15 Funny Christmas Costume Ideas for 2023

October 30, 2023

15 Funny Christmas Costume Ideas for 2023 - Fancydress.com

'Tis the season to be jolly, so good golly, get yourself sporting some Christmas fancy dress this festive time of year! Take a scroll below to discover our hilarious range of unique and funny Christmas costume ideas to fill your stockings. Jingle those bells, shake that sack and spread the magical cheer right up until new year!


1. Adult Deluxe Unisex Elf Costume

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The first costume on our list of 15 funny Christmas costume ideas for 2023 is Santa's helping hand, Buddy the Elf. Elves spend the entire year training to perfect how to wrap presents (the real way) and making Santa's life much easier. Elves do have a cheeky side, though, so be sure to add in a 'suprise' gift or two along the way! 


2. Inflatable Gingerbread Man Costume

adult inflatable gingerbread man costume

If you’re looking to show off your new-found skills, then it’s time for you to head straight to that kitchen, put on your apron and get baking! Alongside mince pies, gingerbread men are great treats at Christmas, but what others aren’t quite expecting this year, is a large, inflatable version of the delicious biscuit. It’s a funny Christmas costume idea that's guaranteed to have others on the floor laughing!


3. Inflatable Snowman Costume

adult inflatable snowman costume

Let all of the cold air into houses this Christmas as you become the great Snowman! If you’re a fan of the legendary Christmas film, The Snowman, why not add a fun spin on this well-loved character? Carrots and raisins at the ready! It can be worn by both men and women, making it the perfect outfit for a big Christmas party.


4. Inflatable Christmas Tree Costume

adult inflatable christmas tree costume

What would Christmas be without a tall and beautifully decorated Christmas tree? Make your family laugh this year and swap your boring tree for something a bit more fun with our inflatable costume. Deck the halls with, well... yourself. It's one of the best funny Christmas costume ideas on our list! Have fun standing in the corner of the room trying to blend in.


5. Inflatable Santa Costume

adult inflatable santa costume

Become the main man and the jolliest guy around this Christmas and spread cheer wherever you go! Add a fun spin on the legendary Big Red Man and become the star of the show at your Christmas party. Have you ever seen a Santa this big and jolly? Someone had a few too many mince pies...


6. The Christmas Cracker Costume

This banging Christmas Cracker Costume will make everyone laugh as you cause a scene when entering the Christmas party or charity event. The gold and red attire just screams Christmas spirit! It’s suitable for men and women and is a little more out of the ordinary than your average elf costume. 


7. Christmas Bauble Costume

Dress to impress and show off all your sparkly round-ness in this glamorous Christmas Bauble Costume. Perfect for a couples costume when paired with the cracker, this funny Christmas costume follows the same gold and red colour palette, but is sure to be unique! Bob around this holiday season and shine bright.


8. Slade’s Noddy Holder Costume

mens slade noddy holder costume

Are you hanging up your stockings on the wall? Well, if dressing up as the king of Christmas songs himself doesn’t get you into the spirit, what will?! The Noddy Holder Costume will have you singing Slade songs all December, and surely is one of our most alternative Christmas outfits yet! Complete with his iconic top hat and 70s chequered suit, you won’t go unnoticed at the party!


9. Gingerbread Pup Costume

No family member should be left out this Christmas, especially your little doggo! Get your pup into the festive spirit in the funny Christmas costume that is the Gingerbread Pup! Watch them run, run as fast as they can this Christmas. Complete with a gingerbread man design, this dog costume pulls off a hilarious illusion, and will also make him or her look delicious too!


10. Penguin Costume

This Christmas, look super silly in this giant Penguin Costume. Waddle around the Christmas tree this year in style. This unisex adult penguin costume is easy to pull over the head and party all night with ease!


11. Christmas Tree Costume

adult christmas tree costume

Your branches are sure to be looking lovely when you’ve slipped on the Christmas Tree Costume! This year, look merry and bright with this hilarious Christmas costume, complete with a little gold star on the tip. You’ll be centre stage when turning up in this one!


12. Santa Piggyback Costume

This old fella just doesn’t get a moment to rest come December! Santa giving you a ride home when you’re a little too tipsy has got to be one of the best funny Christmas costumes on the market. Simply stuff his legs and create the illusion by scurrying around trying to keep balanced!


13. Christmas Pudding Costume


You’ll look lit in this Christmas Pudding Costume – but hopefully just metaphorically. Down some brandy and start your boozy Christmas party in style wearing this unique Christmas pudding outfit. This one can be worn by both men and women, and even comes complete with a holly sprig detail and a small hat. Look festively delicious in this Christmas fancy dress!


14. Adult Red Nosed Reindeer Costume

adult red nosed reindeer costume

'Rudolph the red nosed reindeer, had a very shiny nose!' Known to be the leader of the pack, and Santa's leading boy, he guides Santa's sleigh all night long on Christmas eve, ensuring gifts are delivered to the right houses. Not only are reindeers cute, but they're helpful and loyal animals. Why not become the legendary Rudolph this Christmas time and spread some festive cheer! 


15. Inflatable Turkey Costume

Gobble your way into Christmas dinner with this hilarious Inflatable Christmas Turkey Costume. Unisex and powered by a battery fan, this costume causes fun and havoc wherever it goes. You’re guaranteed a laugh when wearing this one! Complete with a Santa hat, just add 4 AA batteries and let the madness ensue!


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