There’s nothing quite like watching your kids join the costume parade on the big night. And so, to inspire major creativity in parents everywhere this Halloween, we collected 15 of the most jaw-dropping, fun DIY costume ideas that anyone—from Martha’s protege to the totally last-minute types—can tackle. Check ‘em out in the slideshow below.

A Piece of Flair

Adorning jackets, bags, shoes and just about everything else with flair has made a comeback in a big way. This adorable idea from A Subtle Revelry is super-easy to replicate (only six supplies needed!), and totally on trend. Find the tutorial over at A Subtle Revelry.

photo: Erin Holland via ©A Subtle Revelry


Will you try to make any of these cool costumes? Share with us in a Comment below! 

— Gabby Cullen