Most of us construct our Halloween costumes out of junk from our closet, or buy something the day of at a pop-up costume store.

However, there are usually a few folks each year who stand out at a party simply because they took the time, money, and effort to create a truly awesome get up. City Pages photographers have been hunting down these rare finds, from costumes that stun us with gore, to looks that require a group in order to be complete, to