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The 12 Best Baby Pumpkin Costumes For Your Child's First Halloween

Small kids playing in a field of pumpkins enjoying themselves making pumpkin costumes.

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Keen to have a spooktastic first Halloween with your newborn?

There are plenty of baby Halloween costumes on the market, but a pumpkin costume is particularly cute on tiny tots, as it emphasises and enhances their round features. You're guaranteed adorable photos, even if your baby isn't quite ready for trick or treating.

We've picked out the best and cutest baby pumpkin costumes which will also be practical and comfortable for your child. It is important to think about which materials will suit your baby's sensitive skin or what will keep them warm on a chilly night, so we've included materials and other features in our round-up.

We've also got a list of the best baby fancy dress too, in case you want to explore further options, and if your kids are a little older, we've similarly summarised the best scarily good Halloween costumes.

Our Top Choice


Dress Up America Baby Pumpkin Costume - Amazon‍

Dress Up America Baby Pumpkin Costume from Amazon.

You'd be hard-pressed not to find this perky pumpkin outfit absolutely adorable. The main body fits in a bubble shape for rotund roundness, and has poppers for easy changing. There's also a matching hat, which is fitted via velcro to ensure your tot can enjoy their Halloween with no pinching.

  • Price: from £23
  • Ages: 0 - 24 months
  • Made from: Polyester
  • Includes: Bubble outfit and matching hat

Best Halloween Costume For A Baby Girl

Baby Pumpkin Princess Costume - Fancydress.com‍

Baby girl wearing Baby Pumpkin Princess Costume.

Ready to turn your girl into a pumpkin princess? Less scary, more cute, this dress comes with an accompanying headband to complete the look.

  • Price: £16.99
  • Ages: 0 - 24 months
  • Made from: Polyester
  • Includes: Dress and headband

Best Jack-O-Lantern Halloween Costume

Baby Jack-O-Lantern Costume- Fancydress.com‍

Baby Jack-O-Lantern Halloween Costume.

We concede, 'jack-o-lantern' is a more American turn of phrase, but with a baby costume this good, who's checking? We love the black and white striped trousers in contrast to the orange bodysuit, and the little cap is adorable.

  • Price: £23.99
  • Ages: 0 - 24 months
  • Made from: Polyester
  • Includes: Onesie and hat

Best Pumpkin Halloween Costume For Toddlers

Kids Pumpkin Fairy Costume- Fancydress.com‍

Kids Pumpkin Fairy Costume.

Searching for a Halloween costume for a toddler? This one combines pumpkin and fairy features, so is guaranteed to delight any girl heading out for her first trick-or-treat session.

  • Price: £14.99
  • Ages: 1 - 4 years
  • Made from: Polyester
  • Includes: Dress and headband

Best Tunic Pumpkin Costume

Pumpkin Fancy Dress Costume - Amazon‍

Pumpkin Fancy Dress Costume from Amazon.

An adorable set, this costume will have your baby trick or treat ready in minutes (bonus points for the fact that it resembles the plastic pumpkin buckets that are frequently used to collect sweets and goodies - twinning!)

  • Price: £15.99
  • Ages: up to 3 years
  • Made from: Polyester
  • Includes: Hat and tunic

Best Pumpkin Baby Halloween Bodysuit

Halloween Pumpkin Bodysuit - Tu Clothing‍

Halloween Pumpkin Bodysuit.

This baby costume will persuade even the hardiest Halloween fan that costumes are best when more cute, less creepy. Cotton bodysuit, tights, and a headband all come in the one set. We love the netted tutu skirt on the bodysuit, which is full of little baubles for added texture and fun.

  • Price: from £8.50
  • Ages: 0 - 24 months
  • Made from: Cotton and polyester
  • Includes: Bodysuit, headband, and tights

Best Baby Halloween Romper

My First Halloween Romper - Amazon‍

My First Halloween Romper from Amazon.

Less a costume, more a magical outfit for baby's first Halloween. This cotton three-piece set is guaranteed to look adorable in photos, thanks to the orange cap, monikered romper, and pumpkin-printed leggings.

  • Price: from £9.99
  • Ages: 0 - 18 months
  • Made from: Cotton
  • Includes: Romper, leggings, and cap

Best Baby Halloween Pyjamas

Halloween Pumpkin Pyjamas - Tu Clothing‍

Halloween Pumpkin Pyjamas.

The best seasonal highlights deserve their own pyjamas (Christmas, we're looking at you), and these are up there amongst the best Halloween PJs in which to get cosy after a hard night's trick-or-treating. Made of cotton, there are long sleeves on the top and popper fastenings on the shoulder for easy changing, and adorable ghost, pumpkin, bat, cat, and spiders dance across the leggings.

  • Price: from £7
  • Ages: 0 - 24 months
  • Made from: Cotton
  • Includes: Long sleeve top and bottoms

Best Polka Dot Pumpkin Outfit

First Halloween Pumpkin Outfit - Amazon

First Halloween Pumpkin Outfit from Amazon.

Did someone say adorable? This set includes a romper with a very enviable tulle skirt, a headband, one pair of leg warmers (for a retro feel), and a pair of shoes featuring ribbon ties and removable pads. Made from a combination of cotton and spandex, there are snap closures around the bum area for easy changing.

  • Price: from £9
  • Ages: 0 - 18 months
  • Made from: Cotton and spandex
  • Includes: Romper, headband, leg warmers, and shoes

Best Zip Up Baby Halloween Costume

Halloween Costume - Amazon‍

Zip Up Pumpkin Halloween Costume from Amazon.

Zip up your tiny terror in this sleeveless romper, complete with hood. Best of all, it's easily machine washable - so no sticky chocolate stains. Trick or treat anyone?

  • Price: £9.99
  • Ages: 0 - 24 months
  • Made from: Polyester
  • Includes: One-piece romper

Best Full Body Pumpkin Halloween Costume

Halloween Pumpkin Costume - Tu Clothing‍

Girl wearing Halloween Pumpkin Costume.

Your baby will look weird and wicked in this costume, thanks to the googly-eyed pumpkin on the padded top. The green printed trousers and accompanying cap complete the look.

  • Price: from £11
  • Ages: 6 months - 4 years
  • Made from: Polyester
  • Includes: Top, bottoms, and hat

Best Knitted Pumpkin Costume

Baby Pumpkin Costume Set - Amazon‍

Knitted Baby Pumpkin Costume from Amazon.

Your little one will be the cutest pumpkin on the patch with this little knitted set. Made from wool, it's also warmer than other polyester offerings, so is, therefore, more suitable for colder trick or treat conditions. The boots and hat top off the super sweet bodysuit.

Kidadl Best Buys selects the top parent-recommended products across the web for families of all ages. If you liked our suggestions for best pumpkin costumes for babies then why not take a look at our recommendations for other adorable baby clothes such as tracksuits or baby sleep suits.

  • Price: from £13
  • Ages: We recommend from 6 months+
  • Made from: Wool
  • Includes: Cap, booties, and bottoms

Written By

Alice Carlill

Alice grew up in London where she's now based, but she's happiest by the sea, or reading somewhere snuggled up with her 5 dogs. She has two younger sisters who keep her on her toes, and is passionate about all things art, literature, and culture - she's written a short collection of poems and continues to edit scripts for theatre, tv, and film on a freelance basis.

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