With Halloween just around the corner, now’s the time to get into the Halloween spirit with some gorgeous and spooky decorations. But, don’t go about splurging money on store-bought stuff this year, instead spruce the festive season by making them all by yourself. Surprise everyone with your dark and evil side using these 45 Breathtaking And Effortless DIY Halloween Decorations.
31. Easy Halloween Luminaries
Luminaries are a fun way to display the Halloween spirit at your entryway and porch. Here is a really cute, cheap and easy ways to light up your home with decorative luminaries made with recycled materials. Place or hang some lovely bunches of self-made luminaries built using mason jars, some black paper, a masking tape and crafts glue. Brew up a lovely impact on your ghostly decor with these easy-to-follow steps.
DIY Details : bhg
32. DIY Paper Bag Luminaries
When it comes to enhancing the beauty of the day, no matter what’s the occasion, candle light never fails to make a mark. These DIY Paper Bag Luminaries made using battery operated candles can contribute exquisitely to your decor. With just a few minutes, you can have some pretty new luminaries for your home or the pathway to your space for guiding children to your party this Halloween!
DIY Details : kidskubby
33. DIY Basics: Ombre Wine Bottles
Repurpose some old wine bottles and transform them into a lovely and elegant fall centerpiece for this Halloween season. This DIY craft is a simple, quick and inexpensive technique to prepare your home for the festivities and take your decor to an all new level of fantastic. Collect some fall color spray paints and get going with making your Ombre Wine Bottles, perfect to display on the tables along with some bright fall leaves.
DIY Details : brit
34. Mummy Jars
Without the need of overflowing the budget or being a queen at crafts, get in the Halloween spirit with these DIY Mummy Jars lighting up your home with re-purposed old jars around the house. Sporting some googly eyes, the mummy jars can be made using glass canning jars, a paint brush, lots of medical gauze, mod podge and craft eyes. You would love how adorable these luminaries look.
DIY Details : craftsredesigned
35. Spirit Jugs
Recycle old milk jugs within minutes into something remarkably spectacular – DIY Spirit Jugs that will spruce up your space with the festive spirit. Put a group of these glowing jugs along your walkway or front porch to say hello to those lovely little holiday visitors. These ghostly guys need just a few clean gallon milk jugs, a permanent marker, a craft knife and a string of lights to come to life.
DIY Details : eighteen25
36. Creating The Night Sky
Adorn a charming and bright night sky with floating candles on the ceiling to bring in some magic of Halloween to your home. Make your very own Night Sky at home using your creative skills and some tools easily available out there. Flaunting gorgeous stars and suspended candle light, this DIY project is one-of-a-kind idea that is definitely going to make your celebration a huge hit as well as memorable by all for years to come.
DIY Details : harrypotterpartyideas
37. Easy, Do-It-Yourself Ghost
Here’s an idea to make original chicken wire ghosts, perfect to be placed in your garden and horrify all those who enter. This ghost is so realistic and frightening that it can actually give everyone some real goosebumps. Made using some fence wire transformed into a ghostly, translucent-looking figure, this DIY ghost project is surprisingly easy for the results that it produces.
DIY Details : wackyarchives
38. Halloween Magnetic Spiders
Spiders all over your door is perhaps, one of the most spookiest and thrilling things when it comes to a great Halloween decor. Have the creepy crawly spiders attack the door, or march in sync to make it a interesting and unique spider invasion. All you need to do is get some plastic spider rings and perform a bit of craft to transform the rings into sticky door spiders, with these step-by-instructions by Delia.
DIY Details : deliacreates
39. Spooktacular Halloween Wall Lights!
LED tealights flickering like real flames can work as ghostly glowing eyes when hidden behind a spooky craft mask. Make use of this marvelous concept to adorn your walls with these self-made lights lining the surface to add a remarkable charm to the festive mood. These Spooktacular Halloween Wall Lights that need no craft skills or time to prepare at all, can offer an exceedingly cool effect to your decor.
DIY Details : craftster
40. Painted Doormat
Build you very own customized welcome doormat flaunting Halloween phrases, spooky shapes or frightful drawings. Get an outdoor carpet and transform it into a freaky Halloween doormat using freezer paper stencils and your creative talent. This tutorial teaches you how you can make a Halloween painted doormat in a manner as easy as making some pumpkin pie, while being truly budget-friendly at the same time.
DIY Details : aprilscraftnest
41. Bat Lanterns
How about repurposing a regular paper lantern into something that magically reflects the spine-tingling charm of Halloween? Create your own Bat Lanterns this festive season and get them hung in the middle of your living room, the entrance or simply above the treat table. You will be amazed to gain an insight into the ease of preparation of these awesome, truly exciting Halloween lanterns.
DIY Details : rebekahgough
42. Glowing Ghosts
Looking adorable and friendly in the light, but flaunting their haunting side in the dark, these Glowing Ghosts are an utterly easy and impactful Halloween decor idea that you could ever imagine. Made using bright glow sticks inserted in lovely white balloons, these spooky creatures shared by Martha Stewart are really effortless and quick to make, and of course they are just so budget-friendly!
DIY Details : marthastewart
43. Paranormal Portraits
Alter the way you look at all your special ones this Halloween by transforming their pictures into bone-chilling Paranormal Portraits. Place them inside the house on a display table or hang them in the back shed on some old barn doors to decorate your Halloween party in an unforgettable manner. Learn how you can craft haunting ghostly portraits from the regular photographs of your friends and family with this detailed tutorial.
DIY Details : countryliving
44. Glow in the Dark Food
We have all seen bright, glowing decorations when its a Halloween celebration. But, how about some delicious treats that come with the magical ability of glowing in the dark ? Make some awesome and truly mystical food using tonic water that glows in the dark and makes all your guests wonder throughout the party. Whether you wish to go for cookies, cakes, salads or yummy drinks for the event, you can make them all shine bright !
DIY Details : ourbestbites
45. DIY Hanging Cheesecloth Ghosts
A total rage during the Halloween season, cheesecake ghosts are a classic home decor element that’s fun yet easy to achieve all by yourself. Create cute little ghosts with trailing wisps of cloth to build a haunting scene at home. Here is yet another awesome tutorial to make some DIY Hanging Cheesecloth Ghosts for this Halloween that are perfect to be suspended from your ceiling, chandeliers or the trees in your backyard.
DIY Details : craftsunleashed