Peter Peter Pumpkin Eater Costume for Cosplay & Halloween 2023

Peter Peter Pumpkin Eater is a nursery rhyme that most of us have heard growing up. Without really understanding the verses, you would think that this rhyme is innocent. But not everyone thinks so. This is the perfect Halloween costume for couples who are both witty and into dark humour.

The Peter Peter Pumpkin Eater costume consists of two people: Peter and the pumpkin. One can wear virtually anything so as long as there’s something that says ‘Peter Peter’ in your attire. The other half of the pair can wear an orange pumpkin shirt. Here’s everything you need to look like the best couple in a Peter Peter Pumpkin Eater costume.

Peter Peter Pumpkin Eater Costume for Cosplay & Halloween

How to Make Peter Peter Costume

# Item Description
1 Peter Peter Shirt Make sure to wear a ‘Peter Peter’ shirt so people can understand your couple costume.
2 Denim Pants A pair of denim pants are a respectable match to your shirt.
3 Orange Suspenders Stay in the spirit of Halloween with a pair of orange suspenders.
4 Orange Fabric Paint Use orange fabric paint to make it look like you ate a pumpkin messily.

How to Make Pumpkin Costume

# Item Description
1 Orange Pumpkin Shirt Wear an orange pumpkin shirt to show that you’re the pumpkin.
2 Black Long-Sleeved Shirt Stay in the Halloween theme by wearing a black long-sleeved shirt underneath your pumpkin one.
3 Black Tights Keep warm with a pair of black tights.
4 Orange Tutu Look like an adorable pumpkin with an orange tutu.
5 Orange Sneakers Stay with the orange theme with this pair of sneakers.

About Peter Pumpkin Eater

Peter Peter Pumpkin Eater is an old English nursery rhyme who was first published in 1825. However, the earliest surviving version of the rhyme might show that is has been around since 1797.

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