Last Minute Costume Ideas: How to Be a Mover

Halloween is Tomorrow! Here’s How to be a Mover

No last-minute costume? Now problem! Here’s a quick run down of how to be a mover for Halloween.

What You’ll Need

What’s great about this costume is that you won’t need much, and most of you do need is something you can find around the house.


We generally wear the most comfortable (but presentable) clothes we have. So during the summer that means a tee-shirt, shorts, and sneakers. In the winter, you’ll see movers in a hoodie, jeans, maybe a wool hat, and the same sneakers (they’re easier for moving than boots).

Key things to remember: don’t use your best clothes or pants. Movers tend to sweat and run in and out of all kinds of environments. So nobody’s moving a dresser in their Sunday best. Also, while a shirt with a moving company logo is a great touch, it’s not necessary. (We try to wear our company shirts for each move, but the reality of laundry schedules doesn’t always keep up. Clothing with controversial or profane words or slogans, however, are strictly off-limits.)

Props (Optional)

Another great thing about this costume is that it’s light on accessories. We keep our pockets as empty as possible, since holding a dresser on your thigh while your partner adjusts his grip can spell disaster for your new iPhone. So other than a pen for filling out the paperwork at the end of the move, and maybe the key for the truck, you don’t need much. If you want to add a nice touch of a moving box to carry¬† or a ratchet strap, just find the best local spot for moving supplies and voil√†! You’re a mover!

Show up in a Truck and Throw a Party on the Move!

If you want to really turn the party up a notch, rent a moving truck and host a moving party!

Just make sure you know to how to parallel park and that you have a safe place to park it for the night!


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A Moving Truck can be a great place for a Party on the Move!

Enjoy the party and stay safe!

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