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Homemade Halloween Costumes for Kids That Everyone Will Love

Parents try their best to make their kids the cutest darn things during Halloween. They want everyone to admire their kids and honestly, who wouldn’t? Some of these kids costumes are so incredibly cute that adults want to wear them! But, sometimes it’s hard to find the perfect costume for your child. And, there are even times that kids are extremely picky about what they want to be. However, in most cases the Halloween costumes that your kid wants are simply not available.

So, where does that leave you as a parent, scrambling to find your kids their desired choice in kids costumes or teen costumes? With Halloween growing closer by the very day, it is high time you stop searching and start making. Halloween homemade costumes are fun to create and are far easier on the pocket than any outfits you might find at stores. You need not rummage in your wardrobe for the right inspiration for we are here to provide you with that.

Here are some of the easiest, homemade Halloween costumes for kids that you and your child will absolutely love! They are fashionable and great for cosplays. The best part is that they are not restricted to an age limit and toddlers, kids, children and even teens will love.

Best Halloween Costumes for Kids for 2017

Halloween is upon us and the festive spirit is pumping up everyone from underage kids to teens to toddlers and even kids. We know Halloween is all about creative costumes, parties, and treats. Everyone wants to indulge in these kinds of activities, then why not let our youngsters celebrate this event, too?

Here are some handpicked Halloween costumes for kids that you can prepare effortlessly for your toddlers and kids! That being said, there is absolutely nothing wrong to make these costumes for your teen kids as well.

Snowball Costume

Bring Christmas to Halloween this year and make your child look like a snowball! It’s fun and creative and it is incredibly easy to make. Your child will love it, making it their favorite costume ever!

Snowball Costume

One Cool Cat

Turn your child into the coolest cat on the block! No one will mess with them then- and no one will be cooler than them! It makes for the ideal cute, cool, and purrfect kids costumes!

One Cool Cat

Knight In Shining Armor

Your block will be protected by this adorable knight this Halloween. Your kid will be the cutest knight ever and they’ll be the most loyal knight ever. Out of all kids homemade costumes, this one is a total winner. It’s certainly a must have outfit!

Knight

Pretty Princess 

This gender-neutral Halloween homemade costume for kids will grant your child the title for the most beautiful princess in town. Not only will your child win the hearts of everyone they encounter, but this costume is also cute and affordable. Besides, your kid will easily nab all the candy while dressed up to stun.

Princess

Sandwich 

Sometimes, you just want to be a sandwich. Out of all the Halloween costumes for kids, this one ought to stand out in a crowd. Not only is it pretty funny and will make everyone laugh, but it is also brilliant in all aspects. It is a simple costume that you can recreate for your child effortlessly.

Sandwich

Scuba Diver

Nothing says avid Halloween party-goer than a deep sea scuba diver costume. No, you don’t need to throw them into a lake or have them walk around with water, this costume is awesome in its own right. Who said scuba divers cannot tread on land. It’s a one-of-a-kind costume!

Scuba Diver

Spooky Halloween Costumes For Kids

While most kids think along fairly simple and naive lines when it comes to Halloween costumes, there are some children who crave the dark and the spooky. If your kid does not want to be a Knight in shining armor or a pretty princess, perhaps you can transform them into Frankenstein this holiday. The following spooky homemade Halloween costumes for kids will brighten (or should I say darken?) your child’s day and night. With several outfits to pick from, you can be sure that there is something for every dark and creepy fantasy that your kid has.

Jester

Your kid will be the life of the party in this fun and spooky Jester’s costume! They will easily steal the limelight and possibly all the candy too. A crowd entertainer, your kid will win hearts in this costume. Also your kid gets extra points for all the added candy that everyone will be stuffing into his or her bag. You could also pair up some face paint to make the costume creepier.

Jester

Frankenstein 

One of the most famous monsters of Halloween, it makes no sense to not use the Frankenstein homemade Halloween costume if your kid is looking for something creepy. Not only is it incredibly easy to create, but it is also a great scare for the other kids. Your kid will reign superior in this scary monster costume as compared to all the other kids.

Frankenstein

Raining Cats and Dogs 

Perhaps one of the easiest Halloween costumes, this creative idea only involves an umbrella and perhaps a baggy outfit. By sticking cutouts of cats and dogs to the umbrella, your kid will literally make it rain cats and dogs. Render your child a rain god this holiday.

Raining Cats and Dogs

Meatballs and Spaghetti 

For those who presume dressing up as food is not spooky, think again. The meatballs and spaghetti Halloween outfit is one that will make anyone recoil. Unique and imaginative as it may be, a walking pool of pasta is everything spooky you could think of. Add a touch of sauce to the attire to make for a gory look too.

Meatballs and Spaghetti

’80’s Rocker

There can be nothing spookier than a child dressing up as a dead adult rock star. With the 80’s rocker teen costumes, you will allow your child to experience the ’80’s by transforming them into a famous rocker. ’80’s fans will admire this look and your child will be an instant hit.

80's Rocker

Little Devil

While everyone is dressing up their kids in tutus and fairy wings, break the mold by dressing up your kid as the Devil! Complete with horns and short wings, if your kid desires, you can even paint on a spooky face. A fun costume to design and create, who knew transforming your child into the Devil could be so easy and entertaining.

cute halloween costumes for kids

Animal Halloween Homemade Costumes

Animal Halloween costumes will never go out of fashion. The best part about animal costumes is that they are timeless as well as ageless. Not only do they work wonderfully with kids of all ages, but they also never go out of style. You also have a variety of clothing options in animal costumes. Did we mention that they are incredibly easy to make? This collection of animal kids homemade costumes will save you on budget, time and stress as Halloween grows closer.

Goldfish 

A goldfish is easily one of the cutest and simplest costumes out there. Not only will your kid steal the spotlight while dressed as a goldfish, but they will also steal hearts left and right. In fact, they might just end up having all the candy to themselves given how adorable this attire is.

Goldfish

Chicken

Why did the chicken cross the road? To get all the Halloween candy of course! Have your child look super cute this Halloween and be the answer to the world’s oldest joke!

Chicken

Owl

Who? Who? Who is the cutest kid ever? Yours! Your child will be the hit of any party and will make everyone fall heads over heels for them. Besides, does the owl not symbolize wisdom and intellect? If your kid is one of the smart ones, then this costume is definitely for them.

sweet kids halloween costumes

White Rabbit

An easy costume to recreate, this white rabbit costume will turn your child into the most adorable trick-or-treater. Hopping around in a bunny costume, you won’t be able to save your child from the incessant “aw”s headed his or her way. The best part about this costume is that you can easily transform it into a spooky costume by painting it in red.

easy halloween costumes for kids

Pony

Giddy up everyone, the pony is here. This costume is super simple and is a show stopper for sure. Your child will be a rodeo star in this costume and bag all the candy. I mean how can anyone look so adorable and fashionable all at once.

Pony

Cow

Moooove over everyone! This cute costume is easily the simplest one on the list. Large, baggy and incredibly easy to design, being a cow was never this easy. Plus, it is a great excuse for your kid to eat all the candy they want.

Cow

Cute & Adorable Halloween Costumes for Kids

While most parents agree that children are the most adorable of creatures, there is nothing stopping you from making sure that your kid surpasses the cuteness meter this Halloween. Out of the plenty wardrobe and outfit collections decking outlets, there are some that will absolutely win your heart over. Besides, dressing up your kid in these cute and adorable kids costumes will win the crowd in an instant. Add a personal touch to these Halloween costumes for kids by creating them all on your own.

Smarty Pants 

Is your child a wizz? Well, don’t aste any time in letting the whole world know about it. This Halloween dress our kid in a smarty pants costume in this pun-derful outfit. Smarties and statement pants will do the job for you. Besides, at the end of the day your kid will love gorging on all this candy.

Smarty Pants

Gumball Machine

The gumball machine outfit is one that will delight your child endlessly. Not only can they charge people for candy, but they can also devour all these gumballs. This is a look that is a definite winner.

Gumball Machine

Bubble Bath Kids Halloween Costume

Nothing makes your kid looks a hundred times more adorable than they actually are than opting for a bubble bath Halloween costume. I mena, who does not like bubble baths? Your child will become an instant celebrity overnight with this daring and creative costume.

Bubble Bath

 

Here Comes The Sun

Bring some sunshine to the spooky holiday night by dressing up your kid as the Sun itself. Your kid will yield all the power there is. No one will dare cross your child as they can instantly burn whoever does so. Besides, your kid will get all the candy from wary passersby who wouldn’t want to invoke his or her wrath.

halloween costumes for kids

 

Whether you want to purchase these Halloween costumes or recreate them is entirely up to you. The fact that this list of homemade Halloween costumes for kids provides you with enough ideas to surely save this holiday season is all that counts. From spooky to cute and adorable and even animal costumes there is definitely something here for everyone. Express your creativity this year and showcase your skills by recreating these Halloween costume looks!

About Carolyn Grace

Aspiring writer, student, loves animals, loves reading and writing, is obsessed with music.

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