Honestly, we’ll never get enough of the ‘70s. From the bell-bottom pants and suede jackets reminiscent of the great American west to the glitzy gowns of disco nights at Studio 54, there’s a chic look for anyone. And with Halloween on the horizon, there’s no better excuse to go all in with a ’70s costume that channels your inner disco diva.
Of course, as fashion lovers, we’re not getting dressed as just any 1970s dweller. Instead, we’re taking a cue from our favorite icons for this year’s costume ideas. As we continue to move forward in an era filled with strong women, now is the time to embrace our favorite leading ladies. Whether you want to wear head-to-toe sequins for a glam night on the town or prefer to wear something on the more subtle side, this is the era that should be leading all your costuming decisions.
From entertainment queens like Donna Summer and Farrah Fawcett to movement leaders such as Gloria Steinem, these inspirational women will have you feeling all kinds of girl power this Halloween.
Dress in your sparkliest dress to own the disco queen status like Donna Summer.
You'll easily turn heads in this.
Available in sizes 4 to 14.
Wear this simple choker on any occasion.
If rock 'n' roll is more your thing, dress up as punk-rock queen Debbie Harry for an edgy (and comfortable) costume for Halloween.
You'll be so comfortable in this.
Available in sizes XS to XL.
The perfect lived-in jeans.
Available in sizes 16 to 26.
No one owns the menswear trend quite like Diane Keaton. As an easy costume, wear your favorite suit pieces to ace this costume.
We love this bright red top.
Available in sizes XS to L.
It's official: Corduroys are back.
Available in sizes 2 to 12.
There's no better time than Halloween to dress up as your favorite diva. Big and bold is the name of the game here, like a bright silk dress.
Available in sizes 36 to 44.
Wear these everywhere.
If we're being honest, no one dresses quite like Cher. With all the shimmer, you'll be the star of the party.
How gorgeous is this dress?
Available in sizes 10 to 18.
You'll never get tired of these.
Available in sizes 35 to 41.
You can't go wrong dressing up as Farrah Fawcett, one of America's biggest sweethearts. With an easy costume like a sweatshirt and bell-bottoms, you'll have an outfit in minutes.
You can't go wrong with a comfy zip-up.
Available in sizes XS to L.
These are so flattering.
Available in sizes 24 to 32.
To nail this Gloria Steinem look, pair some of your favorite fall pieces like a turtleneck and flared pants together. Finish off your look with Steinem's signature blue aviators.
Keep yourself warm this fall.
Available in sizes 1X to 3X.
You can't go wrong with simple denim flares.
Available in sizes 23 to 32.
Is there anyone more alluring than model Jerry Hall? This costume includes a shimmering gold dress and long and voluminous waves for the night.
You'll feel so good in this.
Available in sizes 18 to 20.
These are classic.
This musician and artist made waves during the '70s. Earth tones will be your best friend for this costume.
Pair this with tights and over-the-knee boots for the fall.
Available in sizes 0 to 12.
It isn't a '70s costume without platform shoes.
Available in sizes 5 to 11.
With these outfits, you might even want to sport these ensembles after the festive night.