75+ of the Best Homemade Halloween Costumes for Kids of All Ages

These easy DIY Halloween costumes are a total treat (no tricks!).

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Babies, toddlers, tweens, and everyone in between: There's something for every kid in this list of the best-ever DIY Halloween costumes for boys and girls, including outfits inspired by Disney, Star Wars, and Harry Potter. And if the whole family's dressing up, get our best DIY couples costumes and homemade costume ideas for women.

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yarn halloween costume kids
Dukes and Duchesses
Yarn Halloween Costume for Kids

Moms who knit will have a ball (get it?!) dressing their daughter or son as a skein of yarn.

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Homemade Witch Halloween Costume

It's a classic for a reason.

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The Small Details
DIY Flamingo Kids Costume

This precious little thing girl dressed as a pretty-in-pink flamingo for Purim, but the totally on-trend costume works just as well for Halloween, too.

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Grandma and Grandpa Halloween Costumes
chasing-fireflies.com
$44.00

You can't get much funnier than little souls dressed as old ones. Although you can buy these costumes pre-made, they'd actually be super easy to DIY as well.

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Cat Halloween Costume

You only need a few basics to pull off this last-minute cat costume for kids.

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Kids Cheeseburger Costume
spirithalloween.com
$29.99

Does your little man love to eat? This is the most delicious costume idea for him.

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Some Canterbury Tales
'Ace Ventura: Pet Detective' Costume

Not only is this Ace Ventura look funny, but it's also one of the easiest homemade costume ideas out there.

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Say Yes
Homemade Strawberry Costume for Babies

How sweet is this fruit-inspired Halloween costume for babies?

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A Night Owl Blog​
DIY Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Costume

When spray-painted green, a disposable roasting pan is transformed into a turtle shell—the most important part of this superhero costume for kids.

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beauty and beast costumes diy belle toddler
Homemade Toast
Belle from 'Beauty and the Beast' Costume Idea

It may be a tale as old as time, but even your youngest will love dressing up like a Disney princess.

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Crafting Chicks
DIY Cowboy and Cowgirl Costumes for Kids

Whether best friends or siblings, kids can go as cowboys and cowgirls together.

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Sugar Bee Crafts
Homemade Lemon-Lime Halloween Costumes

Best friends or sisters of all ages can pull off this super-easy Halloween costume that starts with oversized, brightly colored t-shirts.

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westworld dolores homemade halloween costume
Say Yes
Cowgirl Halloween Costume

Fans of HBO series Westworld (set in a Western-themed amusement park) might get this reference to Dolores, one of the main characters. But even those who don't will appreciate this cute homemade costume inspired by the Wild West.

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Love the Day
Lemonade and Ice Cream Stand Costumes

Halloween is all about indulging in sweets, so why not carry over the theme to your kids' costumes?

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madeline homemade halloween costume
Say Yes
Homemade Madeline Halloween Costume

Your little girl probably already has everything needed to make this cute Halloween costume.

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Chip and Joanna Gaines

A few key pint-size pieces (a gingham button-down, a utility jacket, brown booties) can turn your little ones into Fixer Upper doppelgängers.

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C.R.A.F.T.
Harry Potter

No spells needed to make this adorable Harry Potter costume!

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Lumberjack

Boys will be ready to chop down trees and yell "timber!" with this easy DIY costume. Create a fuzzy beard with felt and an axe out of cardboard and a wooden stick.

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Make It and Love It
Baby Cow

This adorable costume will get your little one in the moooo-d to trick-or-treat.

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Jane Goodall

What better role model is there for your little monkey to look up to than this animal rights activist?

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Lyndsey Matthews
Johnny Cash

Dressing up your little one as the Man in Black is so simple—and so cute.

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Julia Child

Make your favorite kitchen helper's dreams come true with this adorable costume.

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Lyndsey Matthews
Elvis and Priscilla

Pay homage to the King and his longtime love with these throwback looks.

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Audrey Hepburn

A classic costume is always a good idea.

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Lyndsey Matthews
Danny and Sandy from Grease

A mini version of 'Greased Lightning' is the perfect accessory for a tiny Danny Zuko and Sandy Olsson.

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Sugar Bee Crafts
Bee

This no-sew Halloween costume is sure to be buzzworthy!

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Bombshell Bling
Ghost

The ghost costume is a classic for a reason! Try this no-sew version this year.

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Make It and Love It
Popcorn

This awesome costume looks almost good enough to eat.

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Panda

Does it get any cuter than a baby panda?

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Dukes and Duchesses
Paint Brush

Your little artist can help you craft this easy-to-make costume.

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