children's book-inspired halloween costumes

October 5, 2010

I love costumes and these book-inspired ones caught my eye! I thought I'd share them with you in case you needed some Halloween costume inspiration!

Cat in the Hat with Thing 1 and Thing 2?! I think the girls and I might need to be this for next year!

Chicka-Chicka Boom Boom Costume Pattern and Instructions from

(This is just adorable, I think!)
Tutorial for Cinderella Tutu from Crafterhours via Samster Mommy

Any of a number of literary owls such as Sam: DIY owl costume instructions
Sam and Gus Light Up the Night! (Bright & Early Playtime Books)

Put Me in the Zoo (I can read it all by myself' Beginner Books)
And we can't forget Madeline...

Child Deluxe Madeline Costume

What about you? Do you have any fun book-inspired costume ideas to share? 


Jenny said...

Cute! I love those tutus!

Brimful Curiosities said...

My daughter wants to be ladybug girl!

Lindsey said...

I looove the Where the Wild Things Are costume! Love love love! When I was a kid I wanted to be Pippi Longstocking with wire in my pigtails. :)

The Activity Mom said...

so cute! love the chicka chicka costume. going to share these over at our blog frog community, mom loop! thanks!

Love and Lollipops said...

Hi!! I just wrote a "Dress-up" post sharing a Gingerbread Man costume!

Christianne @ Little Page Turners said...

We're doing Little Red Riding Hood and Little Miss Muffet this year! :)

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