Kids love Halloween. It’s a great chance for them to get creepy and ghoulish, with the promise of some tasty treats!
We know, it feels like it was summer only 2 minutes ago. Now the nights are drawing in and we’re hunkering down and cosying up.
If the thought of making costumes sends shivers down your spine, fear not, we’ve got you covered with these easy D.I.Y. Halloween costumes:
This is a super easy option and great if you’re running up to the wire! The black cat costume is also great for environmentally conscious parents.
All you need is some egg cartons, paint, pipe cleaners and a few common household items.
Find out how to make it here.
Another spooky animal, this is a super easy option that all kids will love.
All you need is some black clothes, an old black umbrella and some black felt/card and safety pins.
Find out more here.
Much more professional than the ‘holes cut out of a sheet’ option (which is frankly fully acceptable too!).
If you want to up the ante for the spooky ghost, all you’ll need is some white fleece, black felt and fabric glue.
Find out how to achieve this here.
OK, so not the most traditional Halloween costume, this one will appeal to the kids!
There are loads of different ways to create these at home, but we’ve found the easiest version for you!
Pretty much all you’ll need is cardboard, glue and paint. Take a look at this guide to help you.
This one is simplicity itself! Perfect for when you're down to the wire and need a quick last minute solution.
All you’ll need is a black hoodie and facepaints! Find out more here.
We hope these ideas have inspired you and Halloween isn’t feeling so scary now!