Halloween is right around the corner — are you already planning your family’s homemade Halloween costumes?

by Arena

We’ve found some of the most creative DIY costumes for kids and wanted to share them with you. If you’re looking for Halloween costumes for boys, baby costumes, or DIY costumes for girls, you’ve come to the right place!


Be a Pokemon master in this easy no-sew Ash Ketchum costume!

PAW Patrol is on a roll with this no-sew Marshall costume.

This homemade Halloween snail costume is so creative and fun. via Oh Happy Day

How CUTE is this homemade unicorn costume?! via Craftaholics Anonymous

Don’t just make a mummy — make a pharaoh mummy costume! via Alpha Mom

I can’t get over how cute this DIY strongman costume is! via Oh Happy Day

Turn pillow fluff and a pink shirt into a homemade cotton candy costume. via Costume Works

This homemade disco ball costume just might be the most creative costume I’ve ever seen. via Oh Happy Day

If you need an easy, last-minute costume, make a homemade hipster outfit for your kids! via Oh Happy Day

Turn an inner tube into a homemade doughnut costume. via Studio DIY

This Mother of Dragons and baby dragons costumes are so creative! via Baby Bird’s Farm

Use felt and a pair of pajamas to make an adorable piñata costume for kids. via Costume Works

Make your own Frozen characters costumes with this easy tutorial. via Alpha Mom

A garden gnome is the perfect costume for a toddler or baby! via Adventure in a Box

This bubble bath costume is super easy. via Giggles Galore

Dress up your little one as a rainbow and you can be a rain cloud! via Baby Bird’s Farm

How adorable is this Harry Potter family costume, with a grown-up Hagrid?! via Costume Works

A chicken costume is easy and cute. via Martha Stewart

A Poison Ivy costume (the plant, not the villain) is so adorable and unique! via eHow

A little artist costume is perfect for creative kids of all ages. via eHow

This DIY Mermaid costume is simply beautiful. via Me Sew Crazy

Check out this awesome Mermaid tail and Mermaid Princess costumes available at Blue Digger!

Literary fans will love this Big Alice costume from Alice in Wonderland. via Misha Lulu Blog

A no-sew pineapple costume is perfection. via Delia Creates

Make homemade butterfly wings for a costume your kids can wear anytime! via Buggy and Buddy


A toy army man costume would be perfect for a little boy! via Wild Ink Press

What kid wouldn't want to trick or treat in a slice of pizza costume?! via U Create Crafts

This Elliott from ET costume is pure awesomeness. via Mommy Shorts

This adorable skeleton costume is made from duct tape! via And We Play

A Peter Pan's escaped shadow costume is one of the most creative I've seen. via Tikkido

How about a DIY Jack Skellington costume?! via Silver Lake Mom

Take off to a galaxy far far away with this no-sew Star Wars Rebels pilot costume. via The Nerd's Wife

Or how about a garbage man costume that you can make with items from the dollar store?! via Beauty Through Imperfection


All you need is a bath robe and beanie babies to turn your kid into a crazy cat lady! via Costume Works

Orange tights and a blue onesie are easily transformed into a peacock costume for babies. via Creatively Christy

Make a sweet black cat costume for your little toddler. via Do It Yourself Divas

Or how about a Mary Poppins costume?! via Mommy Shorts

And, of course, a chimney sweep costume is fun too! via eHow

I am in love with this Raggedy Anne costume for little girls. via Pretty Little Life

The hills are alive with the sound of music and this Fraulein Maria costume. via eHow

I'm dying over the cuteness of this Audrey Hepburn costume. via eHow

This DIY Pebbles costume is so adorable for little girls. via Sincerely Jean


Homemade Halloween costumes are my favorite!

These homemade Halloween costumes for boys are so much fun!

Don't forget the little ones! These DIY Halloween costumes for babies are adorable!

And for those of you who may need a little help... here are some really fun Halloween Costumes to choose from!

Raising 5 children (and countless animals) on a 10 acre mini farm in North Texas, Allie enjoys organic gardening, homestead recipes, and country living inspiration. She started blogging in 2009 and is the creator of motheringwithapurpose.com, a blog inspiring others to live positively, reach their goals, and know their purpose. Find her at www.facebook.com/motheringwap.