Halloween Costumes for Kids

Trick or treat! Halloween is the time to transform into something different. Get started with our handmade costume tutorials to become a cackling witch, space invader, beautiful butterfly, or flying caped superhero.

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Black-Cat Halloween Treat Carrier

A little craft magic turns a hatbox into a kitty sidekick with paper-plate ears, a paper-bowl snout, and wire whiskers. Dress your sorceress in black, including hat and broom, and she's ready to fly.

Skeleton Costume

Iridescent iron-on vinyl makes this easy costume shine in the best possible way. By pairing the skeleton bones with a skirt, the bones look to be dancing with each step.

Mummy Costume

Chiffon fabrics in a pink, feminine hue brings a modern twist to an otherwise ghoulish costume.

Pirate Costume

Whether you're sailing the seven seas or swashbuckling for Halloween candy, don this simple-to-sew and easy-to-assemble outfit.

Alien Costume

For an out-of-this-world look, use iron-on iridescent symbols and a shiny UFO skirt.

This Nurse Spends Months Crocheting Halloween Costumes for NICU Patients

"What started out as a hobby has quickly become a hospital tradition that brings joy to our families and staff."

More Halloween Costumes for Kids

Ladybug Costume

Prep this adorable insect ensemble in the blink of an eyelash: Glue extra large faux strips onto big Jackie O sunglasses, and stick black felt dots on her favorite red jumper.