10/07/2014 11:31 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Homemade Halloween Costumes That Even The Least Crafty Parents Can Pull Off

There's candy corn in every supermarket and Elsa costumes are going like hot cakes.

Yep, Halloween is around the corner. Kids are excited, but many parents are less enthusiastic about the nearly impossible prospect of coming up with a unique, yet sure-to-please costume idea.

The good news is that you don't have to be a Pinterest fanatic to find homemade costumes regular parents can make. Whether you choose to make the getup from scratch or just tweak regular ol' household items, the folks over at Pinterest have given us 20 of the coolest costumes you can put together with your own two hands (and a bit of courage).

Homemade Halloween Costumes

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