10 Incredible Tim Burton-Inspired Halloween Costume Ideas

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Tim Burton Halloween Cosplay

It’s nearly time for The Nightmare Before Halloween – here are some incredibly inspirational costumes!

A Halloween party inspired by the macabre world of Tim Burton’s films is coming to London on October 27. From The Nightmare Before Christmas to Beetlejuice and Edward Scissorhands, the legendary director’s visual imagination has inspired many a Halloween get-up, and Instagram is full of talented people going the extra haunted mile to get that creepy-crawly look. Scroll on for some eye-popping ideas, and don’t forget to grab your party tickets while you still can!

1. Jack Skellington

Jack Skellington Costume
Photo: @qualified.jerk

More neat examples from Instagram:

JS Insta

2. Sally the Ragdoll

Sally Ragdoll Makeup
Photo: @raqueldoescosplay

More neat takes from Instagram:

Sally Ragdoll Costumes

3. Beetlejuice

Beetlejuice Makeup Halloween
Photo: @ashkmakeup

It’s showtime! More looks here:

Beetlejuice Makeup Ideas Halloween

4. Edward Scissorhands

Edward Scissor Hands Cosplay
Photo: @mery_s2

More Insta-looks here:

Edward Scissorhands Halloween Costume

5. The Corpse Bride

Photo: @sheahimesenpai
Photo: @sheahimesenpai

More dead good ideas here:

Costume Halloween Corpse Bride

6. The Mad Hatter

Mad Hatter Cosplay
Photo: @isagereinamake / @oneclickbh

More mad styles here:

Halloween Costume Mad Hatter

7. The Queen of Hearts

Queen of Hearts Cosplay
Photo: @thisginjacosplays

More slay-queen ideas for your costume on Instagram:

Queen Hearts Costume Halloween

8.Willy Wonka

Willy Wonka Cosplay
Photo: @carmenvalentina by @romanticphotographic

9. Sweeney Todd…


Sweeney Todd Cosplay
Photo: @condetality

10. … and Mrs. Lovett

Mrs Lovett costume makeup
Photo: @pheebweeb

Don’t miss out: get your Nightmare Before Halloween tickets here!

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