Mark Consuelos continues his ‘Halloween tradition’ of wearing tight pants with his costume

Mark Consuelos and Kelly Ripa are getting into the Halloween spirit.

On Friday, Ripa shared a photo on Instagram with herself and her husband in 1940s-inspired costumes to promote the Halloween episode of Lives with Kelly and Ryan.

Ripa wears a dusty blue, pleated dress paired with clean white gloves and a dark hat. She completed the look with a pair of black and silver heels.

Meanwhile, Consuelos complemented his wife’s look with a gray vest and suit pants – which fans were quick to point out were relatively tight in the 1940s.

“Not sure the 40s pants fit quite like that, but who’s complaining?” one follows commented.

In return, Ripa freaked out in the comments that “it’s a Halloween tradition” for Consuelos to wear tight pants with his costume.

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The TV host, 51, legendarily referred to last year when her followers made similar remarks about Consuelos’ costume.

Ripa posted a series of Halloween-themed photos taken by her family over the years, and one of the photos showed Riverdale star, 50, wearing a figure-hugging motorcycle police uniform next to her friend, Bruce Bozzi, which was meant to look like the outfits worn by the protagonists of the TV show CHips.

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Fans wrote in the comments section of Ripa’s post where they noticed Consuelos’ private area when one user joked: “Mark packs a gun in his police uniform” while another added: “Your husband filled his pants.”

Observing the conversation, Consuelos wrote in the comments, “Full disclosure, I certainly think it’s a shadow that causes the bulging effect,” before Ripa chimed in with his own response: “Ummmm, honey, do you see shadows?”

“Pretty sure,” Consuelos replied back.

kelly ripa and mark consuelos

kelly ripa and mark consuelos

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Ripa and Consuelos met on the set of the soap opera All my children in 1995 and married the following year. They share three children: sons Michael, 24, and Joaquin, 18, and daughter Lola, 20.

Michael, who starred alongside his father Riverdale, said recently that he considers his parents “relationship goals.”

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“One hundred percent they’re relationship goals, and that’s weird because I’ve been with them the longest,” he said. Entertainment tonight, and notes his age as the eldest of the couple’s three children. “Not a year after they got married, about a year, then I came into the picture. So we grew up a little bit together, that’s how I see it at least.”

Michael added that he admires his parents beyond their love for each other and looks up to them as role models.

“They are amazing, not just in a proportionate sense, but they are great role models,” he said AND. “I try to behave the way I think they would.”

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