Despite the ghoulish decorations for sale since August, some of us are still unexpectedly accosted by putting together a Halloween costume -- because we're a tad behind on the trends or a bit reluctant in our busy day-to-day lives to get the job done. But when you need a swift idea that's quick and clever at a moment's notice, I've got some unique ideas that can take you as little as 10 minutes and no longer than one hour. Plus, the best thing about DIY costumes: You will save money if you are able to utilize resources from home to make it happen.
1. CANDY CRUSH: This costume is inspired by the ever-popular and addictive app. Get a trove of hard candies or a jumbo bag of assorted Halloween candy containing namely hard candies on sale, which is what I did.