Halloween is a fun time to play dress-up and entertain friends and trick or treaters. Getting your home into the Halloween spirit doesn’t have to be hard, and you don’t have to go over the top. A few little touches of Halloween spirit go a long way. Get into the mood with our modern, fresh Halloween decorating ideas.
Nothing says fall and Halloween like pumpkins. The best part is that pumpkins can work right through Thanksgiving. Here’s a fresh take on the holiday staple featuring 10 stylishly spooky pumpkins.
Metallic Painted Pumpkins
Baskets of Pumpkins
If you’re a design minimalist, add a Halloween-ready wreath to your entrance. Get your fall wreath to serve double duty by adding a removable black bow or some spiders. Once Halloween is over, style it back to fall mode.
Floral Wreath with a Black Bow
Pumpkin Window Wreath
Jar Halloween Decorating Ideas
Take glass jars (or Sylvia Plath’s favorite bell jar) and fill them with spiders, eyeballs or candy corn to serve as Halloween decorations. Think of them as horror terrariums and create whole scenes inside.
Candy Corn Jar
Spooky Victorian Bell Jars
Skulls are a hot statement in everyday design. Use skulls in your Halloween decorating to modernize Halloween and keep them around for the rest of the year.
Chrome Skull Decor