DIY Halloween decorations
Transforming your home into Halloween headquarters can be a truly terrifying business—there’s so much time and effort involved! So this year, simplify the process without sacrificing the effect by placing unique, clever and easy-to-craft Halloween decorations in a few crucial spots around the house. Our four DIY decor ideas—from a wicked front-door welcome to a not-so-very-scary table monster—are bewitching, of course, but basic enough that the kids can help out.
Dress up your storm door with this giant cutout and the neighbors will be in awe, not knowing how easy it was to make. So shhh—just let them think you stayed up all night crafting.
What you’ll need
This broom’s owner can always find a parking space above the sofa! Her black cat likes to come along for the ride quite often as well.
How to make it
TIP: Cut a cat silhouette from the black poster board or foam core and glue to the broom.
His legs are there, but where is the rest of him hiding? Oh dear! This looks troublesome!
TIP: Make sure your tablecloth is long enough to hang down and partially conceal the mysterious monster lurking beneath your table.
Who are these spooky eyes looking for? Better hope it’s not yooooooou!