Tired of the annual struggle to find the perfect Halloween costume? Make it easy on yourself this year by looking to the stars for your costume. Every sign of the zodiac has unique, relatable characteristics you can use to find a costume that perfectly reflects your inner sun sign.
Whether it’s the warrior spirit of Aries or the grit and perseverance of Capricorn, there’s a good fit for whatever way your sign inspires you. To get you started we’ve gathered several of the most popular costumes that reflect the most prominent characteristics of each sign. How will you wear your sign this year?
Aquarius (January 20 - February 18)
Aquarians have a spirit of independence, deep compassion for others, and inspired creativity.
Look for costumes of folks like Friday Kahlo (pictured), Snow White, Phoebe (Friends), or Holly Golightly that are caring for others, think outside the box, or have an artistic flair.
Pisces (February 19 – March 20)
Pisces are natural romantics with deep emotion wells who can create beautiful escapist fantasies filled with wonder.
Take your costume inspiration from dreamy, passionate figures like Marilyn Monroe (pictured), Luna Lovegood, Sansa Start, or Alice.
Aries (March 21 – April 19)
The warrior’s spirit drives Aries, who are brave, bold, and strong of will. While they may seem too hot to handle at times, it is their fiery passion and fierce convictions that drive them.
Let your inner warrior shine by dressing up as Wonder Woman (pictured), Rosie the Riveter, Lady Gaga, or Jasmine.
Taurus (April 20 - May 20)
Tauruses can be stubborn as an ox, but loyal to a fault. Pragmatic and traditional, they are passionately committed to their families and loved ones.
Choose a costume like Tinker Bell (pictured), Katniss, Belle, or Rachel (Friends) that represents their dedicated and protective nature.
Gemini (May 21 - June 20)
Known for their wild and vibrant emotions, Geminis have a deep well of social energy that makes them compassionate and dynamic friends.
Take your inspiration from characters that are full of life and feeling, like Sailor Moon (pictured), Harley Quinn, Lumpy Space Princess, or Anastasia.
Cancer (June 21 - July 22)
Family and friends are life itself for Cancers, who are focused on their home life and making sure everything is in its right place.
Look to driven, dedicated figures like Mulan (pictured), Elastigirl, Ariana Grande, or Taylor Swift for your costume.
Leo (July 23 - August 22)
It may seem like Leos love calling the shots, but their leadership drive comes from a fiery passion to uplift others.
Let your Halloween spirit roar with costumes like Merida (pictured), Megara (Hercules), Daenerys Targaryen, or Madonna, who like the lion represent bravery and pride.
Virgo (August 23 - September 22)
Accepting nothing less than the best, Virgos are methodical thinkers on a lifelong quest for understanding and knowledge. Looking always towards self-improvement, they are reliable, put-together, and great to have in your corner.
Look to those who never stop achieving for your costume, like Hermione Granger (pictured), Beyonce, Princess Aurora, or Princess Bubblegum.
Libra (September 23 - October 22)
Libras are elegant, empathetic, and level-headed. Naturally born peacemakers, they are the best of team players and excel at leading their team through hard times.
Look to great collaborators for inspiration, such as Princess Anna (pictured), Kim Kardashian, Cinderella, or Blossom.
Scorpio (October 23 – November 21)
Scorpios aren’t afraid to get their hands dirty. As keen observers with a knack for bringing others over to their point of view, they may be brazen, but just as often subtle in their machinations.
Be bold, and maybe a little scary, with costumes like Wednesday Addams (pictured), Lucille Bluth, Alex Vause, or Shuri.
Sagittarius (November 22 - December 21)
Habitually looking at the brighter side of things, Sagittarians have an infectious positivity that helps to off-set their reckless, noncommittal tendencies.
Become a trailblazer this year with outgoing, adventurous costumes like Rapunzel (pictured), Princess Leia, Jess (New Girl), or Joy.
Capricorn (December 22 - January 19)
Capricorns are in it for the long game, working diligently every step of the way. They prefer to stay at the wheel, but as inherently responsible, thorough individuals they do make exceptional drivers.
Look for hardworking, strong-willed individuals like Queen Elsa (pictured), Buffy, Tiana, or Meghan Markle for your costume.