DIY: Halloween on a budget

Costume ideas that you can do for $5 or less!
Posted at 5:40 PM, Oct 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-27 20:42:05-04

These clever costume ideas are all do-it-yourself on a budget. You can find the pieces at 99 Cents Only Stores and craft a one-of-a-kind costume without breaking the bank! 

Crazy Cat Lady

  • Funky Pair of Glasses
  • Hair Foam Rollers
  • 3 Decorative Cats

Frida Kahlo

  • Brown/Black Eyeliner
  • 2 Bouquets of Faux Flowers
  • Headband
  • Scarf

Wicked Witch

  • Witch Hat
  • Witch Broom
  • Long Gloves
  • Black Lipstick

Identity Thief

  • Name Tag Labels
  • Sunglasses
  • Marker


  • Tiger Costume Set (Comes with ears, a bow tie and a tail)
  • Black Eyeliner
  • Black Lipstick 

Cereal Killer

  • Halloween Apron
  • 2 Small Boxes of Cereal
  • Fake Blood
  • Plastic Cutlery

In the video below the 99 cents only store explains how you can put the costumes together!