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DIY Animal Costume Ideas for Halloween (EASY!)

Animal costumes are easy to make homemade for Halloween.  You can get sweats at Walmart for $3-$5 each piece, or check your thrift store for solid color clothing you can use. Sweats will keep your kids warm while trick-or-treating, too. … Continue reading

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Sunday Only: Save 20% Plus Free Shipping on EVERYTHING at The Children’s Place

Chick Costume Reg. price: $24.95 Sale price: $18.71 After coupon code: $14.97 + FREE Shipping Their clearance deals weren’t too spectacular, but they are currently offering 25% off select costumes in the Halloween shop. Pair that with the coupon codes … Continue reading

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Target.com: Save 75% on Halloween Costumes

Halloween may seem like a long time from now, but by shopping early you can save BIG.  There is a wide selection of costumes for kids and adults up to 75% off on Target.com right now.  These would also be … Continue reading

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Frugal Halloween Costume Ideas Under $10

Frugal Halloween Costume Ideas Under $10 In this video, I’ll give you some simple suggestions on how to create frugal, homemade Halloween costumes from things you likely have at home already.  Let us know what costumes YOU have created from … Continue reading

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Homemade Costume Idea: Bag of Jelly Beans

Homemade Costume Idea:  Bag of Jelly Beans Use a clear garbage bag (upside down, making neck and arm holes) for the bag of jelly beans.  Fill the bag with small colored balloons, and cinched at the bottom.

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Homemade Costume Idea: Spider

Homemade Costume Idea: Spider Make the spider’s legs with by cutting off the legs of an old pair of black tights.  Fill with fiberfill or newspaper, and attach to sweatshirt with safety pins.  Create the joints in the legs by … Continue reading

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Homemade Costume Idea: Scarecrow

Homemade Costume Idea:  Scarecrow This costume is cute by itself or with other costumes in the Wizard of Oz theme.  Start with a pair of overalls and a flannel or plaid shirt.  Use fabric scraps cut into squares for patches.  … Continue reading

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Homemade Costume Idea: Ladybug

Homemade Costume Idea: Ladybug Start with a pair of black leggings and long-sleeve t-shirt for this one.  Pair with a red vest, or cut the sleeves off a red shirt to use as the ladybug’s body.   Cut circles out … Continue reading

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Homemade Halloween Costume Idea: Bunch of Grapes

Homemade Halloween Costume Idea:  Bunch of Grapes For this frugal “bunch of grapes” Halloween costume, I used a purple sleeper (you could also use a purple sweatsuit) along with balloons and artificial greenery.   Using small safety pins, attach around 15-20 … Continue reading

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Homemade Costume Idea: Dalmatian

Homemade Costume Idea: Dalmatian Purchase white sweatpants and white hooded sweatshirt or plain white sweatshirt without a hood. Buy black felt and cut out dalmatian spots. Sew spots loosely onto sweats, or simply use school glue to adhere them to … Continue reading

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