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18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids
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Animals are adorable and your kids are adorable, why not combine the two for the perfect DIY Halloween costumes that the kids will actually want to wear? Many of these costumes are easy to make for kids of any size!

 

1. Shark Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

Make your kid the king of the sea with this easy costume from Make it and Love it. All you need is a hoodie with teeth and a fin attached.

 

2. Snail Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

You can make this snail costume from Oh Happy Day easily with materials you probably already have around the house.

 

3. Elephant Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

This elephant costume from Everyday Dishes is another easy costume made with a hoodie. It also includes a fun trunk.

 

4. Bumblebee Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

This bumblebee costume from Cutesy Crafts is a great choice for a toddler or even a baby. 

 

5. Unicorn Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

What kid doesn't want to be a unicorn? Now they can dress as one for Halloween with this costume from Craftaholics Annonymous.

 

6. Parrot Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

This colorful costume from Make it and Love it will make your kid feel free enough to fly away.

 

7. Bat Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

Bats are a standard symbol of Halloween . This tutorial from Say Yes will help you make a costume to fit with the trend.

 

8. Fox Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

This costume from You and Mie is an adorable toddler costume for kids who love to explore.

 

9. Chameleon Costume (Pascal from Tangled)

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

This chameleon costume from Make it and Love it is based on Pascal from Tangled. It can be combined with other costumes from Tangled for a family theme.

 

10. Butterfly Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

This butterfly costume from Lia Griffith is easy to make and offers the perfect opportunity for her to wear a nice dress.

 

11. Hedgehog Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

This hedgehog costume from Andrea's Notebook is guaranteed to be totally unique and super cute.

 

12. Moth Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

If your kid is the coolest kid on the block, this funky moth costume from Oh Happy Day might be the best fit for them.

 

13. Octopus Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

The octopus costume from Mer Mag Blog is a great choice for babies who don't walk yet.

 

14. Penguin Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

This penguin costume from Make it and Love it is designed to go with a family Mary Poppins theme, but I think it works just as well on its own.

 

15. Owl Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

Owls are a much beloved animal and your kid will make a super cute one with this costume from Say Yes.

 

16. Llama Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

If you want a totally original costume, this llama one from Oh Happy Day will certainly not be duplicated.

 

17. Spider Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

What's scarier than a black widow for Halloween? Make it into a costume with this tutorial from Make it and Love it.

 

18. Peacock Costume

18 DIY Animal Halloween Costumes for Kids

This peacock tutu from Andrea's Notebook is an easy accessory that can be a full costume on it's own.

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