26 Adorable Costumes For Your Baby’s First Halloween

There’s something about babies in tiny costumes that just makes Halloween more fun. Sure, infants can’t really trick or treat, and they have no idea what the hell is going on, but picking out that first costume is still one of the biggest perks of new parenthood. Babies can’t argue with you or roll their eyes at your ideas and, in most cases, they serve as the perfect prop.

It’s not always easy to decide what you and your baby should be for Halloween. You could go the traditional route and rock themed costumes, like Donald Duck and Mickey Mouse. Or, you could invent something that’s totally your own. No matter what you decide, you’re going to need some inspiration. That’s why we rounded up some of the funniest, pun-niest, and most creative costumes for babies and parents to help you choose your look.

1. Ice Ice Baby

Check out the hook while my DJ revolves it.

2. Michael Phelps and fam

The perfect recipe for Halloween gold. Just add a real baby.

3. Red Riding Hood and her ferocious baby wolf

My, what chubby and adorable cheeks you have.

4. A crayon and box

Crayon and box #happypurim #fatheranddaughter #crayons #costume #familycostume #funday

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Blushing baby is everyone’s favorite color.

5. Burly lumberjacks

@jaxistaxi #familyhalloween #lumberjacks #1sthalloween

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Pro tip: leave the axes at home.

6. Presidential babies and the Secret Service

Code yellow, code yellow. We’re gonna need a fresh diaper.

7. Rock, Paper, Scissors

Paper. Rock (literally). Scissors. #happyhalloween #familycostumes #rockpaperscissors #myershalloweencostumes

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Choose your weapon.

8. Baby Yoda and company

Best dressed, you are.

9. Elsa and Olaf from Frozen

Baby's first Halloween #🎃 #iamAnna #babyolaf #frozenfamily #babywearing #tulalove #babywearingcostume #DIY #GLUECOTTONBALLS #Momsquad

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“I’m Olaf, and I like warm hugs.”

10. The Flintstones

Guaranteed to be a yabba dabba doo time.

11. Rapunzel and her tower

Just don’t trip over her golden hair.

12. Bakers and a cupcake

Show off the cute bun that came out of your oven.

13. The Wizard of Oz clan

Lion and Scarecrow and Tin Man, oh my!

14. Bandits

Ollie's first Halloween. #olliemymainman #babywearinghalloween

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The family that steals together…

15. Cindy Lou and the Whos

Christmas in October? Why not? All the retailers are doing it.

16. A couple of fighter pilots

Ride into the danger zone.

17. Ms. Frizzle and Liz

Even The Frizz needs her trusty sidekick.

18. Little Bo Peep and her sheep

Bo Peep has found her Sheep.

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Just make sure you don’t lose your sheep, because that’d be bad.

19. Bee and keeper

How cute is this costume?! #ergohalloween #babywearinghalloween #babywearing #ergobaby #lovecarrieson

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Because you and your baby were just born to bee wild.

20. Lobster and chef

and here's the full costume, with a pot of "boiling water" (bubble wrap) and the perfect place to store your candy stash! • more at kaelahbee.com

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I don’t think that lobster is going to go quietly.

21. Magician and baby bunny

Babywearing is pure MAGIC!! Check more out on the blog. Link in profile. ✨🎩🐇#happybabyhalloween #happybabywrap

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Bet Houdini never pulled one of these out of a hat.

22. Curious George

And the man (or woman) in the yellow hat.

23. Fire crew and Dalmatian

911, we have a cute-mergency.

24. Mouse and cheese

Our next costume idea is up on the blog: Mouse & Cheese! 🐭💛 Go check it out! #happybabyhalloween #happybabywrap

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The only mouse you’d actually want in your house.

25. Fantastic foxes

Dig the life fantastic.

26. Pirate and parrot

Yo ho mateys away!

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Arrggh you even ready for this cuteness?

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