IT broke the box office and now clown costumes are breaking the Internet — in sales. Coulrophobes, beware. The horrifying killer clown obsession is peaking just as Halloween 2017 arrives, and now even the innocent Halloween revelers will join those already engaged in the year-round clown costume insanity.
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It was already a sick clown crazed environment out there before Pennywise hit theaters in September — and now Steven King, with the terrifying help of Bill Skarsgard, has once again set us up for a scary, scary, scary Halloween. If you weren’t a coulrophobe already, you might begin to identify as one on November 1. Clown fear-o-meters are about to start ticking like Geiger counters near the San Andreas fault. If you subscribe to the old adage “if you can’t beat ’em, join ’em”, then below are 10 clown costumes you can buy for Halloween 2017. Confront the fear.
FunWorld Killer Clown Complete Costume Includes black and white jumpsuit, ruffle collar, and over the head latex mask with hair accents, mask
Smiffys Men’s Scary Clown Mask
Overhead mask with sinister smile and red clown nose, Red curly hair attached to mask
Killer Klown Child Costume
Metal Saw Collar, Mask With Hair
Rubie’s Costume Co Men’s Inflatable Evil Clown Costume
Totally disturbing: Blood-splattered jumpsuit features black and white striped legs, red pom pom buttons, red and black bowtie, and printed circus hell dog tag necklace
Costume Latex Mask Hat Clown
It’s as bad as it looks
Creepy Clown Boy’s Costume
Glow in the Dark Mask with attached hair