Paul Rudd (who played Marvel’s Ant-Man) went as parody singer Weird Al Yankovic.

Some of the top Lizzo Halloween costumes:

It’s not too late to craft a costume inspired by the “S” that is every 6th grader’s definition of “graphic design.”

Life imitates art. Francisco Goya’s “Saturn Devouring His Son” renamed as “Just vibing with my son.”

#TBT to Bird Box:

We stan Kathy Bates!

As is tradition, every year some parents dress their kids in costumes that are offputting, to say the least…

11/10, excellent doggo.

Gabrielle Union and her daughter in matching Bring It On costumes:

Demi Lovato goes ALL OUT for Halloween as Marie Antoinette:

Kylie Jenner’s daughter Stormi dressed as her mother at the Met Gala:

Jessica Biel dressed up as an NSYNC-era Justin Timberlake and her husband, JT was stuck in microphone costume.

Halloweek isn’t over so keep your eye out IRL while trick-or-treating and on your social media feeds for more of the best Halloween costumes of 2019. And, if you’re still scrambling to put together a last-minute costume, check out our Meme Halloween Costumes guide for ideas.