Every year, the Halloween season sees a ton of new and popular costumes. And with the Halloween season now over and the year quickly coming to a close, it’s always nice to look back at the costumes that were most popular this year. So let’s take a look at a few of the most wanted and fashionable Halloween costumes of 2018.
Spiderman: Each year, millions of kids choose to dress up as their favorite superhero for Halloween and this year was no different. With the new Spiderman movie recently coming out followed by the new Avengers movie, it’s no surprise that Spiderman was one of the most popular costume ideas this year. Kids costume stores were packed full of little ones picking out their Spiderman costumes — and adults went as the fan-favorite superhero too. Other popular superhero costumes included Aquaman, Batman, and Wonderwoman.
Fortnite characters: When it comes to this year’s top video games, Fortnite takes the cake. Both kids and adults alike all around the world have continuously expressed their enjoyment of this new video game, which was definitely reflected in this year’s Halloween costume ideas. Fortnite characters were bound to be top winners of party costume contests. Whether they were store-bought from a kids costume store or homemade, there were plenty of Fortnite characters out and about this Halloween.
Witches: With about 5.8 million American adults choosing to dress as a witch for Halloween, it’s no surprise that witch costumes made the list of top choices for Halloween this year. Witches are always a fan favorite and this is a super easy costume to put together. Whether it’s a little kid dressed as a cute and endearing witch or a grown up with the classic big nose and ugly mole, witch costumes don’t seem to be going anywhere any time soon.
One of the best parts of Halloween is planning out your costume — whether it’s for trick-or-treating, a costume party, or just to wear to work, costumes will always be a major part of the Halloween season. So as the year wraps up, keep this year’s popular costumes in mind and maybe you’ll already get some good ideas for next year.