Halloween costumes have evolved from being exclusively creepy to fun-filled and versatile. Find out some of the most popular Halloween styles on this timeline for an inspiration to dress up for this year’s Halloween in Denver.
1915: People were obsessed with hideous papier mache masks.
1925: The 1920s were all about the typical dark witches with their brooms and sinister props.
1935: People started dressing up as Disney characters but not in their very cute versions. The faces of the innocent cartoons were often twisted to something darker.
1945: The concept of angels and the devil became extremely popular.
1955: There seemed to be a Wild West approach with fashion, even if it was for Halloween. Things actually started to shift towards more pleasant ideas instead of the supernatural.
1965: Superheroes and comic book characters made their way into Halloween costume.
1975: Peace signs, disco lights and really creepy nurses and doctors started appearing at Halloween parties.
1985: Glamour began to take over the eerie Halloween spirit.
1995: Grown-ups began dressing like kids, in animal and bird costumes.
2005: Everyone started dressing as their favorite pop star!
2015: A mix of all things good, an increased inclination towards celebrity get-up and mythical creatures stayed popular.