When you were a kid, did you wear a costume with a coat over it because it was so cold or rainy on Halloween? We fussed about the coats because we wouldn't get any candy if the people thought we didn't get dressed up! Yes, some of the neighbors were sticklers costume=candy vs. no costume=empty pillowcase or treat bag.
I wanted to wear the coat open, but Mom said, no. Once out of her sight I unbuttoned the coat, between all the layers and the mask, it was sweltering. Later at home, the tattletale told on me, so punished, no candy for
If you wear a costume for Halloween, do you go with store bought or something you put together? Scary or Sweet?