Masks are a special addition to any outfit. They can transform a look instantly! Every child’s favorite activity includes slipping on one of these DIY paper masks and instantly become an animal, a superhero or a princess. Everyone can join in the fun with these 10 simple masks to make.

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10 of my Favorite DIY Paper Masks

In fact, most of these simple  DIY paper masks can be quickly created from paper and string, such as the dragon and bunny masks above.

These DIY printable paper masks can be further customized to complete any trick-or-treating look. Spider, pumpkin or skeleton – these masks are essential to Halloween.

Get extra creative with your printer and go for foxy this Halloween in the best type of way – see the printable pretty fox mask right here.

Any shape can be used to sew a simple felt mask that is both soft and comfortable to wear all night long. Super heroes everywhere will be jealous!

A creative technique involving glitter and glue allows this glitter masquerade mask to stay on all night without any strings attached.

For an easy nod to nature – layer paper and paint to create these subtle winter animal masks.

Use your sewing skills to customize this sweet panda mask, complete with ears and decorative embroidery.

Hole punches and patterned paper add some texture to these animal masks that are created from a plastic mask form.

Don’t let the teeth scare you away! Simply print out the easy template and fold this Dinomite mask for a popular accessory.

Involve cheap plastic masks in a quick afternoon activity to create these masquerade mask upgrades.

I’m tempted to make a different mask every month to keep the dress-up festivities going all year long!