The countdown to pumpkin season begins now.
This October, fill your house with simple (and sweet!) Halloween crafts, featuring ghosts, goblins, monsters, and more. These easy DIY projects require only basic crafting skills — no witchcraft necessary. Whether you're looking for modern Halloween decor or scary DIYS in the traditional orange-and-black color palette, these craft ideas for adults can transform your home into the ultimate Halloween destination. These ingenious wreaths, garlands, lights, and pumpkins will impress trick-or-treaters, party guests, and spirits of the undead (we kid). Use them inside your entryway, on top of your mantel, or on the porch outside.
To find budget-friendly supplies, check the sale sections at your local craft store, browse Amazon, or scrounge around inside your own home. It's amazing what a little spray paint, string, and glue can do to objects you already have on hand. The best Halloween craft ideas involve a little ingenuity, although casting a spell or two certainly won't hurt. Want to get your little monsters involved? Try one (or all) of these kid-friendly Halloween crafts geared toward children. And don't miss our favorite DIY costume ideas if you want to win your Halloween costume contest.