The spookiest season of the year is almost here, which means it’s almost time to start decorating your home with all the fake spider webs and skeletons you can find. Just because you want to make your house the spookiest on the block, doesn’t mean you have to break the bank. We are here to help you decorate for Halloween with affordable DIY decorations that only take a few minutes. Take a look and see what you can create this year with just a few dollars and a few minutes.
Every haunted house needs a creepy mirror. All you will need for this craft is a mirror, a newspaper, and a matte finish spray paint. Simply cut out letters from the newspaper and spray the matte finish and you will have the spookiest mirror on the block. This couldn’t be simpler and it will turn out amazing.
Monster Mash-Up Pumpkins
If you have a gourd overload and you aren’t sure what to do with them, find some aluminum wire, hot glue, paint, and sticks. Turn the wire into spirals and glue them for eyes on a smaller gourd, on the larger one you can add black horizontal painted stripes and use skewers to attach the two together. Use sticks as the arms. They will be the spookiest little creatures and only for a few bucks.
Monster Eye Lights
This is as simple as it sounds. If you have trees in your yard and you’re looking to add some spooky decorations, monster eye lights will get the job done. Take your monster lights and weave them in and out of the trees. These will give anyone a fright.
Give the mailman a scare this year when you turn your mailbox into a goblin. Collect some flowers, foam eyes, and of course foam paper to create a red mouth and white teeth. Your neighbors and mailman will be impressed with your spooky crafting skills.
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Scared Silly Suit
If you have an old black suit that has been sitting in the back of your closet for years, it’s time to take it out and use it. Create a spooky headless presence with a suit, gloves, shoes, and of course a pumpkin.