Halloween Costume Idea: Zombies from Plants vs. Zombies

"A Halloween parade with actual Plants vs. Zombies? But what will I wear?"

We thought the same thing when we saw yesterday's news that PopCap would bring costumed plants and zombies to NYC's annual Halloween parade. Now with this handy guide, you won't be left out in the cold without a proper Zombie costume.

Basic Zombie Costume

- Brown Blazer, $88 (Gap)
- Light Grey Dress Shirt, $25 (Old Navy)
- Red Striped Tie, $15 (Gap)
- Blue Jeans, $15 (Old Navy)
- Brown Loafers, $50 (Zappos)
- Zombie shuffle at your own discretion

Hit the jump to see all the zombie variations you can dress up as for Halloween!
Buckethead Zombie
- All items from Basic Zombie Costume (see above)
- Bucket, $6 (Bucket-Outlet)

Flag Zombie
- All items from Basic Zombie Costume
- Piece of Red Construction Paper tied to a Stick (draw a brain on it too!)

Conehead Zombie
- All items from Basic Zombie Costume
- Orange Traffic Cone, $7 (Traffic Safety Store)

Screendoor Zombie
- All items from Basic Zombie Costume
-Screen Door, about $40 (Lowe's)

Ducky Tube Zombie
- All items from Basic Zombie Costume
- Inflatable Ducky Tube, $20 (ToySplash)

Snorkel Zombie
- Snorkel and Diving Fins, $30 (Amazon)
- I Heart Brains Zombie Tee Shirt, $20 (Merch Bot)
- Red Swim Trunks, $25 (Amazon)

Backup Dancer Zombie
- Red Bandana, $6 (Amazon)
- Skinny Jeans, $30-50 (Amazon)
- Purple Checkered Shirt, $30 (Starlets)
- White Converse Sneakers, $45 (Zappos)
- Fingerless Gloves, $7 (Amazon)

Polevaulting Zombie
- Red Sleeveless Jersey, $11 (Amazon)
- Red Track Shorts, $15 (Amazon)
- Terrycloth Wrist Bands, $1 (Amazon)
- Red Converse Sneakers, $50 (Zappos)
- PVC Pipe for Pole, $10 (Lowe's)

Of course, if you've played this addictive game from PopCap, you know that there are even more zombies to mimic this Halloween. See them in action in this music video from the game below (this one's for you, Gadgets).

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