by Katrina - The Organised Housewife

Did someone say Halloween? Here are some kids and family Halloween costume ideas so everyone can have a SPOOK-TACULAR time trick or treating! 

Halloween is fast approaching! Whether you want to be too-cute-to spook or the a Hallow-queen, make it a eerie-sistible evening with a great costume! We’ve put together some Halloween costume ideas for your kids that are adorable, easy to make and perfect for trick or treating – there are also ideas for themed family costumes!

Mad scientist

This halloween, use bits and pieces lying around the house, including one of Dad’s white shirts and a measuring cup, to create a mad scientist costume!


Bring your little mermaid to life with cupcake liners, ribbon and a blue recycling bag! Top it all off with a shiny crown and your little one will be channeling Ariel in no time!

Little Mouse

This children’s book about a hungry little mouse – what’s more darling than a mouse in overalls and cookies!

Pop it fidget

How cute is this! Pop It fidget sensory toys are all the rage right now and the kids are crazy them!

Gingham Witch

These cute witch costumes will have your little ones casting some serious spells on Halloween night!

Family Mummy Costumes

Dress the whole family in theme – this mummy idea is so easy! Grab a few bed sheets and old t-shirts and you’re on your way!

Super Mario Family

A great last minute costume idea – these Super Mario halloween costumes will be a hit for trick or treating!


Grab a striped t-shirt and black denim jeans and black boots for this simple pirate costume!


Halloween is just around the corner. I’ve put together some great Halloween costume ideas below that are super easy for you to create at home, with options suitable for teeny bubs right through to school aged kids! Continue Reading

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