Halloween is just around the corner but, most of us are still undecided about what party to attend and type of zombie we should go as.

Last year there were nearly 5 million UK searches on Halloween costumes and this year will be no different. With the ever increasing popularity for celebrating the Day of the Dead, we dug up the buried search insights for the top Halloween costumes of 2014 and the fancy dress trends that are in demand for trick or treating this year.

Thinking of being a superhero? Think again.

Last year Superheroes and Disney characters were popular searches, so be warned if you run into another Captain America or Minnie Mouse.

Don’t fear! Our infographic is here to help you avoid the ultimate fashion faux pas of bumping into your fancy dress doppelganger – there can only be one Chewbacca!

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So, what should you dress up as this year?

With Back to the Future Day and the latest Star Wars trailer release last week, you might be seeing a fair few Marty’s and Princess Leia’s gracing the streets this weekend. If you want to stick to films, Top Gun and Clueless have not been popular searches – As if!

Even animals won’t escape donning a cape and wearing a pair of horns on October 31st.

Watch out for a pumpkin pug trying to apple bob.

Happy Halloween!