Playing up your children Halloween costumes is an integral part for your kids to have fun this season. Halloween has long been an American tradition, in which people of all size and ages dress up in weird and cool costumes. Children go trick or treating where they show off their costumes.
Some say that Halloween started out during the Middle Ages in Europe, then also according to some experts Halloween gained popularity during the 1930’s. Many children started trick or treating around the early 20th century. However, did you know that trick or treating was a way for poor folks to be given some food in exchange for prayers on the eve of All Saint’s Day. In the US, Halloween and trick or treating catapulted to fame around the 1930s, where children wore beautiful and intricate children Halloween costumes.
Most kids love dressing up and putting on face paint or makeup, more so if it would impress their friends. It is not that hard to find a perfect children Halloween costume. The traditional Halloween costumes are those clothes which would make one a supernatural being. Your kids would certainly love to be a ghost, but it has to be more than putting on a white blanket with eye holes over his head. Be creative, and think about what the dead may look like and try to decipher in this your children Halloween costume. Apart from ghosts, you could also dress her up as a fairy or as an angel, with pretty wings on her back.
Modern Halloween costumes would suggest on becoming popular celebrities and movie characters. Children Halloween costume have movie characters that would certainly paint a smile on your child’s young face. There are a lot of popular personalities to choose form. They could become the admired movie character at the time, like superheroes such as Ironman, Batman, Captain America, Superman, Spiderman and Thor. Apart from these famous superheroes, your children might want to be one of the many Disney Characters such as Cinderella, Beauty, Aladdin and Mulan. Your kids loved watching them, so it would only be obvious that they would also want to dress up like these characters. Your kids could also opt for children Halloween costumes of well known films such as Pirates of the Caribbean, and dress up as Captain Jack Sparrow. With the popularity of the book and the movie series, Twilight, your kids might want to go as vampires with pale skin or werewolves.
Your daughter could also hint on dressing up as a glamorous and beautiful woman. She could dress up as a ballerina, wearing tight, leotards and tutus. You can also dress her in a gown and tiara and she would forever be your little princess.
Other Children Halloween Costume ideas would be to dress your kids up as animals. Thry can go as cats, bears or dogs. Make sure that these are well loved creatures in which your would be clothing your kids.
With all the ideas above, do note that there are also a few don’ts in children Halloween costumes. Never dress up your little girl in slutty outfits. Even if it is Halloween, it sends the wrong message, especially to the youngsters. It sexualizes children’s costumes and may even scream out pedophile to others. The food theme costumes are another no-no.. Even though it is gaining status with the many food themed costumes like the wonder bread and the sushi, however do you really want to see your child dressed as food? Think about it, your own toddler peddling hotdogs to a man on the street. It just gives the phrase, ‘he’s so cute I could eat him up’ a new meaning. Another negative on dressing up your kids would be as a future career sales person that you know and are sure of he would never want to pursue. A doctor or a policeman could be a great outfit for Halloween but, never let them wear outfits you know they have no future in. A terrorist, like a suicide bomber, a Hitler baby, and member of the KKK is a never when it comes to dressing up your children. I think this is self-explanatory.
Be sure to plan ahead before buying any set of clothes for your kids. Learn what your children would want to wear and get them involved in picking out the best costume. There are many stores out there, which sell ready to wear children Halloween costumes. You could even try online, to search for the best deals. Get your kids to participate in choosing what they want to be and helping out to pick or make their children Halloween costumes. If you cannot find any costumes that you like, you can make your own costume at home. There would be no need for a sewing machine; all you need is a ready set of clothes and your creativity. Be ready with the usual items that you need in creating a wonderful costume for your kids such as makeup, wigs.
Have fun and let your kids enjoy the night.
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