Skeleton Halloween Costume Ideas
It seems like the skeleton costume has become a traditional costumes worn at Halloween parties. Of course, this doesn't mean that the skeleton costume is getting boring. There are many ways in which you can make a costume look fresh. In addition, you can buy pre-made skeleton costumes in different shapes and sizes. In its basis the costume is the same – it must resemble a human skeleton in order to be scary.
Basic Skeleton To start, find a completely black sweat suit and a pair of white gloves. Purchase a white contact paper and create bone shapes on it before you cut them. After that, simply peel the white paper and stick it on the suit.
When it comes to the head, there are two solutions. The first one requires the use of white and black Halloween paint. You will have to paint your entire face white and add some dark color around your eyes. You must use a combination of black and white for your mouth (you will have to emphasize the jaw). The second option is to wear a skeleton mask - You can buy one at any Halloween store, or create one yourself. In addition, you should wear completely black shoes.
Extra Elements -The basic design for the Halloween skeleton costume is simple, however you will probably want to add extra elements to the costume. For example, women can wear a black skirt and make their hair in a way which will resemble a Gothic woman. This is a attractive yet simple.
Biker Skeleton - A biker skeleton costume is a unique twist for an old costume idea. first off, apply a whit-powered makeup over the face. In order to make the eyes appear deep in the skull you need to apply black eyeshadow around your eyes.
Add a biker jacket to the mix, or if you don't want to wear a jacket you can apply some hellish looking (temporary) tattoos on your arms. If your wearing a jacket, make sure it's unzipped and show off your boney ribcage. To complete the outfit put on a long wig.
Performing Skeleton - Another approach is to look like a skeleton Halloween performer, complete with a long black cane and a black top hat/cylinder hat. Some people make combinations of Grim Reaper and Skeleton costumes. They dress like the Grim Reaper and use its accessories. In addition, use a skull mask and highlight only the chest bones.
Movie Skeleton - Skeletons have always inspired movie makers and they are featured in many TV shows and movies. One movie that is particularly popular is Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas. This skeleton wears a suit with strips and has a very interesting black bow tie that looks like a bat.
When it comes to the face, people must use white color to paint their entire face except the area around the eyes where they need to use black color. What is different about this skeleton is that the mouth looks like it was sewed. Use black color to highlight the stitches.