Sometimes we go into Halloween with the best intentions, but our busy schedules prevent us from putting a lot of effort into our costume. If you're looking for something simple to pull off, but is still highly creative, keep reading!

How do those geeks at Comic-Con do it? Some of those costumes look like they came from a Hollywood special effects house. It's like they spent half the year and half their salary constructing them. You shouldn't have to break the bank or spend 40 hours a week working on a Halloween costume... (although I've definitely done both.)

Choosing a costume that has local ties might just give you a leg up on the competition during that big Halloween costume contest you've got your eye on.

Show you're from Central New York with these 8 costume regional ideas that will get everyone talking:

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