You will love this list of easy and cheap Halloween decorations if you’re in search of some cute Halloween decor! From printable Halloween decorations to dress up party favors to cheap outdoor Halloween decorations you can put together at home, we’ve got so many fun, kid-friendly ideas.
For even more spooky fun, check out more of our favorite DIY Halloween Decorations!
Most of these are cheap Halloween decorations you can make yourself, and you can even get the kids involved in making them. Simple Halloween party decorations, Halloween props, and fun décor ideas for outdoor decor will transform your home for Halloween night and trick-or-treaters!
Cheap Halloween Decorations Ideas
Yes, these Halloween decorations ideas are cheap and easy, and they’re also guaranteed to bring a smile to everyone’s face. Dress up black lunch sacks to make adorable hanging bat party favors, and make your party even more festive with our free printable Halloween bottle labels!
Make these fabulous and creepy hanging Halloween ghosts to greet guests on your front porch. They cost next to nothing.
Using trash bags to make a spider web is a very inexpensive way to create something giant and eye-catching, which is perfect for either indoor or outdoor decorating.
At our house, we love things that glow! Can you believe ping pong balls can make the perfect glowing eyes for your pumpkin? If you have a yard light, just a little bit of black tape easily turns your light into a jack o lantern.
Glowing Pumpkin Eyes (ping pong balls with battery operated tea light provide the glow) and Jack o Lantern Light are two super easy and cheap outdoor Halloween decoration ideas to light up your porch and yard!
A boa wrapped around a wreath form creates a dramatic, festive wreath for your front door in minutes. Tin cans are not only cheap, they are free! Recycle those tin cans into charming luminaries that make excellent accents to a party table or cute Halloween decor for your porch.
Cheap DIY Halloween Decorations
For more DIY ingenuity, recycle glass jars and turn them into cheap Halloween decorations for your home. Create pretty garlands of pumpkins using paper strips. Halloween candy also makes a sweet decoration in practically any presentation you can think up!
Halloween decorations don’t have to be scary to celebrate the holiday. Are you looking for a quick, kid-friendly way to dress up your home or classroom? Turn orange paper into a cheap Halloween decoration with some meaning in just a few simple steps.
Pumpkin Garland by Skip to my Lou & Somewhat Simple
Here is another festive decoration that is FREE!
I hope that you will find a fun and easy idea to help make your Halloween decorations cheap in our DIY Halloween Decorations!
outdoor halloween decoration ideas
These outdoor decor ideas are so fun and spooky. They really bring your neighborhood’s trick-or-treat to the next level.
Be the talk of the neighborhood with these climbing skeletons. These will wow your neighbors. I have found that they’re just shivery enough, without being too gross or frightening for younger children. I like to keep things on the fun side without going too far into scary Halloween decorations.
To let yourself and your little trick-or-treaters enjoy the spook of the festival, add a bit of that ooey-gooey element to your Halloween decor this year by constructing your very own spider egg sacs that hang at your entrance in the most creepy manner. All you need to collect is your old white tights, some large and small plastic creepy crawlie spiders, baseballs and a hot glue gun to bring this amazing project to life. Perfect for a haunted house!
These dancing ghosts look extra creepy in your front yard! With some styrofoam balls, garden stakes, and lightweight fabric, you can whip these up and keep them up all month long. These don’t cost a lot of money to make and use from year to year.
This outdoor Halloween sign is so simple and clever! I love how it is a totally unique Halloween Decoration. You can make one too!
For another eccentric and cool twist, this hanging cage Halloween prop is the perfect amount of creepy and crazy! It looks so unusual yet it’s a cheap Halloween decoration you can do yourself!
More halloween decoration ideas
You will love this cute Halloween decor: candles are one of the easiest ways to add a festive atmosphere to any home for just about any occasion, especially as the weather gets cooler and the days get shorter. This DIY project has a million variations so let these ideas get your creative juices flowing!
Round up a few jars and get creative with paint, tissue paper, decoupage, tape, and permanent markers. You can easily make them match your Halloween decor, and the kids will really enjoy making them with you!
Recycled baby food jars turned into jack o lanterns are a fun Halloween craft. If you don’t have baby food jars, glass votives from the dollar store also work great!
For a cool and creepy twist on glass jar Halloween decorations, these DIY Poison bottles are just the thing to create some witch’s potions!
These bats are a great combo of spooky and fun!
You can DIY this spooky Halloween village with dollar store finds in minutes for ten dollars.
These cute, cheap Halloween decorations are sure to liven up any party and make your home more festive!
Free Halloween Printables
- Are you getting in the holiday spirit with all things pumpkin? These printables will help you with carving pumpkins, creating cool Jack O Lantern faces for pumpkin carving, and more decorating with pumpkins.
- Keep kids busy with the most fun (kid tested and approved) Halloween Party games. We love the printable tic tac toe.
- Enjoy 40 free Halloween printables from free printable halloween decorations to fun crafts.
- Halloween Coloring Pages
- Pumpkin Coloring Pages
- Darling Personalized Halloween Tag
- Witch Drawing