We’re just over a week out from Halloween, which means most parents are busy googling ‘easiest DIY costumes’ (just us?) and wondering how they can turn last year’s cape and animal slippers into a passable costume for this year.
But for parents with toddlers or babies, Halloween costume ideas can be even more challenging to conjure up.
Thankfully, some clever mums have come up with some hilarious and Instagram-worthy costumes to inspire you.
While kids at this age may be too young to fully appreciate the comedic brilliance behind creating matching Wayne’s World costumes for them, that doesn’t mean you can’t.
From Princess Leia to a taco, here are 13 of the best Halloween costume ideas for young kids.
Movie and TV character costumes
Back to the Future
Recreate Back to the Future duo Marty McFly and Doc Brown with a red puffer vest and white wig. Major props to this mum for going the extra mile and making a DIY DeLorean time machine.