The Flavorwire Guide to Pop Cultural Costumes for Halloween 2016

Yep, it's gonna be hard to find a red cable-knit sweater over the next 10 days.



2016: the year in which our neighbors across the Atlantic didn’t so much shoot themselves in the foot as take a howitzer to it. The ramifications of the vote to leave the European Union will be felt for generations, but in the short term, it at least means you’ve got a Halloween costume to demonstrate how clued into global politics you are.

Boris Johnson wig: $6.15, Amazon
Small plastic Union Jack: $1.98, United-State-Flag.Com
Exit sign: $16,