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Easy Chick Magnet Costume for a Baby

Sara Eberle
Sept. 28, 2012

As part of the Care.com Halloween costume series, get quick steps to make a laugh-out-loud costume for your little ladies man.

Create this funny play-on-words baby costume to give parties a real treat. See, your infant is both a chick - and a magnet!


  • Yellow hat
  • 2 Googly eyes from craft store
  • Orange felt
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Yellow onesie
  • Yellow feathers
  • Red and gray construction paper
  • Double stick tape
  • Brown pants
  • Brown socks

Step 1: Glue Googly eyes onto lower front part of hat. Cut out a small triangle from orange felt to make beak and glue just below eyes.

Step 2: Using the onesie for a size-reference, cut out a horseshoe-shape from red construction paper. Cover tips with grey construction paper. Tape together. Then tape on center of yellow onesie.

Step 3: Glue feathers on the hat and on the shoulders and sleeves of the onesie. Once dry, put baby in outfit. You can also add a baby doll (or Barbies) under his arm to give the full-effect.

Click here for more Halloween baby costume ideas from Care.com.

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