Ridiculously Simple (and Cute!) Halloween Décor Ideas

Skip carving a huge pumpkin this year to get into the Halloween mood. While you can always try one of our Chic No-Carve Pumpkin Designs you can also try one of these super simple, and totally adorable Halloween craft ideas!


  • Washi Tape Crafts

    We rounded up 13 fun Washi Tape Halloween Crafts that you can do. They won’t take more than 20 minutes each, and they will bring some haunted feelings into your home!

  • BOO Doormat

    Get into the Halloween spirit with this fun DIY doormat from Listotic. It won’t take you long, and they would be a great decoration for whatever holidays you celebrate!

  • Balloon Dipped Candy Corn Jars

    It’s no lie that candy corn is a favirote during this wicked holiday. Instead of binging on this sugary treat, we’re going to make Brit + Co’s Ballon Dipped Candy Corn Jars. You can fill them with tea lite candles and make them into lanterns or fill them up with candy corn and let your guests snack away.

  • Phantom Pictures

    Let some extra (and see-through) guests into your house with these phantom pictures featured on Country Living. You’ll get some good scares out of these, and your human guests won’t know what hit them!

  • Garbage Bag Spider Webs

    Grab some black garbage bags and get cutting, this simple DIY from HGTV will cost you little to nothing, and will turn any room in your house into a spider filled one.

  • Cup o’ Lanterns

    You can spend hours carving away at a pumpkin to put outside, OR you can decorate some plastic cups, like these from Thrift Momma Ramblings, and have decorations done in minutes!

  • Skull Sink

    We have a million Halloween Skulls laying around from various years of Halloween decorating. Scare your guests while they wash their hand with this idea from Durbin Dynamics. Just put a skull over your sink spout, and wait for the screams!

  • Candy Corn Candles

    This DIY we found on Pinterest Doesn’t need much of an explanation. Just take some candle holders, and fill them with candy corn, or any fun festive treat, top with candles and you’re all set to entertain.

  • Mummy Wrapped Door

    Spook the trick-or-treaters who dare knock on your door with this mummy wrapped door from Honey and Fitz. It’ll take you no time to decorate, and should stay long past Halloween.

  • Bloody Shower Curtains

    Freak your kids out with these bloody shower curtains. While you could buy some premade ones, Hub Pages suggests just making a few red hand prints on a cheap white shower curtain.

  • Pumpkin Spiders

    These might take a few more minutes, but they are worth it. Whether you decide to use them as a center piece or just laying around your house, these pumpkin spiders from 24 7 Moms might just be the cutest 8-legged decorations out!

  • Boarded Up Windows

    Whether you’re going for an abandon house look, or just some scary looking windows, these cardboard boarded up windows from Wiccan Make Some Too will do just the trick. Plus you only need to paint some cardboard and hang it up for this decoration.

  • Bloody Candles

    Make your candles drip with blood like these from First Home Love Life. Just melt a red candle over one of the color of your choosing and you’re good to go!

  • Linen Ghosts

    We dug our DIY out of the archives for another go around! These Linen Ghosts are super easy to make, and will spook your guests all through the night.

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