22 Most Daring Dancing with the Stars Costumes

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Dancing with the Stars contestants have been known to come up with some crazy costumes. Here are some of our favorites.

1. Monkeying Around

Monkeying Around
Bristol Palin and Mark Ballas donned gorilla suits for this routine in 2010. They're kind of hard to recognize, huh?

2. Shirtless Gillies Marina Alert!

Shirtless Gillies Marina Alert!
After rocking this revealing outfit alongside Peta Murgatroyd, Gillies Marina asked: What’s wrong with me?!? The answer is clearly: nothing.

3. CAPTAIN Riker Lynch

CAPTAIN Riker Lynch
Riker Lynch went all out for this routine: he kept talking like Captain Jack Sparrow even after it ended.

4. Rumer Willis as Ursula

Rumer Willis as Ursula
Rumer Willis went all Little Mermaid for this routine. But not Ariel. She went with Ursula.

5. Down the Rabbit Hole

Down the Rabbit Hole
Willow Shields and Mark Ballas went all Alice in Wonderland on viewers for this unique routine.

6. Bearded Ballas

Bearded Ballas
Wasn't it nice of Mark Ballas to make Sadie Robertson feel at home by rocking a beard just like one of her male relatives?

7. Corbin Bleu as Khal Drago?!?

Corbin Bleu as Khal Drago?!?
We'll never be able to watch Game of Thrones Season 1 the same way ever again.

8. Super Costumes!

Super Costumes!
We're not done with Sadie Robertson and Mark Balls. Super Mario Brothers for all the wins, people!

9. Matthew Paetz and Lea Michele

Matthew Paetz and Lea Michele
Lea Michele shared this photo on Instagram in April of 2015. It was to celebrate the one-year anniversary of meeting Matthew Paetz

10. Prom Night!

Prom Night!
Wynonna Judd and Tony Dovolani wore these outfits to Prom Night. It remains unclear why.

11. Like a Pimp

Like a Pimp
Chad Ochocinco gets into the spirit for this Dancing with the Stars routine. The pimp spirit, that is.

12. To Infinity and Beyond?

To Infinity and Beyond?
Welcome to the future, courtesy of Evan Lysacek and Anna Trebunskaya. We love it!

13. USA! USA! USA!

USA! USA! USA!
USA! USA! USA! Let no one ever say that Kendra Wilkinson doesn't love her country as much as she loves attention.

14. Part of Her World

Part of Her World
Candace Cameron also went The Little Mermaid on us. But she did so in much brighter fashion than Rumer Willis.

15. Snack Time with Somers

Snack Time with Somers
Feeling hungry? Go ahead and grab a snack off the headwear of Suzanne Somers.

16. Work It!

Work It!
Suzanne Somers and Tony Donolani made Richard Simmons very jealous with these outfits.

17. C is for... Crazy?

C is for... Crazy?
Carson Kressley has spirit, yes he does! Seriously, the star has A LOT of spirit.

18. Bill Nye the Beethoven Guy!

Bill Nye the Beethoven Guy!
Look, if you're gonna dance to Beethoven's "Symphony No. 5," you might as well go all out and dress the part, right?

19. RAR!

RAR!
Julianne Hough is an animal! (Though not in bed because she's a virgin.)

20. Bill Nye the Robot Guy

Bill Nye the Robot Guy
Hey, if you can't actually dance, at least you can look all futuristic and weird.

21. In Living Color

In Living Color
Willow Shields and Mark Ballas make like living pieces of artwork for this awesome Season 20 routine.

22. Scary Donny Osmond

Scary Donny Osmond
Donny Osmond comes across like such a nice fella. But he scares the heck out of us here.

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Dancing with the Stars Quotes

We should have started dancing with one arm waaay before.

Cristian de la Fuente [following his injury, trip to the hospital and subsequent stellar performance]

I am not the best dancer, and I have not been the best dancer from the beginning. I am happy we made it this far.

Cristian de la Fuente