Little things in life are quite as exciting as dressing your baby up in weird and wonderful costumes for Halloween, with little to no resistance.
When babies are small, you call the shots and will be the deciding factor for at least the next few years, whether they’re a miniature lamb or a baby ghost.
If this is their first Halloween, you’ll want to make it special by giving them an outfit worthy of the family photo album.
This outfit choice may also come back to haunt your child later in their lives, but hey – we did tell you so.
We’ve rounded up some of the spookiest, cutest and best Halloween costume ideas for babies below.
Best Halloween costumes for babies
1. Little Chewbacca
From the much loved Star Wars franchise, comes this Chewie costume that is almost to adorable for words.
The outfit comes complete with the furry jumpsuit, matching headpiece and booties, as well as the complimentary sash/pouch.
If you’re stuck for ideas on what to dress your little one up in for Halloween, this sort of spooky but super cute costume is a great one to consider.
Suitable for babies aged 6 – 12 months.
Price: £40.99, Halloween costumes – buy here now
2. Little Skeleton
Halloween appropriate without all of the fuss!
This spooky little romper has a skeleton print, perfect for Halloween or other fancy dress parties.
The great thing about this costume is there isn’t loads of little accessories to complete the outfit – simply slip on and go!
Suitable for babies aged 0 – 3 months, this item also comes available as a white baby grow with black skeletal print.
Price: £23, Not on the high street – buy here now
3. Little Dragon
Dragons are usually quite scary creatures, but this dragon will be extra cute with your little darling wrapped up inside!
The costume is an all in one jumpsuit, with no extra bits required to complete the look – perfect for small wriggly babies.
The suit has snap on and off buttons, making it convenient to change nappies and to take your baby out comfortably.
The costume comes in sizes suitable for 6 – 24 month olds.
Price: £19.99, Amazon – buy here now
4. Little Bat
This costume is Halloween-ready and pretty darn cute too! Your baby will be the sweetest bat there ever was.
The colourful bat costume comes complete with purple wings and some spooky fangs on the head gear – just add baby.
There are four different size options for this costume, suitable for little ones from 0 – 2 years.
Price: £19.99, Fancy dress – buy here now
5. Little Devil
Your little one is sure to feel right at home at any Halloween party with this brilliant, red devil costume.
This costume comes complete with the jumpsuit, pointy devil tail and furry hat to transform your little monster into a little devil for the occasion.
Suitable for ages 6 – 12 months.
Price: £6.49, Party delights – buy here now
6. Little Frankenstein
Now here’s a little monster you wont mind taking home with you.
Frankenstein has never looked so adorable, we’re sure this costume will make your baby the cutest monster at the Halloween party.
This costume is suitable for children aged 1 years old.
Price: £13.99, Fancy dress ball – buy here now
7. Little Pumpkin
Your little pumpkin can finally be just that, this adorable costume with pumpkin design, will transform any baby into a Halloween superstar.
Popper fastenings on this costume make it easy to dress and change your baby when the time comes and also has a toe safe design, to reduce small threads wrapping around their little toes.
Suitable for newborns right up until 18 months old.
Price: £10.50, Mothercare – buy here now
8. Little Ghost
This simple and low maintenance outfit is great if you don’t want to make too much of a fuss.
The light hearted, print ghost motif is Halloween appropriate and comes in sizes for newborns to two year olds.
Team with a white hat and white booties to take the outfit to spook-ready.
Price: £9.99, Ebay – buy here now
9. Little Cat
This three-piece outfit is comes with everything you need to turn your little miss into a cute cat for Halloween, pur-fect.
The long sleeved jumpsuit has popper fastenings for easy changing and there’s a black tutu attached for extra frill-factor.
A matching headband and long socks come included in the pack and complete the final look of this outfit.
Suitable from birth to 24 months old.
Price: £8.50, TU (Sainsburys) – buy here now
10. Little Bitsy Spider
We’re not sure it’ll completely cure your fear of spiders, but this is at least one way you’ll be able to bare one.
This little spider costume comes complete with everything you’ll need to turn your baby into an eight-legged critter. The jumpsuit has skid resistant feet for when they decide to walk, or run away.
Perfect for children aged 6 – 18 months.
Price: £24.99, Amazon – buy here now
11. Little Mummy
Get wrapped up in the Halloween spirit with this adorable unisex costume suitable for your little one.
Emblazoned on the front of this costume is a heart with the words ‘I love my mummy’ on the front – a cute play on words.
The costume has cut edges on the sleeves and around the head gear, giving the impression of unwrapped bandages.
Suitable for 0 – 24 month olds.
Price: £19.99, Fancy dress – buy here now
12. Little Martian
If there’s anything cuter than a baby dressed up as a one-eyed, green Martian – we haven’t seen it.
Perfect for that Halloween party you have coming up or for general fancy dress, this little monster suit will have your baby best dressed for the occasion.
This costume comes in sizes suitable for 6 – 18 months.
Price: £39.99, Funi delia – buy here now
13. Little Vampire
Why not have a mini Dracula for Halloween this year? This outfit is affordable and obviously very adorable.
The two-piece number is 100% cotton and comes with a detachable cape to add some spooky flair to the outfit.
It comes five available size ranges and is suitable for babies form birth until 18 months old.
Price: £7, Asda – buy here now