bloody halloween costumePutting together the perfect Halloween costume can be a bit of a challenging task, especially if you decide to do it yourself at home instead of running to the party store to purchase it.

Don't get me wrong -- homemade Halloween costumes can be very unique and fun, but you have to actually have a few creative bones in your body to pull off a winning look. 

And I'm not sure what this girl has going on with the whole bloody thing -- but it's really not workin' for her. (And it's pretty gross too.)

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But apparently she's not the only one who has failed big time with a do-it-yourself Halloween costume.

Take a look at these photos to see some of the worst homemade Halloween costumes people have attempted.

Do you make your own costume or buy it each year?

 

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