Insects for Halloween

Here's another fun themed costume idea for a group of friends or family -- how about going as a bunch of insects? Here are some costume ideas for bugging out this Halloween.

1 Praying Mantis Full Face Latex Mask

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This is a funny green mask of a Praying Mantis. There are over 2000 species in the mantis family, with a lot of similar-looking types, so this is hard to pin down to species. Match this with a lime-green outfit and hold your hands in a prayer position -- you can't go wrong. You could also go for the full costume with this choice.

2 Funny Bee Inflatable Abdomen Costume

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You'll create a buzz when you wear this funny full bee costume complete with inflatable striped black and white rear. The mechanism stays inflated with a set of 4 AA batteries (not included).

3 Cockroach Costume for Adults

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Ick. This full cockroach costume hs fuzzy legs and long antennae. Ick. It's a hooded foam tunic costume with an authentic look. Ick. Wear this with brown tights or brown pants to complete the look. Ick.

4 Funny Spider or Tarantula Costume

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Here's another costume that comes complete with extra legs. This outfit comes with the top that has a hood and extra spider legs. You'll also get an abdomen piece and knee and ankle accessories to pair with your own black pants, tights, or leggings for the seventh and eighth spider legs. Spiders aren't technically insects but they go well with this themed group costume.

5 Banana Slug Costume Mask

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Speaking of creatures that aren't insects, this mask of a banana slug goes well with an insect group costume even if it isn't technically correct. Pair this realistic mask with a banana-colored outfit to complete the slimy look. Leave a trail of moisture behind you for added authenticity.

6 Monarch Butterfly Cape Costume

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Go as the beautiful monarch butterfly with this awesome and easy costume cape. Wear this with an all-black outfit and you'll be ready for Halloween. You can add an antenna headband and bug eyes glasses to complete the look.

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