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She celebrated Halloween as both a princess and a sexy nurse.

But Paris Hilton shared a more personal costume on Friday night as she dressed up as a phoenix ahead of the Halloween festivities.

And on Sunday the 39-year-old socialite opened up on Instagram about the meaning behind her costume, which symbolized her personal rebirth following traumas explored in her recent documentary This Is Paris.

Meaningful outfit: Paris Hilton stunned in a pre-Halloween phoenix costume, but she revealed Sunday on Instagram that the look was inspired by her allegations that she was abused as a teen in boarding school

Meaningful outfit: Paris Hilton stunned in a pre-Halloween phoenix costume, but she revealed Sunday on Instagram that the look was inspired by her allegations that she was abused as a teen in boarding school

Paris shared a slideshow with multiple angles of the outfit, which featured a red and pink bustier with abundant sequins and feathers.

She wore large crimson and pink wings attached to her back, and she added some extra flair with sequined gloves running up to her elbows.

The 5ft8in heiress wore her long blonde locks down in front of her shoulders and completed her look with a pair of scarlet stilettos.

In her caption she explained the moving inspiration for the costume by quoting a post from the clothing label Jackalope Land, which created the look. 

Red hot: Paris shared a slideshow of the outfit, which featured a red and pink bustier with abundant sequins and feathers

Taking flight: She wore large crimson and pink wings attached to her back, and she added some extra flair with sequined gloves running up to her elbows

Taking flight: Paris shared a slideshow of the outfit, which featured a red and pink bustier with abundant sequins and feathers. She wore large crimson and pink wings attached to her back, and she added some extra flair with sequined gloves running up to her elbows

Mythical: 'Like a Phoenix from the ashes she will rise,' wrote Jackalope Land's founder Samanfah Wilson, who designed the costume

Mythical: 'Like a Phoenix from the ashes she will rise,' wrote Jackalope Land's founder Samanfah Wilson, who designed the costume

'Like a Phoenix from the ashes she will rise,' wrote the label's founder Samanfah Wilson. 'It was such a dream creating this custom look for the ever inspiring @ParisHilton.

'A Phoenix is a symbol of rebirth, hope and immortality and I felt it was the perfect embodiment of Paris and all she is doing with her project #BreakingCodeSilence,' she continued.

'This woman is one of the most empowering, kind and magical people on the planet and it is always a dream come true

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