Halloween is a fun day, no question. Dressing up, spooky food, parties, trick-or-treating – all adds up to a great time.
You know what’s not a good time? Those costume price tags.
Halloween is a holiday you want to enjoy, but don’t want to spend a lot of money on, right? Me neither, so I’ve put together a collection of DIY Halloween costumes for you.
In this collection, you’ll find 20 great ideas for making your Halloween costumes for your kids. You never know, you might be inspired to create something completely different!
Amazing DIY Jellyfish Costume | Almost the Real Thing
This is a pretty amazing costume to light up your Halloween!
Freezer Paper Skeleton Costume | Instructables
Costume-making doesn’t get any easier than this. A bit of paper and paint is all you need.
Felt Monarch Butterfly | Buggy and Buddy
Felt butterfly wings are pretty simple to make and they make a great costume.
Fairy Halloween Costume | Country Living
Make your little girl’s dream come true with this DIY fairy costume.
Watercolor Paint Box | diynetwork
Turn your little artist into a watercolor paint tray.
Kids PAC-MAN Halloween Costume | Effortless Chic
PAC-MAN. Need I say more? I kind of want this one myself.
DIY No-Sew Rainbow Unicorn Costume | Jane Can
Unicorns are pretty popular these days. This costume doesn’t require any sewing.
Umbrella Bat Costume | Evil Mad Scientist
This costume would be great for a teen. It requires a bit of assembly, but is totally worth it.
Mermaids are so popular these days and this costume isn’t overly complicated to create.
DIY Cute Homemade Lamb Costume | The Joy of Fashion
This lamb costume could be used for a child or teenager.
DIY Frozen Queen Elsa Costume | Love Maegen
What girl wouldn’t want to be the snow queen?
No-Sew Pokemon Ash Ketchum Costume | Kids Activities Blog
Your little Pokemon hunter will love dressing up like Ash for Halloween.
Paw Patrol Marshall Costume | Coolest Homemade Costumes
If your little tykes like Paw Patrol, they’ll love this costume.
DIY Kids Buzz Lightyear No Sew Halloween Costume | Fun at Home with Kids
This Toy Story character is still popular with kids. No sewing required.
Cruella DeVil Costume
To make this costume, you’ll need some makeup, costume jewelry, a scarf. Easy peasy!
MINECRAFT Steve Costume | VinoBaby’s Voice
Minecraft is a sure-fire winner for almost any kid!
Darth Vader Costume | Instructables
Put this costume together for your Star Wars fan.
DIY No-Sew Crayon Costume | Paging Fun Mums!
This is so cute! Add some friends with different color costumes, and you’ve got a box of crayons!
Harry Potter Wizard Robe | Pieces by Polly
15 minutes + a little magic = an easy costume!
What DIY Halloween costumes have you made? Share in the comments!