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The History of Halloween Costumes

Learn how Halloween costumes have evolved.

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The History of Halloween Costumes

Learn how Halloween costumes have evolved.

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Halloween costumes are a fun tradition in many countries around the world.
Ghost, witch, zombie, or goblin costumes are timeless classics, but how have Halloween costumes evolved? The practice of wearing costumes originated in the Celtic festival of Samhain, which marked the beginning of winter.

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