15 Clever Halloween Costumes for Pets
Spending on Halloween costumes is set to hit $3.4 billion this year, according to an annual survey by the National Retail Federation, and 16 percent of consumers are itching to spend some of that money to get their pets in the spooky spirit. Instead, save for candy, pumpkins, and your own Halloween getup by making a pet costume that's both inexpensive and easy. With these DIY ideas, your furry friend will be ready to go trick-or-treating with the family or roam the room during a Halloween party.
Transform the "cone of shame" into a martini. Paint some foam balls to look like green olives and skewer them with a wooden dowel, or follow Brit + Co's instructions for making olives out of felt. Then place the dowel inside an Elizabethan collar and secure it with a piece of electrical tape or hot glue.