8 Charlotte-inspired Costume Ideas to Rock at a Halloween Party

Halloween is coming — and so are Halloween parties. First and foremost, be sure to revisit David S. Pumpkins to get in the spirit for the season.

Second, if you haven’t already decided to dress like David S. Pumpkins or his skeletal back-up dancers, let’s toss around some Charlotte-inspired costume ideas to get you geared up for your Halloween festivities. Here are eight thoughts:

(1) Stereotypical Charlotte Millennial

If we mushed all of our youthful Charlotte characteristics into one person, this is who we would be: a coworking, craft-beer-drinking, houseplant-hoarding, craft-donut-eating, speakeasy-membership-carrying human.

Pull off the look: Grab a box of donuts from Duck Donuts (your friends drunk on Halloween punch will thank you) and a can of craft beer (the NoDa Brewing Co. Gordgeous is in stores), dress in fitted jeans and a T-shirt painted with the words “Hygge” or “Advent,” let your sassy speakeasy membership card protrude from the shirt pocket (you know you have a Dot Dot Dot membership) and tuck a succulent under one arm.

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