On the low end wallet-wise and time-wise? Fear not! Here are some easy-to-achieve Halloween looks.
Tar Pit Ghost:
Materials: Garbage bag and scissors
Step 1: Cut two eyeholes in garbage bag.
Step 2: Wear the bag, positioning the holes in front of face.
Optional: Super-glue classmates to floor.
Materials: Two sheets of toilet paper and tape
Step 1: Tape sheet of toilet paper on left cheek.
Step 2: Tape sheet of toilet paper on right cheek.
Optional: Follow Ms. Maggio around.
Elsa’s Less Glamorous Cousin:
Materials: Garbage bag
Step 1: Roll in some dirt to get an earthly smell. (Pro tip: Battery Park is a good source of dirt.)
Step 2: Collect a garbage bag full of debris.
Step 3: Collect twigs and stick them into hair.
Optional: In class, loudly sing, “Let it grow!” and throw dirt into the air from the garbage bag.
Mermaid with Legs:
Materials: Fish and fork
Step 1: Rub fish inside wrists, behind ears, on neck, and inside elbows for seafood smell.
Step 2: Stick fork in hair.
Optional: Sing above vocal range when walking through the halls.
Patrick the Starfish:
Materials: Five traffic cones and good friend
Step 1: Place cone on each limb.
Step 2: Place cone on head.
Step 3: Go to all classes via good friend’s back.
Optional: Obstruct traffic.