In this post, you will see 8 cute Halloween decorations.
I have been enjoying all of the pretty decorations on Pinterest and love how many of the Halloween decorations I have seen are bright and colourful.
Adding knit or crochet pumpkins in orange, white and grey, would make perfect home decor for the fall season and for Halloween.
Have A Handmade Halloween
Do you like to plan your Halloween costumes months in advance? or are you a last-minute kinda person?
If you would like to make your own costume, please take a look at this post – Spooky knits to make this Halloween.
Whatever your level of knitting, if you need any help with knitting stitches or abbreviations, please take a look at the knitting tutorials on my site.
There are also many free patterns for women, men, baby, kids, pets and the home in my knitting pattern library.
For more spooky ideas, take a look at this post – Halloween Ideas.
Halloween decorations can range from carved pumpkins and homemade cobwebs to renting a fog machine!
You don’t have to go all out with the bats and ghosts when you can add a few homemade pumpkins around your home.
Knitted, crocheted, or sewn, there are so many DIY pumpkin tutorials out there to give you ideas.
Plus You Need A Candy Basket!
Also, don’t forget to keep a basket full of candy near your front door, so you can hand out trick or treat bags to any kids that come to call.
Outdoor Halloween decorations can look really good, especially when you see pumpkins, broomsticks, and hanging bats.
You can be really creative with this and make your house look really scary!
8 Cute Halloween Decorations
If you are stuck on what to do this year, take a look at the following 8 magical Halloween decorations.
1. Pumpkin Carving
There are so many brilliant pumpkin carving ideas on Pinterest, ranging from gruesome to pretty!
This cat-carved pumpkin has a great DIY tutorial from Ladyface Blog.
2. Pumpkin Crochet Pattern
Make a pumpkin garland with this free crochet pumpkin pattern by Handy Little Me.
Quick and easy to makeup, they can be made in any color you want and strung together with twine.
Great for you makers out there to try out!
3. DIY Halloween Door Mat
Make a doormat for your front porch with this awesome tutorial from Kourtni and her blog House on Longwood Lane.
A great idea to impress any trick or treaters who visit!
4. Harry Potter Themed Home Decor
This Harry Potter-inspired Halloween decor is just amazing!
If you are a Potterhead like me then you will love this post from blogger Cherie at Sweet Rose & Wren.
With so many details added, you will devour the photographs to spot items from the magical wizarding world.
5. Harry Potter Themed Candles
If you want to recreate the great hall from the Harry Potter movies, take a look at this DIY from This Calls For A Party.
There are loads of great ideas and photographs from a Hogwarts-themed birthday party.
With some toilet roll tubes, a glue gun, grey paint, and battery tea lights, those candles should be really easy to create!
*Update June 2020 – This tutorial is no longer available.
6. Glitter Pumpkins DIY
Make some really sparkly pretty glitter pumpkins to decorate your home this season.
Get the free DIY tutorial with step-by-step instructions from Happy Happy Nester.
7. Pumpkin Knitting Pattern
For you knitters out there, this mini knitted pumpkin is a great little decoration.
You could easily make a garland from these to hang on your porch or somewhere in your home.
This free pumpkin knitting pattern is by Handy Little Me.
You can also see knitted pumpkins in three sizes here – Pumpkin Knitting Patterns.
Or try out this cable knit pumpkin pattern.
8. Bat Knitting Pattern
Knit a bat to hang in your home or to give as a gift with this (paid) knitting pattern from Anne Catherine Luke over on Ravelry.
Whatever you do for Halloween I hope it is a lot of fun!
Are any of you planning on decorating your home?
Let me know in the comments below.