18 DIY '70s Halloween Costumes for the Whole Family

Whether you dig disco or hippie looks, we found the coolest '70s costumes for women, men, and kids.

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Get down on October 31st) with these far-out '70s Halloween costumes. We rounded up a handful of easy homemade costume ideas for the whole family, whether you dig disco dancers or hippies. Don't forget major movies that came out that decade (hello, Star Wars and Grease!). Here's the skinny on how to make a '70s costume for women, men, and kids.

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Sunglass Spot
Easy Hippie Halloween Costume

A floral headband and large round sunglasses do wonders when creating a quick '70s hippie costume.

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Designing Dawn
DIY Scooby Doo Costumes

Any character from the '70s cartoon would make a classic Halloween costume—Mystery Machine not included!

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Men's Funky Disco Costume

Channel Saturday Night Fever in a funky costume like this.

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Disco Ball Infant Costume

Or, be the center of it all: the disco ball itself.

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The Godfather Halloween Costume

Whether you pull pieces from your closet or opt for store-bought, channel The Godfather—a major movie of the decade—when you dress like a 1970s gangster.

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Mini Fashion Addicts
'70s Hippie Halloween Costumes

Spread peace and love this Halloween.

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Say Yes
'70s Star Wars Costumes

A not-so-long time ago, in 1977, Episode IV – A New Hope kicked off the beloved George Lucas franchise. Dress the whole family in these '70s Star Wars costumes.

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Ziggy Stardust Halloween Costume

With a little face paint, you can rock David Bowie's alter ego, whose name graces the star's 1972 album.

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DIY Yoko Ono and John Lennon Costumes

All you need is love—and a few more materials—to make this easy '70s costume inspired by one of the most iconic couples of the decade.

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Women's Disco Costume

Boogie down in a groovy disco costume like this. 

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Sew Much Ado
'70s Elvis Costume

The King of Rock debuted his iconic white jumpsuits in the 1970s.

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This Time Tomorrow
Annie Hall Costume

Diane Keaton became an instant style icon in this 1977 Woody Allen film. You can probably pull most of these pieces from your husband's closet.

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Men's Disco Costume

Prepare for everyone to "ah...freak out!" over this cool '70s costume for men.

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Fancy Made
Wonder Woman '70s Halloween Costume

The remake catapulted this superhero back into the spotlight, but who could forget the 1974 original?

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Studio DIY
Laverne and Shirley '70s Costumes for Women

You and your BFF will be cracking up in these funny costume ideas for friends.

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Brit & Co.
'70s Grease Halloween Costumes

Though set in the '50s, this movie was a huge hit when released in the '70s. Dress up in a Grease-inspired costume for Halloween.

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Krystie DeSantos
'70s Diana Ross Costume

Go glam as the one and only Miss Ross. We've got nothing but endless love for this '70s costume for women.

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Design Mom
Rubix Cube '70s Costume for Kids

Being a square isn't always a bad thing. This brain-teaser was invented in 1974, making it a fun '70s costume for kids.

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