Perfect Halloween Costumes

 

Need some original costume ideas this Halloween? Tired of ghosts, vampires and other cliche get-ups? Have no fear, why not try these ideas for totally original outfits that no one else will understand!

Based on a survey these are the top 10 Peter Gabriel era Genesis costumes:


Number 10. The Reverend

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A character from the lyrically amazing song “The Battle of Epping Forest”. The Reverend ends up finding a beautiful chest.


Number 9. Old Man

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Henry, who is killed by his friend Cynthia,  returns as ghost of an old man. He wants you to touch him quite urgently.


Number 8. Lawnmower

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Jacob from the song “I Know What I Like”. He has a particular walk.


Number 7. Rael

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New York street punk, Rael.


Number 6. Slipperman

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This will make for interesting conversations. Basically a man meets three Lamia creatures, has a bit of sexy time, then eats them. The result is this walking STD!


Number 5. Britannia

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Her name: Britannia, her task: to guard the waves between England and France.


Number 4. Magog

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The Magog will bring forth the apocalypse. Which is nice!


Number 3. Fox’s Head

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A character from the front cover of the Genesis album ‘Foxtrot’. Wear a red dress and a fox’s head.


Number 2. Flower Mask

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Narcissus as a flower. Poor Narcissus is punished by the gods for having spurned all his female pursuers.


Number 1. Bat-Wings

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Finally, number 1 is the overlord alien from ‘Watcher of the Skies’