1. Ash and Pikachu from ‘Pokemon’
With today being Halloween, it’s go time for you and your spooky someone to find the perfect couples Halloween costume. While they’re certainly not mandatory for those in relationships, couples costumes are a fun way to challenge you and your boo to get creative in your Halloween celebration.
Even when one person has tons of couples costume ideas, it can still be difficult to find one you both like. That’s why it’s helpful to see what Halloween costumes other couples have come up with. After all, if it worked for them, it can work for you. For example, get inspired by this couple who dressed up as Ash and Pickachu from Pokemon.
Click through the slides to see 10 more couples who got way too creative with their Halloween costumes.
2. Lola and Bugs from ‘Space Jam’
Welcome your Halloween party guests to the jam so they can come on and slam as Lola and Bugs from the classic 1996 film.
3. Dwight and Jim from ‘The Office’
Characters from The Office are timeless couples costume choices. Many go as Jim and Pam, but you and your S.O. can put a Dundie Award-winning twist by going as Scranton’s resident odd couple, Dwight and Jim.
4. Bob Ross And A Happy Tree
Happy couples make for happy trees — and the happy painter who brings them to life. After all, as Bob Ross once said, “There’s nothing wrong with having a tree as a [boy/girl]friend.”
5. Mermaid Man And Barnacle Boy from ‘Spongebob Squarepants’
“Unite!” with your partner as the famous superhero duo, Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy. The colorful cartoon characters will come to the rescue whenever you need a last-minute costume.
6. Carmen Sandiego and Where’s Waldo?
(Finally) capture the awesomeness of 90’s computer and book games with two of the most elusive characters ever, Carmen Sandiego and Where’s Waldo? Just be sure to use the buddy system so you don’t lose track of each other…
7. Kim Possible and Ron Stoppable from ‘Kim Possible’
It only takes two black t-shirts and cargo pants to put together this Kim Possible and Ron Stoppable couples costume. That leaves you plenty of time to memorize the full “Call Me, Beep Me, If You Wanna Reach Me” theme song.
8. Mourning Wood
While this costume might be a bit risqué for young trick-or-treaters, adults will certainly appreciate this pun-tastic couples costume.
9. Linda and Bob from ‘Bob’s Burgers’
Speaking of puns, no one can beet Bob and Linda from Bob’s Burgers. While both costumes are simple, you can take these characters to the next level by handing out candy burgers.
10. Boo and Sulley from ‘Monsters, Inc.’
Disney characters always make for great couples costumes, but if you’re not into the traditional prince and princess route, try something a little different with Boo and Sulley.
11. Kelly and Yorkie from the ‘San Junipero’ episode of ‘Black Mirror’
Many couples dress up as “Netflix and chill” for Halloween, but an even better costume is a couple you related to while you were Netlfix and chilling. Case in point: Kelly and Yorkie from the iconic, Emmy-award winning Black Mirror episode “San Junipero.” You’re sure to be the coolest couple wherever (and whenever) you go.