Editor Faceoff: Are Risqué Halloween Costumes Hot or Not?

As Cady Heron (in one of Lindsay Lohan’s finest performances ever) famously put it in the 2004 masterpiece Mean Girls, “In Girl World, Halloween is the one day a year when a girl can dress up like a total slut and no other girls can say anything else about it.” If you’ve ever been out on All Hallow’s Eve, you know exactly what she means.

The risqué Halloween costume trend has been around for years, and seems to be staying put. Whether gals do it subtly by channeling a sexy zombie or frisky feline, or more overtly by dressing as a Playboy bunny, showing skin is a given on the holiday.

But not everyone feels that this trend is one worth continuing. To hash out the debate once and for all, Who What Wear editors Kat Collings and Meghan Blalock go head to head on the topic—one woman is pro, the other is con. Keep scrolling to read their opinions!