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There are several things we truly hate to waste: money, time, and, especially, the contents of our closets. If we can't find new use for a piece we've owned and loved or a new owner, it's a real shame. So, as we prepare for Halloween night (and maybe even winning a best dressed award), we've set our sights on items that will look amazing on October 31 — and just as good afterward. Waste not, want not — these next six buys are the smartest Halloween purchases you could make.
You probably haven't had a real fall shopping list since safety scissors were one of the items, so let's bring that helpful guide back. Less requisite though it may be, this collection of buzzy buys will help keep you focused as you browse the racks looking for your autumnal ensembles.
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If you recently spotted a woman in a black-latex mermaid suit popping up around L.A. with a photographer at her side, you've likely had some questions — so did we. Turns out, you were actually witnessing two artists at work, shooting what they hope will one day become a gallery show and book about a fictional character read