DIY Storybook Character Halloween Costumes
Make a cone hat out of felt to create a gnome costume for your little one.
Submitted by: katrinat2
Cruella De Vil from 101 Dalmatians
Animal-print fabric and a black-and-white wig are crucial to creating this simple Cruella De Vil costume.
Submitted by: perryfawn82
Little Red Riding Hood
Create Little Red's signature cape with red velvet.
Submitted by: lilygurl143
Dopey from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
To make Dopey's costume, use felt to create oversize ears, a stocking cap, and a robe.
Submitted by: kim.dynes
Little Miss Muffet
Re-create this classic Miss Muffet costume with a sweet pink dress and a white bonnet -- and don't forget the spider!
Submitted by: ecaldwell776
Oompa Loompa from Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
A brown turtleneck and white suspenders create this popular character from Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory. Plus, don't forget the orange face paint!
Submitted by: Shannon Micali
Wizard of Oz Munchkin
Simply attach a large white collar to a colorful jacket to re-create this Wizard of Oz costume.
Submitted by: cardonm2
Wrap your little one in animal print to make the costume for this classic jungle character.
Submitted by: mandasue386
Thomas the Train Engine
Thomas the Train Engine is easy to create. Simply grab an orange smock and some paint!
Submitted by: laughlinpam50
Where the Wild Things Are Characters
Create these popular children's book characters out of colorful felt and footie pajamas. Use stuffing for a three-dimensional look.
Submitted by: jamiepburke
Yoda from Star Wars
Dress your child in a white hooded bathrobe. Then, create ears out of green fabric to turn him into an adorable Yoda!
Submitted by: dythia_99
Little Bo Peep and Her Sheep
A bright pink bonnet and dress make the Little Bo Peep costume pop. To create the sheep costume, sew a jumpsuit out of fuzzy fabric and attach floppy ears.
Submitted by: jaynamccauley
Tinker Bell from Peter Pan
Use bright green tulle and satin fabric to create this beautiful Tinker Bell costume.
Submitted by: Heather.Bomhower1
Paint black zigzags on a yellow shirt to create this super simple Charlie Brown costume.
Submitted by: jnelz76
Fashion a black vest, red shorts, and a yellow hat out of felt to make this simple Pinocchio costume. Top it off with an oversize blue bow tie!
Submitted by: neska68
Wizard of Oz Scarecrow
Create this Wizard of Oz classic with face paint, a floppy hat, and some straw!
Submitted by: jenny628
A red wig made out of rope makes this costume genuine.
Submitted by: chickey51
Sleeping Beauty Fairies
These adorable costumes were made from a 1970s pattern found on eBay.
Submitted by: Christine48
Lifted from the pages of the fairy tale The Three Billy Goats Gruff, this little troll is too cute to hide under a bridge!
Submitted by: wimpy1010
Goldilocks and the Three Bears
This fairy tale-inspired costume is perfect for a set of siblings!
Submitted by kathycrowder4
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