10/12/2012 08:29 am ET

Couples Costumes: The Most Awkward Couples Halloween Costumes Of 2012 (PHOTOS)

You're never too old to dress up for Halloween, and thinking about what to wear is half the fun! With Halloween just around the corner, you might already be in planning mode. But before you get carried away, be warned of a particular disaster zone: the awkward couples costume.

These getups can be tricky at the best of times -- what happens if your other half wanders off, and your outfit no longer makes sense? But at their worst, couples costumes can be just plain inappropriate.

Take some advice from us: avoid the following pairings at all costs. There are such things as cute couples costumes out there... but these are not them.

Awkward Couples Costumes

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