DIY Creative Crochet Costume Ideas

DIY Creative Crochet Costume Ideas

Here is a compilation blog for creative ideas to get you started on Halloween (or any time of the year) costumes! In this wide range of projects, you are sure to find something for everyone, infant to adult! Below, click the link or the photo to take you to the corresponding written pattern and/or video tutorial.

The skill levels vary for each project, but most are beginner friendly!! Enjoy!! ~Nadia

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Willy Wonka and an Oompa Loompa

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Characters

Baby Mermaid Outfit



Link and Zelda


Badger Hat



Beauty and The Beast


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Caterpillar Cocoon



Cat in the Hat



Cheshire Cat and Mad Hatter Costumes


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Elmo Hat



Frankenstein Hat

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Gnome Costume



Gorilla Hat

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Kitty Cat Poncho



Knight in Shining Armor Hat


Minion Hat

Ninja Turtle Hat

Pop Art Wig

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Sugar Skull Ski Mask



Turkey Hat

Where’s Waldo

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Woodland Character Masks

Yoda Hat

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Crochet Tutorial: Elmo Hat

I don’t often sell my patterns, but some of them I list on my Etsy Shop as a source to keep more content. A portion of each sale from my shop goes to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America. This video tutorial is for one size only (6-12 Months). If you wish to make this in other sizes (Adult, Teen, Child, Toddler, 3-6 Months), check out my Etsy shop to purchase this pattern and make it smaller or bigger.

Follow along with this video tutorial to learn how to make this hat for a size 6-12 Months:

**You can always contact me via Facebook if you have any problems with the pattern. I am happy to help if you have any questions along the way.
***These patterns are copyright YARNutopia © so PLEASE DO NOT COPY, SHARE, ADJUST OR RESELL MY PATTERN. I wrote and tested this pattern myself, from beginning to end. It took a lot of time and work, and I would really like to have it remain “my pattern.”

***You can sell anything you make from my patterns, please just link back to my website Thank you!

Teacher: Nadia Fuad
Video and Editing: Fuad Azmat (My Daddy)
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Designed by Nadia Fuad
You may sell items made from my pattern, but please reference my website
Please do not copy, sell, and/or post this pattern and claim it as your own.

-Red Heart Super Saver Medium (worsted) weight yarn:
Cherry Red, Yellow, White, and Black
-Polyfil Stuffing
-Size H-5.00mm crochet hook
-Yarn Needle

Ch: chain
Sl st: slip stitch
DC: double crochet
HDC: half double crochet
Sc: single crochet

All patterns are written in standard US terms.
Pattern includes all these sizes:
3-6 Months
6-12 Months
Large Adult

Size Chart:
Sizing Chart: (measuring ear to ear–across forehead)
3-6 Months: 6″-7″”
6-12 months: 8″
Toddler/Preschooler: 9″
Child: 10″-11″
Teen-Adult: 11″-12″
Large Adult: 13″+