If you’re going to a Halloween party, we found the best redhead Halloween costume ideas! Some are super easy and others are over-the-top fun!
Whether you have weeks to plan or it’s a last minute thing, we have great characters to pick from!
Finding a fun Halloween costume to wear is the best part of the spooky holiday. And if you have red hair, you’re already well on your way to an amazing costume! That’s because there are so many great redhead Halloween costume ideas to choose from!
Whether you’re searching for costumes for men or women, you’ll find plenty of inspiration on this big list.
31 Redhead Halloween Costume Ideas for Women
From powerful super heroes to funny TV housewives, there are tons of great redhead Halloween costume ideas for women to choose from! Check out these amazing costume ideas to get inspiration for your own Halloween get-up.
1. Winifred Sanderson from Hocus Pocus
Add a broom and spooky dress to your red hair to become one of Halloween’s most famous witches.
2. Ariel from The Little Mermaid
With the help of a purple shell bikini top and green mermaid tail, you can become a redheaded Disney princess for Halloween.
3. Daphne Blake from Scooby Doo
Dress up your red hair with a purple dress and green scarf to transform yourself into Daphne from the mystery gang for Halloween.
4. Cheryl Blossom from Riverdale
Add some style to your Halloween this year by dressing up as this famous red headed teen.
5. Anna from Frozen
Braid your red hair into pigtails, then put on a princess dress to turn into Anna this Halloween.
6. Black Widow
All you need is a black leather bodysuit to transform yourself into this redheaded Avenger for Halloween.
7. Poison Ivy from Batman
Pair your red hair with a green bodysuit to become this famous comic book villain.
8. Columbia from The Rocky Horror Picture Show
With the help of a top hat and some sequin shorts, you can dance your way to Halloween with this fun costume idea.
9. Wanda or the Scarlet Witch
When you dress up as Wanda from the Avengers, you can show off your super powers this Halloween.
10. Lois Griffin from Family Guy
Add a mint green button up to some khaki pants to create this quick and easy Halloween costume for red heads.
11. Jessica from Who Framed Roger Rabbit
With the help of a slinky red sequin dress, you can transform yourself into Jessica Rabbit — a classic cartoon vixen.
12. Gamora from Guardians of the Galaxy
Use some green makeup or body paint to turn into this red headed alien super hero.
13. Mera in Aquaman
Take a cue from the DC Universe and dress up as this underwater super hero for Halloween.
14. Merida from Brave
With a green dress and bow and arrow, you can be a Scottish Disney princess.
15. Glinda from The Wizard of Oz
Turn yourself into your favorite red headed witch this Halloween with a pink ball gown and crown.
16. Sally from Nightmare Before Christmas
Bring some holiday spirit to your Halloween celebration with this fun Tim Burton inspired costume idea.
17. Peg Bundy from Married with Children
Use your red hair to become one of TV’s most famous housewives for Halloween.
18. Raggedy Ann
If you’re searching for a cute costume this Halloween, why not go as an adorable red headed doll?
19. Lucy from I Love Lucy
With a retro dress and curly red hair, you can easily dress up as one of TV’s funniest women for Halloween.
20. Ginger Spice from the Spice Girls
If you’re a millennial, you know and love the Spice Girls! If you have a group of friends, it’s a great group costume idea!
21. Ginny Weasley from the Harry Potter Series
If you’re a Potter fan, why not dress up like Ginny?! You can flaunt your red mane with Gryffindor colors — which may already be in your own dresser drawers!
22. Sansa Stark from Game of Thrones
Another fun themed costume for someone with red locks, is Sansa from Game of Thrones!
23. Strawberry Shortcake Cartoon
You can transform into one of the 80’s iconic cartoon characters with a little bit of work!
24. Pippi Longstocking
Pippi is an icon for so many generations, and if you have long hair or a long red wig, this is a fun, wacky costume to pick!
25. Vivian (Julia Roberts) from Pretty Woman
Pretty Woman’s iconic white and blue outfit with the knee high boots is iconic and sexy.
26. Barbara Gordon from Batman Comic
If you’re into comics, Babara Gordon was the first Batgirl.
27. The Queen of Hearts
Alice in Wonderland fan’s have to look no further than the Queen of Hearts for a memorable and fun outfit!
28. Blossom from the Powerpuff Girls
If you’re looking for an outfit a group of girls could wear, why not channel your favorite cartoon characters? The Powerpuff Girls!! Blossom is the red-head in the group.
29. Kim Possible
If you’re between the ages of 30-40, you probably know the Disney character, Kim Possible! She’s fierce, fun, and super cute! She wears a black turtleneck, green cargo pants, a brown belt, and black shoes like nobody else!
30. Max from Stranger Things
If you’re not over 30, you probably can relate more to Max from Stranger Things! Find your a cute, but tough 80s outfit and you’re all set with that red hair!
31. Harley Quinn (Batman Character)
Also from comic books is Harley Quinn, Joker’s girl. You and your date could dress up together as the crazy duo!
Red Head Costumes for Men
Women aren’t the only ones who can use their red hair to inspire their costume! These redhead costume ideas for men are fun ideas for any ginger man.
1. The Mad Hatter from Alice in Wonderland
All you need is a top hat and some white makeup to become this classic book and movie character for Halloween.
2. The Riddler from Batman
Decorate a green suit with question marks to make this easy DIY costume for red heads.
3. Chucky from Child’s Play
Bring your favorite horror movie toy to life with this fun red headed costume idea.
4. Pennywise from It
Dressing up as this red headed clown is the perfect way to scare your friends this Halloween.
Transform yourself into this red headed God this Halloween with some armor and a sword.
6. Fry from Futurama
All you need is a white t-shirt, red jacket, and jeans to turn into this classic cartoon character for Halloween.
7. Dexter Morgan from Dexter
It’s easy to become one of TVs most likable serial killers when you’re a red head. All you need for the Dexter costume is is a green or gray henley shirt, apron, cargo khaki pants, gloves, and a fake knife.
8. Yosemite Sam from Looney Toons
Do you have a red mustache to go with your red hair? Yosemite Sam is the perfect costume for you! Grab a cowboy hat and go as this classic cartoon character for Halloween.
9. Ron Weasley from Harry Potter
Add some magic to your Halloween costume by dressing up as your favorite red headed wizard for Halloween.
10. Archie Andrews from Riverdale
Whether you dress as Archie from the comics or the CW TV show, this fun Halloween costume is perfect for redheads.
11. Abraham from Walking Dead
Show off your zombie killing skills this Halloween by dressing up as this famous redheaded Walking Dead character.
12. Ed Sheeran
Looking for an easy Halloween costume this year? Grab some black rimmed glasses and dress up as this famous redheaded singer.
13. Prince Harry
Dress as real-life royalty this Halloween by donning a suit and going as redheaded Prince Harry.
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