Choosing what to dress up as for Halloween is not merely a modern dilemma. It can seem like everything has been done before – who wants to turn up as a pumpkin for a fourth year running? So if you’re really struggling for inspiration, take a look at some of these Halloween costumes from times gone by.
Cats: A tribe of cat people with their bearded accomplice.
Telephone: Excellent in terms of looking like telephones, not so great in terms of visibility.
Bacon: Clearly, cured pig meat was the thing to give you the chills in 1894.
Kids: The line between cute and terrifying has definitely been crossed here.
For more bizarre, hilarious and downright terrifying Halloween get-ups, check out the source of this content at the Independent.