25 Best Pop Culture Costumes for 2012Jacinda
From Gangnam Style to Honey Boo Boo and from one very tan mom to one very painful art restoration, these 25 Best Pop Culture Costumes for 2012 will remind you of all the good and outrageous moments of the year. Best part is, most of these costumes can be made with clothing you already have at home. So, If you’re in a bind for costume inspiration check out the 25 Best Pop Culture Costumes for 2012…
Gangnam Style 1 of 25If you can find a periwinkle suit you're in business, however a black suit will work too and make sure your friends dress up to be your back up dancers.
Find out more at Idolator.
Honey Boo Boo 2 of 25Doll yourself up to look like Honey Boo Boo or purchase this costume.
Purchase from BuyCostumes.com for $74.99.
Instagram 3 of 25Follow this tutorial to learn how to make an Instagram costume.
Find out more at See Kate Sew.
Moonrise Kingdom 4 of 25It is out on DVD just in time to study the outfits for the best Halloween costume.
Find out more at A Constant Visual Feast.
Restored Painting 5 of 25The restoration was a fail, but the costume is a win.
Spotted at EZ Rock.
The Big Jump 6 of 25Dress up as Felix Baumgartner and brag about falling at 834 miles per hour all night.
Find out more at Esquire.
Bane 7 of 25Buy this costume or make your own.
Purchase this from HalloweenCostumes.com for $48.99.
Big Bird 8 of 25The Save Big Bird costume.
Find out more at Parenting.
Paul Ryan Workout 9 of 25Look like Paul Ryan as he gets his workout on in Time magazine.
Find out more at Policy Mic.
Game of Thrones 10 of 25Get creative and sew up a one of a kind Game of Thrones costume.
Spotted at Aradani Costumes.
Snooki and Baby 11 of 25I'm sure there will be quite a few of these out and about.
Find out more at Perezitos.
Too Tan Mom 12 of 25Simply coat yourself with way too many layers of fake tan.
Find out more at Flight Unit.
Mitt Romney 13 of 25Throw on the mask and a suit.
Purchase this from Costume Supercenter for $9.99.
Charlie Sheen 14 of 25Dress up as your favorite role model, not.
Find out more at Halloween Marketplace.
Be a Meme 15 of 25Make this hilarious Ermahgerd costume or make up your own witty meme.
Find out more at Imgur.
Katniss Everdeen 16 of 25Make sure to always have your bow and arrow.
Check it out at Squidoo.
Royal Wedding 17 of 25This is definitely a fun costume for any couple.
Find out more at Squidoo.
Gabby Douglas 18 of 25Don't forget to wear your medals too.
Find out more at US Magazine.
Nicki Minaj 19 of 25Use clothes you already have to make a strikingly similar Nicki Minaj costume.
Find out more at Global Grind.
Brave 20 of 25Purchase the wig to have long flowing red hair for a day.
Find out more at Corina Writes.
The President 21 of 25With an election around the corner, this is definitely a current event costume.
Purchase this from Halloween Express for $26.39.
The Lorax 22 of 25Dress up like the adorable Lorax.
Find out more at Babble.
The Avengers 23 of 25Pick your favorite Avenger.
Purchase this from Kohls for $46.74.
Pinterest Board 24 of 25Here's a costume everyone (at least most girls) will recognize and can be made an hour before.
Check it out at Parties for Pennies.
Justin Bieber 25 of 25Check out the steps to creating your own Bieber costume.
Find out more at DIY Reviews.
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