Red Hot for 2023: Barbie and Ken Costumes!

Barbie was the big movie during the summer of 2023. Keep fighting the patriarchy this October by dressing up as Barbie for Halloween! Group costume ideas based on the popular pink princess include different iterations of both Barbie and Just Ken. And Allan. Here are some choice options for dressing up as Barbie.

Pink Gingham Barbie Cosplay Skater Dress

Dress up to fight the patriarchy with this darling pink gingham pattern skater dress. Note that this is a polyester/spandex blend garment; it is not made of true gingham fabric. Make sure you place your order for this custom item in time -- this is only printed, cut, and sewn once you place your order -- it's no Amazon Prime same-day item.

Iconic Hot Pink Cowgirl Barbie Style Costume

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One of the most iconic fashions from the Barbie movie is the cowgirl and cowboy outfits both Barbie and Ken sport once they reach the real world. You too can blend in to typical American life when you dress up in this hot pink costume that includes a cropped vest, bell-bottom pants, and a cute little neck scarf. Hat not included.

Just Ken's Real World Black Cowboy Costume

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Ken blended into the patriarchy with this elaborate cowboy-inspired look. This outfit includes the black fringed top, matching black pants, belt, cowboy hat, and scarf.

Pink Leotard Roller-Blading Barbie Style Halloween Costume

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Rock the '80s look with this high hipped hot pink leotard with a bitchin' abstract pattern. Note that this leotard does NOT include the compression shorts shown in the product photo.

Roller-Blading Ken Neon 80s Style Costume

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This costume is perfect if you're heading out to Beach, and especially if you're going to be roller-blading once there. The Ken-inspired neon outfit includes the shirt with vest, matching shorts and visor, plus knee pads and wrist bands.  Roller blades not included.

Ken's "Friend" Allan Costume Top

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Allan's iconic look from the movie, besides a somewhat plastic-looking face, was this cheerful and colorful striped button down shirt. Pair this with some blue shorts (not included) for an easy, if somewhat creepy, Barbie-themed costume.

Barbie in a Box Costume Add-On

Dress up in your favorite Barbie outfit and then don this wearable box on top to be dressed up as boxed up Barbie. You're heading to Barbieland for sure if you're wearing this one! No real world for you. And that means no patriarchy. Good stuff!

All of the below costumes are for the BOX ONLY, no dress or other costume elements are included. These are also RED HOT for 2023 and will probably sell out or possibly be available at inflated, "collectible" pricing. Don't miss out!

seewavom Doll Box Costume Halloween Cosplay Costume Wearable Pink Box with Elasticized Poles for Adults – This pink wearable box costume is made of high quality polyester fiber and plastic materials, making it perfect for any fan.; Create your own style in... View on Amazon
Ken Barbie Box Accessory Only for Your Halloween Costume, Adult, One Size Pink – YOU CAN BE ANYTHING, EVEN A KEN DOLL: Create your own Ken style in the Ken Doll Box Costume!; INCLUDES & FIT: Includes BOX ONLY -... View on Amazon
Poen Halloween Funny Adult Women Halloween Costumes Box Accessory, Pink – Package Include: you will receive 1 box costume, and it is color and LED design adds a lively touch to your appearance, making you the center... View on Amazon
Spirit Halloween Kids Barbie Box Costume | Officially licensed Movie Mattel Outfit 3D - One Size – When trying to decide between two sizes, choose the larger size for a better fit.; It's Barbie world and your just living in it. Become Barbie... View on Amazon

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Let's Go as Hot Dogs this Halloween!

Hot dogs are a beloved American food treat. They are so popular, that there are even hot dog costumes for everyone in your family. Mom & dad, all the kids, including baby, and your pets can all dress up as hot dogs this year, with or without various condiments.