It’s certainly easy to run to the nearest costume shop to grab a witch-in-a-bag, instant costume. That’s why we have to hand it to these incredible makers for the time and talent put into their DIY Halloween costumes.
To ensure you and your child will really stand out this year, grab the hot glue gun and an abundance of fabric or cardboard and go nuts! Oh, and if all else fails, you can always run to your nearest costume shop. So, if you’re feeling ambitious this year, we hope you’ll get inspired by these 15 impressive DIY Halloween costumes.
15 Picture-Perfect DIY Costumes That Are So Much Better Than Store-Bought
How adorable is this little pasta dish with extra meatballs?!
We feel like we’ve taken an exploration under the sea with this creative jellyfish costume.
This cool costume even lights up in the dark with glow tape!
Keeping it Clean
How appropriate is this hand sanitizer costume for 2020?
No Tricks, More Treats
These sweethearts are making us want all the jelly beans.
This might be the happiest garden gnome we’ve ever seen.
This mama went the extra mile by creating this adorable snail costume herself.
Pumpkin Spice Latte
We’re pretty sure this is the sweetest thing ever served up at Starbucks.
We especially love this look because it was put together with things that you likely already have around the house.
Woodland Creature Trio
We are blown away by this mama’s Halloween costume creation talent.
We’re in love with these DIY dino costumes made with cardboard and paints.
How fun is this cheerful rainbow couple?!
This rocket girl’s costume was made out of recycled paper and is simply out of this world.
This babe is going to steal the Halloween show in this sushi costume.
We’re pretty sure even we could pull of this super cute gumball machine costume.
Katie Nave is a freelance writer, producer, and mama living in Brooklyn, New York. Driven by her passion for storytelling, she is always seeking opportunities to elevate people who are working to better the world around them.