Hilarious Food Costumes to Win Halloween This Year

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Halloween is my favorite time of the year—I like the decor, the joy it brings and of course, seeing my adorable niece and nephew all dressed up in their costumes. It's also the perfect time to combine my two loves—Halloween + food—with a food or drink themed costume. Save yourself some time from scouring the deepest corners of Pinterest, I already did it for you. Here's all the food costume inspiration you need to win Halloween this year:

Related: Spooky Halloween Recipes That Won't Give You a Candy Hangover

1. Mac & Cheese

Boy in Mac & Cheese Halloween Costume

Photo courtesy of Costume Works

You'll have to save your toilet paper rolls for a year, but all this 4-year-old wanted was to be his favorite food. Is that too much to ask?

Make it: DIY Mac & Cheese Costume

2. Salad

Boy in Salad Costume

Photo courtesy of Coolest Homemade Costumes

For when you're trying to have a healthy halloween, we bring you: salad costume. We can't get over the genius of using sponges as croutons.

Make it: DIY Salad Costume

3. Popcorn


baby in a popcorn halloween costume

Photo courtesy of This Place is Now a Home

The cutest popcorn we've EVER seen. Plus, this is the perfect way to turn a baby carrier into a group costume—movie theater employee and a box of buttery popcorn!

Make it: DIY No-Sew Popcorn Baby Costume

4. Bubble Tea

Woman in a bubble tea Halloween costume

Photo courtesy of Aww Sam

This one is so easy to put together yourself as a last-minute halloween idea. You could even make it in several different colors for a whole order of boba teas as a group costume. Or match with your baby (see below).

Make it for yourself: DIY Bubble Tea Costume

Buy it for your baby: Bubble Tea Babysuit

5. Taco

Woman in a taco Halloween costume

Photo courtesy of Aww Sam

Honestly, we would use that taco clutch any time of the year, but this whole ensemble is genius. The only thing it's missing are a couple slices of avocado or a dollop of guacamole!

Make it: DIY Taco Costume

Buy it: Adult Taco Costume

6. Cotton Candy

Girl in pink cotton candy Halloween costume

Photo courtesy of Costume Works

As a general rule of them, we try to stay away from added sugar, but we can make an exception for this adorable costume.

Make it: DIY Cotton Candy Costume

Buy it for the kids: Child Cotton Candy Costume

Buy it for yourself: Adult Cotton Candy Costume

7. Pineapple

Girl and women in DIY pineapple Halloween costumes

Photo courtesy of Studio DIY

Speaking of sweet, get it on the halloween trend of the year (see: pineapple jack-o-lanterns) with an oh-so-sweet pineapple costume that's just as cute on adults as it is on kids!

Make it for you (or the kids): DIY Pineapple Costume

Buy it for the kids: Baby Plush Pineapple Costume

8. Sushi

girl in a DIY sushi Halloween costume

Photo courtesy of Northstory

Grab a pillow and a scarf and you're half way there! Add even more styles—sashimi, nagiri, maki and more—and your on your way to winning best group costume.

Make it: DIY Sushi Costume

Buy it for you: Adult Sushi Roll Costume

Buy it for your pet: Sushi Pet Costume

9. Bunch of Grapes

girl in a DIY purple grapes Halloween costume

Photo courtesy of Cute Girl Hairstyles

While we're not entirely sure how you sit down in this one, it looks like way to much fun to pass up. Just watch out for sharp objects all night so you don't pop!

Make it: DIY Grapes Costume

Buy it: Purple Grapes Costume

10. Avocado


Pregnant woman in avocado Halloween costume

Photo courtesy of Front Roe by Louise Roe

While this is the perfect costume for showing of your baby bump, you definitely don't need to be pregnant to dress up as an avocado. Even the kids can get in on the avo fun (see below).

Make it: DIY Preganant Avocado Costume

Buy it for baby: Little Avocado Halloween Costume

Buy it for yourself: Adult Avocado Costume

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