There’s an artistry to being the third wheel. Trust me, I would know. Whether you’re a third wheel in your group of three BFFs, or a third wheel because two of your friends are dating, it’s not a enjoyable statu. You find yourself awkwardly sitting alone at dinner, hanging out solo at “states parties ” in a corner, and of course, going on random trip-ups in which you end up sitting quietly in the car while your two friends talk for hours. You’ve got to love it, right? OK, maybe not. Third-wheeling is rarely a walk in the park, but it can be especially bumpy when it is necessary to figuring out three-person Halloween costumes.
Serious subject: Who chose three-person Halloween costumes should be a thing? Actually, who let three-person friend groups be a event? It’s so much harder than a BFF duo or even a crew. You can skip right past all of the iconic garbs: forget Cher and Dionne, Mean Girls, Spice Girls. There’s either too many of you, or too little. And if you’re the third wheel with your BFF and her SO, you may as well exactly wear your everyday robes, because good luck with costume.
But it’s not totally futile; you’ve got a few options make their own choices. There are( at the least a few) iconic trios, and if those aren’t working for you, you’d be surprised what you can get across in a three-person clothing. So don’t hopelessnes, because these 12 three-person Halloween costumes are here to save you from a holiday of being the odd one out, once and for all.
1. Taylor Swift Through The Eras
Are you and your friends a cute trio? Go for this awesome trifecta of a costume.
Baby Swift, Red-Era Swift, and 1989 -Era Swift can augment one another quite well.
2. Tetris Pieces
Get it? Tetris? Because of the three of you fit together so well?
Yeah, I know it’s lame. But you can’t disclaim it’s still a really cute costume.
3. The Logo
Got some artsy peeps among the three of you? Travel for this DIY logo
You can’t even tell who’s who, so there’s no awkward third-wheeling to worry about.
4. A Few Cans Of La Croix
Get trendy and be a few cans of La Croix. It’s modern, it’s fun, and there’s no limit on the flavors.
Plus, if you’re unlucky enough to be not just a third, but a rotation? No question. You’ve alway got La Croix to save you.
5. Three Of The Muses
So, we all know that, technically, there are five muses in But we all know them so well that you can get away with exactly three. Don’t forget to bring your singing spokesperson!
6. Green Plastic Army Men
The secret here is uniformity. You can’t be an intruder if there’s no “outside, ” right?
Plus , no one cares if there’s two plastic horde men as well as three.
7. Alvin And The Chipmunks
Everyone forgets about these three people, but if you’re looking for a pop culture clothing for three, this is a pretty easy one to go to.
It’s simple, you can get the materials from a thrift storage, and the pictures will be priceless.
8. Cruella Devil And Her Puppies
Sick of third-wheeling? This one’s a real easy fix.
Pick a costume where the the third wheel is actually the stellar of the reveal. #Winning.
Sing for me, Paulo!
Get your BFF and her BF in line. No more third-wheeling this time — it’s his turn.
There’s no way to go wrong with this costume. An all-black ensemble and the emojis of your alternative make for a super easy, cheap, and quick costume.
Each of you can go as your favorite emoji, or you can make a motto and have others predict the meaning.
Of course, there’s enough area here for a group costume a trio clothing. Plus, it’s easy to DIY. YouTube has tons of admonition on how to get started.
12. Thing 1, Thing 2, And The Cat In The Hat
Honestly, Thing 1 and Thing 2 never get old. I don’t envy the person who has to be The Cat in The Hat( that hat ogles itchy red-hot ), but they are able to draw straws, right?