There’s no denying that Game of Thrones was one of the most popular shows of the past decade. There were beautiful dragons, gory battles, and plenty of sex scenes with our favorite (and some not-so-favorite) couples. So it shouldn’t be a surprise that the show served as the inspiration for a number of Halloween costumes, specifically couples' costumes.
Luckily, creating a Game of Thrones couples costume doesn't require a trip to the Iron Bank. Here, we show you how to create a Halloween costume based off the show's most iconic couples — no matter how questionable their love was. . You can take your pick between Ygritte and Jon Snow, Jaime and Cersei Lannister, and others before DIY-ing your costumes with items you may already have in your closet.
So, forget about dressing up like Mickey and Minnie Mouse or Morticia and Gomez Addams, and pick one of these Game of Thrones couples’ costumes to rock at your next Halloween costume party.
Yes, this relationship turned cringe-worthy when viewers found out that Jon and Daenerys were related, but they were still a strong power couple.
What you'll need: White winter coat ($70, .com) and silver wig ($22, .com) for Daenerys; Black cape ($12, .com) and faux fur scarf ($15, .com) for Jon
Before Daenerys, there was Ygritte. These star-crossed lovers rocked fur coats for most of their time together, so this couples' costume is guaranteed to keep you warm.
What you'll need: Bow ($15, .com) for Ygritte; Faux fur coat ($27, .com) for Jon
Khal Drogo and Daenerys were the original power couple on Game of Thrones. And because almost every woman who watched the show wanted a Khal Drogo of her own, why not give this couples' costume a shot?
What you'll need: Apron and belt ($13, .com) for Khal Drogo; Leather vest ($32, .com) for Daenerys
There are two ways you can go with this costume. You can either channel their early days where Grey Worm's armor was lighter and Missandei wore a dress, or you can both wear matching ensembles.
What you'll need: Sleeveless vest ($24, .com) for Grey Worm; Wrap dress ($20, .com) for Missandei
If brighter colors and eyeliner are your thing, the Ellaria and Oberryn couples costume will suit you and your partner perfectly.
What you'll need: Yellow dress ($8, .com) for Ellaria; Brown overcoat ($46, .com) for Oberryn
Rhaegar and Lyanna were the original Targaryen-Stark couple. You can easily recreate their look with a brown coat for Rheagar and a flowy, blue dress for Lyanna.
What you'll need: Blond wig ($20, .com) for Rhaegar; Blue maxi dress ($15, .com) for Lyanna.
To recreate Jaime and Brienne's look, you and your partner could basically wear the same outfit.
What you'll need: Sword ($10, .com) for Brienne; Gold glove ($8, .com) for Jaime
If you'd rather be a fighter than a damsel in distress, Arya and Gendry could be a good choice.
What you'll need: Sword ($20, .com) for Arya; Brown vest ($32, .com) for Gendry.
You can easily recreate Sam and Gilly's outfits with matching faux fur coats. Just make sure to grab a fake baby and wrap it in a black blanket to separate you from the rest of the Game of Thrones couples.
What you'll need: Faux fur long coat ($41, .com) for Sam; Baby doll ($13, .com) for Gilly
If one looks past the fact that Cersei and Jaime were twins, we can recognize that what they had was true love. As you get ready to look like Cersei, make sure to grab a glass of wine to really complete the look.
What you'll need: Short blonde wig ($16, .com) for Cersei; Gold glove ($8, .com) for Jaime
Although Theon and Sansa weren't really a couple, many viewers rooted for them because they found comfort in each other after being tortured by the same man.
For this costume, you could either channel a younger Sansa, who wore lighter colors, or go for her all-black look as Queen in The North.
What you'll need: Leather guard bracers ($28, .com) for Theon; Red wig ($13, .com) for Sansa