https://www.cultofweird.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/weird-vintage-halloween-costumes.jpg 470 420 Charlie Hintz https://www.cultofweird.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/cultofweird-new-logo.png Charlie Hintz2013-10-01 15:14:052017-10-27 13:03:07These Creepy Vintage Halloween Costumes Will Give You Nightmares
These Creepy Vintage Halloween Costumes Will Give You Nightmares
Long ago, before the glossy scourge of prepackaged superheros and princess costumes, Halloween brought ghouls and goblins into the night, terrorizing the neighborhood with their fiendish cackling and unholy demands for candy.
In volume one of the Cult of Weird vintage Halloween costume roundup we explore the bizarre intersection of Halloween and technology where cameras collided with a unique era of DIY costume making. This momentous occasion has given us a seemingly endless pool of strange, creepy and sometimes hilarious vintage Halloween costume photos to puzzle over on the internet.
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dude in the rooster costume is widely believed to be Aleister Crowley
In fact, the man in a bee costume is an opera singer in the role of Jupiter disguised as a bee, in Jacques Offenbach’s “Orphée aux Enfers”.
Very odd. Some of them I can’t guess at. lol
Okay, okay, I admit to having some fun in the 60s, but take a look at the 3rd one down, look at her skirt and scroll up and down…. Is it just me?