Halloween 2017 costume ideas for babies and kids – from Asda’s Frankenstein to Tesco’s mad scientist

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IT’S officially October, which means Halloween is just round the corner.

These are the must-have costume ideas for your babies and kids in 2017 – and how to recreate the look from as little as £3.99.

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What are the most popular Halloween outfits for 2017?

We’re all obsessed with Halloween costumes, with more than 200 MILLION ideas now pinned on picture sharing site Pinterest.

And, here in Britain, our interest is only growing – with 60 per cent more snaps being shared this year, compared to last.

So what are the top trending Halloween costumes this year? According to Pinterest:

  • Bert and Mary Poppins (+365% year on year)
  • Cabbage Patch Kids (+300%)
  • Heinz Ketchup and Mustard (+300%)
  • Eddy and Patsy from Ab Fab (+170%)
  • Pandas (+145%)
  • Unicorns (+110%)
  • Mimes (+100%)
  • Candy Floss (+100%)
  • Oompa Loompas (+50%)
  • Alice In Wonderland (+45%)
  • Stranger Things (+40%)
 This witch costume is from Aldi's Halloween range - and costs just £3.99

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This witch costume is from Aldi’s Halloween range – and costs just £3.99
 Or dress your son as a terrifying pirate for just £4.99

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Or dress your son as a terrifying pirate for just £4.99

Where you can buy a cheap Halloween costume for your kids?

It’s good news for shoppers on a budget, as the supermarket price war seems to have extended to Halloween costumes this year.

Aldi’s costumes are all priced at just £3.99, while Lidl’s are a purse-pleasing £4.99.

Primark’s outfits start at a fiver, and you can pick up a costume in Tesco for £9, in George at Asda for £7 or in Sainsbury’s for £8.

 This pumpkin baby costume, from Primark, costs £6

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This pumpkin baby costume, from Primark, costs £6
 While George at Asda is selling this Frankenstein costume for £9

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While George at Asda is selling this Frankenstein costume for £9
 And Tesco's mad scientist costume costs £12

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And Tesco’s mad scientist costume costs £12
 These zombie cheerleader and American footballer costumes, from Tesco, cost £10 and £12 respectively

These zombie cheerleader and American footballer costumes, from Tesco, cost £10 and £12 respectively
 Transform your daughter into the corpse bride for a tenner

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Transform your daughter into the corpse bride for a tenner
 Or let your kids find their wings with Tesco's £9 bat costume

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Or let your kids find their wings with Tesco’s £9 bat costume
 Here's another baby outfit from Primark's cut-price Halloween range - for your little skeletons

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Here’s another baby outfit from Primark’s cut-price Halloween range – for your little skeletons

What are some other Halloween costume ideas for babies?

If you’re looking to get creative and stand out from the crowd, these are some baby costumes you can recreate at home.

All you need is a onesie, some face paint – and a few key accessories.

Lobster on the boil

Beanie Baby

Pikachu

Homeless person

Octopus

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Scarecrow

Lion

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