The best things in life are free—or at least close to it. That’s especially true of Halloween costumes, which can easily come with a ridic price tag. ($60 for some tattered rags that will hopefully make you look like Rey from Star Wars? We think not.) But, with a little ingenuity, it’s easy to grab your costume from a dollar store, thrift shop or even your kitchen—just keep your eyes open and you never know what spooky inspiration will come your way. To get you started, here are nine cheap Halloween costumes that won’t break the bank.
Nothing transformed social media quite like the Snapchat filter, making doggy face an actual thing. Take your favourite filter IRL with a few craft supplies, namely construction paper and some string. Add some highlighter to your cheekbones to get that unreal Snapchat complexion.