How to make a Carrie Bradshaw Sex and the City Costume

One of the premiere fashion icons of the past decade, numerous girls wish they were Carrie Bradshaw… Or at least had a key to her wardrobe and shoe collection. This Halloween, dress up as Sex and the City’s leading lady and NYC relationship columnist with a simple DIY costume that will leave you looking like a million bucks but can spare your Manolo budget! Even better, you may already have these items lurking in your closet. If not, it’s a great excuse to go shopping for a costume you can get mileage out of the rest of the year!

##Things You’ll Need##

long curly wig in either blonde or light brown

– oversized flower pin

– stylish dress in pink, black, or white


a cute skirt and top ensemble

– beaded clutch purse (picked up from any thrift store)

– unique shoes to match

##Putting together your Carrie Bradshaw Sex and the City Costume##

Step 1: Pick up a great long wig with spiral curls in a highlighted blonde look or a light, honey brown color.

Step 2: Put on your best, fashionista outfit!

Step 3: Pin on your large, oversized flower pin to your dress, corsage style. A flower hit with a hint of glitter adds a very Carrie-like touch!

Step 4: Grab your clutch (preferably not the hideous bird clutch that Big bought her!) and step into a sexy pair of shoes and you’ll be ready to hit the town with three of your besties and dish about your boy toys!

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