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DIY Halloween Decorations

Posted by  ·  September 24, 2018  ·  Last Updated: September 29, 2018

DIY Halloween Decorations are one of my favorite ways to celebrate Halloween.  Whether you have little ones excited to decorate or not, these crafts for Halloween shared this week are sure to give you some great ideas!

DIY Halloween Decorations

This glittered BOO sign is a fun touch for the front door.

DIY Halloween Decorations


DIY Halloween Banner from Shaken Together just needs to be printed and tied together.  The hard part has already been done for you. I love the vintage feel.


Spider Wreath from Kaminski’s Creations


Really there are so many fun ways to welcome guests with these Halloween Porch Ideas. I love the floating witch hats!



These witch legs are so fun!  Kids will love how bright they are and not too spooky.

halloween party

This DIY Halloween Candy Wreath is such an easy way to BOO your friends and family!  Her only tip is that you shouldn’t hang it on their door if it’s a hot day.  You don’t want their tasty treats to melt!

trick or treaters 

Making these DIY paper spider web is a great way to let kids make decorations and decorate for Halloween.


Halloween decorations for the table

These bloody candles might be too much for your Halloween table, but if you need something REALLY spooky they are perfect.


Flying Bat Napkin Rings from Delightfully Noted


How crazy easy but great Halloween party cups!?!



These spooky potion bottles make a great Halloween centerpiece for your table.


Grab a mason jar. This head in a jar is terrifying!


Homemade Halloween Decorations


These easy ghosts globes are made from cheesecloth. They come together easily. She even made a dementor.

halloween crafts

DIY Pottery Barn Skull Vases from My EnRoute Life

Halloween Terrariums from Today’s Creative Blogs

This DIY candy corn garland from Women’s Day encourages snacking, so you better buy an extra big bag of the Halloween treat this year!

Halloween decorations for the yard

These eyeballs in a tree are a funny idea for the daytime. How about painting them with glow in the dark paint so they would be spooky at night for the trick or treaters.

carve pumpkins


Decorate your front porch with this DIY Halloween sign is so “eeking” cute, you’re bound to get compliments from everyone who stops by to knock on your front door.

Need a place to store Halloween candy? Make the countdown to Halloween even more fun by hanging this candy door hanger. Treat yourself to a bite every day it’s on display!

DIY Halloween PillowHocus Pocus fans, this easy, no-sew pillow craft has your name written all over it.

This lighted Halloween ghost isn’t too spooky but makes a cool display! It is also simple to make with a tomato cage. Princess Pinky Girl is so clever!

decorating ideas


Making homemade Halloween decorations became a tradition when our kids were preschoolers.  They’ve grown up a bit, but they still like to take part in the spooky festivities! If you are looking for more fun DIY Halloween Decorations check out my Jack-O-Lantern Votives, Hanging Lantern Ghosts, and these Paper Witch Shoes.  We love Halloween around here, so you will certainly be able to find some great Halloween decorating ideas throughout the blog.  Happy crafting…and Happy haunting!

And of course, now you need something fun to eat! Check out these Halloween Dinner Ideas.

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  1. Sunday, October 21st, 2012
    These are all neat, but I love the spider wreath. Thanks for sharing.
    • Cindy
      Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
      Me too Brenda! That spider wreath is fantastic.
  2. Sunday, October 21st, 2012
    Thanks so much for featuring my vases! Loved looking through all the DIY Halloween decorations
    • Cindy
      Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
      Danielle, your vases are great!
  3. Sunday, October 21st, 2012
    Thanks for featuring my spider web wreath and thanks for hosting!
    • Cindy
      Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
      Everyone loves your spider wreath Erin!
  4. Sunday, October 21st, 2012
    Thank you so very much for featuring my DIY banner ... what a great Sunday surprise!
    • Cindy
      Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
      Love your banner Keri!