Prickly Cactus (left) and Foxy Brown.
Kaylie as “Assistant to the Regional Manager at Dunder Mifflin, Scranton branch. Also, beet farmer and bed-and-breakfast owner. (Aka Dwight Schrute!!)” (California)
Lena as a duck. (Brooklyn)
Emily as David Bowie’s Starman. (Centralia, Washington)
Mari as Wanda from The Fairly OddParents. (Wilmette, Illinois)
Daisy as Wonder Woman.
Chanel as Wes from How to Get Away With Murder.
Megan as Hunter S. Thompson. (Oregon)
Amy Rose as Chester Cheetah. (Brooklyn)
Diyana as “an ’80s fitness girl.”
Rosemarie (Virginia Beach, Virginia)…
…Madi (Portland, Oregon)…
…and Olivia (Melbourne) as Rosie the Riveter.
Left: Mia as Rosie the Riveter. Right: Zoe as Zero Moustafa from The Grand Budapest Hotel.
Meredith (California) went to school as Rosie the Riveter just so she could set her hair in preparation for her REAL costume…
…which she describes as “a Moulin Rouge–y Marie Antoinette” type of thing.
Karla as Kim Boggs. (Mazatlán, Mexico)
Stella as the Corpse Bride. (Long Beach, California)
Left: Jillian as “dead tired.” Right: Laura as “the next supreme.” (Boston)
Luiza (Rio de Janeiro)…
…and Emma as witches.
Rose as “reluctant sexy Halloween.” (Brooklyn)
…and Saliha as Wednesday Addams.
Sinthia and Elena as Wednesday and Morticia Addams. (London)
Christine as “a crazed Temples fan.” (Southern California)
Naomi as Tina Belcher. (Chicago)
Anna, Noam, Edan, and Liel as the Belchers. Left to right: Tina, Bob, Linda, Gene, and Louise. (Teaneck, New Jersey)
Left to right: Grace, Savanna, Anna, Kate, Erin, and Alex as a rainbow. (South Carolina)
Béatrice (left) and Caroline as Betty and Veronica, “frenemies for life!” (Quebec)
Maegan as Megan from But I’m a Cheerleader.
Isabella as a “killer cheerleader.” (UK)
Clothilde as a 1960s cheerleader. (Paris)
Brooke (left) and Robby as Margot and Richie Tenenbaum. (Ohio)
Victoria (left) and Sarah as Suzy Bishop and Sam Shakusky. (California)
Elyse as Agatha from The Grand Budapest Hotel. (Mount Vernon, Washington)
Emma (left) and Armaan as Agatha and Zero from The Grand Budapest Hotel. (California)
Sherry as a member of Team Zissou, Alice as Agatha from The Grand Budapest Hotel, and Cindy as Dora. (Toronto)
Ramya (left) and Lakshmi as Scrappy-Doo and Daphne from Scooby-Doo.
Monika as a jellyfish.
Left to right: Hannah as Sailor Moon, Izzy as “unzipping her skin,” and Lottie as “a possessed princess.” (Perth, Australia)
Rachel as a princess. (Ireland)
Left: Rina as a roller derby girl. Right: Hikari as Dorothy from The Wizard of Oz. Center: stuffed dog as Toto. (Tokyo)
Rayna and Citlali (Arizona)…
…and Grace and Haley (Madison, Mississippi) as the Grady twins from The Shining.
Ane, Brona, Haley, Georgi, and Julia as the Spice Girls. (Middletown, Rhode Island)
River as a bumblebee, with Emma. (Brooklyn)
Olivia as “Ezra Koenig’s Twitter feed.” (Centerport, New York)
On the right: Estelle as a fox.
Lily as Joanna from Office Space. (Williamsville, New York)
Simone (left) and Manon as Courtney Love and Kurt Cobain. (Vancouver)
Catherine as “the ’90s.” (Kansas City, Missouri)
Eilidh as a Time Lorde. (“Note the sonic screwdriver in hand.”) (Scotland)
Lera as a flapper. (St. Petersburg, Russia)
Claudia as Medusa.
Laurari as Hermione Granger. (London)
Left to right: Jina, Olivia, Jake, and Sarah as Sims.
Elizabeth as Danny from The Shining (she knit that sweater herself!). (Nashville)
Marion as “an alien/futuristic human/metallic android (I haven’t really decided what I actually was yet).” (Barcelona)
Kamila as Aladdin Sane. (Lublin, Poland)
Sandy as Steven Tyler.
Vikasini as Stevie Nicks (with a cameo by her dad in the background). (Aurora, Colorado)
Alex as “Vampire Weekend.” (Princeton, New Jersey)
Nancy as Miss Havisham. Nancy says: “I’m wearing a vintage wedding dress and my Rookie eyeball ring I made using a photo of my boyfriend’s eye. (I like to think that Miss Havisham would have made her lovers’ eyeballs into rings too.)” (London)
Sadie as a zombie prom queen. (Dallas)
Lyndsey as Elle Woods. (Edinburgh)
Left to right: Ava as one of Jack the Ripper’s victims, Molly as Maleficent, and Imogen as Buffy “the Vampire Slayer” Summers. (UK)
Chrisline as Maleficent. (Los Angeles)
Shriya as a cow. (New York City)
Elisabeth as Wade “Cry-Baby” Walker. (North Carolina)
Allison as a rockabilly chick, “channeling Wanda from Cry-Baby.” (Ridgefield Park, New Jersey)
Gabby as Corinne Burns from Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains. (New York City)
Patricia as Andy Warhol. (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania)
Gabi as Beyoncé in the “Blow” video.
Suzy as Beyoncé from the “Haunted” video. (New York City)
Fiona as John Bender. (Glenview, Illinois)
Sarah as Agent Cooper from Twin Peaks. (Illinois)
Zola as Laura Palmer (alive).
Lucy as Laura Palmer (dead).
Diana Daniels as a “beheaded Anne Boleyn.”
Jasmine as Frida Kahlo. (Sacramento)
Allyssa as a jack-o’-lantern. (Brooklyn)
Allison as a vampire. (Virginia)
Amy as “Cynthia from Rugrats, featuring a cameo from Margot the Cat, who dressed as a Beanie Baby.”
Krista as an elementary-school picture.
Here’s how Erica explains her costume:
“What are you?”
Clare (left) and Cecilia as cats from Cats. (Bristow, Virginia)
Emily as Nutella. (Surrey, UK)
Lisa as “the Bride of Frankenstein or Dead Lisa Presley.” (California)
Tova as Charlie Chaplin.
Left to right: Jessie, Summer, and Bethany as mimes. (Virginia)
Kayla as Lyanna Stark from the book series A Song of Ice and Fire.
Olivia (left) and Shane as Parks and Recreation’s Janet Snakehole and Burt Macklin. (New York City)
Corinne as a Heather. (Concord, New Hampshire)
Cynthia as “a creepy doll.” (Sydney)
Svenja as “somewhat Courtney Love but ending up looking like a really messed up zombie chick.” (Lohmar, Germany)
Erin as Snow White. (Brooklyn)
Lilabet (left) and Elena as Cher Horowitz and Amber Mariens from Clueless. (Brooklyn)
Greer as a fairy princess. (London)
Marie as Casey Becker.
Roni as “Retro Alien Space Girl.” (Gansevoort, New York)
Brittany as Cher. (New York City)
Violet as a “scary doll.”
Left to right: Sid as Harry Houdini, Strummer as the Strong Man, and Liz as Marion the Trapeze Artist, from Wings of Desire. (Johnson City, Tennessee)
Sidenote from Liz: “I was part of last year’s Rookie Halloween costume gallery (#76), dressed as “many moons,” as I was one week away from becoming a mother! You can now see that baby Strummer is almost a year old. Sid/”Harry Houdini” proposed to me, after this photograph was taken! (I totally said yes. And the ring looked great with my costume…)” ♦