Heather Cabot, Yahoo's web life editor, is revealing which get-ups will be the most popular on October 31st.
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Most Popular Halloween Costumes 2010 Audra Lowe: After a drop in Halloween spending last year, America seemed to be splurging once again on those costumes and also on the candy. Well a lot of people are turning to Yahoo! for some ideas and some inspiration and today, Heather Cabot is here. She’s Yahoo’s web life editor. She’s revealing which get ups are going to be the most popular come October 31st. Good to have to you back. Heather Cabot: Thank you. Audra Lowe: It’s been a lot of selections though. There’s lot of things that people are trying to do this year around, right? Heather Cabot: And people are so creative. Audra Lowe: Yeah. Heather Cabot: You know with homemade stuff too and do with combination, maybe buying something and doing something from home. Audra Lowe: Right. Heather Cabot: You know people are always really innovative. But, we know for sure looking at the Yahoo! searches for costumes which were going actually for couple months now. The Disney is going to be very big this year. Disney is the number one, anything Disney. Audra Lowe: Really? Heather Cabot: Toy Story, Princesses but I’ll let you know a lot of Disney shows are really appealing to kids, adults too, they want to dress up like Hanna Montana. Audra Lowe: Pocahontas. Heather Cabot: Well, yes, almost. Anything related to Disney -- Audra Lowe: And they obviously probably trying to get some ideas because you and I were talking earlier to try to put these costumes together, parents I mean -- Heather Cabot: Well, parents, yes. Yes, so I would guess now that I am parent searching to figure out how to help my kids. Audra Lowe: Yeah. Heather Cabot: So people turn to the web to figure out where to buy that green makeup or that wig that’s going to make the costume really look terrific. Audra Lowe: Just right. Heather Cabot: True. Audra Lowe: Yes, we’ve got. Lady Gaga is also one of the top, a specific costume searched, and there’s quite a few because she has a lot. Heather Cabot: Well, yeah. Well people are actually looking for the specific get ups that she's wore in different places. So for example, at the VMAs, she wore that meat dress. So we’ve actually see searches for Lady Gaga meat dress. People want to replicate that. Audra Lowe: That could be little scary seeing that showing up at the door. Heather Cabot: Yeah. Audra Lowe: Just not, not at all. The poker face obviously, the bubble -- Heather Cabot: Well I think the bubble dress would be an easy one as do that’s homemade. Audra Lowe: Yeah. Heather Cabot: It’s just kind balloons and it will be very cool, so -- Audra Lowe: Right. Done deal. With the celebrities though not just Lady Gaga, there’s Michael Jackson -- Heather Cabot: Oh well, reality stars -- Audra Lowe: Yeah. Heather Cabot: So we broke out into reality stars and then sort of performer super stars. So as far as the reality stars, Jersey Shore hands down, Snooki is going to be out on the street. Audra Lowe: And she looks like she grabbing herself on the photo, so -- Heather Cabot: Right, right. Snooki and they were actually pretty easy costume to do at home if you got that sort of bump wig. Audra Lowe: Exactly. Heather Cabot: And then as far as performers, we’re going to see Michael Jackson, we’ll see Katy Perry as well. Audra Lowe: And a dog, the -- also? Heather Cabot: Yes, yes we’ve got the mullet. Audra Lowe: Yeah. Heather Cabot: You see a lot searches from mullet wigs as well. Audra Lowe: I don’t know. Is that a good thing or bad thing that people want to be you for Halloween? Heather Cabot: It’s just that time to -- I think for many cases, this is time to experiment be somebody else for a night. Audra Lowe: Right, just have fun. 24 hours is all you get. Thank you so much Heather. Heather Cabot: Oh, you’re welcome. Audra Lowe: Good to have you back.
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