Discover: 30 Quick Homemade Costumes You and Your Kids will Love!

October has arrived and its almost time to costume up the kids and get out for trick-or-treating! But, it doesn’t have to take tons of time, supplies, a sewing machine or expensive shopping trips to have the best costumes on the block. We scoured the webs to find 30 of our favorite easy, inexpensive or upcycled DIY costume ideas for the whole family – babies, toddlers, older kids and even parents. With just a little imagination, an inspired idea and a sweep of your closets and home supplies, it IS possible to make a quick costume your kids will adore and you won’t have to break a sweat over…

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Circus Lion Stroller Costume via Style Me Pretty

Paddington Bear via Instagram

barley and birch - 2016 - DIY Halloween Costumes for the Babies

Rosie the Riveter via Instagram 

Risky Business Baby via Babyology

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Where’s Waldo Family Costume via Say Yes

Presidential Candidates with Secret Service Carriers via Parents

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Bluebird via Martha Stewart

Candy Corn via The Mom Creative

barley and birch - 2016 - DIY Halloween Costumes for Toddlers

Lumberjack via The Hills Are Alive

DIY Madeline Costume via He and I 

 barley and birch - 2016 - DIY Halloween Costumes for Toddlers

Peter Pan via Babble

Garden Gnomes via Better Homes & Gardens 

barley and birch - 2016 - DIY Halloween Costumes for Toddlers

Max from Where the Wild Things Are via Tell Love and Party

White Swan via Kelli Murray

barley and birch - 2016 - DIY Halloween Costumes for Toddlers

No-Sew Pineapple via Delia Creates

Toddler Taco via Wayfarer Family

barley and birch - 2016 - DIY Halloween Costumes for Toddlers

Ferris and Cameron from Ferris Bueller’s Day Off via Skirt as Top

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Raining Cats & Dogs via Real Simple

Weatherman in a Hurricane via Costume Works

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Dragon via Hello, Wonderful

Carmen Miranda via Oh Happy Day

barley and birch - 2016 - DIY Halloween Costumes for Kids

Moth via Oh Happy Day

Spaceman via Oh Happy Day

barley and birch - 2016 - DIY Halloween Costumes for Kids

Indiana Jones via DecoPeques

Dr. Who via Modern Kiddo

barley and birch - 2016 - DIY Halloween Costumes for Kids

Fried Egg via My Poppet

Sushi via Mayuk Blog

Looking for more festive fun? Check out some of our oldies but goodies featuring fun Halloween DIY decor, crafts for the kids, and some awesome no-carve pumpkin ideas! And if you’re a Pinterest user you can’t miss our Halloween crafts + food, kid costume, and autumn fun boards!

The best homemade costumes for everyone in the family via barley & birch
The best homemade costumes for everyone in the family via barley & birch