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Natural Fall Wreaths Made with Pumpkins, Corn Husks , Apples, and More

Create a bountiful wreath with a little help from nature. Made with pumpkins, corn husks, apples, and other natural adornments, these wreaths will look great from the beginning of fall through Thanksgiving or Christmas. 1. Cornucopia Wreath Re-envision a cornucopia as a colorful fall wreath. Using wire and hot glue, attach leaves, miniature pumpkins, squashes, …

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Spooky Silhouettes for Halloween

Cast a spell over your home with shadowy figures and graphic papers that put a modern spin on old-fashioned Halloween silhouettes.Produced by Lori Hellander 1. Spooky Birdcage Wall Decoration Alfred Hitchcock’s film The Birds comes to mind with this easy-to-make Halloween wall decoration. Find a clip-art birdcage image and make a large print at a …

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Spookily Stylish Halloween Decorations

These Halloween decorating ideas combine eclectic and dramatic displays for unique (and pretty) Halloween decor. 1. Antique Birdcage Give a nod to Edgar Allan Poe, the master of scary stories, with a play on his poem “The Raven.” Perch a raven on a branch inside an antique birdcage and stick the bleak message “Nevermore!” in …

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Spooky Decorations for Halloween

Add a scary look to your home with these creative decorating ideas for Halloween.   1. Webbed Chandelier Recycle an old umbrella as a haunting light fixture. Remove the fabric covering; stretch spider webbing over the ribs. Decorate with plastic spiders and battery-operated lanterns attached to the ribs with bent wire or S hooks. Tie …

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Spellbinding Black-and-White Halloween Decorations

Decorate your home for Halloween in a stark black-and-white color scheme, complete with spooky staples including silhouettes, cats, and bats.   1. Trick or Treat Couch Pillow   This white pillow with black trim adds a simple accent to a Halloween party room decked out in black-and-white decorations. Adhere stencil letters to a white decorator …

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Quick & Inexpensive Halloween Decorations

Get ready for Halloween in no time flat with these easy, budget-friendly decorating ideas.   1. Wicked Witch Boots Decoration Take a lesson from witches on accessorizing — black boots are a Halloween must-have. Place a plastic foam ball inside each boot. Stick stalks of wheat and other dried foliage into the foam balls so …

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Dead & Breakfast Inn: Haunting Halloween Yard Decorations

Don’t expect much R & R at this Halloween-theme inn. The guests are skeletal, the concierge ghoulish, and the decor haunting. While you wouldn’t want to sleep at the Dead & Breakfast Inn, it sure makes for a spellbinding outdoor Halloween lawn display. 1. Welcome One & All Where can a ghoul go to rest …

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Homemade Halloween Decorations

While you can easily purchase classic decor at Halloween superstores, decorations for this spooky holiday are always more fun to make yourself. Prepare your home and yard for Halloween with these homemade Halloween decorations. Simple Halloween Decorating Ideas Homemade Halloween decorations offer a fun and creative way to decorate your home for the spooky season …

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Outdoor Halloween Decorating with Pumpkins

Make pumpkins the focal point of your outdoor Halloween decorations and harvest displays.   1. Stacked Pumpkins Carve a monogram into pumpkins and place them on your front porch to welcome guests to your bewitching abode. Use a small, medium, and large pumpkin and carve the initial in different fonts. Layer them on an old …