Costume Gallery

There's nothing cuter than a kid dressed up for Halloween! We'll help you find the perfect duds for your little ghost, goblin, or superhero this Halloween with our gallery of costume ideas for every age. Browse handmade costume ideas and fun new takes on old classics as well as our editors' favorite store-bought outfits.

Make a Ringmaster Coat Costume

Upcycle a plain sweatshirt into a kid's coat that's ready to take center stage!

Make a Clown Collar Costume

This vintage-inspired collar is a great addition to baby's clown costume-and that's no joke!

Make a Butterfly Tutu Costume

Don't be scared by all of the layers-it's super easy to make this too-cute skirt.

Make a Butterfly Costume for Baby

Dress-up will be a flutter of fun with this winged outfit seen on the cover of American Baby.

Our Favorite Halloween Costumes

You can't get much cuter than a child in costume. Case in point are these fantastic outfits, which will delight your tot and everyone along your trick-or-treat route. Be sure to snap photos -- these dapper disguises will make happy memories for years to come.

Spider Hoodie

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

How to Paint a Tiger Mask

Here's how to paint your kiddo into a tiger! Follow our step-by-step face painting tutorial to learn how to create this cat masterpiece.

Kids' Favorite Halloween Costumes

Kids describe their most memorable Halloween get-ups and their dress-up plans for trick-or-treating this year.

Mom Makes Adorable Pop Culture Costumes for Her Twins--and Then Gives Them Away!

This impressive mama creates costumes for her 8-month-old girls every day. Psst... how does she find the time?!?