The classic black cat costume is quite popular for Halloween. It’s a good one to wear for both Halloween and pretend play. But when it comes to cats, you’re not limited to black feline costumes!
Your child can go the complete opposite and be a white cat or a cheeky looking kitty cat. There are even costumes for many toddlers’ favorite tv character like Kwazii cat from the Octonauts or Catboy from PJ Masks.
Here are some of the best ones we’ve seen. Hope you find one that your child will wear this Halloween.
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Black Cat Costume For Toddler Girls And Boys
This is a unisex black cat costume for toddler girls and boys. A nice jumpsuit-style costume made of faux fur and velour. It’s very easy for kids to put on and keeps them warm too as they go trick or treating on a cold day.
The mitts are sewn on to the sleeve cuffs. It also comes with a pair of booties. With this complete cat costume, you don’t need to buy additional accessories. Although you may have to do a little face painting if your child wants it (mine never did!).
Size: Available for 18 months, 2T and 4T.
White Cat Halloween Costumes For Kids / Kitty Cat Costume For Toddler Girls
How cute is this pretty Kitty Cat costume for toddlers? I like that it’s white too! It makes it a unique kids cat Halloween costume.
This costume is made of polyester and is a 3-piece costume. It includes the plush and soft body, the booties and the hood.
Note: To keep your toddler warm, you might want to buy a pair of white leggings too as this is NOT included in this set
Size: This is available in 2T – 4T toddler size as well as 4 – 6 years old
Cat Costumes For Toddler boys
Most of the cat Halloween costumes for kids on this page are for both boys and girls. However, if you’re looking for one that was specifically made for toddler boys, have a look at this PJ Mask Costume!
This blue cat costume is based on the character on Connor’s alter ego, Catboy, from the Disney Junior show, PJ Masks.
If you have a toddler who loves this show, this Catboy costume is going to be a very welcome addition to his pretend play costume collection.
Size: Available in 2T – 4t Sizes
Cat Costumes For Toddler Girls
Sassy and cheeky is this Miss Kitty cat costume for toddler girls. This is a cute black and pink cat costume complete with that adorable dress, hood, mitt, and boot covers.
I like that the accessories are separate from the dress so that your child can mix and match for other occasions.
Available sizes: 18m, 2T, 3T, 4T
Octonauts Kwazii Cat Costume
The smartest and cheekiest pirate cat in town is here. If your child has been watching the Octonauts, he just might want to be Kwazii — Captain Barnacles good friend and of course, part of the Octonauts crew.
You can make a DIY Kwazii costume, but this sure is one much easier way to get a hold of one.
This is a one-suit costume made of velour fabric. The suit also has a hood with Kwazii’s face on it as well as the Octonauts hat. The tail fastens to the suite with a velcro.
Sizes Available: 2T, 3T, 4T, Size 4/6
Homemade DIY Kids Cat Halloween Costumes
Now if you have the time and the talent to make kids cat Halloween costume for your little ones, here are some video tutorials on how to make one. Some of them are easy to do while others look a little bit more complicated (at least, to my not very crafty eyes).
If you end-up making one of them. Do send us some of the pics. We love hearing from you.
DIY Cat’s Ear And Tail Costume [With Free Ear Template]
If your child already has black leggings and a black top, all you need to do are the tail and the cat’s ears. And this is what this video tutorial is all about. If you have basic sewing skills, you can do this easily.
For the ears, download the template. You will need a black cloth and an Alice band for this.
For the tail, you will need a fluffy scarf and something light that you can put inside it to stuff it with.
You can download the cat’s ear template in the Kidspot website here.
DIY Kitty Cat Costume
You’ll need to get a few cat material to make this costume, so it’s not one you can easily do as a last-minute costume.
For this costume, you will need: black top and leggings, black pipe cleaners, Alice band, fluffy boa, wire hanger, black ribbon, black tulle, pink and black felt and a glue gun (or sewing machine)
A Cute Cat Costume
This is for people who plan to do some sewing to make this costume. It takes time and a bit of expertise (although I think you can also just use a glue gun if you want– or hand sew it).
It is, however, very cute once it’s made.
A few things to bear in mind. It’s probably better to use fabric pen than nail polish to draw the cat on the fabric. Also, this video doesn’t show how to make the dress. But I think that if your child already has a black dress that you can turn into a costume, it would make the job so much easier.
Lastly, this is a bit more of the “sexy” kind of Halloween dress. You can make it a bit more child-friendly by adding a white top and black leggings.
Cat Face Painting Ideas
So now you’ve got the costume ready and all you need to do is paint your child’s face. Here are some cat faces to copy.
It includes instructions for easy black cat face to a hello kitty face!
Hello Kitty Face Paint For Kids Tutorial
For the Hello Kitty look, this seems doable.
More Cat Facepaint Ideas
Hope you like these ideas on how to make a kids cat Halloween costume. If your child decides to wear one of the costumes featured on this page, do send us a pic so we can post it here! We love hearing from our readers!
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