Sewing Tutorials: 10 DIY Halloween Costumes for Kids

As Halloween approaches, this year we are beginning to get ready for some alternative COVID-safe festivities. And of course, regardless of global pandemics, Halloween means dressing up. So here follows a collection of DIY costume tutorials, suitable of all levels of sewing, and ranging from the spooky to the darn right cute. Enjoy!

If you want to keep it really simple, take a look at this DIY ghost costume by Press Print Party.

Or these lovely bat wings by My Poppet Makes.

For something a bit different, try this mermaid outfit by Petit a Petit for The Sewing Rabbit.

Or this beautiful butterfly by Buggy and Buddy.

For a creative add-on to an existing costume, you might like this witches hat tutorial by Delia Creates.

Or this great dinosaur tail on the Create and Craft blog.

Or how about this fabulous vampire cape by Creative Mommas.

Something for the whole family! Check out this Yip Yip tutorial by Homemade Heather.

And lets not forget the real littlies in the family. Take a look at these Halloween onesies from Project Nursery.

And whilst it may not be especially spooky, this strawberry costume by Spot of Tea Designs is beyond cute!

And if sewing is a hobby you love, please do sign up for my Creative Sewing Challenge. You’ll receive a prompt each month to inspire your sewing, along with regular ideas and tutorials tied to each theme. Its free, fun, and open to anyone. Find out more here or sign up below.

Happy Halloween everyone!