For a sweeter option, blow up purple balloons, attach to a body suit and make a hat out of the leaves of your house plant. Pop it on and voila, your little one will be transformed into a bunch of grapes. You could even add a felt spider or two for a Halloween touch.
An old umbrella can quickly become bat wings, just cut two opposite sections out from an old umbrella and use pliers to cut and remove the handle. Then, just attach to a black outfit.
For a magical plant outfit, cut a hole in the bottom of a large, plastic plant pot, attach rope to make braces and pair with a leaf and creepy crawly hairband.
With a bit of imagination, Halloween costumes don’t have to be a nightmare. 31st October, here we come…