All Hallow's Eve is fast approaching. From now until the macabre occasion, Cautionary Women will give you tips and tricks on what is Halloween all about: dressing up! To start, let's try to get the look of Morticia Addams, one of the reigning queens of Halloween.
|Anjelica Huston as Morticia Addams|
Now Morticia, the iconic matriarch of the Addams Family, is scarcely the evil woman pictured here at Cautionary Women. She is rather something of a paradox: scary-looking but kind (in the way she knows how), intimidating but approachable (again, in the way she knows how). She is just eerie, not evil.
|Carolyn Jones as Morticia|
Yet Morticia can give any superbly nefarious queen a run for her money. Whether on TV, film, or anywhere The Addams Family franchise is splayed, Morticia commands attention, or the lack thereof out of fear, with her spine-tingling style. Sure she may be fundamentally good and all, but try running into her on a solitary road at night.
Here's how to be Morticia Addams for Halloween:
About Halloween costumes like Morticia, you can either shop or sew. If you want the easy way, take a look at these eye-popping Morticia costumes for Halloween:
You can find plenty other Morticia costume ideas for Halloween here.If you've got the designing chops, why not save up with a DIY Morticia costume? She will teach you how.
|Sexy Morticia Addams costume from Rubie's|
If you have waist-length, jet-black hair, then whip it like Morticia! Otherwise, you can make use of this fabulous Morticia wig for Halloween:
|Let down your hair like Morticia with this wig.|
YouTube is bursting at the seams with undiscovered makeup artists who can help you turn into Morticia this Halloween. You don't have to go to a salon to have your mug done. These lovely ladies will show you how with their Morticia makeup tutorials. Choose:
For added effect, you can ask your friends to dress up as other members of the Addams family: Wednesday, Gomez, Pugsley, Uncle Fester, Cousin It, etc. Go to the Halloween party as one for maximum fun, fun, fun!