20 Pun Halloween Costumes For Couples That Are Sure To Make You The Life Of The Party

Admittedly, I've never been one to get too excited about couple costumes for Halloween. But, now I'm half convinced that it's because I could never come up with something hilarious enough. Luckily, these punny Halloween costumes for couples are clever, witty, and more than hilarious.

These days, a creative costume is pretty much essential for a successful Halloween. I mean, is there anything more embarrassing than spending a boatload of cash on one of those ridiculously overpriced pre-packaged costumes, only to see eight other people at the party wearing the exact same thing? Not to mention, it doesn't take too much thought and ingenuity to come up with being a scantily clad firefighter for Halloween.

Yep, crafty and good-humored DIY costumes are where it's at. But, coming up with a suitable idea? Well, that's definitely the hardest part of the entire process. Luckily, the Internet has plenty of inspiration for clever and funny costumes. So, get out the glue gun, craft supplies, and blank t-shirts, and grab your significant other or best friend for a fun and festive night out. Here are 20 punny couple costume ideas that are sure to get the party started. Just be prepared for the looks of envy from all of the other party guests.

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1. Booty Call

Halloween is pretty much the booty call holiday. So, why not dress as one? All you need is a large phone printout and some butt padding. Easy and clever!

2. Netflix and Chill

Just when you thought you couldn't love your significant other any more, they dress up as Netflix. Suddenly, you feel like you couldn't live without them.

3. Black Eyed Peas

There's nothing like a great play on words to make for an amazing Halloween costume. This Black Eyed Peas costume? It's about as punny as costumes get!

4. Green with Envy

If you're looking for a costume that's clever and super easy to pull together, this is perfect for you! All you need is some green clothes, yarn, cardboard, and a permanent marker.

5. Freud and a Freudian Slip

Here's the perfect costume for all of you psychology majors. This witty couple costume would make Freud himself proud.

6. Deviled Eggs

Dress up like this popular party food, and prepare to have a devilishly good time.

7. Rockstar

Sure, you could wear some tight leather pants and play air guitar all over the party. But, this literal interpretation of a rockstar? So much better.

8. Photo Bomb

Just think of the Instagram opportunities, here.

9. State Farm Commercial

Flo from Progressive has become pretty overdone for Halloween. The Jake from State Farm commercial, however, is much more original and clever!

10. Lightning Strike

Dressing like the weather isn't always easy. But, this take on lightning and a lightning strike victim is actually pretty simple. You just need some poster board, an umbrella, and some scissors.

11. Milkman and a Housewife

We've all heard the jokes about the 1950s housewife and the milkman. So, this costume is sure to generate some laughs!

12. Google Maps

Your significant other is the only one who knows the way to your heart. Why not dress like it? These Google Maps costumes are easy and creative!

13. L'Eggo My Eggo

Remember the famous "L'Eggo My Eggo" slogan from the commercials? Put together a lego costume and a waffle outfit, and people are sure to be shouting that catchphrase all night!

14. Cardiac Arrest

Sure, there are plenty of sexy police officer costumes on Halloween. But, go along with your significant other or a friend dressed as a heart, and suddenly your generic costume is a lot more creative!

15. Corn Dog

Put together a corn costume and a dog costume, and voila! You're everybody's favorite fried fair food!

16. Ice Ice Baby

Everyone knows the catchy Vanilla Ice song, and it opens up a great opportunity for a literal interpretation. If you don't have three people, just write "Ice" on both of your arms. It still does the trick!

17. L Key Holics

Of course, you'll likely be doing some major drinking on Halloween. So, this play on words costume is a suitable choice!

18. The Sims

Alright, so it's not exactly a pun. But, plenty of people will appreciate these Sims costumes. Plus, you can wear your normal clothes. All you need is the headpiece!

19. Peanut Butter and Jelly

You and your other half fit together just like peanut butter and jelly. So, go ahead and dress like it!

20. French Kiss

Combining a French outfit with Kiss face paint? Instant hilarity. Plus, it gives you and your significant other an excuse to make out all night. I mean, it's part of the costume.

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