Some of the most inventive Halloween costumes are…

It’s almost Halloween, and plenty of you have been—or seen—some pretty imaginative costumes. Whether cute, clever or controversial, there’s no shortage of fun ideas for this holiday. Here are some of our favorites you submitted:

  • A large party dressed as the Nickelodeon game show Double Dare
  • A raspberry, made out of balloons
  • Two peas with an iPod
  • “Germophobes”—wearing clean room coveralls and face masks
  • A black squirrel

Didn’t weigh in yet? Tell us in the comments the best costumes you’ve seen—or what you are being this year. Have a safe, happy Halloween!