Come Halloween time, people are usually in a frenzy of excitement mixed with frustration when preparing a unique costume to wear; and amazingly, ladybug Halloween costumes have never failed to pique the interest of trick-or-treaters and partygoers alike.
Halloween is that time of the year, wherein people would most often than not look forward to celebrating. Not only is it a holiday that people can enjoy with friends and loved ones, but more than anything else, it is a special holiday where people can have fun being dressed up in their favorite characters of whatever kind and nature. Further, the real fun in dressing up for Halloween actually lies on how a person can get closest to recreating a like image of his chosen character in his costume. Although there is no compulsion to this role-playing, many people would still be more than happy and willing to participate for the sake of enjoying. However, for some people, they consider prizes and treats awarded to participants with the best costume as an added bonus and inspiration for them to spend more time and effort in preparing for this seemingly big event.
It appears that people are now leaning towards enjoying a more festive occasion, rather than the usual scary and ghastly mood that Halloween was traditionally supposed to exude. What other better way for the wee ones, and of course their mommies and daddies, to enjoy this feast than for these little sweethearts to wear a children’s ladybug costume to a Halloween party or to any get together during Halloween. Ladybug Halloween costumes are one of the most often seen costumes in Halloween pictorials, parties, events, and get-togethers. This is primarily due to the fact that these ladybug costumes are versatile.
For one, people coming from different age groups can wear them. Infants, toddlers, school children, teenagers, young adults, and even matured adults are guaranteed to look good in them. Plus, the costume is not restricted to a particular gender or class of persons. Boys and girls, or adult males and females can wear the ladybug costume. Along with this, it is important to note that the costume does not choose a particular body size. It is available in different sizes, from small ones that would fit your cuddly little angel, to medium and large sizes, and even up to plus size ones to fit a plus size adult. Whatever a person’s size is, one can expect that he can be comfortable wearing the costume. In addition, if one wishes to, he can have his costume especially made or customized to be sort of a one-size-fits-all type. This would be a costume that has securing provisions like Velcro, buttons, hooks and eyes, and the like, which can be easily adjusted depending on the use as well as the size of the wearer.
For another thing, the ladybug Halloween costume permits creativity or ingenuity, as well as resourcefulness, to come into play. Conversely, one would also have to devise means and methods of fitting into the costume, or of making the costume fit him. Of course, one is free to add accessories to make the costume even more attractive. The more unique and original the ladybug costume is, the better it will be. In turn, the more fun and entertaining the pictures and videos of the party would come out later on. What great memorabilia these could be!
This part of making or preparing the ladybug costume also adds to the fun of getting ready for a Halloween event. In addition, for parents, this is a perfect occasion for them to spend time with their children and just to have fun guiding their kids as they are exploring and discovering with their imaginative minds when figuring out how to put together a cute ladybug costume. This bonding moment should not be missed. This is likewise a great moment to take pictures and videos of one’s busy little ladybug.
Talking about improvising ladybug Halloween costumes, one can as well make the costume fit the age and personality of the wearer. Indeed, these ladybug Halloween costumes have managed to remain cute and adorable over the years, which is why they suit children well. However, this is not to discount the fact that adults can likewise choose to look sweet and endearing by wearing the costume. Alternatively, especially for women, they can remake the costume into something sexy that can flatter their figure.
There are different styles and designs for this notable infant ladybug costume. A few of them are mentioned below.
One item that is adored by many parents is a fluffy two-piece suit with hood. The hood has antennae attached to it. Both the hood and antennae are black, which represent the ladybug’s head. The suit is hot pink with black dots. It is sleeveless, but the parents have an option of whether or not to put a matching black long sleeved undershirt on their baby. The costume comes with a pair of suede pull-ups in apple green with black horizontal stripes. This serves as the ladybug’s body. The pull-ups are attached to a matching black suede tights that serve as the ladybug’s legs. This style, however, does not include a set of wings; but the suit is loosely parted intentionally at the back, which could make up for the wings, and at the same time, in order to give a full view of the striped pull-ups.
Another popular ladybug costume idea that parents would occasionally borrow is the more common and much simpler haltered dress type. The dress is usually made of satin with a black tulle petticoat. The torso is black, while the skirt part is red with black spots. Unlike the first design, this one does not come with antennae; however, it does have matching red and black polka dots wings included. To make up for the antennae, a baby girl can just wear a matching bow, ribbon, hair clip, or headband. The baby can also wear black stockings or tights, as well as black baby doll shoes, as these are not included, to complete the outfit.
There is also a red and black polka dots baby bunting, which is especially made for children up to 24 months old. This is very easy to wear on your baby and to remove, owing to its Velcro fastener at the back. It comes with a matching headpiece with antennae, which is likewise fastened by Velcro. It also has a pair of detachable long sleeve-wings. Everything is made of polyester fleece, which simply means that it does not put on too much weight when worn by your child. Your child won’t even notice that she is in a ladybug in the first place!
Mommies and daddies can as well collect and keep several unforgettable and priceless photos of their sweet dolls wearing this red and black polka dots hooded cape costume. It comes with a set of black mittens and matching booties. The baby booties are great for indoor use as they have nonskid soles, which is safe for your darling to walk on and even run about. What’s more, the cape is made of soft fleece, so that you can be certain that your baby won’t itch, or even worse, have allergic reactions. It is neither heavy nor uncomfortable to wear.
This style may be a better option for older infants aged up to 12 months old, who can already don a layered outfit. Instead of a cardigan or jacket over a dress, shirt, or blouse, you can just wear the cape over your baby to keep her warm during an evening Halloween party. Why, you can even choose to get a matching ladybug cape outfit with that of your darling! Truly, it would be a delight to see the look in your husband’s eyes as soon as he gets a glimpse of his two endearing precious girls wearing a matching Ladybug Baby Costume.
Parents actually need not be confined to some rules or guidelines when putting together a child’s ladybug costume. Instead, they can be as creative as they want. They can add to or change the details of a particular ladybug costume design or even improvise using whatever materials are available, in order to come up with something fun, unique and original for their child. Hence, while some people might think otherwise, the possibilities for ladybug Halloween costumes have been proven to be endless. This is why it should not come as a surprise to anybody that, every now and then, a ladybug could repeatedly be seen fluttering around the room on Halloween time, and simply having the best time of his or her life.