If you’re looking for costume ideas more unique than what you’ll find at Target or on Amazon, may we suggest Etsy? Not only will you get a quality kids’ Halloween costume, but you can find everything from Halloween costumes for 9-year-olds to dinosaur costumes and even some of the most popular Halloween costumes of the year. We’ve searched the marketplace and found 14 adorable costumes for kids, scroll down to see them all.
Thinking about doing a Little Red Riding Hood theme this year? This beautiful grey wolf costume can be bought as an entire outfit or you can go with the furry hood and tail and add matching pajamas or pants and a shirt yourself.
Sizes: 18 mo-10 yrs
Buy it here, $60.
Your brave princess will love dressing up like Merida this Halloween. This handmade costume is made with non-itchy fabric and comes with the accessories you see.
Buy it here, $44.99.
Ketchup & Mustard
This adorable duo would work perfectly for twins, besties, or even siblings of different ages, as the sizes range from infant to teen. You can opt to buy the shirt on its own (there’s also a relish shirt), or go for the whole costume. Sizes range from newborn - 18Y.
Buy it here, $17.99 for the shirt along, $35.99 for the costume.
This handmade lion’s mane is perfect for any toddler or preschool kid who’s having a Lion King moment or any group looking to recreate the crew from The Wizard of Oz. While this doesn’t come with the top or leggings, you can get that made to order by clicking here, or check out a company like Primary, which offers basic colored clothing.
Buy it here, $29.99.
Chef's Jacket & Hat
Not only are there several different colors to choose from, but you can have this costume customized as well. Maybe your tot is going at Chef Louie from The Little Mermaid, or maybe your grade school kid worships the Food Network. Either way, this is a fun costume idea that will get play well after Halloween is over. Sizes range from 2T - 14Y.
Buy it here, $44.95.
The Mistress of All Evil would approve of this Halloween costume for kids. You can start with the cape and add on other things like the horns and dress for an added cost. Sizes range from 2T - 12Y.
Buy it here, $55 and up.
This sweet sweatshirt comes in black or white, and sizes range from baby to adult, which makes it easy to create a Game of Thrones, Mother of Dragons costume. Plus, it’s super comfy, so little ones won’t be pulling or complaining about itchy sequins or polyester. Sizes range from 1T to adult.
Buy it here, $39.99 & up.
Disney’s classic film is always a popular family costume idea and this Peter Pan costume will get you started. It comes with cotton/lycra leggings, tunic and a felt hat, and sizes range from newborn - 10Y.
Buy it here, $49.99.
Quite possibly the cutest ghost costume we’ve seen in a while, your kid will stay warm if it’s a cold night this year. Made from fleece, all you have to do is dress your little one in black and boom! Halloween is done. Sizes range from 6 months - 8Y.
Buy it here, $39.95.
A Good Witch
A gorgeous version of a classic kids’ Halloween costume, you’ll get the bodice, tulle skirt and hat. We can see this being a popular addition to your kids’ dress-up bin! Sizes range from newborn to 9Y.
Buy it here, $65.70.
Who doesn’t love Charlie Brown and the Peanuts gang? This simple shirt needs only to be paired with pants and a little curl drawn on the forehead, and is especially cute on a bald baby. Throw in a Snoopy costume, and you’re ready to go. Sizes range from newborn to 6T.
Buy it here, $22.
Health Care Worker
Salute the health care workers who have been on the front line of the pandemic with a set of scrubs. You can have it customized, and there are several colors to choose from. Sizes range from 2T - 16Y.
Buy it here, $26.95.
One of literature's most beloved protagonists comes to life with the adorable Madeline costume. You can opt to buy the dress only, or buy the dress and hat as a combo.
Sizes: 6 months-8Y
Buy it here, $20 & up.
Dress your toddler in an adorable felt version of The Child. The gown has easy on/off straps and the ears are made with wires so they'll stand up!
Buy it here, $35 & up.
All images courtesy shop owners.
Editor’s note: At the time of publication, all items were available for purchase.