Halloween Decoration Ideas and Crafts

Find all the Halloween craft inspiration you need to have fun passing out treats, decorate the house, throw a spooky party and more. Browse all our Halloween decoration ideas and find inspiration. Click on any image for detailed instructions, supplies and more.

DIY Ghost Treat Holders for Halloween


With Halloween right around the corner I’ve been preparing treat bags to give our friends and family ahead of time. We’re going out of state the week before and returning just in time to take the kids trick or treating. To make things easier I’ve been working on making a basket full of treat bags like these vellum ghost bags and the spiderweb DIY Halloween treat bags I showed you yesterday. Using vellum, vinyl and a sewing machine you can {Read More}

Last Minute Craft: Spiderweb DIY Halloween Treat Bags


Halloween is only a little over 2 weeks away! Can you believe it? Christmas will be here before you know it. It seems like once October begins the weeks just fly by. I have to admit, I’m a little excited about the holidays. I’m looking forward to Christmas decorating and baking holiday treats. But before I get too ahead of myself, let me share a quick last minute Halloween idea with you today. These easy spiderweb DIY Halloween treat bags {Read More}

Easy Halloween DIY Pillow Box Project


Halloween is fast-approaching, and if you’re like me and just starting to get ready (haha) then I bet you’re gathering some fast and simple ideas to celebrate!  Today I’m showing you how to make this DIY pillow box project in seasonal colors and how adding stickers can turn a simple handout into a special Halloween treat.  These boxes are great for candy, but also work perfectly for non-candy treat ideas like temporary tattoos, stickers, bracelets, kazoos (oh yes, I’m that parent) {Read More}

Last-Minute Halloween Apothecary Pin

Need a last minute gift for your daughter or friend? Make this super cute mini Halloween Apothecary Pin!

Looking for a cute last-minute Halloween gift for your daughter or friend? Then you’re going to love this Halloween Apothecary pin tutorial. It comes together super quickly and is adorable to boot! I mean, seriously, who wouldn’t love to wear a mini vintage apothecary jar for Halloween?!  They, of course, don’t have to know just how inexpensive and easy it was to make. Let’s get started… Supplies needed to make your own Halloween Apothecary pin: Glass Charm Bottles. Pin Back. Orange or Black {Read More}

Halloween Decor: Make Your Own Sugar Skull


In the south Texas city where I live, Dia de los Muertos is a big celebration.  Observed on November 1st, it’s a day to remember those who have passed.  Part of the celebration involves decorating with calaveras, also often called a sugar skull.  I’ve always enjoyed visiting the local Mercado (Market Square) in October and admiring local artist’s renditions of the calaveras.  Colorful and whimsical, these dancing skeletons and grinning skulls are delightful and not scary to me. I’ve always {Read More}

Burlap Ribbon DIY Pumpkin Decor


Since fall is my favorite season, it makes sense that I like a little pumpkin decor. I always get a few mini pumpkins but I decided I wanted something a little bigger this year. I created this rustic DIY pumpkin decor out of burlap. It’s easy and fun! Supplies needed to make your own burlap DIY pumpkin decor: Wired Burlap Ribbon Green Jute Cord Hot Glue Gun & Glue Sticks Scissors Floral Wire (optional) Step 1: Cut 11-12 strips of burlap ribbon at 12-14 {Read More}

A Golden DIY Crown For Your Little Queen


If your life is anything like mine, you can sing every word of the “Frozen” soundtrack. You frequently hear, “Let it gooooooo!!!” come from your daughter’s bedroom as she sings to herself. And for Halloween!? She’s being Elsa. Come ON, was there ever any doubt? Lila is going to be the ice queen, Elsa, in her fabulous frock and with fancy-schmancy faux hair – but her costume was not complete, she insisted. She wanted a crown. I know that TECHNICALLY {Read More}

15 DIY Halloween Party Ideas


Are you planning on throwing a killer Halloween party this year? We want to help! There are SO many fun DIY Halloween party ideas out there, that it is hard to choose just one! We have rounded up 15 of our favorite DIY Halloween party ideas – including Halloween treats, decor, games, and more! Simply click on the image of the party idea you like, or the link above, to view the full tutorial. We hope that one of these Halloween party ideas inspires {Read More}

DIY Halloween Spider Garland


Hi Friends!  I’ve got an quick and simple craft for you today that you can do with your kids!  I love these little felt spiders from Felties. I think they are quite adorable.  They come one in a pack and you assemble them with a bit of glue.  My five year old had no problem helping me put together these little spiders. Want to make a quick Halloween spider garland of your own? Here’s how! Supplies needed to make your {Read More}