Need a cheap way to dress up your pet for Halloween?  

Check out these DIY costumes you can make at home for under $4 — as long as you have a pair of scissors, glue gun, pen/sharpie and glue sticks. You can pick up those items at your local 99-cent store.

🦎Lizard Costume🦎

Things you will need:

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• Green ribbon purchased from the Dollar Tree: $1

• Two felt sheets from Walmart: $0.23 each 

• One green foam sheet from Walmart: $0.33 each

• One package of Dollar Tree Velcro: $1 (optional)

Tools to use: Scissors, pen/sharpie, glue gun and glue sticks

Total cost including tax : $1.94  💰 So Cheap!

Let's get started!

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Cut diamonds out of the foam sheet and fold them on the dotted line to create a triangle. Then hot glue them together.

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Make sure to measure your pet. Then cut the ribbon according to the measurements. You can also cut and glue velcro to the ends (optional extra step)

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Hot glue your folded spikes on the top of the costume. 

Now You're Done!

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🌵Cactus Costume🌵

Things you will need:

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• One green shirt from the Dollar Tree: $1 

• Hat from the Dollar Tree: $1

• Two green foam sheets from Walmart: $0.33 each

• One package of white pipe cleaners from Walmart: $0.88 each

Tools to use: Scissors, pen/sharpie, glue gun and glue sticks

Total cost including tax : $3.48 💰 So Cheap!

Let's get started!

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Trace a cactus on both foam sheets and cut them out. Hot glue them to the front of the hat.

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Cut the pipe cleaners into 2-inch lengths and bend them in the middle.  Hot glue the bent part onto the back side of the t-shirt.

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Measure your pet's head and cut the ribbon according to the measurements. Hot glue the ribbon to the hat. 

Done!

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🌯Burrito Costume🌯

Things you will need:

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• Brown ribbon from the Dollar Tree: $1

• Two tan felt sheets from Walmart : $0.23 each 

• One stack of small multicolor foam sheets from Dollar Tree: $1

• One package of foil from Dollar Tree: $1

• One package of Dollar Tree Velcro: $1 (optional)

Tools to use: Scissors, pen/sharpie, glue gun and glue sticks

Total cost including tax : $3.76  💰 So Cheap!

Let's get started!

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Make sure to measure your pet. Then cut the ribbon according to the measurements. You can also cut and glue velcro to the ends (optional extra step)

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Hot glue the foil to the cloth.

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Create a fold at the top of the foil to give it that "opened burrito effect."

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Done!

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