15 DIY Harry Potter Costumes Even Muggles Can Make

Accio a magical costume idea for kids and adults who solemnly swear they are up to no good...

diy harry potter halloween costumes
Love and Lion/Polka Dot Chair

Accio J.K. Rowling readers! Skip the Halloween stores and make your own Harry Potter Halloween costume, complete with Quidditch robes, wands, and scarves. Whether you're dressing a baby, toddler, or tween, these DIY ideas are sure to bring a little bit of magic to October 31st. If a wonderful witch or wizard costume is in order, we accio-ed DIY costumes for Hermione, Dumbledore, He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named, and more.

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DIY Hermione Granger Halloween Costume Idea

If you're a wizard with a sewing machine, you can easily whip up the pieces needed for Hermione's school uniform and robe.

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Love and Lion
Harry Potter Halloween Costume for Babies

Because you're never too young to become a Harry Potter fan.

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harry potter mandrake costume baby
Whistle & Joy
Harry Potter Mandrake Baby Costume

In the world of Harry Potter, the cries of a mandrake are deadly to those who hear it—making this crocheted costume a fitting choice for your infant.

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luna lovegood harry potter halloween costume
My Poppet
Luna Lovegood from Harry Potter Costume

This how-to for the quirkiest character in the series comes complete with a copy of The Quibbler!

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DIY Hedwig Halloween Costume

Hoo wouldn't love a baby dressed up as Harry Potter's loyal pet owl?

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diy hermione costume
Treasures for Tots​
DIY Hermione Costume

For the little girl who dreams of being the smartest witch in her class.

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My Poppet Makes
DIY Gryffindor Patch

Fifty points to Gryffindor for this epic patch template.

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easy dumbledore costume
Jengerbread Creations
DIY Dumbledore Costume

“We must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy,” as Dumbledore once said. Thankfully, this costume is both.

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Boxy Colonial
DIY Harry Potter Wands

No matter which wizard you’re summoning, these DIY wands come together quicker than you can down a Butterbeer.

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diy dobby the elf costume
Sisters What
Baby Dobby the Elf Costume

Everybody’s favorite self-loathing house elf never looked cuter.

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Polka Dot Chair​
DIY Quidditch Robes Costume

Those robes are surprisingly easy to make, even for muggles!

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Kate Johns
Moaning Myrtle DIY Halloween Costume

A toilet seat is the unlikely accessory that really makes this character’s costume.

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diy golden snitch halloween costume
Simply Potter​
DIY Golden Snitch Costume

Throw on a gold dress, fashion a pair of wings, and voila! You’re the rarest and smallest ball in the game of Quidditch.

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From Dahlias to Doxies
Professor Trelawney and Gilderoy Lockhart Costumes

Because the couple that reads Harry Potter together, stays together.

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Deviant Art​
Lord Voldemort Costume

Though shalt not say his name—but thou shall rock this terrifying makeup. Riddikulus!

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