7 Original Halloween Gift Ideas for Kids

7 Original Halloween Gift Ideas for Kids

Posted on Oct 3rd, 2023

The spooky season is upon us, and what better way to celebrate Halloween than by surprising the little ones with creative and fun gifts? 

Whether you're planning a Halloween party or just want to spread some holiday cheer, we've curated a list of seven original Halloween gift ideas for kids that are sure to delight and enchant. 

From eerie soaps to playful treats, these gifts are bound to make this Halloween unforgettable.

The Power of Original Halloween Gifts

Halloween is a time of enchantment and delight, especially for children eagerly anticipating the thrill of dressing up, trick-or-treating, and the excitement of the season. While the tradition of gifting candy on Halloween remains a classic choice, there's something truly magical about surprising the little ones with original gifts that extend beyond the realm of sweets.

In a world where candy often takes center stage during Halloween, there's immense power in offering unique, thoughtful, and imaginative presents that inspire creativity, elevate the holiday experience, and foster lasting memories. These one-of-a-kind gifts not only delight but also ignite the imagination, making Halloween all the more special.

This Halloween, let's explore the enchanting world of original Halloween gifts for kids. From bath time adventures to scents that capture the essence of the season, we've curated a list of seven imaginative ideas that are sure to captivate and bring joy to the young ones in your life. So, step into the realm of spooky surprises as we unveil these delightful and playful Halloween gift ideas.

7 Original Halloween Gift Ideas for Kids

As the Halloween season approaches, the quest for the perfect gifts to enchant and excite young hearts is on. In this section, we've compiled a list of seven original Halloween gift ideas that go beyond the typical treats. Let's dive in!

1. Glow-in-the-Dark Halloween Soaps

Make bath time extra special with our Glow-in-the-Dark Halloween Soaps. To make the most out of this gift, consider dimming the lights or having a bath by candlelight. The glow of these soaps will create a truly magical and spooky atmosphere. Encourage kids to get creative with the soaps, using them to tell their own spooky stories or create eerie underwater worlds during bath time. It's a playful way to promote good hygiene while making bath time an adventure.

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2. DIY Halloween Craft Kits

Unlock your child's creativity with DIY Halloween craft kits. Before diving in, set up a crafting station with all the materials neatly organized. Encourage kids to let their imaginations run wild as they design their own spooky decorations or masks. You can even host a Halloween craft night with friends or family, complete with spooky music and themed snacks. These craft kits offer endless opportunities for creative expression and can lead to unique Halloween décor or costumes.

3. Storybooks with a Spooky Twist

Create a cozy and spooky reading nook in your home with comfy pillows, blankets, and dim lighting. Before bedtime, gather the family and read Halloween-themed storybooks together. To make it even more engaging, encourage kids to take on character voices or use props related to the story. Consider starting a Halloween book tradition where you read a different spooky tale each night leading up to Halloween. It's a wonderful way to bond as a family and create lasting memories.

4. Halloween Puzzles and Games

Turn family game night into a Halloween-themed extravaganza. Set up a dedicated game area with spooky decorations and themed snacks. Consider playing classic board games with a Halloween twist or introducing Halloween-themed card games. To make it more competitive, host a Halloween game tournament with small prizes for the winners. It's a great way to enjoy quality family time while embracing the spirit of the season.

5. Pumpkin Decorating Kits

Host a pumpkin decorating party with friends and family. Set up a pumpkin decorating station with all the supplies from the kit, as well as additional crafting materials like glitter, googly eyes, and ribbons. Encourage kids to let their creativity shine as they transform pumpkins into spooky or silly characters. Afterward, you can display the decorated pumpkins proudly on your doorstep for all to see.

6. Costume Accessories and Dress-Up Kits

Enhance the Halloween costume experience with costume accessories and dress-up kits. Before dressing up, have a costume parade where kids can showcase their imaginative outfits. Encourage them to mix and match different accessories to create unique characters. Consider organizing a Halloween costume fashion show for friends and family, complete with a runway and judges. It's a fun and interactive way to celebrate the holiday.

7. Halloween-Themed Art Supplies

Create a Halloween art studio at home with a designated area for creativity. Lay out the art supplies, and consider playing spooky music or watching Halloween-themed art tutorials online for inspiration. Encourage kids to explore their artistic talents by drawing, painting, or crafting Halloween-themed masterpieces. Display their artwork around the house to showcase their creativity and get into the Halloween spirit.


This Halloween, go beyond the ordinary and make the season truly magical for the kids in your life. By choosing thoughtful and imaginative gifts, you have the power to create lasting memories and inspire creativity that extends far beyond the holiday.

From enchanting Glow-in-the-Dark Halloween Soaps that turn bath time into an adventure to DIY Halloween Craft Kits that unlock the world of creativity, these original Halloween gift ideas are designed to capture the spirit of the season and foster joy.

As you explore these unique gifting options, remember that the magic of Halloween lies not only in the treats but also in the surprises that ignite young imaginations. This Halloween, make it a point to choose gifts that resonate with the spirit of the holiday and create cherished memories.

And if you're looking for a truly enchanting and spooky gift, don't forget to check out our online store for more Halloween-themed soaps. These handcrafted soaps are not only perfect for bath time but also serve as delightful Halloween presents.

Thank you for joining SOAPS BY KRISTY on this journey to discover original Halloween gift ideas that elevate the holiday experience. May your Halloween be filled with laughter, creativity, and moments of enchantment.

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