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17 Mind-Blowingly Cute And Simple Halloween Costumes For Kids

Because busy parents have enough stuff to do.

1. Pineapple (or Standard Apple)

Would wear any day of the year, TBH. Here's how to make it.
deliacreates.com

Would wear any day of the year, TBH. Here's how to make it.

2. "Teenage" Mutant Ninja Turtle

Looks so cozy, you'll want to dress as Leonardo. Find out how here.
anightowlblog.com

Looks so cozy, you'll want to dress as Leonardo. Find out how here.

3. Spider Web

Check out the spookily simple tutorial here.
deliacreates.com

Check out the spookily simple tutorial here.

4. Glow-in-the-Dark Skeleton

Creepy and easy to keep track of while trick-or-treating in the dark. Learn how to make it here.
artfulparent.com

Creepy and easy to keep track of while trick-or-treating in the dark. Learn how to make it here.

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5. Mac 'n' Cheese

Everybody's favorite. Learn how to make it here.
diynetwork.com

Everybody's favorite. Learn how to make it here.

6. Pizza

Everybody's other favorite. Learn how to make it here.
u-createcrafts.com

Everybody's other favorite. Learn how to make it here.

7. Leaf Pile

Bonus: Great for hiding in the bushes and giving big siblings a little fright. Get the full tutorial here.
moomama.com

Bonus: Great for hiding in the bushes and giving big siblings a little fright. Get the full tutorial here.

8. Rubik's Cube

Making this costume > unscrambling an actual cube. Here's how to do it.
designmom.com

Making this costume > unscrambling an actual cube. Here's how to do it.

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9. Slurpee

Blue-and-white-striped fabric will give you a head start — or if you're really short on time, the tulle and pool noodle could make for a great cotton candy look. Here's how to make it.
costume-works.com

Blue-and-white-striped fabric will give you a head start — or if you're really short on time, the tulle and pool noodle could make for a great cotton candy look. Here's how to make it.

10. Lego

Cute, and a lot less dangerous than the ones all over your floor. Here's how to build it.
crystalandcomp.com

Cute, and a lot less dangerous than the ones all over your floor. Here's how to build it.

11. Baby Candy Corn

Sweet! Learn how to make it here.
themomcreative.com

Sweet! Learn how to make it here.

12. Piñata

Consider the resulting candy an accessory. Watch the full tutorial here.
youtube.com

Consider the resulting candy an accessory. Watch the full tutorial here.

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13. Scuba Diver

Would go great with that shark costume you've got planned for yourself. Learn how to make it here.
delineateyourdwelling.com

Would go great with that shark costume you've got planned for yourself. Learn how to make it here.

14. Bee

Bzzzzz! Full tutorial here.
gingersnapcrafts.com

Bzzzzz! Full tutorial here.

15. Fox

Get sly without sewing. Ears tutorial here, tail here.
bitsfashion.blogspot.com

Get sly without sewing. Ears tutorial here, tail here.

16. Siri

OK, so the tutorial is for an iPhone costume. Still, a clever kid of speaking age could give some great Siri-like answers.
rookiemoms.com

OK, so the tutorial is for an iPhone costume. Still, a clever kid of speaking age could give some great Siri-like answers.

17. Dinosaur

Give your little monster an appropriate uniform. Find out how here.
gingersnapcrafts.com

Give your little monster an appropriate uniform. Find out how here.

Craft on, busy parents. Craft on.

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