14 Halloween Costumes You Can Get Away with Wearing at the Office

Thanks, Halloween, for happening on a Wednesday this year.

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Ah, Halloween, the only chance to truly break from your office-appropriate outfits and dress up in vintage getups and face makeup—if you're into that. By all means, take part in some costume-contest shenanigans, but remember: The same rules don't apply as did during your anything-goes college party days. (Nobody wants to get sent to HR here.)

Below, inspiration for Halloween looks that don't involve the term "sexy," colored contacts, or spoonfuls of fake blood (plus the pieces to buy to get the look). Instead, think pop-culture icons, along with easy people or things to imitate.

Blair Waldorf from 'Gossip Girl'

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Etsy headband, $25 SHOP IT

Halogen blazer, $100 SHOP IT

Boo from 'Monster's Inc'

Topman oversized t-shirt, $35 SHOP IT

Aerie leggings, $8 SHOP IT

Kenneth Cole sneakers, $125 SHOP IT

Chance the Rapper

You be Ellen, I'll be Chance.

Forever 21 sweater, $38 SHOP IT

Chance 3 hat, $45 SHOP IT

Blue Ivy on Vacation

Target cover up dress, $25 SHOP IT

J.Crew swimsuit, $45 SHOP IT

Free People sunglasses, $25 SHOP IT

Crate&Barrel daiquiri glass, $4 SHOP IT

Mary Poppins

Totes umbrella, $20 SHOP IT

H&M shirt, $20 SHOP IT

Eleven from 'Stranger Things'

Etsy dress, $30 SHOP IT

Eddie Bauer jacket, $50 SHOP IT

Urban Outfitters socks, $8 SHOP IT

Regina George from 'Mean Girls'


Halloween is happening on a Wednesday this year, so you know what that means...

Etsy "A Little Bit Dramatic" t-shirt, $21 SHOP IT

Gap skirt, $14 SHOP IT

Gap cardigan, $13 SHOP IT

H&M pumps, $60 SHOP IT

The Notorious RBG (Ruth Bader Ginsburg)

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Judge costume, $31 SHOP IT

Elaine Benes from 'Seinfeld'

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Hinge maxi dress, $79 SHOP IT

Everlane loafers, $168 SHOP IT

Gap socks, $8 SHOP IT

Chill Pill

Pink shift dress, $20 SHOP IT

Aphratti white pullover, $14 SHOP IT

Black felt letters, $8 SHOP IT

Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman jacket, $35 SHOP IT

Couya stainless steel cuffs, $13 SHOP IT

A Chanel Fangirl

Iro blazer, $274 SHOP IT

Urban Outfitters beret, $19 SHOP IT

A Snapchat Filter, Because Obviously

Deer antlers, $14 SHOP IT

Face paint, $19 SHOP IT

Rosie the Riveter

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We Can Do It! #halloween2014

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J.Crew denim shirt, $78 SHOP IT

Urban Outfitters headband, $10 SHOP IT

Chanel lipstick, $37 SHOP IT

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