Planning a spot of trick or treating or wondering what to wear to an upcoming Halloween party? There’s no need to rush out to the shops – make your own! Here are our favourite DIY costume ideas for the spooky season…
Before you dive in: we’ve focused mainly on kids’ costumes to make here and included a mix of no-sew and easy-sewing projects. If you think we’ve forgotten to include a must-make blog post or tutorial, tell us about it and we’ll add it to this round-up!
2. DIY No-Sew Felt Rainbow Unicorn Costume for Kids: Designed by John Lavelle. Unicorns + rainbows + so quick to sew, you don’t even need to reach for your sewing kit? Tick, tick, tick! Find out how to make it over at hello, Wonderful
7. Pillowcase Pumpkin Dress: we love this idea – so simple and all you need is a couple of pillow cases and some basic sewing supplies! Tutorial by Sugar Bee Crafts
11. How to make a Ghost Costume (It’s Harder Than You’d Think!) To end with a bang, this round-up wouldn’t be complete without a shout out to the awesome Super Mom Hacks for this post about How to Make a Ghost Costume (It’s Harder Than You’d Think!). Thank you for sharing possibly the most honest portrayal of how sewing up our little ones’ halloween outfits actual goes (as opposed to how we THINK it will go!).