You know what's even scarier than Halloween? Trying to find the creepiest costume of them all. With a night of blood, gore, and haunting horrors, it's hard to not want to channel your spooky side. That's why we did the dirty work for you and found the most chilling costumes. Whether you want to fulfill your dream of playing your favorite villain or you just want to look downright dead, these scary costume ideas epitomize every Halloween horror out there. And the best part? You can make them all at home for next to nothing.
Check out the spookiest costumes ahead, and get your inspiration — or blood — flowing.
— Additional reporting by Lauren Harano