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31 Handmade Costumes for Halloween + 5 New Craft Ideas

By: Katherine Filippo, Editor for

Cute as a Pumpkin Costume It's time for the haunting holiday of Halloween! Halloween is the one magical night each year where you can dress up as anything you want. Don't waste time or money scouring the stores to find the perfect costume. We've got the perfect costume ideas right here! In 31 Handmade Costumes for Halloween, you'll find an abundance of great costumes that you can make yourself. Homemade Halloween costumes are cheaper and much more creative than store-bought ideas. When you make your own Halloween costume, you guarantee that no one else will have the same one.

We have some great handmade Halloween costumes for the whole family. Follow any of these tutorials to learn how to make costumes like princesses, superheroes, animals and even candy. Not only do we have kids costumes, but you can make homemade Halloween costumes for adults. Whether you're looking for cute or creepy ideas for your easy Halloween costumes, we have plenty of options to suit any style. Make this Halloween spook-tactular with these homemade Halloween costumes.

31 Handmade Halloween Costumes + 5 New Craft Ideas

Table of Contents

Homemade Halloween Costumes for Boys

Homemade Halloween Costumes for Girls

More Halloween Costumes for Kids

Homemade Halloween Costumes for Adults

BONUS for Halloween: Easy Costume Ideas


Homemade Halloween Costumes for Boys

Whether he wants to be a monster or a superhero we have simple homemade Halloween costumes for boys that your little boy will love. These easy Halloween costumes are sure to make this his favorite Halloween ever!

No Sew Spider Costume

  1. Retro Robot Costume
  2. Frankenstein Kids Halloween Costume
  3. Eyeball Halloween Costume and Bag
  4. No Sew Spider Costume
  5. Captain America Mask
  6. Pirate Costume

Homemade Halloween Costumes for Girls

Does your little girl dream of being a princess? We have girly homemade Halloween costumes for girls that she will love. Once Halloween is over, these costumes are great for dress-up!

Fabulous Fairy Costume

  1. Fabulous Fairy Costume
  2. Homemade Princess Halloween Costume
  3. LadyBug Costume
  4. Pretty Princess Costume
  5. Bewitching Crochet Hat
  6. Taking Flight Fabric Bird Wings
  7. Lovebug Costume

More Halloween Costumes for Kids

Your kids can dress up as sugary sweet candy or a cute little pumpkin with these Halloween costumes for kids. They will have so much fun trick-or-treating in these fun, homemade Halloween costumes.

Cute Popcorn Costume

  1. $5 No-Sew Candy Costume
  2. Easy as Pizza Pie Costume
  3. Cute as a Pumpkin Costume
  4. Easy Socktopus Costume
  5. Easy Skeleton Mittens
  6. Easy Skeleton Sweater
  7. Kiddie Sized Popcorn Costume
  8. No Sew Honeybee Costume
  9. Purple People Eater Hat
  10. Sugary Sweet Candy Corn Costume
  11. Halloween Cat and Mouse Costumes
  12. Popcorn Costume

Homemade Halloween Costumes for Adults

Get creative this Halloween and find out how to make costumes. If you are looking for a quick costume, check out the Over the Top Hat and the Magically Easy Masks. You'll be crowned the winner of any costume contest with these homemade Halloween costumes for adults.

Shiver Me Timbers Pirate

  1. Crafty Pumpkin Costume
  2. Halloween Costume Horns
  3. Hulk Hogan Costume
  4. Magically Easy Masks
  5. Over the Top Hat
  6. Shiver Me Timbers Pirate


BONUS for Halloween: Easy Costume Ideas

You've learned how to make costumes, so now it's time to create some adorable accessories! Handmade costumes for Halloween are nothing without a few wearable accessories. Make a hat, mask or even a tutu - you'll want to save these easy costume ideas for years to come.

Princess Sceptor and Crown

  1. Princess Scepter and Crown
  2. Crocheted Witch Hat
  3. Lovely Tutu
  4. Fun Flower Mask
  5. Fancy Cat Mask
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