DIY Halloween Costumes

Are you looking for some creative yet {easy} costume ideas for Halloween?   Check out these easy DIY Halloween costumes for teens, children and couples.

Easy DIY Halloween Costumes for kids, teens, adults and couples

Here we are in the middle of October and we are getting down to the wire for costumes.  One person in my family has an idea for their costume this year but the other 4 of us have no idea how we are going to dress up.  We need to get on that.

If you too are searching for costume ideas, these DIY costumes are perfect!  

DIY Halloween Costume Ideas

Snow White

Easy DIY Halloween Costumes for kids, teens, adults and couples- Snow White

  • Red sweater over a navy T
  • yellow pants
  • a red hair ribbon
  •  red shoes

Grumpy Cat

grumpy cat costume- face make up

  • cat ears
  • simple face make up
  • cream sweater

Bank Robbers

easy costume idea- black and white shirt- felt mask

  • black and white striped shirts
  • black beanie
  • mask cut from black felt
  • pillow case (loot bag)  for trick or treat bag

Rosie the Riveter

teen girl costume, rose the riveter

  • red shirt
  • red bandanna
  • high bun
  • denim shirt

FBI agent

FBI agent -vest- costume for kids

  • vest (made from black fabric and Velcro with FBI agent stenciled on with fabric paint)
  • white dress shirt
  • tie
  • black pants
  • sunglasses
  • ear piece  (made from cutting an ear piece from a cheap pair of ear buds and tucking the end in the white shirt)


Pocahontas costume, DIY Indian costume

  • extra large men's brown Tshirt (cut the neck out and fringe, cut sleeves off, cut the hem off the bottom, fringe the edges, use the cut off hem to make a waist tie)
  • brown lace or ribbon tied around head

Box of French Fries

french fries costume- DIY costume

  • red T shirt
  • Fries posterboard  (cut from foam core- hand drawn and painted with craft paint, tied around the neck with ribbon)

Prince Eric and Ariel- Little Mermaid

prince eric costume- ariel costume- little mermaid

  • white dress shirt
  • jeans
  • red scarf tied around waist
  • teal green skirt
  • purple T shirt
  • head band with starfish (cut from craft foam)

Other DIY costume ideas

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