DIY: Pumpkin Decorating

If you don’t feel like getting messy and carving a pumpkin, we have some creative inspiration just for you!  There are several other ways to create a fun pumpkin without breaking out the carving kit.

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Take a look at these decorative pumpkins and become inspired to create!


These cute pumpkins are as simple as they get. All you need is string and a plastic spider and you have creepy, crawly spider web pumpkin!

Source: Woman’s Day


How about a mummified pumpkin to adorn the front of your house ? Gauze and googly eyes, that is all you need to achieve this simple look!

Source: Better Homes and Gardens


A little glitz and glam can add some impressive sparkle to your Halloween decor. This is one of my favorite decorative pumpkins for the season! Can’t find a silver spider? No problem, a little silver paint and you’re good to go.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens


This adorable caterpillar pumpkin is sure to please the children in your life. This may look complicated and time-consuming but it’s really quite simple. Green and black paint as well as felt cloth for the dots, a pair of googly eyes and two pipe cleaners, and you have a happy wiggly worm to greet your trick or treaters!

Source: Better Homes and Gardens


Candy Corns are a Halloween candy favorite that can be created using a pumpkin just two paint colors!

Source: Better Homes and Gardens


Most of us have a stash of buttons we save, just in case we happen to lose one. Clear out your stash and make this cute “BOO” pumpkin. Very little supplies are needed and yet a big impact is created!

Source: Better Homes and Gardens

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Post by: Cristin M.