Millennial Costume Ideas are the epitome of coolness and nostalgia. They are the perfect way to pay homage to the trends and pop culture of the millennial generation. We are known for our love of nostalgia and all things retro. So, when it comes to Halloween or any costume party, we take it to the next level.
Whether you're attending a costume party or just want to relive the good old days, we got you covered. Get ready to turn heads and have a time with these fun costume ideas.
1. Music Star from "The 99 and the 2000's"
Forget about the traditional witches and vampires; millennials want to dress up as their favorite pop culture/ or Hip Hop and R&B icons from the '90s and early 2000s. From white Soulja boy glasses, Camouflouge gear to "back that ass up" and Nelly band aid, TO low rise jeans with butterfly clips, fake snakes for MTV dance routines and velour Rockawear suits you can't go wrong impersonating your favorite star from this time period.
2. The 90's Kid
Take a trip down memory lane with this nostalgic costume idea. Dress up as your favorite 90's character, ie. Spice Girls, the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, or even a Power Ranger OR toy ie. Barbie, Teddy Ruxpin, Etch-a sketch etc. Don't forget to accessorize with slap bracelets, gigabites, and a fanny pack.
3. The Instagram Influencer
Channel your inner social media star by dressing up as an Instagram influencer. Be sure to start every sentence with "Hey Guys!" Dress up in your most fashionable attire, carry around a selfie stick, and make sure to mention your "brand partnerships" in every conversation. Don't forget to take pictures of your food and ask people to follow you on all social media platforms.
4. The Netflix and Chill
This costume is perfect for those who love a cozy night in. Dress up in your comfiest lounge wear and show off your love for binge-watching with this cozy costume idea. Grab a bowl of popcorn, and carry around a Netflix remote. Bonus points if you dress up as a character from one of your favorite Netflix shows.
5. The Hipster
Channel your inner hipster. Put on your thrifted clothes, grow a beard (or wear a fake one), and carry around a record player. Talk about how you loved things before they were cool and how mainstream culture just doesn't get it. Don't forget the oversized glasses, avocado toast and a vintage camera to complete the look.
6. The Meme
Bring internet culture to life with this hilarious costume idea. Dress up as a popular meme, like the R Kelly "I'm Fighting For My Life"" or the classic Michael Jordan "Crying" meme if you don't want to spend much and feeling lazy. Print out the meme and attach it to a cardboard cutout. Get ready to make everyone laugh.
So, there you have it, the ultimate guide to fun and affordable millennial costume ideas. Embrace your inner '90s kid, have fun, and get ready to party like it's 1999!