10 Clever Halloween Costumes For Babywearing Mamas
Becoming a mom means you think about everything differently — even Halloween. From candy to costumes, of course you want to put your little one first. But that doesn't mean you can't have any fun! Keeping your infant warm and well-fed while you partake in Halloween festivities is a piece of cake (or, make that... candy corn). There are lots of great ways to make your little one a part of your holiday fun. And if you and your baby are literally attached, you're definitely going to need some ideas for clever Halloween costumes for baby wearing mamas.
If wearing your baby is a part of your daily routine, it may already seem as if they're a natural extension of your body. So it only makes sense to make them a part of your Halloween costume as well. Because the only thing cuter than a baby in a Halloween costume is a baby and a mom wearing deliberately coordinated Halloween costumes. And if you have older children, you don't have to worry about missing out on any of the Halloween fun. You can trick or treat the night away without having to worry about your baby because she'll be safe and snug next to your body, and an important part of your costume.
Check out this list of mommy and me costume ideas to get your creative juices flowing this Halloween. And make sure you take plenty of pictures. This may be one of the last times you'll be able to get away with coordinating costumes.
1. Bee On A Flower
2. Bank Robber With Loot
3. Leprechaun With Pot Of Gold
Speaking of loot... turn yourself into a lucky leprechaun with a pair of green slacks ($130), silk blouse ($80), gold boots ($86) and green hat ($90). Complete your look by wearing your tiny treasure wrapped in a gold sling carrier ($60). You could even make some big coins out of gold felt and sew them to the carrier with a couple small stitches.
4. Winnie The Pooh & Honey Pot
5. Movie Theater Employee With Popcorn
6. What's Cookin'?
7. Rosie The Riveter
8. Curious George & The Man With The Yellow Hat
9. Pirate & Parrot
10. E.T. & Elliot
Your kids may have no clue who E.T. is, but all of the adults will instantly recognize this 80s favorite. Recreate Elliot's look with a simple red hooded sweatshirt ($40) and jeans ($20). You can turn your little into E.T. wearing this bear costume ($18) and wrapped in a white blanket.
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