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Kids Gruffalo Monster Costumes

Updated on January 5, 2015

How to make Gruffalo Monster Costumes for Kids

Time to choose your Kids Fancy Costume . How about a Gruffalo Monster Costume ? I guess it would be loads of fun .

Julia Donaldson's fans would be ecstatic and welcome this fun idea . The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo Child are great favourites kids would read again and again .

I've put together some of the most loved costumes that can either be purchased or handmade The Gruffalo's Child Handmade DIY Halloween Costume for those who are creative and would like to add a personal touch . Also check here for more ideas .

As a bonus , what better way to recycle and wear it to portray a school themed book character or an enchanting gruffalo themed party .

Featured costume available : Amazon

Gruffalo Homemade Costumes

Homemade Gruffalo Costume

Inexpensive Gruffalo Costume made from brown fleece fabric based on a whole body child's jumper .

Here you'll find step-by-step instructions on how to make a gruffalo costume for your child . No worries if you can't sew .... instructions are easy- to- follow . Featured here are tips on how to customise , including Purple Prickles , Orange Eyes , Knobbly knees , Poisonous Wart , Hornes and Tails and Terrible Tusks and Teeth .

Image Credit : Child Monster Halloween Costume

Handsewn Gruffalo Halloween Mask
Handsewn Gruffalo Halloween Mask

Handsewn Gruffalo Halloween Mask

Suitable for 3-5 years .Made of felt with one piece of felt as the back to make sure it doen't scrath .. Elastic is stitched at both sides to keep it in place when the child is wearing it .

Huge selection of Handsewn Gruffalo Masks & Templates and also Handsewn Gruffalo Costumes

Yummy Gruffalo Cake / Cupcakes

Tutorial - How to make an Edible Gruffalo

Tutorial - How to make an Edible Gruffalo
Tutorial - How to make an Edible Gruffalo
Chocolate Gruffalo Cupcake
Chocolate Gruffalo Cupcake

It's a Cupcake Gruffalo !

To make the Gruffalo's eyes , use orange coloured jelly tots . For the nose cut a green jelly tot in half . The Gruffalo's ears are made from a chocolate button cut in half .

For the horns cut small marshmallows in half as well as for the teeth .

Most Adorable Gruffalo Plush Toys

Fabulous Gruffalo Hand Puppet

Which would you prefer ..... Hand-made or purchased Gruffalo Costumes ?

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    • Rabadi profile image

      4 years ago from New York

      Very nice Article I'm following you :)

    • eilval profile imageAUTHOR


      5 years ago from Western Cape , South Africa

      You're welcome ; fascinating stuff which kids find intriguing

    • Suzanne Day profile image

      Suzanne Day 

      5 years ago from Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

      Wow, how cute are Gruffalos? I know if my kids saw this hub I'd be up for Gruffalo parties and an outfit for them! Voted awesome ;)

    • eilval profile imageAUTHOR


      5 years ago from Western Cape , South Africa

      Thank you . So glad you liked the Gruffalo as a potential theme

    • FlourishAnyway profile image


      5 years ago from USA

      How adorable! I have nephews who love to play dress up in recycled Halloween costumes and could see a Gruffalo themed day.

    • poetryman6969 profile image


      5 years ago

      They say there is never a good monster around when you need one. You have solved that problem. Make one!

    • Victoria Lynn profile image

      Victoria Lynn 

      5 years ago from Arkansas, USA

      I'm not familiar with Gruffalo, but he's adorable! Love your costumes!

    • TreasuresBrenda profile image

      Treasures By Brenda 

      6 years ago from Canada

      The Gruffalo costume looks like fun!

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      tfsherman lm 

      6 years ago

      Wow, a Gruffalo costume! Hope you don't mind if I link this site onto my Children's Book Character lens. It's a must resource, thanks.

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      6 years ago

      That's such a cute costume idea! The cupcakes too. : )

    • lesliesinclair profile image


      6 years ago

      Love that handmade mask. It's remodelable too.

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      7 years ago

      Great costumes!

    • Kailua-KonaGirl profile image


      7 years ago from New York

      I love this lens. You came up with fabulous ideas and showcased them quite nicely! *Squid Angel Blessed*

    • kristalulabelle profile image


      7 years ago from Wisconsin

      I love your collection of all things Gruffalo!

    • darciefrench lm profile image

      darciefrench lm 

      7 years ago

      I am smitten by the Gruffalo - very cute :)


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