25 Easy DIY Halloween Decorations For Indoors & Outdoors

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Are you looking for easy DIY Halloween decorations that you can recreate for a spook-tacular Halloween party? If so, we have tons of creative ideas to share with you that are guaranteed to make your Halloween home unforgettable.

Halloween season is ust around the corner and we’re sure that you’ve started looking for decorations and party ideas to set the mood. There’s something magical about getting into the spirit of Halloween, dressing up yourself and hearing the laughter of kids as they come trick or treating.

While many choose to decorate their house with store-bought decorations, the holiday offers plenty of opportunities to create custom-made DIY decorations for your home. Anyone who is willing to set aside a little bit of extra time can make their house look scarily boujee on a budget.

Whether you want those decorations to be truly scary or you’re looking for easy craft ideas to do with kids, you’ll find the best ideas here.

25 Best Easy DIY Halloween Decorations:

1. Burning Hand Candles

DIY Burning Hand Candle Halloween craft

Found on Instructables

2. Venus Fly Trap Pumpkin Candy Holder 

DIY Venus Fly Trap Pumpkin Candy Holder Halloween craft

Get the tutorial on The Paper Mama

3. Halloween Milk Jugs

DIY Halloween Milk Jugs Halloween craft

Found on eighteen25.com

4. Felt Bats Decor

DIY Halloween bat decorations

Make these from paper or buy them straight from Grandin Road

5. Glowing Plastic Jack O’ Lantern Totem

DIY Glowing Plastic Jack O’ Lantern Totem Halloween Craft

Get the tutorial on Scratch & Stitch

6. Outdoor Cobweb Decor

DIY cobweb decoration for Halloween

Get the materials on Etsy

7. DIY Skull 

Elegant black DIY skull

Found on Persia Lou

8. Wicked Witch Legs

DIY Wicked Witch legs Halloween craft

Found on Grillo-Designs, by Barbie Mills Sparks

9. Cheesecloth Ghost

DIY glowing cheesecloth ghost Halloween decor

Get the tutorial on Mod Podge Rocks

10. DIY Tombstone

DIY Halloween tombstone decor for outdoors

Get the tutorial on Craftivity Designs

11. DIY Halloween Door Mat

DIY Halloween Door Mat craft

Get the tutorial on House On Longwood Lane | Browse pre-made mats on Etsy

12. Creepy Toilet Decor

Easy and Creepy Halloween Toilet Decor

Image Via Parties For Pennies

13. Spooky DIY House Decor

Spooky DIY Halloween Outdoor Decor

Get the tutorial on Craftibilities

14. Mummy Jam Jar Lanterns

DIY Mummy Jam Jar Lanterns for Halloween

Get the tutorial on Blissful Domestication

15. Halloween Yarn Garland

Easy DIY Halloween Yarn Garland

Get the tutorial on Growing Up Gabel

16. Trail Of Spiders

Easy and creepy Halloween decor with spiders

Get the tutorial on Delia Creates

17. Skull Sunflowers

DIY Skull Sunflower Halloween craft

Get the tutorial on Crafty Morning (Don’t feel like making them? Buy the same set on Etsy instead!)

18. Spider Mason Jar

Creepy Halloween Spider Mason Jar

Get the tutorial on Mom Dot

19. Floating Witch Hats

DIY Floating Witch Hats Halloween decor

Get the tutorial on Polka Dot Chair

20. Halloween Wreath With Cupcake Wrappers

DIY Halloween Wreath With Cupcake Wrappers

Get the tutorial on Mom Dot

21. Easy Mason Jar Craft

Easy mason jar Halloween craft

Get the tutorial on Happiest Camper

22. Witches Cauldron

DIY Witches Cauldron Halloween craft

Get the tutorial on Skeleton Foundry

23. DIY Skull Candle Holder

DIY Skull Candle Holder

Get the tutorial on Endlessly Inspired

24. Upcycled Cricut Jars

Upcycled Halloween cricut jars

Get the tutorial on Thirty Something Super Mom

25. Jack Skellington Christmas Tree Decor

Nightmare Before Christmas tree decor

Get the tutorial on Homemade Heather

Which of these easy DIY Halloween decorations & ideas are you going to duplicate this year? Let us know in the comments!

Alternatively, if you feel like taking on a DIY project is too much hassle, make sure to check out our favorite Halloween decor finds from various different retailers in the links below!

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    1. Maria Julia says:

      That’s one of my favorite ideas too – it’s so easy to recreate as well!

  1. Such great ideas! Thank you for sharing!!

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