Keep soaring this Halloween with a DIY Tinkerbell costume! Spread magic and love by turning into the “symbol of the magic of Disney” the beloved Peter Pan character who is instantly recognizable, with her bright green dress, wand, blonde bun and, of course, ample supply of fairy dust.
Follow one of the tutorials below or use the images for inspiration to transform you or your little one into the iconic sprite. Who knows what kind of magic you’ll unlock in the process.
DIY Tinkerbell Costume Ideas
Halloween gives us a great opportunity to indulge in a little fantasy. Want to be fairy? No problemo. Once a year you’re allowed to play make believe and become anything you want.
I grew up obsessed with Peter Pan and have always wanted to dress up as Tinkerbell — the best Disney fairy of them all. This year I decided to make my own costume and make it happen. It turns out it’s not nearly as difficult as you might think. Check out this list of DIY Tinkerbell costume ideas, and you’ll have plenty of time to put together your own gorgeous outfit for All Hollows Eve.
1. DIY: Adult Tinkerbell Costume
Turn a skirt into a fairy dress in no time. Can you imagine how to do it? Well you don’t have to, just head over to the tutorial and get started. It looks a bit sexy, don’t you think?
2. Tinkerbell Dress up Apron
This insanely cute Tinkerbell-inspired apron can be worn on Halloween or any time you need to amp up the magic in your life. Read more about the project here. And you can say you magically whipped something up in a flash!
3. Toddler Tinkerbell Costume
A little girl’s dream come true. See details here and watch as the magic happens. Nothing can ever compare to that wonderful smile.
4. Cheap DIY Tinkerbell Costume
The entire costume costs only $10 to make. Isn’t that a steal? A quick and easy DIY costume that won’t break the bank!
5. Tinkerbell DIY Skirt and Top
Super cute and do-able. Turn your little girl into a living fairy. Check out the tutorial here. She may probably wear it whenever she feels like it.
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6. Simple Tinkerbell Teen Costume
Great for teens. A lot of girls will already have all the stuff they need for this DIY Tinkerbell costume. Just grab anything green and you’re almost good to go!
7. Tinkerbell Lined Tutu Dress Tutorial
Poofy and fabulous! Whoever said Tinkerbell can’t wear a different color? Pink may suit her so much better. See how you can do it here.
8. No Sew Tinkerbell Inspired Skirt
Simple no-sew idea. It doesn’t look no sew right? But trust me, you won’t need a lot of effort to make it. See for yourself here.
9. Tinkerbell Romper
Look how happy this little girl is to be Tinkerbell!! Grab a romper and sew in a skirt and you’re all done! Easy right?
10. Tinkerbell Crochet Project
If you’re an avid crocheter, this is a really unique take on the typical Tinkerbell costume. Buy the pattern here. It may take some time but it’s worth it.
11. Tinkerbell Costume from a T-Shirt
Super duper easy DIY Tinkerbell dress cut from a shirt. If you have over-sized shirts, this will be the best project for it. Just make sure it’s green!
12. Amazing DIY Tinkerbell Costume
Imagine your little girl in this one and try not to “Awwww” out loud. The detail is just stunning! See how here!
Watch this Tinkerbell makeup, hair and DIY costume tutorial from Savannahsvanity:
If you ever wanted to be Tinkerbell, your dream will come true with these DIY costumes. It’s not only great for Halloween but you can also make them for your little girl. Have magic in your life all the time!
Which one was your favorite? I’m probably going to upcycle my green shirt. I’d love to hear what yours is. Let me know below in the comments!