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19 Coolest DIY Modest Halloween Costumes for Women and Girls

By Rebecca B

September 18, 2017

Save this list for the best and most comfortable costumes. Take a look at the modest Halloween costumes below. You don’t need to show a lot of skin in order to stand out this year. Let the costume idea steal the show, while you look and feel great!

1. Brightest Crayon Costume in the Box

Be a bright spot of color with this vivid Crayon Box Halloween costume. Fun and with a touch of nostalgia, this homemade costume is a definite crowd pleaser.

2. Sweetest Jelly Belly DIY Costume

Satisfy your sweet tooth with this sugar-free homemade costume idea. Even better, Giana put this together in 20 minutes for her daughter’s costume and it got tons of compliments. Additionally, this costume also works as a homemade cushion. After falling off a trampoline, this costume wearer didn’t feel a thing!

3. Hilarious White Trash Costume

You can’t take yourself too seriously in this hilarious White Trash wordplay costume. Another last-minute homemade costume idea based on a genius idea. The best part is getting to wear your most flattering and comfortable clothing underneath all your trash costume.

4. Awesome Goldilocks Mugshot DIY Costume

Let your hilarious personality shine through this cheap and super comfortable costume. Last minute, clever and fun, this is a total winner.

5. Cool Rosie the Riveter DIY Costume

The iconic Rosie the Riveter poster is still an inspiring role model for women today. This simple and modest costume goes a long way. Find out how Alex put it together here.

6. Clever Peter Pan and His Shadow Couple Costume

Looking for an original couple costume idea? Take a look at this brilliant idea of Peter Pan and his shadow costume. Both DIY costumes are comfortable to wear and easy to design.

7. Tweedle Dum and Tweedle Dee Halloween Costumes

Here are more modest Halloween costumes for a couple. Try this matchy-matchy couple costume with a feminine take on Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum. Have fun in a tutu without sacrificing your modesty.

8. Coolest Brainstorm Costume

Spending time brainstorming a costume idea, caused Tracy to create an actual Brainstorm costume. Check out the tutorial to make this homemade costume for an original take on the costume process.

9. Quick and Easy Spiderweb Costume

Finding a modest costume for your teenage daughter can be a nightmare. Instead, Kambri made this elegant spiderweb cape. Her daughter absolutely loved wearing it.

10. Barbie Styling Head Costume

Unique and easy idea that takes the focus away from what you are wearing. In addition, this original homemade costume cost less than $20.

11. Delicious Popcorn Bucket Costume

Munch your way through your modest costume with this surprisingly easy-to-make popcorn bucket costume.

12. Adorable Mom and Baby Homemade Costume

Sleeping, newborn babies make the best costume accessories. Try this lobster stew and chef costume for a creative and modest costume this Halloween.

13. Cutest Keebler Elf DIY Costume

Channel your favorite cookie-making elf with this Ernie Keebler homemade costume. Find out how Katie created her look and ended up winning a costume contest, too!

14. Fierce Kill Bill Costume

Try this Uma Thurman-inpsired yellow tracksuit costume from “Kill Bill”. Proving, yet again, that to do the dirty work, you need to be seriously comfortable.

15. Homemade Chicken Costume

Who are you calling chicken? Check out the hilarious use of yellow rubber gloves in this fabulous DIY costume.

16. The Woman in the Yellow Hat Costume

Try a twist on Curious George’s famous friend, The Man in the Yellow Hat, by making it into a woman’s costume. Read how Calynn created her homemade costume here.

17. Best Mrs. Butterworth Halloween Costume Ever

You must check out the amazing details on this Mrs. Butterworth Halloween costume. It’s like seeing the actual bottle come to life as a regal, beautifully costumed lady.

18. Easy Maternity Modest Halloween Costumes

Searching for an easy and comfortable way to costume your baby bump? Look no further than these adorable pregnancy costumes.

19. Amazing Mystique Modest Costume

X-Men’s Mystique isn’t known for her modest costume. But Katie was up for the challenge of modifying Mystique’s costume. We think she did an incredible job with her Halloween costume.

So, wear these costumes with confidence and feel good about spending very little to create a unique and fun look. Show everyone that clever ideas trump minimal clothing by trying the modest Halloween costumes here.