Halloween Costume Ideas Inspired by Kacey Musgraves

No one has ever made country western fashion look as colorful and glamorous as Kacey Musgraves.

Since releasing her debut album in 2013, Kacey Musgraves has become known for her clever lyrics, and her unique sense of style. You don’t need to be a country music start to pull off her western sparkle, you just need a costume party.  Which is why Halloween is the perfect opportunity to live out your rhinestone cowgirl dreams with white boots over tights that glitter and sequined, fringed dresses.

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PROM QUEEN COWGIRL

WHAT YOU NEED:

Sequined strapless top ($20.00, charlotterusse.com), petticoat tutu ($19.99, partycity.com), cowboy boots, shimmery tights ($14, urbanoutfitters.com), white bandana ($10.99 amazon.com).

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WESTERN HIPPIE CHIC

WHAT YOU NEED:

Check your local thrift store for a vintage fit and flare dress (uniquevintage.com also has a lot of great options), white ankle length cowboy boots ($119.99, zappos.com) beige cowboy hat ($8.99, amazon.com).

Find yourself a Willie Nelson for the perfect country western couples costume!

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THE RHINESTONE COUNTRY BAND

You only need 1-2 band members to make this costume complete. If you’re in a relationship you can make it into a fun couples costume and if you’re single or your partner isn’t up for it, ask one of your girlfriends!

WHAT YOU NEED:

KACEY: Sequin leotard ($27.95, discountdance.com), rhinestone cowboy hat ($12.99, partycity.com), white satin ribbon ($3.99, michaels.com), fine white yarn ($5.49, michaels.com), cowboy boots.

BAND MEMBER: Pink suit jacket ($6.55-$25.26, amazon.com), pink pants ($13.98, amazon.com) light pink dress shirt ($11.99, jcpenny.com), western string bow tie($2.09, amazon.com), white glitter poms ($3.38, amazon.com), gold lace ribbon ($3.99, michaels.com).

FEMALE BAND MEMBER: Pink shorts ($11.99, amazon.com), pink blazer ($14.99, amazon.com), light pink tank top ($4.99, Old Navy).

EASY DIY:

  • Hot glue 15-20 strands of the white string to white ribbon to create Kacey’s belt.
  • For band member outfit, hot glue white glitter poms lace ribbon.
  • Use fabric flue to attach ribbon to pants and top after poms have been secured.

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YEEHAW, OLE!

WHAT YOU NEED:

High waisted black shorts ($14.99, express.com), white bell sleeve shirt ($49.99, asos.com), black ribbon ($3.99, michaels.com) red sunglasses ($10.00, zeroUV.com), red flower hairclip ($19.99, amazon.com), gold embellishment ($14.50, amazon.com).

EASY DIY:

  • Hot glue gold embellishment to black shorts.

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ANNIE OAKLEY GOES GLAM

WHAT YOU NEED:

Black crop top ($9.99, romwe.com), button front black skirt ($33, asos.com), white fringe embellishment ($26.00, amazon.com), detachable white collar ($5, ebay.com) cowboy boots, toy gun.

EASY DIY:

  • Use fabric glue to attach fringe to bottom of skirt.
  • Glue to inside of skirt.

SWEETHEART OF THE WILD WILD WEST  

WHAT YOU NEED:

Red strapless dress ($12.99, forver21.com), white belt ($13, walmart.com), white fringe embellishments($26.00, amazon.com), sheer shimmer tights ($14, urbanoutfitters.com), cowboy boots.

EASY DIY:

  • Use fabric glue to attach fringe to dress.

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