Halloween Costume Options for Mommies

Last year it was all so clear:  I was a Zombie Cheerleader for Halloween.  It said, “sporty, yet cannibalistic.”

This year I’m puzzled.  Sure, I could go the Super Woman route or do the more traditional wicked witch, but I was always a witch when I was heavy because it allowed me to wear a slimming black cloak.  Why is it that women’s Halloween costumes come in two choices:  Slutty or witch costume? 

Examples from PartyCity.com:

There is the slutty rave dancer:

Slutty Raver

Slutty Raver

The sexy skeleton (which, I must admit, is pretty cool):

Sexy Skeleton

Sexy Skeleton

Really?  These “ringmaster” costumes aren’t even trying to be anything other than risque.

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Come on!  Since when were nerds sexy???  If boys found brainy acts attractive I would have had an amazing social life in high school.

Geek Chic

Geek Chic

And the mommy options?  Good WitchGlinda the Good Witch

Bad Witchwicked-witch

Humpf!

And for all you preggers out there, here are some trending costumes from Parents.com for you, that are, honestly, quite clever:

Basketball

Basketball

Pumpkin

Pumpkin

BeachBall

BeachBall

And my favorite…

Watermelon

Watermelon

I just can’t do “witch” again.  Ultimately, Ima have to go with Mother of Dragons from Game of Thrones, but with a longer skirt.  (I’m a mother after all; a little decorum is required.)

Where. Are. My DRAGONS??

Where. Are. My DRAGONS??

How about you?  Are you dressing up for Halloween?

Lisa ;)

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4 responses to “Halloween Costume Options for Mommies

  1. How about a sexy witch outfit? I have one of those and you can turn it inside out so it can either be a black outfit or a white one. Of all the photos, the sexy skeleton is pretty cool. It’s not too sexy looking.

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