Halloween costumes shouldn't have to be hard to pull together, even if you create yours from scratch. Princess costumes are always popular; every type of princess costume you can imagine lines store shelves come fall. Princess Leia, a perennial favorite, is perhaps even more popular lately, due to the release of new Star Wars movies and, sadly, the death of actress Carrie Fisher. No one wants to spend months leading up to Halloween looking for costumes their kids will wear for one night, which is why you need to know about these easy Princess Leia costumes for kids, especially if you have a little rebel on your hands.
Whether you're going to buy your costume, assemble it from a mixture of things you already have lying around the house, or go all out and make it completely yourself, Princess Leia costumes don't have to be difficult. In fact, they might be some of the easiest of all princess costumes to pull together, given that they don't require poofy ballgowns or towering crowns. If your little one has a white outfit and silver shoes, you're already more than halfway there. Still need a little bit more step-by-step guidance? These nine costumes are a good place to start.