DIY Costumes from Back in the Day Induce Fear

By: Jacqueline Parrish - Published:   Updated: Jun 6 2011 • References: flickr & buzzfeed
If you thought the movie Paranormal Activity was scary, then you will find these vintage Halloween photos nothing short of terrifying. These vintage Halloween photos showcase Halloween costumes from back in the day when people had to make their own outfits and their craftsmanship left a lot to be desired.

Check out the entire gallery for freaky vintage Halloween photos that will frighten you.

Implications - Although you may be terrified, you also may find inspiration for your next Halloween costume! Some of the featured costumes include American presidents, court jesters and Siamese twins. Many of the other people dressed up don't even look like anything! They are just simply scary!

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