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10 Scary costumes for kids

Kim Grundy is a mom, writer, expert laundry folder and sandwich maker, not necessarily in that order. Raised in Oklahoma, she is now a West Coast gal and lives in California with her husband and two sons, along with one dog, two fish (oo...

10 Frightfully fun costumes for your little goblins

Warning: These baby costumes aren't for the squeamish. Most people like to dress their baby up in a cute bumblebee costume or as a pretty princess…unless you are these parents! If your taste in Halloween costumes is more scary than sweet, you will love our round-up of the creepiest baby Halloween costumes.

Scary Scarecrow

10 Frightfully fun costumes for your little goblins

Image: Costume Works

What was the inspiration behind this scary scarecrow? Mom Lisa said the dad always dresses as a scary scarecrow for Halloween, so 3-month-old Cameron is following in his creepy footsteps! “The mask is homemade out of leather, cheesecloth and liquid latex and painted creepy with raffia as the hair. The mask is lined with soft, black fleece and was very comfortable for him to wear. The black shirt has burlap glued to it and the "rice paddy rake" was used as a hayfork since it was the right size,” she told

Baby Edward Scissorhands

10 Frightfully fun costumes for your little goblins

Image: Costume Works

The only two people that can make this creepy Edward Scissorhands costume look cute are a tiny tot…and Johnny Depp. “The blades are made of plastic and foam, and mounted on modified shin guards (so Gabe can have his hands free for trick or treating of course!)” his mom said, of her “pocket-sized Edward Scissorhands."

Zombie mom

10 Frightfully fun costumes for your little goblins

Images: Tiffany Caler/Pinterest

This creepy costume works well if you are trick or treating with your baby in a front carrier, such as the Baby Bjorn. This Zombie mom has her baby busting out of her bloody shirt… and it looks like he is nibbling on a brain for a treat. Yum.

Lobster baby

10 Frightfully fun costumes for your little goblins

Image: RJ/Pinterest

This Lobster baby costume is cute, but also a little creepy at the same time. Something about a cute baby teetering on a pot on the stove that makes most of us feel very uneasy! Yes, the baby is obviously fine, but it still creeps us out a bit!

Tell us: What is your favorite creepy baby Halloween costume? Weigh in below!

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