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The Best Costumes Starting with S (For Everyone)

If you’re looking for some super fun and unique ideas for costumes starting with S then you’ve come to the right place. You’ll find some great ideas and lists for all different types of costumes that start with S.

There are mens costumes starting with S, as well as S costumes for women, children, babies and even pets!

Some costumes here are available to purchase and others are ideas to get your creative juices going. I hope you love these S party costumes and that they inspire your outfit for your next party or special event.

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Costumes starting with S

What can I dress up as starting with S?

There are heaps of options here for fancy dress beginning with S. You’ll find a wide variety of awesome S costume ideas for all different types of categories, including objects, celebrities / famous figures, characters, cartoon characters, food, occupations/uniforms, sports, colors, animals and countries.

You’ll also find some great options for couple costumes starting with S and costumes for pregnant women and for babies. And last but not least there are also some great S costumes for pets. Read on to see all of the awesome options for S party costume ideas.

Things Starting with S Costumes

  • Star – you’ll be the star of the party with this awesome costume
Star Costume
Star costume

  • Spoon – a fun and unique costume idea
Spoon Costume
Spoon costume

  • Statue of Liberty – these outfits range from the longer dress to the shorter.
Statue of Liberty Costume
Statue of Liberty costume

  • Sneakers
Sneakers Costume
Sneakers Costume

  • Sun
Sun costume
Sun costume
  • Sunflower – great options for women and children but the men’s bodysuit costume is hilarious.
Sunflower Costume
Sunflower costume

All of the above ‘things starting with S’ costumes can be found here.

Have you thought about dressing up as a Sim? What could be easier than dressing up as a Sims game version of yourself? All you need to do is to wear your regular clothes and add one of these HUGE Sims life-size lights on your head. (Oh and they light up as well!)

You will be the hit of the party with one of these on your head. These fun headbands can be worn by guys or girls…so do yourself a favor and grab one today. Check them out right here.

the sims costume

Image credit: 3D Print It 4 Me

 Celebrities Starting with S Costumes

  • Scarlett Johansson
  • Selena Gomez
  • Sylvester Stallone
  • Stephen King
  • Shakira
  • Snoop Dogg
  • Sean Connery
  • Spice Girls
  • Samuel L Jackson
  • Steven Tyler
  • Serena Williams
  • Sarah Jessica Parker
  • Sharon Stone
  • Sean Combs
  • Stephen Curry – grab a Golden State Warriors jersey and a basketball and you’re ready.
  • Steven Spielberg
  • Shaquille O’Neal
  • Sandra Bullock
  • Shania Twain
  • Stevie Wonder – grab some dark glasses and an awesome braided wig and you’re ready.
  • Steven Seagal
  • Simon Cowell
  • Seinfeld (Jerry)
  • Steve Irwin – why not dress up as the Crocodile Hunter.
Steve Irwin Costume
Steve Irwin Costume

I hope you have a bit of fun with these celebrities starting with S costumes. You can add a wig if needed. To make it easier, you could either dress up as the actual person or a character they played in a movie if they are an actor.

Famous Figures Starting with S Costumes

  • Steve Jobs – you’re almost there for this costume with a black skivvy and round glasses.
  • Steven Spielberg
  • Saddam Hussein
  • Socrates – so many amazing togas to choose from so little time!
  • Sigmund Freud
  • Any of the Saints

Character Costumes Starting with S

  • Stick Figures
  • Sultan
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • Skeleton – find a skeleton suit, even a glow in the dark one for extra fun that you can wear on Halloween as well.
  • Soldier – modern day soldier, world war soldier, futurist soldier – so many ideas to get creative on this one.
  • Saloon Girl – feathers, corsets, suspenders galore and you’re ready!
  • Spanish Dancer – beautiful flamenco dresses here for girls and women.
  • Superman – some Superman outfits even come with their own six-pack!
  • Supergirl – likewise the girls don’t need to miss out on being super and will love to dress up as a superhero too.
  • Spok from Star Trek – don’t forget the ears!
  • Spiderman
  • Storm Trooper – there are also male, female and kids options for this costume.
  • Santa Claus
  • Sadness from Inside Out – just grab a wig and glasses put on your turtle neck and you’re practically ready.
  • Snowman – the cutest dress for women but also full snowman outfits too.

All of the above character costumes starting with S can be found right here.

Female Storm Trooper Costume
Female Storm Trooper Costume


Female Snowman Costume
Female Snowman Costume

There are so many great characters starting with S to dress up as and the sky is the limit if you wanted to DIY these as well. You might also consider dressing up as a cartoon character like the ones below.

Cartoon Character Costumes Starting with S

  • Scar (Lion King)
  • Simba (Lion King)
  • Shrek
  • South Park
  • Sleeping Beauty – a beautiful long pink princess dress and tiara and you’re ready.
  • Slinky Dog (Toy Story)
  • Sonic the Hedgehog – (See photo below).
  • Scooby Doo
  • Sebastian from the Little Mermaid.
  • Snoopy
  • Snow White

All of the above cartoon character costumes starting with S can be found right here.

Snow White Costume
Snow White Costume


Sonic the Hedgehog Costume
Sonic the Hedgehog Costume

Food Costumes Starting with S

  • Spaghetti
  • Snow Cone
  • Shrimp
  • Sushi – (See photo below).
  • Strawberry
  • Salad
  • Snickers
  • Sausages
  • Sandwiches
  • S’mores
  • Spam – (See photo below).
  • Steak – this one is definitely not for vegans! There are some great steak costumes for men, but you really need to see the steak dress for women!

Most of the above food costumes starting with S can be found right here.

SPAM costume
Spam costume


Sushi costume
Sushi costume

Job and Uniform Costumes Starting with S

  • Salesperson
  • Sheriff
  • School Teacher
  • School Girl
  • School Boy
  • Scientist – or perhaps a mad scientist costume.
  • Secretary
  • Stockbroker
  • Surgeon – dress up in scrubs and sneakers and you’re ready.
  • Stuntman
  • Secret Agent – amazing costumes for adults and kids too.
  • Sailor – the cutest dress pictured below.
  • Soccer Player – wear your favorite teams jersey or dress up in a soccer ball costume – yes you read that right!
  • Sports Coach – grab a whistle and and a cap and you’re practically ready.
  • Shepherd
  • SWAT – this could be a great couples costume as there are some awesome female SWAT outfits too…although they are a little less covered.

Many of the above uniform costumes starting with S can be found right here.


SWAT costume
SWAT costume


Sailor Dress Costume
Sailor Dress Costume

Sport Costumes Starting with S

  • Skateboarder
  • Shooting / Shooter
  • Skydiver
  • Soccer player
  • Softball player
  • Squash player
  • Surfer
  • Swimmer – wear your swimsuit and you’re ready.
  • Snowboarder
  • Skiier
  • Salsa dancer
  • Sumo Wrestler – see photo below.
Sumo Wrestler costume
Sumo Wrestler costume

An awesome sporting costume is always an easy and fun way to dress up. Grab some sporting equipment and typical clothes and you’re ready. You can always choose to dress up as your favorite sporting star too.

Costumes in Colors that Start with S

  • Sage
  • Sangria
  • Sea-green
  • Salmon
  • Safety Yellow
  • Safety Orange
  • Slate grey
  • Sapphire

The letter S is not a easy one for a color dress up but there are some options above. If you get really stuck for a color to wear, why not consider wearing a bright neon safety yellow vest and hat?

Animal Costumes Starting with S

  • Seal
  • Sloth
  • Sealion
  • Seahorse
  • Squid
  • Starfish
  • Swan
  • Spider
  • Stork
  • Sheep
  • Shark – or how about a Shark attack costume?
  • Snake

Most of the above animal costumes starting with S can be found right here.

Shark Attack Costume
Shark Attack Costume

Snake Costume
Snake Costume

Obviously this list also included other creatures and insects as well as animal ideas. Baby shark would also be a popular option.

International Costumes Starting with S

  • Singapore
  • Spain
  • Slovakia
  • Scotland
  • Samoa
  • Slovenia
  • Sri Lanka
  • Switzerland
  • South Africa
  • South Korea
  • Sweden
  • Serbia
  • Syria
  • Solomon Islands
  • Saudi Arabia

Why not wear the national dress of any of the above countries or their sporting colors?

Couple Costumes Starting with S

  • Socket and Plug – Wear this one if you dare and be prepared for the inevitable comments!
  • Sneakers – see photo at the top of this page in the things starting with S section.
  • Sauces
  • Soap and Loofah (See photo below)
  • Spoon and Spork
  • Salt and Pepper (See photo below)
  • Steam Buns and Soy Sauce
  • Sushi and Sushi Chef (See photo below)

All of the above couple costumes starting with S can be found right here.

Salt and Pepper Couples Costume
Salt and Pepper Couples Costume

Soap and Loofah Couples Costume
Soap and Loofah Couples Costume
sushi costume for couples
Sushi and Sushi Chef Costume for Couples


It’s double the fun dressing up as a couple and the ideas above are bound to get attention. If you’re pregnant and looking for S costume ideas then check out this awesome Skeleton costume – with baby skeleton and matching costume for your partner that will make everyone laugh.

Skeleton Pregnancy Couple Costume
Skeleton Pregnancy Couple Costume

If you’re looking for an easy option for costumes starting with S when you have a new baby why not look at a baby carrier costume like a on Safari costume. It would be great for mom or dad to wear with baby. Check out the Safari costume here.

Baby Costumes Starting with S

  • Shrimp
  • Sushi – See photo below.
  • Sloth
  • Subway – See photo below
  • Strawberry
  • Superhero
  • Shark

All these S baby costumes can be found right here.


Baby Sushi Costume
Baby Sushi Costume

 Aren’t baby costumes the best! They seriously make the most awesome memories and you’ll love to look back on the photos for years to come.

Pet Costumes Starting With S

  • Superheroes
  • Simba – See photo below.
  • Shark
  • Spider
  • Squirrel
  • Sloth
  • Spongebob Squarepants
  • Sushi
  • Snow White
  • Santa
  • Sailor – See photo below.
  • Snowman
  • Sunflower
  • Statue of Liberty

You can find all of these (and more) amazing and often hilarious pet costumes right here.

Lion King Simba Pet Costume
Simba – Lion King Pet Costume


Sailor Pet Costume
Sailor Pet Costume

I sincerely hope that you have found something awesome to wear to your next special event from our costumes that start with S. Wishing you lots of fun and the best memories of your special occasion with your S costume.

All the costumes and more can be found here in the one place.

Click here to see the full list of the S costumes mentioned in this post that are available to be purchased.

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