Fashion

Costumes of Halloween Weekend: The Bad, The Ugly, and The NSFW

As one of the ritziest cities in the Valley, Scottsdale has more than its fair share of glitz and glamour. And depending on who you talk to, it also has a little bit of tastelessness.

This was most certainly the case this past weekend when a few people celebrating the scary season adorned themselves with over-the-top costumes that challenged the boundaries of good taste or were flat out offensive.

Here are five outfits that we spied at various parties and events around Old Town Scottsdale that were the best of the worst.

See also: - Nine Hottest Halloween Costume Trends of 2012 - Yandy, Creators of the "Sexy" Sesame Street and Hamburger Costumes, Explain Why You Should Be a Sexy (Whatever) for Halloween - 10 Worst Halloween Costume Ideas

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Benjamin Leatherman is a staff writer at Phoenix New Times. He covers local nightlife, music, culture, geekery, and fringe pursuits.