Who hasn't, at least once, dreamt of leaving it all behind for the carefree, romantic life of a pirate? You can be your own boss. You get to travel to exotic, tropical locales. You get to wear really cool pirate outfits. And there's a treasure to be found! Of course, there is risk involved.
15 DIY Pirate Costume Ideas — Best Pirate Halloween Costumes for Women
October will be here before you know it, and for some, that means only one thing: Halloween! These are the folks who plan their costumes months in advance, have pumpkin carving down to an art, and greet trick-or-treaters with full-size candy bars —the dream! For most, though—especially those with kids' Halloween costumes to figure out—each October 31st comes more swiftly than the last, leaving us scrambling to find a last-minute costume and wondering, "Didn't we just do this? Trust us— it's a classic Halloween costume that will never steer you wrong, and you most likely already have materials on hand to make it happen. For that reason, we rounded up some of the best DIY pirate ideas to help you get inspired to craft your own. From costumes you can wear even when it's not Halloween really!
This is all I came up with at such short notice; I decided to dress him up as a pirate. I looked around in a closets for something that I could use. Last year, my left leg was amputated. This year, my costume decision was obvious: I had to be a pirate with a wooden leg.
Everyone wants to be a Pirate. Younger boys, as well as some girls, want to be characters out of comics, fairytales and movies, who travel the world and live exciting adventures. Young adult boys dream of being sexy Pirate Jack Sparrow and being a hit with the ladies. Other people dream of pillaging, fortunes and seeing the world. So yes, everyone wants to be a Pirate, if only for Halloween night.