If the thought of buying a pre-made costume makes you squirm, you’re going to love these new Halloween costume kits from KiwiCo. The newest lineup of DIY costumes contains six magical and creative projects that are not only a fun costume but also a perfect way to spend time with your kiddos.
Check out this adorable line-up of DIY Halloween costume with fun lessons in science and nature built right in.
Glowing Horn Unicorn
Get ready to harness some magic with this fab DIY unicorn costume ($30) that comes with all the supplies to make a mane, snout and even a horn that glows! Craft items include felt, shiny sheets and lights to make your horn glow, with a rainbow tail and mane to match. Not only that, kiddos can read about animals that continueto inspire unicorn lore as well as the science behind iridescence.
Light-Up Space Alien & Ship
Get ready for a costume that's definitely out of this world when you and the kiddos construct this light-up alien space costume ($35). While you're building your light-up UFO, windshield, glowing windows and cloth rocket fire, your kids will also learn about how rockets launch and science's ever-present search for alien lifeforms.
Light-Up Wings Costume
Give your fairy a lesson in iridescence and electroluminescence while making these adorable light-up wings ($30). You'll find fun supplies like felt shapes, shiny sheets and EL wires for giving your little one's costume that extra special glow.
Glowing Wand & Crown
What princess or fairy costume look is complete without a beautiful wand and crown ($20)? Make your own light-up wand with this kit that contains iridescent inserts and lights, as well as articles about minerals and the science of light refraction.
Chomping Mechanical Dinosaur
ROAR! This chomping mechanical dinosaur ($30) and matching claws costume kit is fab! It has everything you need to make a head and felt jaw that opens and shuts with a string. Your little builder will also learn all about hinges, rotary motion and fossil searching!
Crown, Glowing Wings & Wand Costume Pack
This set comes with TWO costume-crafting kits with supplies for building glowing wand, glimmering crown and a pair of light-up wings ($45)! Little crafters will learn all about learn about minerals and light refraction, in addition to iridescence and electroluminescence.
Get ready to click “preorder” because these new products start shipping mid-September!
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