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Halloween Kids Answered

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Halloween is coming! It may still be a little bit in the future, but a truly great costume requires some planning, especially if you're going to be making it for a kid. To help you out, we've compiled a list of Halloween Instructables that can be used for a kid's costume. Be sure to check them all out.

Make something awesome, document it, and be sure to enter it into ourDIY Halloween Contest!

Also see:
Halloween Pumpkin Carving
Halloween Costumes
Halloween Decorations
Halloween Makeup
Halloween Party
Halloween Masks

Toddler Flintstone Car by lemaster63
A total Instructables classic, this describes the process of making a Flintstones car to go with Pebbles and Bambam outifts.

Make a pirate eye patch for your kids by hobbyman.se
Every pirate outfit needs an eyepatch and with a small project like this the kids cen help make it as well!

How to make a superhero cape! by jessyratfink
Want to be a Marvel superhero or maybe your own invented superhero? Then you're probably going to need a cape so read this and start making one today!

How to make a child skunk costume by Honus
This skunk outfit was made to introduce an Instructablers' son to the spirit of Halloween. He must've loved it because he had another cool outfit the next year as well.

Giant Toothbrush by caitlinsdad
This huge toothbrush goes along with a dentist outfit, but you can use these ideas to make any other huge prop you want. Almost any costume is improved with a cool prop to hold.

Kid's Obi Wan Costume by CementTruck
Show off your young one's connection with The Force by creating a custom Jedi outfit. You probably won't even have to buy much new material.

How to Make a Chicken Costume by bethaldridge
Turn the kids into chicks for Halloween and then give them a ride in a cart for some cute overload.

Make an awesome Harry Potter wand from a sheet of paper and glue gun glue by KaptinScarlet
Another classic Instructable, you can easily make your own custom wand for a Harry Potter outfit. It's so simple you'll probably end up making a bunch. Expelliarmus!

How to Make a Pucca Costume by kawaiicrafter
A dead simple outfit with great results. Turn your kid into an animated character for a day!

How to Make a Naruto Style Headband by laminterious
Turn a soda can into a nice shiny headband. You can copy the Naruto design or make up your own.

10 Replies

w0ot! (author)2008-10-03

How to make a Human Pumpkin: Get one big-bellied guy & a sharpie....

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Lftndbt (author)2008-10-03

*cough* LeD SPIDIES - Halloween CRAFT for KIDS *cough*

Sorry my finger slipped, whilst coughing. ;)

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Chicken2209 (author)2008-09-25

is anyone else having a problem with the pucca link
it leads me here

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Kaiven (author)Chicken22092008-09-27

Nope, lol IDK what is wrong with your internet xD

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Chicken2209 (author)Kaiven2008-09-27

it fixed sometime, shortly after I said it I wonder.....

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bumpus (author)2008-09-24

YAY! I can't wait till Halloween!

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Keith-Kid (author)bumpus2008-09-25

Me neither, I'm usually not too interested in Halloween. We used to have biiiiig groups trick or treating together. Its been 4 years since the last one of those. Now, the most people we see TOTing is 10. Halloween has become depressing. But for some reason I can't wait till Halloween this year!

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Kaiven (author)Keith-Kid2008-09-27

I wish my mom let me go with my friends for candy... not really trick or treating, but just for fun with all my friends. I made a FULL set of armor out of CARDBOARD. It freakin PWNS so much! I really wish I could go... (my mom hates Halloween)

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davidglinski (author)2008-09-25

thats pretty cool i like the tooth brush one

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AnarchistAsian (author)2008-09-24

i thinks i'll be a secret agent...

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