It’s Halloween next weekend, and that means sorting out your Halloween style. But don’t worry, we’re not about to guide you to the fancy dress costume shop.
No, we’re talking about doing Halloween style, well, stylishly. Think black. Think maxi dresses. Think lace, sequins, glitter, and a few little Halloween nods thrown in. Pop on a witches hat, or some cat ears, and you’re good to go.
For true Halloween style, it has to be black. So embrace everyone’s favourite shade whilst you can! Start with a maxi dress if you have to dress up. Teamed with a cape and a witches hat, and you have a costume – but your way.
If a maxi dress is too much, then just embrace your Halloween style subtly, with a cute lace dress.
A gothic, Victorian style high necked lace dress is a Halloween winner. Or go cutesy in a prom-style gown – add heels, ears and maybe even a tail, for cute kitty Halloween look.
Velvet jumpsuit? Couldn’t get more cat-like, right? Embrace Halloween with separates – patent jeans, fringed jumpers, sequin skirts – you get the idea!
Clockwise, from top left: Velvet jumpsuit, £140, French Connection, fringed jumper, £79.99, H&M, patent jeans, £80, French Connection, sequin skirt, £12.99, H&M, lace trimmed shorts, £24.99, H&M, cape top, £29.99, H&M, pleated skirt, £32, BHS
Black on black is pure Halloween style. Add black jewellery to your black outfit. And have some fun with a little spider, or cat thrown in the mix. Or even some skeleton Cameos…have a closer look!
Clockwise, from top left: Feather necklace, £24.99, H&M, spider necklace, £7, Claire’s Accessories, drop earrings, £9.99, H&M, diamante drop earrings, £2, Mood by Jon Richards @ Debenhams, spider ring, £3, Claire’s Accessories, black stone bracelet, £15, Mood by Jon Richard @ Debenhams, tassel drop earrings, £7.99, H&M, cat earrings, £6, Claire’s Accessories, skeleton cameo earrings, £5, Claire’s Accessories
Finally, add a feathered cape for some dark raven-esque Halloween style. Maribou jacket or a fringed cape? Make your shoes black, of course, and add some glitter – why not?
Clockwise, from top left: Glitter heels, £29.99, H&M, feather cape, £50, No1 Jenny Packham @ Debenhams, cut out heels, £110, French Connection, tie sandals, £65, J by Jasper Conran @ Debenhams, glitter loafers, £24.99, H&M, fringed suede cape, £49.99, New Look, fake fur coat, £44.99, New Look