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Quick, easy, and cheap last minute Halloween costumes for kids

Need quick, easy, and cheap last minute Halloween costumes for kids? This compilation of some of my past Halloween costume articles could help.

With these, look no further than your own home. Here are three quick, easy, and affordable last minute Halloween costumes for kids.

Quick, easy, and cheap last minute Halloween costumes for kids: cowboy or cowgirl Your 10 year old is yelling from the second floor. Apparently the costume she picked out is not what she thought and she does not want to wear it to school. She thinks everyone will laugh. What do you do now? How about making her a quick, easy, ultra-affordable costume? How are you going to do that when she has to be at school in less than an hour? Easy. This simple cowboy or cowgirl costume can be made by using your child's own clothes and just a few accessories that are probably around the house. Click here to read more

Quick, easy, and cheap last minute Halloween costumes for kids: clown Unprepared for an unplanned, last minute Halloween party? Maybe your budget cannot fit in a costume this year. Perhaps you had decided not to dress up this year. Then, at the last second, you changed your mind and there are no good Halloween costumes left in the stores. Maybe your kids changed their minds - again - and what they want is no longer in the costume store. Whatever your reason, this quick and easy last minute clown costume could be your answer. Click here to read more.

Quick, easy, and cheap last minute Halloween costumes for kids: Native American Indian girl It's Halloween already and you still have no clue what to put on your little girl. By the time you both had come to an agreement, the costumes were cleaned out of the stores. Now what do you do? There's no time to sew a costume and even if there was, the stores are all out of the good fabric. The stores that do still have costumes only have the expensive ones left. You need an affordable costume. Don't worry. Here's an easy last minute Native American Indian Girl costume that you and your kids can make together fairly quickly. Click here to read more.

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  • Anna Sanclement-Ft Lauderdale Science News Examine 5 years ago

    Good tips, I love the pumpkins!!

  • Victoria Miller Philadelphia Childrens TV Examiner 5 years ago

    Great ideas for quick costumes!

  • Charlotte Kuchinsky, Norfolk Beauty Education Exam 5 years ago

    Excellent and timely information.

  • CJMathis-Portland-Getaways-Examiner 5 years ago

    Great ideas for last minute costumes.

  • Lisa Carey-Houston Family Examiner 5 years ago

    Cowboy or cowgirl has been a long standing last minute back up in our house - after all my oldest is 21 :)

  • Emylou Lewis 5 years ago

    Thanks for writing this for last minute folks like me. LOL!

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  • bmalone, Indianapolis Homeschool Examiner 5 years ago

    We came up with a last minute idea for our dtr. this week. The Progressive Insurance girl, Flo..all dressed in white with big blue Progressive banner on her white apron. It cost the price of a blue Sharpier marker..:)

  • 5 years ago

    Great article, I really loved the Native American Indian girl.