FamilyFun Halloween Costumes 2014

Our 6 easy costumes all start with a hoodie -- and can be turned back into plain sweatshirts after the holiday.

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Friendly Frog and Shocking Shark

Photograph by Emmet Malmstrom

Friendly Frog and Shocking Shark

Friendly Frog: Simple craft foam shoe covers and oversize eyes transform your child into a prince of an amphibian.

Shocking Shark: Wearing a hoodie with face-framing teeth and a standing dorsal fin, your child will love swimming house to house in search of his favorite prey (fun-size candy bars).

Originally published in the October 2014 issue of FamilyFun magazine.

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Outgoing Owl

Photograph by Emmet Malmstrom

Outgoing Owl

Scalloped fleece shapes create a fluffy, feathered silhouette with a minimal amount of cutting.

Originally published in the October 2014 issue of FamilyFun magazine.

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Fantastic Fox

Photograph by Emmet Malmstrom

Fantastic Fox

Our costume's no-sew tail gets its shape from a hidden wire hanger. Complete the foxy finery with black gloves and boots.

Originally published in the October 2014 issue of FamilyFun magazine.

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Super Spider

Photograph by Emmet Malmstrom

Super Spider

This leggy look is created by duct-taping stuffed socks to a backpack -- which can be used to collect candy. Be sure to add plenty of Styrofoam ball eyes in creepy colors.

Originally published in the October 2014 issue of FamilyFun magazine.

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Spider Hoodie

Turn a black hoodie into a creepy, leggy spider with our easy costume directions!

Originally published in the October 2014 issue of FamilyFun magazine.

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Beautiful Bat

Photograph by Emmet Malmstrom

Beautiful Bat

A no-sew felt poncho forms the wings for this fierce creature of the night.

Originally published in the October 2014 issue of FamilyFun magazine.