Costumes Beginning with H

Costumes Beginning with H

Are you ready to look into a world where every costume starts with the letter "H"? I thought so! Whether you're planning for a costume party, a school event, Halloween, or just want to have some dress-up fun at home, I've got some super cool ideas for you.

From magical wizards to groovy hippies and even adorable animals, we're about to explore some awesome "H" costume ideas that are fun, easy to make, and sure to bring a big smile to everyone's face. So, grab your crafting kit, and let's get creative together!

Fun Letter H Costume Ideas

Harry Potter

Wave your wands, witches, and wizards! Dressing up as anyone from the magical world of Harry Potter is a hit. Whether you're a brave Gryffindor, a wise Ravenclaw, a loyal Hufflepuff, or a cunning Slytherin, there's a place for you in Hogwarts. Don't forget your wand, glasses, and maybe even a lightning bolt scar to truly embody the chosen one or his friends. This is a perfect choice for a Halloween party.

Harry potter costume


For those who love a bit of mythology and muscle, dressing up as Hercules can be a blast. Grab a toga, fashion a makeshift sword and shield, and if you're feeling extra, why not add a lion's mane to show off your completion of the Nemean lion task? Flex those muscles, and you're ready to go!


Buzz around as the cutest little honeybee! This costume is sweet as can be and perfect for all ages. With some black and yellow stripes, a pair of wings, and an adorable antenna headband, you'll be the buzz of any party.

Hot Dog

Yes, you read that right! If you're up for a good laugh, why not dress up as a hot dog? This costume is a surefire way to bring some smiles and giggles to the event. Plus, it's a great conversation starter!


Let's throw it back to the '60s with some peace, love, and happiness! A hippie costume is all about colorful clothes, peace signs, and those iconic round sunglasses. Tie-dye shirts, bell-bottom jeans, and a flower crown will have you spreading groovy vibes all around.

Hippie Costume

Hatbox Ghost

For the Disney enthusiasts and the lovers of all things spooky, the Hatbox Ghost from the Haunted Mansion is an iconic choice. This costume might require a bit more crafting skills for the hatbox and ghostly makeup, but the result is hauntingly fabulous.


This one's broad and can be personalized to your heart's content. From comic book heroes like Hulk or Hawkeye to everyday heroes like firefighters, or even a heroic version of yourself, the sky's the limit. It's a chance to celebrate those who inspire us, whether they wear capes or not.


Why not curl up as a cute little hedgehog? With some brown clothing and a DIY spiky back, you can transform into this adorable creature. It's a unique and cuddly choice that's sure to stand out.


Want to go for something both unique and adorable? A hippopotamus costume might be your jam! With some grey clothing and a cute, homemade hippo face mask or hat, you'll be ready to "hippo" around the party.

Haunted House

This one's for the crafty souls out there. Transform yourself into a walking, talking haunted house with boxes and some paint. Windows, doors, and maybe even a ghost peeking out will make this costume a real showstopper.


Celebrate the great outdoors with a simple, yet fun hiker costume. Pack a backpack, wear your best hiking boots, and don't forget a map or a compass. It's a great way to show your love for adventure and nature.

Humpty Dumpty

For those who enjoy a bit of nursery rhyme fun, dressing up as Humpty Dumpty is a quirky and memorable choice. A round, egg-shaped costume and a little wall to sit on will make your outfit unforgettable. Just try not to have a great fall!


Feeling a bit mythical? How about going as a Hydra, the multi-headed serpent from Greek mythology? This could be a fun group costume, with each person representing a head of the Hydra, or a solo project with some crafty headgear.

High Schooler

Channel those school days vibes with a high schooler costume! Think letterman jackets, preppy skirts, or even a classic nerd look with glasses and books. It's all about capturing that quintessential school spirit.

Hollywood Actor

Feel like a star with a Hollywood actor costume. Don a glamorous dress or a sharp tuxedo, add some oversized sunglasses, and maybe even carry around a fake Oscar to really sell it. It's your chance to live out your red carpet dreams!

Hollywood actor costume

Han Solo

For the "Star Wars" fans, dressing up as the charming rogue Han Solo is a no-brainer. Grab those vests, high boots, and don’t forget the iconic blaster. Bonus points if you have a Chewbacca to accompany you!


Show off those styling skills with a hairdresser costume. Equip yourself with a stylist's belt, some combs, brushes, and maybe even a hairdryer. It's a fun nod to the beauty industry pros!


Dress up as a hunter for a rugged look. Camouflage clothing, a faux hunter's hat, and maybe even a toy rifle or binoculars. Just remember, it's all in good fun, and no real animals should be involved!


Who doesn’t love a good burger? Transform into everyone's favorite fast food with a hamburger costume. With layers representing the bun, patty, cheese, lettuce, and tomato, you'll be deliciously adorable.

Harley Quinn

For a dash of comic book villainy, Harley Quinn is a fantastic choice. With her signature red and black attire, baseball bat, and playful yet mischievous makeup, you'll capture the heart of the party as Gotham's own anti-heroine.

Hello Kitty

For a dose of cuteness, why not go as Hello Kitty? This beloved character is recognized by her adorable bow and lack of mouth. A simple, sweet costume that's great for all ages.

Hawaiian Tourist

Don your loudest Hawaiian shirt, some comfy shorts, and perhaps a straw hat. Aloha, party time!


Take inspiration from the Swiss Alps and dress up as Heidi. A dirndl, a blouse, and a cheerful demeanor will transport you straight to the mountainside. Don't forget to braid your hair!


Giddy up for some fun with a horse costume! Whether you go solo with a horse headpiece and tail, or team up with a friend to create a two-person horse, this costume is sure to trot away with some laughs.

Horse Costume

Helen of Troy

Channel the beauty that launched a thousand ships with a Helen of Troy costume. Elegant Greek attire, gold accessories, and a serene look will make you the belle of the ball.

Henry VIII

Go royal with a Henry VIII costume. This is your excuse to wear a luxurious, Tudor-era outfit complete with a crown and maybe even a turkey leg as a prop. Just remember, no actual beheadings at the party!

Homer Simpson

D'oh! Embrace your inner Homer Simpson with a simple white polo, blue pants, and a bald cap (if needed). Maybe carry around a donut for full effect.

Hawaiian Dancer

Last but not least, sway into the scene as a hula dancer. A grass skirt, coconut bikini top (or a floral printed shirt for a more modest approach), and a lei are all you need to bring the Hawaiian vibes.

Hawaiian Costume

Choosing a costume beginning with "H" is a fun and way to celebrate any occasion that calls for a little dress-up. Whether you're looking for laughs, aiming to awe, or just wanting to spread some joy, there's an "H" costume out there that's perfect for you. So, which "H" are you going to be? Let your imagination lead the way and have a blast!

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