17 Babies In Halloween Costumes, Because Infants Make The Cutest Pumpkins, Dinosaurs, Owls, And More

Get ready to ooh and ahh, because it's just about time for the parade of cuteness that is adorable babies dressed up in Halloween costumes. Whether moms and dads buy costumes or DIY them, take their kiddies trick-or-treating or just dress them up to take pictures and post them on Instagram, I say thank you, everyone, for making it happen.

And with that, here's a little Halloween inspiration — for those who have kids and those who just appreciate the cuter things in life.

Image: T.J. Maxx and Marshalls

Flamingo baby

Picture perfect, this little lady is, in a super-creative flamingo getup.

Image: Elise Joy

Sushi roll

That sushi-roll belly is all kinds of yummy.

Sushi roll onesie and hat, (set) $58, etsy.com

Cuddle bug

It doesn’t get much sweeter than this snug-as-a-bug newborn.

Crochet caterpillar hat, $26, etsy.com

Bzzzy bee

Bumblebee ensemble, topped with an antenna cap via a DIY from Delia Creates.

Image: Delia Creates

Pumpkin face

The classic munchkin in a pumpkin patch.

Image: Eva Ho/Flickr

Floppy-eared elephant

Floral-print lining gives this elephant cap a sweet, retro look.

Elephant ears hat, $38, etsy.com

Woodland gnome

Don’t mind me, I’m just guarding my forest.

Woodland gnome onesie, $22, etsy.com

Baby bird

Feather your baby with this owl costume, a no-sew DIY from Girl Loves Glam.

Image: Girl Loves Glam

Baby dinosaur

Seriously, is there anything cuter than this little dino? Nope. Didn’t think so.

Baby dinosaur costume, $19.99/T.J. Maxx and Marshalls

Kangaroo and Koala

Perfect for any little joey.

Baby koala costume, baby kangaroo costume, $19.99/T.J. Maxx and Marshalls


This little guy is juuust about ready to save the world.

Superhero costume, (set) $32, etsy.com

Fierce lion

There’s no need for a head-to-toe ensemble when this lion hat is everything all by itself.

Crochet lion hat, $30+, etsy.com

Rainbow-stripe piñata

A clever piñata costume made with paper and glue.

Image: Snow & Graham

Little devil

Little angel is more like it.

Image: Jeffrey Avellanosa/Flickr

Strawberry fields

The sweetest fruit you ever did see.

Image: Baby strawberry costume, $19.99/T.J. Maxx and Marshalls