10 Feminist Halloween Costumes for Women Who Don't Want To Dress Up As A "Sexy Kitten" This Year

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So you don't feel like dressing up like a sexy sea monkey or scantily clad nun? Good for you! Halloween is a time to be whatever you want, and even though there are so many “sexy” costume options out there it’s kind of ridiculous, (sexy slice of pizza or sexy lobster, anyone?), they definitely aren’t your only options. Not even close. Why not embrace the beauty of powerful, game-changing women with one of these awesome feminist Halloween costumes instead?

Some of the most remarkable women of the past century weren't waltzing around in skintight dresses and skimpy bikinis. In fact, most of them can be found in timeless pieces that never go out of style (and are still totally sexy without being completely over-the-top). On top of all that, they're still the most bad ass women in the vicinity. Be a historical figure, be an activist, be a fictional character for heaven's sake. The possibilities are seriously endless.

Here are 10 suggestions for feminist Halloween costumes for those of us who just don’t feel like dressing up as a sexy kitten this year. They’re really fun, really inspiring, and really easy to make. Now go get it, girl.

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