Have you decided your child’s costume for Halloween yet? I always prefer DIY costumes as it allows customization and a chance to show my creativity. Plus, my child gets a costume they want and it costs less than a store bought costume your child will wear just once.
Here are some creative Halloween costume ideas that you can make at home! Also, check out these Halloween activities pages to keep your child engaged while you are making the costume.
Have a lego enthusiast at home? You need to try this simple LEGO costume via Kids activities blog.
Try these simple DIY Flinestones costumes from The Frugal Navy Wife.
Like the movie Inside Out ? Make these character costumes via Practical Mom
Have an arts & crafts lover at home? This cute watercolor paint costume from DIY Network is so cute.
Yum Yum!! Nom nom. This donut costume is so easy to put together and all you need is a pool tube and some paint via Studio DIY .
Are you struggling with what to dress up for Halloween? Try this simple white cloud costume via Oh Happy Day
Funny Costumes Ideas
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Jelly Belly costume? How cute, right? It only costs $5 to make this cute costume from The Sits Girls.
All you need to make this video game supply drop costume is a shipping box from Kids Activities Blog.
Love pizza? You might want to be a slice of pizza for this Halloween. Via U Create
This cute and simple costume only needs cardboard and some paint. Make your own EMOJI costume via Hello wonderful
Creative Halloween Costume Ideas
Want to show some American pride? Try this simple DIY Statue of Liberty costume from Sewing Rabbit.
Do you have a child that loves the ocean? Then this DIY octopus costume is for you from Giggles Galore.
This flower pot costume is one of a kind prize winning costume from Duke and Duchesses.
Do you love to make challenging costumes? Try this DIY astronaut costume from Izzaroo.
This DIY Jelly fish costume will make the heads turn and eyes pop from Hello Wonderful
Unique Halloween Costumes
This is a costume that will look cute on kids as well as adults – DIY Scarecrow costume from Where the Smiles Have Been.
Want to keep your baby warm while dressed up? Dress your baby in layers with this DIY old lady costume from Momma Survival Guide.
This garden Gnome outfit is a cute and easy last minute idea you can make with clothes your child already has in the closet from Adventure In a Box.
These playful DIY Halloween costumes are so much to wear and make great dress-up costumes as well from Kids Activities Blog.
This costume starts with basic clothing and uses felt sheets to make the perfect owl costume via Mom Always Finds Out.
Roar like a lion in this sweet homemade lion costume from Mamma Bear Says.
Looking for a sibling costume idea? Here is an idea! You can make Mario & Luigi costumes from The Purposeful Nest.
Easy Costume DIY Ideas
This no sew pineapple costume is easy to put together via Delia Creates.
Check out this iPad Halloween costume with free app printables from the Kids Activities Blog.
Do your kids like to pretend to be firefighters? Then try this DIY firefighter costume from Vikalpah.
Create your own homemade magical unicorn costume from Craft Box Girls.
Do your kids love watching garbage truck? Let them be the garbage man with this cute costume from PopSugar.
You will be amazed at how soda bottles are transformed with this scuba diver costume from Design Dazzle.
Make these simple accessories using just one yard of fabric and VELCRO to become a super hero! via Brit+Co.
OTHER ACTIVITIES KIDS LOVE:
- Make your own button mask.
- Check out our favorite halloween games.
- You will love playing these 50 science games for kids!
- My kids are obsessed with these active indoor games.
- 5-minute crafts solve boredom every time.
- These fun facts for kids are sure to impress.
- Join one of your kids’ favorite authors or illustrators for online story time!
- Throw a unicorn party… because why not? These ideas are so fun!
- Learn how to make a compass.
- Create an Ash Ketchum costume for play pretend!
- Kids love unicorn slime.
- Throw a baby shark party!
- Make a homemade bouncy ball.