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When it comes to disguising yourself for All Hallows' Eve in Tinseltown, there's simply no messing around — we take the holiday more seriously than most, thank you very much. But, we can commiserate when trying to give Heidi Klum a run for her money seems daunting. To prevent you from getting spooked, we hit one store, spent no more than $25 per look, and got a little help from our celeb-stylist pal Gareth Bromell's magic wand (he seriously has a sixth sense) and makeup wiz Kristee Liu. The result? We've got three insanely cool (and easy-to-copy!) Halloween hair looks on lockdown.
From Frida Kahlo and Karl Lagerfeld to Mary from Downton Abbey, we've got 2012's most inspiring looks covered. Watch and learn as a trio of R29 staffers morph from their regular rigamarole to three uncanny characters with coiffs to match. Just be sure to keep your head in check if you're
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Over-the-knee boots are almost unanimously beloved. If you're averse to pants, the leg coverage allows you roam free without the constraint of trousers. On the other hand (er, foot), the style adds an extra layer of calf protection over your favorite pair of jeans. No matter how you wear 'em, they're likely a staple in read