Tuesday, October 17, 2017

DIY Halloween Costumes

DIY Halloween costumes
for teens, children, couples

fry costume, FBI agent costume, pocahontas costume, little mermaid costume

Here we are in the middle of October.
We are getting down to the wire for costumes.

One person in my family has an idea for their costume this year
but the rest of us have no idea what we are 
dressing up as this year.

We need to get on that.

If you are looking for some DIY costumes ideas
you've come to the right place.

adult costume idea- snow white- simple dress up idea

Snow White

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

grumpy cat costume- face make up

Grumpy Cat

cat ears
simple face make up
cream sweater

easy costume idea- black and white shirt- felt mask

Bank Robbers

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

teen girl costume, rose the riveter

Rosie the Riveter

red shirt
red bandana
high bun
denim shirt

FBI agent -vest- costume for kids

FBI agent

(made from black fabric and Velcro 
with FBI agent stenciled on with fabric paint)
white dress shirt
black pants
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

french fries costume- DIY costume

Box of French Fries

red T
Fries tied on with ribbon
 (cut from foam core
hand drawn and painted with craft paint)

prince eric costume- ariel costume- little mermaid

Prince Eric and Ariel- Little Mermaid

white dress shirt
red scarf tied around waist

teal green shirt
purple T
head band with starfish (cut from craft foam)


Ideas from around the web
If pinning, please pin from original source.

plus check out all of the other creative
ideas for costumes on that post.


What are your kids dressing up for Halloween?
Do you like to dress up as well?

linking up to:  Tip Me Tuesday,
The Creative Corner


  1. There are some awesome ideas here! My boys are going as Spongebob and a Minion. I'll either be Wonder Woman or a tooth fairy.

    1. Thanks so much! Yay Wonder woman and a toothfairy sounds cute too!

  2. I love all of these! So simple and fun. :D

  3. Oh how I miss the days of making their costumes. They were much easier for this Momma when they were little.. Now, I do like to help them pull stuff together to come up with a fun costume. We do so many Halloween events throughout October, we try to mix things up. This year, they are Little Red Riding Hood and A shopkin. I always want to dress up, but never get around to it. Fun stuff and good ideas.

  4. Super cute ideas! I love DIY Halloween costumes.

  5. I always appreciate a good diy Halloween costume! These are so creative!

  6. These are such great ideas and so simple! I love them!
    Once Upon a Cheerio

  7. Very nice post.really I apperciate your blog.Thanks for sharing.keep sharing more blogs.



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