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13 October, 2013

20+ Fun Halloween Ideas

CONFESSIONS OF A PLATE ADDICT 20  Fun Halloween IdeasOctober is flying by and Halloween is fast approaching so I thought I would share some fun ideas that I spotted at The Scoop this week! There’s still plenty of time to decorate, create or cook with Halloween in mind…and here’s just the inspiration you need! 

Calypso In The Country: Simple Black and Orange MantelCalypso in the Country shared her simple black and orange mantel. Love that Jack-o-lantern!

The Raven | The Refeathered RoostFans of Edgar Allan Poe’s The Raven will love this Halloween vignette with a literary twist from The Refeathered Roost!

DSC_0244-002More ravens star in the haunted lanterns from Home Is Where the Boat Is! Spooky!

Corner of Plaid and Paisley: Halloween Graveyard Mantel - St. BoneAdventure CemeterySpeaking of spooky…gotta love this fabulous Halloween graveyard mantel from Corner of Plaid and Paisley that she has nicknamed St. BoneAdventure Cemetery!

chevron spider art halloween vignette at thehappyhousieThe Happy Housie dressed up some inexpensive frames with chevron fabric and topped them off with creepy spiders…love it!

How to Set a Spooky Table for Halloween | Diy beautifyDIY Beautify showed us how to set a spooky table with the just-right amount of scary!

Marsha's Creekside Creations: Vintage-Style HalloweenMarsha’s Creekside Creations shared her vintage-style Halloween vignette. Love the touches of tarnished vintage silver!

Spooky Halloween-Bargain Decorating with LaurieIf you know Laurie at Bargain Decorating with Laurie, you know she goes all out for the holidays! There’s an amazing amount of detail in this Halloween vignette…scary!

The Happy Scraps: Halloween Front Porch ArrowsHere are some fun Halloween signs for your front porch created by The Happy Scraps. Check out her detailed tutorial!

Beeutiful By Design: Vintage HalloweenI love this fun Halloween tree starring vintage postcards from Beeutiful by Design! And she even includes the graphics so that you can make one, too!

Sew Sweet Vintage: witch tea cup pin cushionIsn’t this clever? Sew Sweet Vintage shows us how she made this fun witch tea cup pin cushion.

The Moody Fashionista: Pumpkin CrayonsThe Moody Fashionista came up with these pumpkin crayons as a Halloween treat for her daughter’s class when she discovered that her school is sugar-free! Genius!

Mila's Little Things: Glowing in the dark, creepy, halloween tree - DIY mason jar project .Mia’s Little Things raided her yard to make her glow-in-the-dark creepy Halloween tree…tiny Halloween fun in a jar!

Crafty Journal - Peek A Boo FrankieI am saving this peek-a-boo Frankie from Crafty Journal to make with my grands when they are just a bit older! They will love it!

Messy monster cookies the cutest no-bake Halloween cookies at shakentogetherlife.comI love the edible sugar eyes on these Messy Monster cookies from Shaken Together…and best of all, they are no-bake!

HYACINTHS FOR THE SOUL: Happy Owl~Ween!Sarah from Hyacinths for the Soul has elevated the Moon pie to Halloween art! I love these Happy Owl-ween Moon pies on a stick!

dsc_8435-001And who could resist these Halloween dipped and sprinkled apples from Home Is Where the Boat Is! Now I am definitely getting some of those candy eyeballs! 
 CONFESSIONS OF A PLATE ADDICT Easy {and Cheap} Halloween IdeasAnd finally, I am getting in on the Halloween fun with a collection of my favorite super-easy and inexpensive Halloween projects, most of which star items from the dollar store! You can see them all here!

Don't forget to head on over to The Scoop to check out more wonderfully creative links! I am also featuring some of your links on my new Pinterest board Shared at The Scoop Linky Party and I have shared them on my blog's Facebook page. Be sure to come back Monday evening at 6:00 pm Eastern Daylight Time to join me for The Scoop!

Thanks for stopping by! I hope you enjoyed seeing all the fun Halloween ideas! Please visit these wonderful bloggers and their beautiful blogs to see what they are up to and to find a list of this week’s participants!
Under the Table and Dreaming for the Sunday Showcase Party , Thrifty Decor Chick for Before and After Monday , Between Naps on the Porch for Metamorphosis Monday , The Stories of A2Z for Tutorials and Tips Tuesday , Coastal Charm for Nifty Thrifty Tuesday , A Stroll thru Life for Inspire Me Tuesday , My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia for Tuesday's Treasures, The Everyday Home for Home{work} Wednesday , Savvy Southern Style for Wow Us Wednesdays , The Shabby Creek Cottage for Transformation Thursdays , No Minimalist Here for the Open House Party on Thursdays , Stone Gable for Tutorials, Tips and Tidbits on Thursdays , My Romantic Home for Show and Tell Friday , French Country Cottage for Feathered Nest Friday , Common Ground for Be Inspired on Fridays , The Charm of Home for Home Sweet Home Friday , Craftberry Bush for the Inspiration Gallery on Friday , Funky Junk Interiors for Saturday Nite Special, Tatertots and Jello for the Link Party Palooza
See you next time! À la prochaine!
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  1. I love them all! From cute, cute to down right scary, great ideas!

  2. You KNOW I love each and every one of these ideas! Wonderful ideas and post- xo Diana

  3. Thanks for featuring my spooky table setting Debbie! The other features are all fantastic :)
    Diy beautify

  4. Thank you so much for featuring my Peek a Boo Frankie with all these fun Halloween ideas! Have a lovely week!

    Crafty Journal

  5. Thank you for featuring my witchy cushion! Nite:)

  6. Hi Debbie~ What a Spooktacular roundup! Thanks so much for including my apples and haunted lanterns in your features from The Scoop!

  7. Debbie - thank you so much for featuring my mantel! How exciting to be included with all these beautiful creations! Have a great day!

  8. Debbie, thank you so much for including my fortune-telling witch in your features. What a great group of Halloween features you've posted. I am honored to be in this group. laurie

  9. Debbie, it is an honor to be included in your Fun Halloween Ideas post. Thank you! This post is so full of inspiration that one need look no further. Thanks again, and Happy Halloween! ~ Sarah

  10. Thank you so much Debbie!! I am so excited to be featured here on the Scoop! There are some great features here, so I am honored to be amongst them! Hope you have a spooktacular Halloween!


Thanks so much for stopping by and taking the time to comment! I appreciate my wonderful readers!... Debbie