Just because your newborn won’t be walking around and chewing on sugary treats doesn’t mean they’re too young to dress up for Halloween!
Dressing up for Halloween can be more of a treat for the parents than for the baby. There’s nothing cuter than a Halloween photo shoot to send out to your family and friends. If you’re stumped for costume ideas, we’re here to help! Here’s a list of Halloween costume ideas for a newborn baby.
We’re sure you’ll find at least one that is just irresistible!
HALLOWEEN ONESIES AND SLEEPERS
Boy or a girl, nothing will make your baby’s first Halloween more comfortable than these super-comfortable and totally cute onesies.
#1 – Pumpkin
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All-time favorite Halloween costume idea for a newborn baby. This little nerdy pumpkin is ready to rock her first Halloween!
#2 – Candy corn
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Another pumpkin-colored outfit that just never gets old. Cute candy corn ready to be eaten away!
#3 – Baby Unicorn costume
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Loads of cuteness and rainbow magic in this Unicorn onesie!
#4 – Magic onesie
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This simply sweet bodysuit will cast a tiny bit of magic on everybody.
#5 – Peas bunting costume
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Now here’s an easy answer for “Who’s the cutest pea in the pod?” This fuzzy costume will keep baby nice and cozy into the cool Halloween night.
#6 – Little fox newborn costume
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This fox onesie is not only an extremely cute Halloween costume, but it can also be used as a year-round warmer.
ADORABLE HALLOWEEN COSTUMES
Take a look at these adorable costumes available online. Some of them are hand-made and customized for your baby to make this Halloween a great one.
#7 – Halloween witch costume idea for a newborn
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This little one is so cute it’s hard to call her a witch!
#8 – Star Wars costume – Princess Leia
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Here’s a treat for Star Wars fans of any age. This Princess Leia costume is a good reason for intergalactic celebration.
#9 – Pink Flamingo Halloween costume
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This pretty flamingo sure isn’t a regular animal costume! It’s perfect for your girl and cozy enough for her to relax (and sleep!) in.
#10 – Sweet Corn infant costume
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Sweet corn in this adorable costume? Pop right up!
#11 – Shark knitted newborn costume
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Baby shark (cue the song!) There is nothing to fear when this shark is around.
#12 – Lion King costume
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This hat makes a great option for kids who are not too excited to wear a costume. Pair with some basic pants and he is good to go!
#13 – Pumpkin Lady Halloween costume
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This baby pumpkin takes this Halloween classic to a whole new level!
#14 – Lobster costume
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Nothing can go wrong with this little lobster. You just want to eat it all up.
#15 – Witch-inspired costume
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This load of sweetness comes with matching leg warmers and a diaper cover.
#16 – Baby golfer costume
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Gettin’ all preppy like this little golfer right here.
#17 – Gnome bunting costume
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Wrapped up in this gnome costume is a perfect outfit for 0-3 months old.
#18 – Pokemon costume – Pikachu
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You got one too! Now you will not want to let it go. We are counting on this one to be the next big hit as a Halloween costume idea for a newborn.
#19 – Werewolf costume
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Baby looks seriously cute in this “scary” werewolf costume. He is about to howl!
#20 – Strawberry girl
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Another food-inspired Halloween costume – a delicious strawberry.
COSTUMES FOR TWINS
Check out this variety of matching twin costumes for your babies’ first Halloween!
#21 – Sushi twin set
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These two are an absolute hit! You cannot have sushi without this adorable sauce, right?
#22 – Salt and pepper
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Another twin’s classic. Simple yet adorable.
#23 – Dr. Seuss costumes – Thing #1 and Thing #2
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This is a great choice of Halloween costumes for best buddies or twins.
#24 – Cookie and milk twin costume
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Milk goes well with lots of things. It apparently cannot resist being matched with this delicious cookie.
#25 – Top Gun costumes
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Twin Top Gun pilots. This might be the best twin costume on the internet. Get ready to score prizes for this one in a Halloween best costume competition. Via Jessyo77.
#26 – Grandmas costume idea
Dressing up your little girls like two lil ol’ ladies? Why not! Find more here.
#27 – Game of Thrones costumes
Mother of all dragons! This Halloween costume idea works for a newborn, their siblings, and the parent!
There are tons of DIY ideas out there. We have chosen the cutest DIY Halloween costume ideas for a newborn baby. Some of them are really easy. Others require more effort but it sure is worth the trouble!
#28 – Star Wars – Yoda
YOU CAN GET THE STAR WARS YODA COSTUME HERE
Let’s hope you know how to knit. This newborn Yoda is waiting for his next revelation.
#29 – Bjork swan costume
Who doesn’t want to dress up as a stylish lady like Icelandic singer Bjork? Or an adorable swan if you don’t know who she is! Via Etsy.
#30 – Penguin
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This extremely soft penguin costume will make every cosplay/ photoshoot exciting both for parents and their kids.
#31 – Little Lamb
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This little lamb just screams both innocence and huge doses of cuteness.
#32 – An Owl
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This minimalist owl astonishes with its simplicity and finesse.
#33 – A Cow
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Cow costume with an udder? It is easier to make than you think.
#34 – Spaghetti and meatballs
Apparently, it is also cool to dress up your tiny baby as a bowl of spaghetti and meatballs.
#35 – Cookie monster
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You provide the milk and your baby can be the cookie monster!
#36 – Harry Potter
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Harry Potter. This one has it all figured out. Straight to Hogwarts, of course! This Halloween costume does not miss a thing. Works for every age.
#37 – Flower
Little Flower Blooming. For this DIY, all you need is some felt, a headband, some faux flower, and a white onesie.
PHOTO SESSION IDEAS
Make every moment count. Snap some gorgeous pictures with these props and make your baby’s first Halloween pure magic.
#38 – Very hungry caterpillar
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Your caterpillar is not only going to look lovely, he or she will also feel comfortable in this soft crochet costume.
#39 – Honeybee
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This must be the world’s most comfortable bee costume. Make your baby’s first Halloween special with this amazing photoshoot.
#40 – Halloween Kitten
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This simple pattern can turn your little kitten into a star. This hat is just perfection!
#41 – Candy corn bunting
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Candy corn baby. This soft hat can be used in the wintertime and for a Halloween costume.
#42 – Simple Caterpillar
Another caterpillar infant bunting idea for a memorable photoshoot.
#43 – Football bunting
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Football bunting…make dads proud with this one.
#44 – Ice cream
Ice cream cone in a beanie! Behold, the sweetest Halloween costume idea for a newborn baby of them all.
#45 – Little Mermaid
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This Little Mermaid costume is simply beautiful with the tail and tiara included in the set.
#46 – Bookworm
This sleeping baby transforms into a bookworm. So simple and yet brilliant!
Regardless of the costume you choose, make this Halloween a memorable one! Maybe get some fun matching gifts as well – see more here. Enjoy the memories you’re making with your family. These baby years don’t last long.
If you have any other cute Halloween costume ideas for a newborn baby make sure to leave us a comment in the section below!
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