Does your pet dress up every Halloween? So does mine! If you want to make their costume this year, check out this collection of over 20 DIY pet costumes.
I have two dogs, and they like to dress up. Okay, let me strike that – I like to dress them up. But I can say at this point that my dogs are used to dressing up, because it’s a requirement of living in my household. this year Roxie is going to be a mermaid and Yoshi is going to be a cowgirl.
I didn’t make their costumes, but now I’m thinking I should have. There are so many cute options and I can make them be anything I want!
If you are thinking of making a costume for your little furry friend, here are 20+ unique DIY pet costumes you’ll want to see. Scroll down to see them. Now tell me, what is your pet going to be this Halloween?
DIY Pet Costumes
If you would like to dress up your pet for Halloween this year, you are sure to find at least one idea here in this list of 20+ DIY pet costumes. There is something for big dogs, little dogs, owners who can't sew, and last minute costume makers.
This Halloween piñata costume for a dog was so easy to create! It was made with a pet shirt and felt. Simple and unique!
Zouwu Lion's Mane
This "Fantastic Beast" has a mane that lights up. So cool! If you like flashy DIY dog costumes, this one's for you.
It only takes 30 minutes to put together this super cute gnome costume for your pet!
I am in love with this DIY pet costume. The taco details are awesome! For those who love Mexican food, this is such a fun idea.
All you need for this simple dog Halloween costume is a doggy tee, a bunch of felt, and a glue gun! So easy to make and cute as can be.
Prom King and Queen
The dress and suit for these costumes were purchased, but the accessories are DIY. Your little furry guy and gal are going to love going to prom!
No Sew Eowk
Fabric, twine and scissors are all you need to make this adorable no-sew costume. If your fur baby already as the face of an Ewok, this Star Wars pet costume is perfect.
Not only is this dog costume hilarious, but it’s eco-friendly!
Lady Gaga’s real meat costume has nothing on this faux meat costume made from fleece, felt and paint.
The message is hilarious but true – make this factory costume for your canine using a cardboard box and construction paper.
This is an easy and cheap idea for a Beanie Baby pet costume. Get the free svg files on this blog post. Even finicky pets won't mind this costume.
Dress your dog up like Harry, and he’s all ready to defend you from He Who Shall Not Be Named (don’t you love the pipe cleaner glasses??).
This little dog looks just as sweet as the original treat, and this costume is very easy to make.
You know your pet is as pretty as a flower – make sure everyone else knows it by crocheting this bright collar.
Inspired by a viral video, this spider costume is nice because it doesn't require any sewing!
This was designed for a very small dog, but there are suggestions for making it for other dogs as well.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle
Look at this hero in a half shell! This is really an easy DIY pet costume to put together. And if you've got more than one pet, you can have multiple turtles.
Great White Shark
No need for a sewing machine for this one. Just a hot glue gun and some creativity! Your happy pet will look so dangerous in their shark costume.
Okay, those pipe cleaners for the tail are so cute! I love that this unicorn pet costume even comes with a horn.
Dress your dog up as a race horse and your child could be the jockey!
Pumpkin Spice Latte
More like a Pupkin Spice Latte! This is adorable. I love the lid cap.
With less than $5 you can make this cute and comfy Star Wars pet costume for your cat. I had to get at least one cat costume in here, and Chewbacca is perfect.
If you enjoyed these DIY pet costumes for Halloween, I’d love for you to check out these other ideas:
Monday 7th of October 2013
I can't get enough of these pet costumes! I love your site.