Costume Ideas for Groups of Three or More

Updated on July 5, 2017

3-Person Themed Costume Ideas

Are you going to a halloween or fancy dress party as a group of 3? Then chances are you're all arguing over what group of characters you should dress up as. It's not easy to find something that all three of you are going to agree on. Things you might want to take into consideration is common interests, the age group of members and your budget level. Check out this awesome list of 3 person themed Halloween costumes to find ideas that'll suit you and your friends.

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Historical costumes are great for groups of 3 or more
Historical costumes are great for groups of 3 or more | Source

Costumes for 3 girls

Here's some fantastic costume ideas for groups of 3 girls...(or guys who want to dress up as girls for laughs). If you're the crafty type then you'll no doubt be able to come up with a home made costume version of these ideas.

  • Harry Potter characters: Hermione, Moaning Mrytle, Bellatrix Lestrange
  • Powerpuff Girls
  • Witches from Hocus Pocus
  • Pirates: Anne Bonny, Mary Read, Jacquotte Delahaye
  • Cinderella and Ugly Sisters
  • Moshi Monsters
  • Toy Story Characters: Jessie, Bo Peep, Barbie
  • Narnia characters: White Witch, Aravis, female centaur
  • Superheroes: Catwoman, Batgirl, Wonder Woman
  • Grease: The Pink Ladies
  • Alice in Wonderland: Alice, Queen of Hearts, Playing Card
  • Game of Thrones: Daenerys Targaryen, Queen Cersei, Brienne of Tarth
  • Bug costumes: bee, ladybird, butterfly
  • Notable Women: Annie Oakley, Bessie Coleman, Emma Goldman
  • Barbie dolls
  • Suffragettes
  • Austin Powers fembots
  • Loofah sponges

Greek Goddesses

If you're a group of girls with quite different personalities, then dressing up as Greek Goddesses will give you all flexibility to choose a character that best suits you. If you can't wait to get into a seductive, revealing costume then dress up as Aphrodite. If you're looking for a costume that's less revealing then why not dress up as Athena, the goddess of war? Do you prefer the gothic look? Then Persephone, Queen of the Underworld would be the ideal costume choice for you.

What kind of Halloween costumes are you and your group looking for?

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Powerpuff girls is a really simple costume idea for 3 girls
Powerpuff girls is a really simple costume idea for 3 girls | Source

Powerpuff Girls group costume idea

If you're looking for a simple group costume that requires no sewing whatsoever, why not dress up as the Powerpuff Girls (see picture to the right). It's a really easy costume idea for 3 girls...or guys! And the great thing about it is that you can use the dresses and belts for every day wear when Halloween is over. All you'll need is:

  • 3 identical short dresses - one blue, one pink and one green
  • black belts
  • white tights or knee high socks
  • black shoes
  • a pink bow - to wear with the pink dress
  • 2 hair elastics - wear hair in pigtails with the blue dress

Follow this awesome step-by-step Powerpuff Girls makeup tutorial in the video below. It takes less than 5 minutes and will give the perfect finishing touch to your outfits

Powerpuff Girl makeup tutorial

Costume ideas for a group of 3 guys

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A lot of these costumes can be bought on stores like Amazon, Ebay and many more ,so shop around to make sure you get the best costume at the best price. Here's some themed Halloween costume ideas for 3 guys.

  • Cinderella and ugly sisters
  • Disney Princesses: Snow White, Jasmine, Aerial
  • Pac man shapes
  • Super Mario Bros characters: Mario, Luigi, Yoshi
  • Mythical creatures: Unicorn, Centaur, Dragon
  • Notorious pirates: Blackbeard, Captain Kidd, Calico Jack
  • Greek Gods: Hades, Zeus, Poseidon
  • Roman Emperors: Caesar, Nero, Caligula
  • Superheroes: Batman, Superman, Spiderman
  • Three Musketeers
  • Lion King Characters: Timon, Pumbaa, Simba
  • Loony Toons Characters: Bugs Bunny, Sylvester, Taz
  • Power Rangers
  • Peter Pan characters: Peter Pan, Captain Hook, Mr Smee
  • Rugrats characters: Chuckie, Tommy, Dill

Costumes for 3 guys

Guys, this is your chance to dress up as a female character, just for laughs! If one or more of you is prepared to dress up in a female role, it'll give you a lot more choice of dressing up costumes this Halloween.

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Ideas for a Mixed Group

If you're a mixed group of guys and girls, you'll be looking for themes that are unisex or have both male and female characters in them. Here are some awesome 3 person themed costume ideas that you might fancy trying out.

  • Speak No Evil, See No Evil, Hear No Evil Monkeys
  • Adams Family: Morticia, Wednesday, Uncle Fester
  • Little Red Riding Hood, Grandmother, Wolf
  • Starbucks cups:-vente, grande, and tall
  • Three Stooges
  • Star Wars characters: Princess Leia, Darth Vader, Imperial Guard
  • Angry Bird characters: Red, Chuck, Terence
  • Three Blind Mice
  • Three Little Pigs
  • Comic Con characters
  • Monsters Inc characters: Boo, Roz, Celia Mae
  • In The Night Garden: Upsy Daisy, Makka Pakka, Iggle Piggle,

Costume Ideas for a Group of Four of More People

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What about these great costume ideas for groups of 4 or more?

  • Fruit and Veggies: peapod, carrot, apple, watermelon
  • Bugsy Malone: Bugsy, Tallulah, Fat Sam, Blousey
  • Bo Peep and her sheep
  • Tetris Blocks
  • Ghostbusters
  • Troll dolls
  • Smurfs
  • League of Doom characters
  • Star trek characters
  • anime characters
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
  • Teletubbies: Tinky Winky, Dipsy, La la, Po
  • Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Daisy, Goofy
  • Nursery Rhyme Characters:-Little Bo Peep, Little Boy Blue, Humpty Dumpty, Wee Willie Winkie
  • Scooby Doo characters: Fred, Shaggy, Velma, Daphne
  • Winnie the Pooh, Tigger, Christopher Robin, Roo

Do you have group costume ideas of your own?

Have you found this list of group costume ideas useful? Do do you have other group costume ideas not mentioned here? Have you and your friends made an impact with awesome group costumes last Halloween? If so, why not share your ideas and past experiences in the comments box below.

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      • Maggie.L profile imageAUTHOR


        4 years ago from UK

        Hi Michael. Thank you for stopping by to check out these costume ideas for groups.

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        Michael W Smith Jr. 

        4 years ago from Florida

        Awesome ideas for costumes.

      • Maggie.L profile imageAUTHOR


        4 years ago from UK

        Thanks Devika. I hope these group costume ideas come in useful for you and other readers.

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        Devika Primić 

        4 years ago from Dubrovnik, Croatia

        Great ideas and always useful.


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