Six Cool and Clever Last-Minute Halloween Costumes

Where's Waldo

In Your Closet Already: Red striped shirt, jeans and brown shoes.

Borrow or Buy: A red and white ski cap and round-frame glasses.

If You Have Time: Find some trademark Waldo accessories, like a camera or cane, to carry.

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Listen up all you Halloween costume procrastinators! Because nearly everyone else who forgot to plan ahead will be dressed as a hippie, black cat or Flashdance-era dancer this coming weekend, you're going to need the last minute solutions in the slideshow above if you want to stand out. Although all of them come together in less them a day (and some in less than five minutes!), you'll still look cool enough to compete with the Miss Havisham who started hand-beading her gown last April. Click through to see and shop my ideas now.

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