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Popular Halloween Costumes Your Family Members Actually Wore (1950s – 1970s)

Vintage Halloween Costumes Your Relatives Wore in the 50s, 60s and 70s

Popular Halloween Costumes 1950s, 1960s, 1970sHalloween is just around the corner! And while the usual witches, ghosts and cat costumes will certainly make their rounds, you may want to think outside the box and borrow some costume ideas from your relatives who grew up in the 50s, 60s or 70s. And if you celebrated Halloween during any of those decades, you could always revive one of your old costumes to make a unique splash at your next Halloween gathering.

As you flip through old family photo albums to add relatives and their stories to your family tree, you will undoubtedly see that Halloween costumes have changed a lot throughout the years. But one thing is always certain year after year: dressing up for Halloween is fun, no matter your age! Here are just some of our favorite popular and trendy costume ideas from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

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10 of the Creepiest Vintage Halloween Costumes You Will Ever See

Halloween is the best. What could be better than getting to dress up however you want, receive free candy and see a whole bunch of other fun costumes in the process?

Even your older relatives got in on the fun! But we do see a running theme with a lot of these old Halloween costumer: most of them are incredibly creepy. Like, work-of-the-devil scary. You might think today’s costumes are pretty creepy, or even terrifying. But we’ve got nothing on the nightmare fuel of the past.

Take a look and see for yourself. Your grandparents and older ancestors sure knew how to bring the fear on Halloween. Continue reading