When it comes to Halloween costumes, your sidekick is a total original. And if it’s a DIY-er you get to make together, even better. That’s why we’ve rounded up some only-in-Seattle ideas that’ll guarantee a standout showing for your little boo-dy this year. Flip through the gallery to find your inspiration!

The Gum Wall

It’s quite possibly our city’s grossest attraction. Maybe that’s why kids love it so much! Recreate the infamous gum wall with some cardboard, tons of gum (or tissue paper) and some creative know-how to make an impression (or leave one anyway) in the ‘hood this year.

photo: Josh Grenier via Flickr

What is your little one going to be this Halloween? Does he or she have an only-in-Seattle Halloween costume picked out? Share a pic or tell us about it in the comments below!

— Allison Sutcliffe