Happy Halloween!

It’s the spookiest day of the year. Beware of ghosts and goblins and other monsters we fear… The witches will be riding and the skeletons will jeer. Happy Halloween to all, it’s time to spread old Hallows cheer!

Happy Halloween everyone!

Today I thought I’d share a couple photographs of my favorite childhood Halloween costumes…

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What was your favorite childhood costume? Brownie points for photos!

Happy haunting!

XO Lauren

P.S. I’ll reveal my Halloween costumes from this year tomorrow…

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  • Kimberly Pinney

    It would definately have to be my sister and I homemade cat costumes! They were the best!

  • Sarah Heckle

    haha, love these! Growing up, my mom always made my costumes. My favorite was probably my 50s girl poodle skirt — I’ll have to dig out the photos!

    Sarah

    http://tulleandtrinkets.com/2011/10/29/fall-outfit-idea/

  • Melissa Panici

    HAPPY HALLOWEEN LAUREN!! I love your childhood costumes! They are so adorable:) My favorite costume from childhood would probably be when I was Madonna. I don’t have any photos though:( But it was my favorite! Thanks for sharing your photos!

  • Finn

    hahah cute! my favorite halloween costume was my minnie mouse costume my mom made for me when i was 5!

  • Cherie LaFlamme

    Happy Halloween Lauren! I love your costumes — I was also a genie one year, but it was so cold here that I had to wear a white turtleneck under my costume! Ugh!

    Speaking of which, it’s super cold here today too! Hence the coat and my cold weather accessories instead of a Halloween costume – http://eyeblinkfashion.wordpress.com/2011/10/31/ring-my-bell-shaped-hat/

    - Cher

  • Kellie Norton

    I was an Ole Miss Cheerleader one year :) I thought I was professional when I put that outfit on… here’s my picture: http://www.laurenconrad.com/photo/view/10192/1750/12282/1 enjoy :)

  • Erica Kelly
  • Stacie Grissom

    So cute! I just did a roundup of my Halloween costumes over the years, too! Haha! :)

    http://www.starsforstreetlights.com/2011/10/evolution-of-my-halloween-costume.html

  • Jennifer Manis

    Happy Halloween!! I have a few of my costumes on my blog:

    http://jennifermanis.blogspot.com/2011/10/flashback-friday_28.html

  • Alana Tucker

    My homemade Angry Bird costume this year! http://yfrog.com/nwdg2ecj

  • Christie Ou Yang

    was the first kid you?????? :O

  • Lizzy

    Sooo cute lauren! My favorite costume was actually this year (I dressed up on friday night) – my friends and I were Scooby Doo and the mystery gang! Haha I was Velma :] check it out below:

    http://www.laurenconrad.com/photo/view/36304/2738/12283/1

    Happy Halloween!

  • Sarah Thaman

    I’m pretty sure I was a princess or fairy every single year. I’ve been a girlie girl for as long as I can remember!

    sassystylista.com

    xoxo,

    Sarah

  • Shellz
  • Valera Ved

    That’s adorable, Lauren!

  • Danielle Gray

    I was a disney princess for every year of my childhood

  • Elyssa Jones

    One year, when I was 4 or5, I was very sick and my mom wasn’t sure I’d be able to go trick-or-treating. We had just moved to a new city, in a new state and she didn’t want me to miss the opportunity to trick-or-treat. She took me to the doctor and he said “”as long as you don’t let her walk she can go trick-or-treating.”” So my mom wracked her brian trying to figure out how to have me go trick-or-treating without having to walk everywhere and without having to carry me since she had a bad back. She nearly gave up. But then the brilliance happened!!! She went to a hardware store and asked if it would be possible to borrow one of their rolling flatbed carts and a crate. The store manager was all too happy to ablige once he found out that it was for a little girl who was too sick to go trick-or-treating. Then she put the crate on the flatbed and covered it with a pillow and a large piece of gray felt. Next she put various shells all around the felt covered crate. Then she called me to the garage (where the flatbed was hiding) and showed it to me. “”What’s this for Mommy?”” I asked. “”It’s so you can go trick-or-treating baby. You are going as The Little Mermaid!!!”” You couldn’t have imagined my excitment. So, for my actual costume, my mom made a mermaid tail out of shimmery green fabric and made it so I’d have a hard time walking unless I absolutely needed to (which was good cuz I was squirmy). Then she found a nude child-size full-body leotard and sewed a purple fabric shell bra to it. Then we dyed my hair red using a demi-permanant dye (it washed out in a few days). And that was it, I was able to go trick-or-treating by becoming Ariel from The Little Mermaid and my sister dressed as Flounder. The best part was we won Second Place in the local costume contest :)

  • Karie Obremski
  • Betsy Borst

    Soooo stinkin cute Lauren! Love the lil poem and the genie costume!!

  • Beth

    I was tiger lily from peter pan!

  • Carin

    When I was… maybe four, I was a pumpkin! :)

  • Janice Campbell
  • Kimmy S

    OMG so cute, Lauren! I was totally a jeanie too when I was little. My favorite childhood costume was when I was the Princess Bride : )

  • Janice Campbell

    I really loved my stewardess costume this year! :)

    http://www.laurenconrad.com/photos/list/27480/2740/1

  • Katie N

    My favorite Halloween costume as a child was a butterfly costume that my mom made for me. She’s super crafty and made costumes for my sister and I most years.

    http://www.laurenconrad.com/photos/list/12621/2741/1

  • Kenia Feliciano

    My favorite was in my senior year of high school. I was the girl from the movie 300. My mother and I worked on the costume for days.

  • Anna James

    oh my goodness, how cute are these costumes. I think my favorite Halloween costume ever was Beauty and the beast. Having the brown wig just made it extra fun. xo

    http://fashboulevard.blogspot.com/

  • Jess
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  • Amanda Kretchmer

    Happy Halloween everyone! My favorite was Batman and I dream of Jeannie.

  • Chantele Robinson

    I had a total of three halloween costumes this year! If I went out tonight I’d have four but I have a huge Biology test tomorrow so unfortunately that is a no go. I like to wear a different Halloween costume every time I go out within the same year.

    http://www.laurenconrad.com/photos/list/41143/2745/1

  • Marie
  • Rebecca Kelsey Sampson

    You look so cute!!

    Kindness is the best accessory,
    Rebecca

  • Monica Castillo

    Cutest witch everr!!!! My favorite costume was when I was a flapper on 1st grade. Won a prize too :)

  • Emily Brazeau

    The only mask I’ll be wearing this Halloween.

  • sarah lawrence

    My favortie childhood costume was when I dressed up as a ballerina and could not let go of my Mrs. Tea Pot! Love!

    http://www.laurenconrad.com/photos/list/11610/2749/1

  • Lorzeck

    this was my favorite costume . i was too cute

    http://www.laurenconrad.com/photo/view/19018/2752/12314/1

  • paypat

    Not fair, Lauren! We want to see your costumes from this Halloween!

  • seyma ozer

    You were soo cute!!

  • Pinja

    Aaww, you’ve been such a cute kid!:D

  • Maria Abbruscato

    Omg adorable!!!! U look so cute!

  • Luisa Oliveira
  • Kimberly Reed

    As a child dressed up as clown…I would have to dig to find that photo..I might have one….somewhere..lol Think you would make a nice ballerina…!

  • Megan Turner

    This was a dance costume, but I wore it for years on Halloween!!

    http://www.laurenconrad.com/photo/view/29156/2888/12640/1

  • miranda saia

    i did her make up she looked so cute and scary!!file:///Users/miranda18/Pictures/Photo%20Booth/Photo%20on%202011-10-30%20at%2021.58%20%232.jpgfile:///Users/miranda18/Pictures/Photo%20Booth/Photo%20on%202011-10-30%20at%2022.03.jpg

  • Justina Gemignani

    We love Halloween and did a great peacock inspired look on our blog! If you want to check out the every day version, look here! http://trubeautygems.blogspot.com/2011/11/nyx-inspired-look-yellow-green-eyelids.html

  • carena klerkx

    Aaaahw it’s so cute.

  • Samantha Ames

    I always loved being a witch for Halloween when I was little.

  • Karla

  • Karla

    Playboy bunny was fun and cute http://twitpic.com/324887

  • Lauren

    I frequently dressed like “”Molly”” the American Girl since I had brown hair and glasses as a child, but this little gem is another favorite! http://puu.sh/54pij.jpg

  • RitaPita

    Hi Lauren! Just posted my photo from Halloweens Past:)! http://laurenconrad.com/user/photo/4267603/greetings-from-halloweens-past

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