Couples Halloween Costume Ideas for Every Element Pairing

By Ellen Ricks

On October 19, 2020

In Astrology, Halloween

Couples Halloween Costume Ideas for Every Element Pairing

Happy Halloween, spooks! October is a rather spooky time of year, but there’s nothing more frightening than figuring out what Halloween costume you’re going to wear to a party—especially if you’re trying to think of a clever couples costume for you and your main squeeze. Are you two always on the same page or is your romance more of opposites attract? Luckily, no matter what kind of couple you are, we have the perfect costumes for you, based on you and your partner’s elemental sign.

Read Me: Are Our Elements Compatible?

For a quick refresher, here are the elements that correspond to each sign:

Earth: Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn

Air: Gemini, Libra, Aquarius

Fire: Aries, Leo, Sagittarius

Water: Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces

Fire + Fire Couples Costumes

Aladdin and Jasmine 

Aladdin and Jasmine Costumes, $140

Like Aladdin and Jasmine, you and your partner love deep and love hard. You are both passionate, driven, and will do anything to get what you want, whether it’s being free or becoming a prince. Power couple vibes!

The Joker and Harley Quinn

Joker and Harley Quinn Costumes, $110.78

When you are your partner get together, you aim to misbehave—in the best possible way. Have fun causing trouble around Gotham City as Harley and her Mr. J.

Wine & Cheese Pairing

Wine & Cheese Costumes, $47.50

Just like wine and cheese, two fire signs together is the perfect pair! Just try to overindulge with each other.

Fire + Earth Couples Costumes

Stranger Things Scoops Ahoy Robin & Steve

Stranger Things Scoops Ahoy Robin and Steve

Steve Costume, $54.90

Robin Costume, $54.90

While the two of you might have different methods for going through life, you both have a lot of gain from your relationship, helping each other build and grow. Plus, you both look so cute in your matching uniforms.

John Snow & Daenerys

John Snow Costume, $79.99

Daenerys Costume, $139

Yes, we were all hoping that earthy Jon would end up with our fire-breathing mother of dragons, but you can act out your own happy ending and pretend the last season never happened.

Eliza & Alexander Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton Costume, $38.38 

Eliza Costume, $25 

Spend this Halloween dressed as history’s favorite fire/earth sign pairing. And it will be cheaper than buying tickets to see the Broadway hit. You’re sure to be satisfied.

Fire + Air Couples Costumes

Glinda & Elphaba

Glinda & Elphaba Costumes, $160

Let’s be honest, you two probably didn’t get along when you first meet (in fact you probably loathed each other). But opposites do attract and as fire sign Elphaba and airy Glinda can be friends, you and your partner can defy gravity with your love (and cool costume).

Mushu & Mulan

Mulan Costume, $64.90

Mushu Costume, $49.90

The two of you may have had some friction when you met but like Mushu and Mulan, when the two of you work together you can achieve amazing things and bring honor to us all.

Buddy the Elf & Jovi

Buddy and Jovi Costumes, $81.65

Christmas might not be for another few months, but the two of you are ready to celebrate. While you may not have got each other at the start of your relationship—you balance each other perfectly just like the fun, bubbly Buddy the elf, and the logical Jovi.

Fire + Water Couples Costumes

Gryffindor & Slytherin Students

Gryffindor Student Costume, $109.99 

Slytherin Student Costume, $39.90

You two are VERY different, which makes your romance all the more sweeter. Your temperaments may be very different, but when you get together, you make magic!

Kylo Ren & Rey

Kylo Ren Costume, 59.99

Rey Costume, $32 

No one knows opposites attract better than you too, which is why you’re drawn to each, just like the special connect between Kylo Ren and Rey. We won’t know if this couple actually gets together until December, because you can act it out now.

Hamburger & French Fries

Hamburger Costume, $30 

French Fries Costume, $34.66

Make a reference to the popular Taylor Swift music video “You Need To Calm Down” this Halloween by dressing up in the Hamburger and Fries costume similar to the ones that Katy Perry (Scorpio) and Taylor Swift (Sagittarius) wore to end their feud, and support each other.

Earth + Earth Couples Costumes

Woody & Bo Peep

Woody & Bo Peep Costume, $105

Dress up as your favorite childhood couple who reunited on the big screen this summer. Like Woody and Bo, you are both solid, caring and know how to use each other strengths.

Avocado Halves

Avocado Halves Costume, $54.14

When two earth signs get together, it’s like they complete each other—like two halves of an avocado.


Werewolf #1 Costume, $32.49

Werewolf #2 Costume, $49.99

You both are so much alike that, of course, that you would change into the same furry monster. Have fun howling at the mood together.

Earth + Air Couples Costumes

BoJack Horseman & Mr. Peanut Butter

Bojack Horseman Costume, $69.99

Mr. Peanutbutter Costume, $16.97

Mr. Peanutbutter and BoJack Horseman at the same Halloween party? Is this a cross over episode? Use this joke at your Halloween party as you and your partner show that opposites really do attract!

Bob & Linda Belcher

Bob & Linda Belcher Costumes, $50

Bob and Linda are actually a great example of how great an earth/air sign relationship can be. Practical and down to earth Bob grounds airy Linda and Linda encourages Bob to dream and think differently. Order up!

Buzz & Woody

Buzz Costume, $49.99 

Woody Costume, $32.99

You got a friend in me! Like Buzz and Woody, you didn’t get along at first with Woody’s practical nature and Buzz’s completely different approach to life. But as a team, you can do amazing things.

Earth + Water Couples Costumes

Mermaid & Sailor

Mermaid Costume, $69.99

Sailor Women’s Costume, $39.99

Sailor Men’s Costume, $49.99

You two may come from different worlds and have different views on life like the mermaid and the sailor, you are instantly drawn to each other, and complementeach other very well.

Bob Ross & Happy Tree Painting

Bob Ross and Happy Tree Painting Costumes, $43.51

Water sign Bob Ross loved to painting nature scene like a happy little tree. Water signs encourage earth sign creativity and earth signs encourages water sign drive to do things.

Peanut Butter & Jelly

Peanut Butter or Jelly Costume, $39.99

Much like the pairing of peanut butter and jelly, an earth sign and a water sign complementeach other very well, even if they are very different!

Air + Air Couples Costumes

Mary Poppins & Bert

Mary Poppins Costume, $31.69

Bert Costume, $21.66

Much like Mary Poppins and Bert, you and your partner are creative free spirits who don’t follow conventual rules (like gravity) and enjoy doing things your own magical way.

Poe Dameron & Finn

Poe Dameron Costume, $169

Finn Costume, $19.99

When Poe and Finn first met there was an instant connection—when two air signs meet there is already a strong bond as they are both easy to talk to and exchange ideas forever.

Tacky Tourists

Tacky Tourists, $23.36

Air signs love to have fun, which why tacky tourist is the perfect costume for you two. Air signs hate anything tacky so this joke on themselves as well. Plus air signs love getting into character and roleplaying, so have fun!

Air + Water Couples Costumes

Gomez & Morticia Addams

Gomez Addams Costume, $36.99

Morticia Addams Costume, $49.99

We all know that Gomez and Morticia Addams are #relationships goals and when friendly, outgoing Gomez meets the mysterious and sensual Morticia, sparks fly, just like air and water matches when they are both in the right alignment.

Beetlejuice & Lydia Deetz

Beetlejuice Costume, $40.99

Lydia Deetz Costume, $45.90 

What happens when an outgoing spirit means a moody human—fun-filled chaos. And if you lose track of your partner during the night, just say their name three times!

Lilo & Stitch

Lilo Costume, $29.90

Stitch Costume, $49.90

Okay, we know that some of your friends don’t “get” your relationship, that your too different, but like Lilo and Stitch, who are the perfect balance for each other—just like you and your partner.

Water + Water Couples Costumes

Betty Cooper & Jughead Jones

Betty Cooper Costume, $29.99

Jughead Jones Costume, $50

These water signs make our hearts melt on Riverdale and it’s not hard to see why. When two water signs get together, it’s a deep and powerful emotional connect that not even the crazy world of Riverdale can break up.

Mermaid Man & Barnacle Boy

Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy Costume, $70

Going as Batman and Robin again? So last year! Do the dynamic duo with an underwater twist with our childhood favorite, Mermaid Man & Barnacle Boy.

Soap & Loofah

Soap and Loofah Costumes, $54.99

Do we really need to explain the water pun here?

Happy Halloween!

Lead photo courtesy of Twenty20

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