12 More Halloween Costume Ideas Made from Cardboard Boxes

Last year we posted 10 Halloween costumes made from cardboard boxes and had so much fun we thought we’d do it again!

If you have moved recently and aren’t sure what to do with your leftover cardboard boxes, consider upcycling them to DIY a Halloween costume for you or your child. We’ve curated a list of easy-to-make Halloween costumes using cardboard boxes and tutorials on how to make them!

1) Airplane

 Photo and tutorial by  Oh Happy Day

Photo and tutorial by Oh Happy Day

2) Cereal Box (with real life Tony the Tiger)

 Photo and tutorial by  Costume Works

Photo and tutorial by Costume Works

3) Construction Worker

 Photo and tutorial by  Parents.com

Photo and tutorial by Parents.com

4) Gumball Machine

 Photo and tutorial from  Costume Works

Photo and tutorial from Costume Works

5) Horse for Cowboy/Cowgirl

 Photo and tutorial by  Made for Mums

Photo and tutorial by Made for Mums

6) LEGO Brick

 Photo and tutorial by  Costume Works

Photo and tutorial by Costume Works

7) Circus Caravan

 Photo and tutorial by  Parents.com

Photo and tutorial by Parents.com

8) Crayon Box

 Photo and tutorial by  Costume Works

Photo and tutorial by Costume Works

9) Cupcake

 Photo and tutorial by  Oh Happy Day

Photo and tutorial by Oh Happy Day

10) Train

 Photo and tutorial by  Costume Works

Photo and tutorial by Costume Works

11) Mouse with Cheese

 Photo and tutorial by  Parents.com

Photo and tutorial by Parents.com

12) Whack-a-Mole

 Photo and tutorial by  Custom Works

Photo and tutorial by Custom Works

Feeling inspired yet? You have a few weeks to put those old cardboard boxes to use as creative DIY Halloween costumes. Grab your hot-glue gun, imagination, and let’s do this!