Trying to balance a great costume with inclement weather is an annual occasion on Halloween.
If it's cold, a costume may need extra layers, but if it's warm, a light, breathable costume is preferred.
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Backup costumes able to withstand rain or snow may even be necessary.
It's just the reality of celebrating a holiday in the fall season when any weather is possible.
Watch the video for some great hacks to beat the weather this Halloween.
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