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Many costumes are funny (or at least funny-ish), but very few blow us away — or successfully take things to the next level. So, we consulted artist, Halloween-costume expert, and writer Beatrix Carroll, for some fresh, top-of-the-line ideas that have yet to hit the parades.
Thinking about being a president? Why not all of Mount Rushmore? And, as for that Kardashian kostume — well, we've taken it one step further. Ahead, five completely original, fully-illustrated ideas so you don't have to think — you just need to prepare your speech for when you win Best Costume this weekend.
Illustrated by Beatrix Carroll
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Instagram is a constant source of inspiration and discovery. That, or it's a complete and utter rabbit hole we editors fall into late at night when sleep eludes us. Either way, unearthing cool new brands and designers is part of the platform's charm. Though Fashion Month is in our wake — New York shows begin on read