Kansas City Chiefs star Travis Kelce has found himself thrust into a new kind of fame that his on-field achievements alone couldn't bring him. As he navigates a romantic relationship with pop icon Taylor Swift, Kelce's name has been catapulted into conversations far beyond football circles, largely thanks to his newfound Hollywood connection.
As Halloween 2023 inches closer, American fans are getting creative with their costumes. Notably, NFL games are now serving as venues for not only die-hard sports enthusiasts but also for spectators dressed as their favourite players or even spookified team mascots.
Travis Kelce himself has become one of this year's must-imitate Halloween figures.
Celebrity Couple's Halloween Plans Uncertain
In a recent conversation, Kelce shared his recommendations for fans wanting to channel his look for the festive season.
"The mustache may be on its way out, but let me tell you, that 'stache paired with the 87 jerseys was quite the sensation for a while. Interestingly, it's the same look I had when I first met Taylor," Kelce offered, adding, "So if you're going for authenticity, you may want to include a mustache and perhaps a distinctive bracelet or accessory." While Kelce and Swift might serve as the Halloween costume blueprint for countless fans this season, questions linger about the couple's plans for the holiday.
Since their relationship went public, Swift has been a regular at Kansas City Chiefs games, only missing one match. However, Kelce's demanding professional commitments make it uncertain whether the power couple can celebrate Halloween together.
Kelce's jam-packed NFL schedule leaves little room for holiday festivities, casting a shadow of uncertainty over whether America's newest high-profile couple will join the Halloween spirit this year. But even if they can't, their influence on pop culture and holiday costume trends is undeniable.
So, while Kelce's athletic prowess has made him a household name among sports fans, his relationship with Taylor Swift has brought him newfound attention. And as Halloween approaches, it's clear that their partnership is setting trends, both on and off the field.