20+ CUTE AND EASY DIY HALLOWEEN COSTUMES FOR KIDS

Cute easy DIY Halloween Costumes For Kids

These 20+ Cute and Easy DIY Halloween costumes for kids don’t require a ton of time and materials.

When it comes to being a parent and Halloween, I’m always looking for Cute and Easy DIY Halloween costumes for kids. Thankfully, we’ve been able to create lots of easy DIY handmade costumes for our kids.

All of these are easy to make, so you don’t have to worry about investing a lot of time in making them. Of course, I love how cute they are too! Take a look and tell me what your favorite one is.

Nothing can beat a special handmade Halloween costume for kids. 

There is something special and sentimental about making your own handmade costume.

Sure you probably could buy one for similar price, especially if you take into account your time, but your kids will look back fondly on those Halloween photos and there’s no price that can replace those sentiments. 

20 Plus cute and easy DIY Halloween costumes for kids

DIY WOODLAND ANIMAL COSTUMES FOR KIDS 

Your kids will rock Halloween this year with these cute DIY Woodland Animal Costumes for kids! Best part? They’re made of just paper and cardboard so are affordable AND adorable! Look right below for the tutorials for each animal 

diy woodland animal costumes for kids

DIY FOX COSTUME FOR KIDS 

This cute cardboard fox costume will make this forest critter a crowd-favorite on trick or treat day! Oversized head and tail add to the cuteness. 

fox costume for kids

DIY RAINBOW HEDGEHOG COSTUME FOR KIDS 

Cute and colorful, who doesn’t like a good rainbow? Especially when it’s on this sweet hedgehog costume for kids!  Rolled colored paper make fun but not pokey quills. 

rainbow hedgehog costume for kids

DIY OWL COSTUME FOR KIDS 

Saving the cutest critter for last, HOO can resist a this irresistible cardboard owl costume with fluttery heart feathers? Add a soft braided chain around the neck so it’s comfy for little ones. 

owl costume for kids

DIY NO-SEW FELT DONUT COSTUME FOR KIDS

Nothing can be sweeter than this adorable DIY No-Sew Felt Donut costume for kids, that requires no sewing! The frosting and colorful sprinkles add make it so cute! You can easily change the color of the felt to make it a chocolate donut, a pink donut, or even make the the sprinkles on the donut different colors.

DIY NO-SEW FELT DONUT COSTUME FOR KIDS

EASY DIY JELLYFISH HALLOWEEN COSTUME FOR KIDS

This Easy DIY Jellyfish Halloween Costume for Kids is such an easy and fun one to do, plus you can do it in lots of different colors! I love how fun it is. Just looking at it makes you smile. This is one of those easy Halloween costumes for kids that you’ll love making.

EASY DIY JELLYFISH HALLOWEEN COSTUME FOR KIDS

DIY NO-SEW FELT RAINBOW UNICORN COSTUME FOR KIDS

Look! It’s a No-sew Felt Rainbow Unicorn costume. It encompasses everything colorful and joyful about being a unicorn. You’ll find yourself smiling the whole time you make this Halloween costume. It’s so magical!

DIY NO-SEW FELT RAINBOW UNICORN COSTUME FOR KIDS

DRAGONS LOVE TACOS DIY HALLOWEEN COSTUMES FOR KIDS

It’s a dragon. It’s a taco. It’s a Dragons love tacos Halloween costume! You’ve never seen such a fierce and adorable dragon coming your way, the while it’s on a hunt for tacos. Everyone loves tacos, including dragons! Based on one of our favorite books. 

DRAGONS LOVE TACOS DIY HALLOWEEN COSTUMES FOR KIDS

AMAZING DIY COTTON CANDY COSTUME FOR KIDS

Life is so sweet by design, and this Cotton Candy Costume for kids is amazing cute and sweet. You’ll love how easy this one is to make, and love how adorable this will look on your kids. It’s so easy to change up the color schemes too!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DIY UNICORN CAKE COSTUME

Speaking of something sweet, take a look at this adorable Unicorn Cake Costume! You don’t have to worry about getting messy in trying to create a fancy type of icing for the cake costume. This is another easy kids costume you can make that you can change up the color scheme without any issues.

DIY MERMAID COSTUME MADE WITH COFFEE FILTERS

A mermaid costume made of coffee filters? Yes. That’s correct, plus it’s so easy to do…which is why I had to share it with you. The coffee filters are treated with a watercolor technique that I show you how to do, so you can easily change the colors and have fun with it.

easy diy mermaid costume for kids

DIY UNICORN CANDY MILKSHAKE COSTUME

Stop worrying about making your kid milkshakes to drink, when you can turn them into literal unicorn milkshakes with this super easy DIY Unicorn milkshake costume! This is one loads of fun, and you can’t help but to smile when you see it.

DIY GIANT FIDGET SPINNER CARDBOARD COSTUME

You can turn your kid into a walking fidget spinner that actually works! I love this upcycled DIY Fidget spinner kids costume so much. You don’t have to worry about this driving you too crazy since it doesn’t make noises. However, your kid (and other kids) might love it a little too much!

DIY NO SEW CANDY COSTUME 

Super sweet minus all those empty calories and sugary cavities, this colorful handmade candy costume is impressive but yet requires absolutely no sewing! 

DIY Candy Costume for Kids

DIY FAMILY AVOCADO TOAST COSTUMES

This easy DIY Halloween costume is so much fun because it involves the WHOLE family. This family avocado toast costumes post is just what you need in your kids life! You can mix and match pairings and if you have more than 4 in your family, why not add bacon and coffee to make it a breakfast theme! P.S. if you’re pregnant like I was in this pic, the avocado pit is the perfect costume for baby 🙂

DIY FAMILY AVOCADO TOAST COSTUMES

DIY HAPPY CARDBOARD RAINBOW COSTUME FOR KIDS

Looking for an easy DIY Halloween kids costume that will make you smile from ear to ear? Then you NEED to make this adorable Cardboard Rainbow costume! You don’t have to be Leprechaun to be at the end of this magical rainbow.

DIY HAPPY CARDBOARD RAINBOW COSTUME FOR KIDS

EASY SHARK CARDBOARD COSTUME FOR KIDS

This Shark Cardboard costume comes at a great time when Baby shark is such a big hit. If you want, you can even make it a double side one by simply making a mirror image of it on another piece of cardboard. This is sure to be the friendliest shark out there!

EASY SHARK CARDBOARD COSTUME FOR KIDS

EASY DIY CARDBOARD EMOJI COSTUME

Why send an emoji via text, when you can make your kids these super easy cardboard emoji costumes?! Easy to make, and love the different faces that you can create with them.

EASY DIY CARDBOARD EMOJI COSTUME

EASY OCTOPUS CARDBOARD COSTUME FOR KIDS

I shared a project with you about being a shark, but how making a Cardboard octopus costume? This is such a great one to make, and it’s a great upcycle project! You can have so much fun in truly making this your own.

EASY OCTOPUS CARDBOARD COSTUME FOR KIDS

THE CUTEST CARDBOARD ICE CREAM COSTUME FOR KIDS

You scream. I scream. We all scream for this cute and easy to make ice cream costume! Don’t want this magical purple ice cream? No problem! You can easily change it to vanilla, chocolate, or even a light color. 

THE CUTEST CARDBOARD ICE CREAM COSTUME FOR KIDS

PANTONE COLOR CHIPS: EASY DIY HALLOWEEN COSTUME

Are you looking for a last minute and easy to make Halloween costume? Then make this Pantone color chip costume. It’s so witty, and it will be envy all people walking by. It’ll look like they walk right out of a paint shop!

PANTONE COLOR CHIPS: EASY DIY HALLOWEEN COSTUME

DIY CARDBOARD DINOSAUR COSTUME

Who doesn’t want to be a dinosaur? Dinosaurs are awesome! That’s what my son told me he wanted to be, so I went straight to designing a DIY Cardboard Dinosaur costume! I love that this goes beyond Halloween, and I know that he’ll wear it (and he has worn it) more than once.

DIY CARDBOARD DINOSAUR COSTUME

POLAR BEAR COSTUME DIY

My DIY Polar Bear Costume is on the top of the “Easiest” on the list to make, and it’s also insanely adorable. This costume was inspired by a polar bear costume which is sold in a shop in Germany. We did do our own face to it with a pretty clever craft hack, I’m proud of, that requires no sewing!

DIY CARDBOARD DINOSAUR COSTUME

MAKE AN EASY PAPER HALLOWEEN SKELETON COSTUME

Here’s a fun and silly Halloween skeleton costume you can make for the kids out of paper! This paper Halloween skeleton costume is a cinch to make, and will no time at all to make – those are my favorite types of costumes to make.

MAKE AN EASY PAPER HALLOWEEN SKELETON COSTUME

DIY RAINBOW BIRD WING COSTUME

I love this Rainbow Bird Wing costume is so much. It’s so colorful, and it’s one of those costumes that will be used beyond Halloween. You can have your kid help cut out the feathers with you, and you create an amazing bonding time with them.

DIY RAINBOW BIRD WING COSTUME

With all of these suggestions for easy DIY Halloween costumes for kids, I’m sure that you’ll be able to find something that helps save you time, that won’t take a lot products to make, and something that you and your kid(s) will remember a long time.

Cute and Easy DIY Halloween Costumes Kids

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