18 Terrifying Vintage Halloween Costumes to Fuel Your Nightmares

These days, Halloween costumes tend to run more toward the “sexy construction worker” variety, but back in the “old-timey” days, life was a lot¬†creepier to say the least. Check out these 18 terrifying vintage costumes to get you into the scary¬†spirit of the season.

  1. Oh my god. Just oh my god. There are too many creepy things happening in this photo.

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2. Not sure what’s happening here but I definitely don’t trust the one¬†on the end.
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3. No one is going to be stealing these kids’ candy, that’s for sure.

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4. These two at the foot of your bed would be the last thing you ever see.
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5.¬†Nightmare fuel for days…
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6.Are these meant to be ghosts, skulls, Klan members or Hershey’s Kisses?¬†I’m having nightmares about it either way.

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7. The laughter of this child is the last thing you’ll see before you die.

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8. Who knew owls could be so horrifying?
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9. One surefire way to make a bear costume more terrifying is to add a live baby to it.
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10.¬†The one in the middle tho…
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11. Holy hellfire.
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12. Oh¬†hell no…

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13. Oh you know, just standing alone at the end of an empty hallway, waiting to feed…
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14.¬†Sitting on his lap would for sure be the last thing you ever do…

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15.¬†This one’s gonna haunt me for awhile…

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16.¬†Cat, you in danger girl…
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17. “Raggedy Ann Leatherface” is the stuff of nightmares.¬†

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18. No. Just no.
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