10 Chic DIY Halloween Decorations For The Most Adult Halloween Fans
Great ideas for anyone who's sick of buying the same cheap, plastic Halloween decorations every year.
Believe it or not, you’ll be sipping a PSL and planning out your Halloween costume in no time! I can’t believe I’m saying this, but fall is upon us.
If you’re looking for a way to decorate your home to celebrate all of the ghouls and goblins of the Halloween season in a way that’s, you know, super grown up you’ll need to keep these tasteful decorations in mind.
Not only will this type of décor remind everyone that Halloween can be for adults, too, it will also make it much easier to start decorating as soon as October rolls around each year. Having too many plastic pumpkins can get out of hand, but these elegant Halloween items are something you’ll want to fill your home with for as long as possible!
1. Melted Wax Pumpkin
OK, it’s just not Halloween without one pumpkin lying around. This colorful version is a fun, artsy take on the pumpkin-carving tradition. Follow this tutorial from Dream a Little Bigger.
2. Apothecary Labels
If you want to wow your friends with your various elixirs, look no further than these printable labels when designing your creepy cocktail station for the Halloween season. Find a free printable version at World Label’s blog.
3. No Sew Mantel Banner
If you’re looking for a quick and easy way to prep your home for Halloween festivities, this no-sew mantel banner should do just the trick. Here are the instructions from Close to Home.
4. Mini-Pumpkin Wreath
A simple statement piece really says it all. What more could you need for this holiday than a wreath made of mini pumpkins? Follow this tutorial to make your own.
5. Haunted Terrarium
A spooky terrarium is just the kind of thing you need to bring just a touch of Halloween to your home. It’s not over the top, but it is a totally adorable (err, I mean scary?) way to feel festive this season. Follow this tutorial.
6. Beware Sign
Hang this anywhere on the inside or outside of your home, and your guests will definitely know that when it comes to Halloween, you mean business. Here are the instructions from Craftaholics Anonymous.
7. Happy Haunting Chalkboard
Hang your favorite festive phrase in the most elegant way. Who says Halloween can’t be chic? Follow this tutorial from My Sister’s Suitcase.
8. Black Frames
Adding black picture frames is an extremely easy way to bring an extra bit of fear factor to your home this season. Get the details from Lolly Jane.
9. Witch Hat Luminaries
Bring the Halloween spirit to your porch for all of the trick-or-treaters to enjoy with these witch hat luminaries. Follow this tutorial from Polkadot Chair.
10. Spider Web
When placed strategically about the home, spider webs can add just the right touch of toil and trouble. Here’s how to make them, from True Blue Me and You.
This story originally appeared on Simplemost.