The best Where’s Waldo costume ideas including DIY and where to find inexpensive costumes.
WHERE’S WALDO COSTUMES ON A BUDGET
Our family loves doing a themed Halloween costume. Dressing up in Where’s Waldo costumes was the easiest family Halloween costume ideas we did.
If you need a simple Halloween costume idea, dress up as Where’s Waldo!
I’thrifted and DIYed our family costumes (which I break down at the end of this post), but I’ve rounded up the most inexpensive options in case you don’t have the time or energy to put together your own.
WHERE’S WALDO COSTUMES FOR KIDS
You can’t beat this price for a complete kid’s costume!
WOMEN’S WHERE’S WALDO COSTUME
I think this a great deal considering you get tights, a shirt, and accessories. The tights would be cute with a jean skirt!
WHERE’S WALDO COSTUMES DIY
This Waldo costume DIY is so easy and budget friendly. We dressed up our entire family of 4 for just $20.
WHERE’S WALDO DIY COSTUME : SHIRTS
You can find a Waldo costume easily at a thrift store. You may be lucky and score an official Where’s Wally costume, but any red and white striped shirt will do.
My husband’s was an official Waldo shirt, but it’s really easy to find red and white rugby striped shirts that will work just as well.
Total for shirts= $10
SHOP WHERE’S WALDO SHIRTS
The Where’s Waldo glasses are from Dollar Tree. For just $1 each, you can punch out the paper inserts for thick rimmed glasses.
We also got the Where’s Waldo hats at thrift stores.
- Man’s Waldo hat- red winter beanie with white masking tape to make stripes
- Women’s Waldo hat- white hat and I attached a red pom pom
- Toddler Waldo hat- found at thrift store
- Baby Waldo hat- sewed out of thrifted shirt
Total for hats= $8
So yes, we got our entire Waldo Halloween costumes for $21.
SHOP WHERE’S WALDO HAT
The rest of the Where’s Waldo Halloween costume is easy. Just grab a pair of jeans and throw everything on!
I can’t wait to see your Where’s Wally costume! Tag @sofestive on IG so we can feature you!
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