Pregnancy costume ideas for Halloween

Pregnancy costume ideas for Halloween 2018
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If you’ve got a burgeoning bump this Halloween, first, congratulations! Knowing you’re growing a tiny human in your stomach kind of makes you perfect for this holiday, no? Basically, if you just wanted to dress like yourself and call it a superhero costume, no one would argue with you.

Then again, there’s something to be said for dressing up your baby bump. After all, it’s such a special time in your life — why not commemorate it by spending Halloween wearing something that accentuates your life-bearing belly?

If the countless DIY ideas on Pinterest are making your already tired preggo brain spin, don’t worry. You can find super-cute and low-key pregnancy costume ideas on Amazon that are ready to toss in your digital shopping cart and ship straight to your door.

Here are six of our favorite picks for celebrating your boo-tiful bump.

Bun in the oven

Honest to goodness, you can’t get much cuter than this “bun in the oven” pregnancy costume. Bonus? You can wear your cozy, super-stretchy maternity pants and no one will be the wiser. (Amazon, $46.94)

Pregnancy costume ideas bun in the oven
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“Don’t eat pumpkin seeds” T-shirt

Your parents always warned you not to swallow seeds or you’d grow a giant gourd in your belly, but did you listen? This cheeky tee lets you be the cute cautionary tale of the night. (Amazon, $13.99)

Pregnancy costume ideas pumpkin seeds t-shirt
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DIY pregnant skeleton

You could search high and low for a shamelessly comfortable Halloween costume that also happens to be festive. Or you could save your much-needed energy by buying this DIY pregnant skeleton decal set. Iron it on a lived-in black T-shirt and black maternity pants — and presto!  (Amazon, $49.99)

Pregnancy costume ideas pregnant skeleton
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Pregnant pirate queen

A pregnant pirate queen? Why the heck not?! If anyone questions your decision, just point them in the direction of the nearest plank. (Amazon, $53.22)

Pregnancy costume ideas pregnant pirate queen
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“Boo!” T-shirt

As simple as it is, this tee gets our vote for best pregnancy Halloween costume that doubles as an announcement. If you’ve been waiting to spill the beans about your baby news, this adorable T-shirt will do the talking for you in a subtle yet fun way. (Amazon, $16.99)

Pregnancy costume ideas boo t-shirt
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Jack-o’-lantern dress

You didn’t think we’d leave off the most classic of preggo costumes, did you? Everyone loves a pumpkin-imitating bump (or should we say a bumpkin?). This dress gives you a comfy way to turn your round belly into a crowd-pleasing jack-o’-lantern. (Amazon, $2.99)

Pregnancy costume ideas jack-o-lantern dress
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