How to Make a Child's Cow Costume

Has your child/Have you ever wanted to be a cow for Halloween or for a costume party? Just follow these easy instructions to become a cute cow... MOO!


  1. 1
    Get some plain white tracksuit pants or material slacks and a plain white shirt or t-shirt.
  2. 2
    Paint patches on the shirt and pants with Black Paint get creative with patterns!
  3. 3
    If you can get one of those mask's that nail technicians use. Paint it pink and paint 2 black nostrils
  4. 4
    Get a black headband or headband colored closest to you or your child's hair color.
  5. 5
    Out of white and pink felt, create 2 ears. Paint black patches on them.
  6. 6
    Sew or super-glue the ears onto the headband for ears.
  7. 7
    Using string,rope or material create a black or white tail.
  8. 8
    Glue or sew the tail to an old belt
  9. 9
    Wear black shoes for hooves.


  • You could even use black and white face paints to color in the face.


  • Don't use a brand new belt unless you don't have one already
  • You will look extremely cool :)

Things You'll Need

  • Plain White T-shirt
  • Plain white pants (NOT JEANS)
  • Black shoes (Optional)
  • Black socks (Optional)
  • Black Paint
  • Old Belt
  • Black face paint (optional)
  • White face paint (optional)
  • Old or new headband
  • Lots of felt and material in different colors
  • Wool or string in black or white

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Categories: Animal Costumes