10 DIY Halloween Costume Ideas {Living Creative Thursday}

10 Easy homemade Halloween Costumes featured on Living Creative Thursday by LivingLocurto.com

It’s Living Creative Thursday where we share creative ideas, meet others in the blogging community and get inspired!

I’m excited to feature some FUN ideas from last week’s “DIY Halloween Costumes” theme! I love homemade costumes and when I asked you to share your ideas… I was wowed by the adorable costumes shared over on my Facebook page! I hope you enjoy these 10 Homemade Halloween Costume ideas. Thanks to everyone who shared their creative ideas!

Today’s Living Creative Theme is “Fall Party Ideas”. Since we are finally having fall weather here in Texas, I can’t wait to get some inspiration from your creative ideas and feature some here next week!

Living Creative Thursday Themes

  • October 17 – Fall Party Ideas
  • October 24 – Best of Halloween
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Today’s #LivingCreative Thursday theme is “FALL PARTY IDEAS“.

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Enjoy these fun DIY Halloween Costume Ideas from last week’s #LivingCreative Thursday…

Learn how to make a DIY Mr. & Mrs. Potato Halloween Costume from Seven Thirty Three. This idea would be perfect for a Toy Story family costume!

Learn how to make a DIY Mr. & Mrs. Potato Halloween Costume from Seven Thirty Three.  featured on LivingLocurto.com


Christy from Thrifty and Thriving made an adorable Candy Vending Machine Costume. This cracks me up!

Thrifty and Thriving made an adorable Candy Vending Machine Costume.  featured on LivingLocurto.com


I bought my kids a Statue of Liberty foam crown the last time I was in New York, now I want to create a costume around it like Shannon from Milk & Cuddles did for her daughter. Love this DIY Statue of Liberty Costume!

DIY Statue of Liberty Costume by Milk & Cuddles.  featured on LivingLocurto.com


Make a hilarious Octopus Halloween Costume created by Mariah from Giggles & Galore. This is awesome!

Octopus Halloween Costume created by Mariah from Giggles & Galore -  featured on LivingLocurto.com


Angela Hollin shared her human Piñata Halloween Costume she made with a lot of felt and hot glue for her daughter. This is fantastic!

Kid Pinata Halloween Costume featured on Living Creative Thursday at LivingLocurto.com


How fun is this Chinese Take Out Box Costume by Milk & Cuddles?

How fun is this Chinese Take Out Box Costume by Milk & Cuddles?


My mind is going wild with all of the Funny Hashtags we could do for Halloween costumes. Thanks to the fun inspiration by Heidi at Parties for Pennies!

Hashtag DIY Halloween costume by Heidi at Parties for Pennies.


This Super Mom Costume by Thuy is hilarious and super simple to create!

This Super Mom Costume is hilarious and super simple to create!


There is nothing sweeter than a Gingerbread Cookie Costume!! Love this idea that Susan from Chocolate Cake Moments made for her daughter. She went dressed as the baker. Very cute!

Gingerbread Cookie Costume by Chocolate Cake Moments. Featured on LivingLocurto.com


I had to share my Diary of  a Wimpy Kid Family Halloween Costume we did very last minute last year! It’s super easy and all you need is pen, paper and some white t-shirts.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid Halloween Family Costumes LivingLocurto.com

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About Amy Locurto

Amy is a creative mom of two and graphic designer. When she's not working on Living Locurto, she's busy designing Printable Party Supplies and working on I Heart Faces, her photography blog. Find Amy on Facebook, Google+, Pinterest, and Instagram.


  1. ” Great costume! You should submit it to http://hauntedknoll.org

  2. such creativity!

  3. Thanks Amy for featuring my daughter’s Gingerbread Cookie Costume. I need quick costume for a party tomorrow night that I was just invited to and I’m going to use the Hashtag idea.

  4. Thanks so much for the Feature Amy! Love all these great ideas.

  5. #Thanksforincludingmyhashtagcostume 🙂 <3 Heidi from Parties for Pennies

  6. Thanks for the feature Amy! You are always too good to me. 🙂

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