Love Halloween but don’t have a lot of cash to spend? Have an undying affection for a movie, TV or comic character that you just feel like you need to display year-round? Then, a costume shirt is a great option for you! Anyone can pull off a costume tee, including the head-to-toe Halloween enthusiast, the parent who wants an inexpensive costume option for taking their kid trick-or-treating, the substitute teacher who needs a last-minute costume to teach a class on Halloween, or even the person who never dresses up, but doesn’t want to get made fun of for the third year in a row when they show up without a costume. So, here’s a list of the best costume t-shirts that will help you be ready this Halloween season!
Classic Costume T-shirts
Classic costumes are those costumes that can be worn year after year and never go out of style. They’re the ensembles that everyone know and love like Elvis, pirates, nerds, etc. These make for some of our favorite classic costume t-shirts because they’re fun, simple and can be used for other occasions, too!
Superhero Costume T-shirts
“The Avengers” was one of the biggest grossing movies of the summer, if not the entire year, so we know our Avengers costume t-shirts will be a big hit, too. Plus, they’re in both men’s and women’s styles, and can be worn after Halloween, too. You’ll definitely want to pull these shirts out and wear them again for the midnight premiere of “The Avengers 2” in 2015.
Another superhero favorite, Batman, hit the big screen again this summer with Christopher Nolan’s “The Dark Knight Rises.” As the last movie in the trilogy comes to a close, we know Batman fans are going to sport their love for the present and past characters this Halloween season by wearing a Batman costume t-shirt. Plus, you’ll want to hold on to these shirts in anticipation for a possible spinoff movie series as the ending of the series eluded.
Oh wait, Star Trek explorers search the universe, but they’re not exactly superheroes… let’s try this again…
TV and Movie Character Costume T-shirts
Classic "Star Trek" costume t-shirts like the ones pictured below are going to be a hit for generations of "Star Trek" fans. With the next movie sequel coming to theaters next year, "Star Trek" fans of all the different series’ will want to make their allegiance known.
The Big Bang Theory
Sheldon, Leonard, Howard and Raj have become household names as “The Big Bang Theory” has grown in popularity. Not to mention the show won five Emmy awards in 2012. So, it’s pretty obvious why these shirts made our list. Plus, if you’ve ever seen the show on TV, you’ll know exactly which Big Bang Theory costume t-shirt belongs to each character!
Kid’s Trend Costume T-Shirts
Don’t worry we didn’t forget to add kid’s shirts to our list! Children of all ages will love some of our favorite kid’s costume t-shirts. How can you go wrong with pop culture favorites like Angry Birds or Annoying Orange? These are definitely shirts to check out so your kids can wear their favorite character costume year-round! (And, you won’t have to peel them out of a full character costume they’re refusing to take off just for a shower!).
Don’t just take it from us, check out all our styles of costume t-shirts for Halloween, and let us know which ones are your favorites!