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From 'Squid Game' to Nadine Lustre's viral Siargao photo: 10 iconic costumes from Halloween that we're still not over

By AYIE LICSI Published Nov 01, 2021 4:19 pm

Every Halloween, celebrities and netizens alike get creative thinking of the spookiest and most fun costumes, and 2021 wasn't any different.

From outfits inspired by the Netflix hit Squid Game to other pop culture references, here are some costumes that are hard to miss—and forget—from last Halloweekend.

Allan K. as the "Red Light, Green Light" doll from 'Squid Game'

It's no surprise that a lot of people are wearing Squid Game-inspired 'fits this Halloween—it was the top trending costume search according to Google.

Comedian Allan K. hopped on the K-drama trend and put his own hilarious spin to the "Red Light, Green Light" doll from the show.

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Lizzo as Grogu

Who knew the queen of self-love was a Mandalorian fan? This year, Lizzo painted her skin green to turn herself into Grogu, aka Baby Yoda.

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Night of a thousand Nadine Lustres

Remember the viral photo of a bare-faced Nadine Lustre buying lechon sauce in Siargao? Netizens Randell Giel, Sesbombchris, and Marc Richard gave people laughs by taking inspiration from the iconic meme and turning it into Halloween costumes.

Sarah Lahbati, Richard Gutierrez, and their family as the men of 'Peaky Blinders'

Sarah Lahbati shared awesome photos of her and the Gutierrez family as the Birmingham-based gang from the TV series Peaky Blinders.

Harry Styles as Dorothy from the 'Wizard of Oz'

Harry Styles is off to see the wizard! The 27-year-old singer performed at a Halloween-themed Love on Tour concert dressed up as Dorothy Gale from the classic Wizard of Oz.

Spooky traffic enforcers

In Cavite, the Kawit Traffic Management Group joined in on the Halloween fun and dressed up in ghoulish costumes like Valak and Freddy Kruger. 

Blackpink's Jisoo as Lisa

Jisoo went meta this Halloween and went as her fellow Blackpink member Lisa for Halloween. The K-pop star wore one of the outfits from the LALISA music video. Meanwhile, Lisa dressed up as the Squid Game doll.

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Ariana Grande as the Creature from the Black Lagoon

Only Ariana Grande can make the Creature from the Black Lagoon glamorous. The Positions singer transformed into a sea monster—complete with webbed claws and green body paint—while her hubby Dalton Gomez was the "handsome scuba man."

Andrea Brillantes as Beth Harmon from 'The Queen's Gambit'

The young actress turned herself into chess prodigy Beth Harmon from the Netflix hit The Queen's Gambit. Her onscreen partner Seth Fedelin posed alongside her as Benny Watts.

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BJ Pascual as ZsaZsa Zaturnnah

BJ Pascual got up in full drag—makeup, hip pads, tuck, and all—to embody the Filipino comic book superheroine Zsa zsa Zsaturnnah for a Halloween Party in New York City. Actress Cara Delevegne even snapped photos with the fashion photographer in his fabulous costume.