Add a basic cardboard container to a store-bought getup for a one-of-a-kind costume.
The Big Cheese
This clever idea comes from Chicago mom Megan Jeyifo, who dressed her twins as President and VP last year! Costume your tot (and one of her pals) in a pint-size suit or a crisp cardigan, and use cardboard boxes to disguise their carriers as podiums. Extra credit for parents who take on Secret Service duties; Nautica Baby Boys’ 4-Piece Poplin Jacket, Pants, Shirt & Tie Set, $80