5 Frightfully Festive DIY Halloween Decorating Ideas

Halloween is creeping up on us, so that means it’s time to add a touch of scary (or not-so-scary) décor to your home, before it’s too late! Whether you live in an old haunted mansion or a brand-new town house with black cabinets — transform your abode with these fun and frightfully festive DIY Halloween decorating ideas!

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Do you want to make a frightfully festive first impressions on Halloween night? Click here for 20+ easy to craft, creep-tastic Halloween wreaths from HGTV. From the simply adorable Googly-Eyed Wreath to the downright scary Furry Monster Wreath, you’ll find ideas and inspiration for a one-of-a-kind, handmade holiday wreath to greet trick-or-treaters, including simple, step-by-step instructions.

Nightmare On Your Street 

Light the way for little zombies and werewolves, and give your sidewalk an eerie glow with these Halloween Lanterns from DIY Network. Made from inexpensive picture frames, white velum paper, battery-operated votive candles, and clear packing tape, they’re easy to make and look spectacularly spooky!

I Want Candy (Bowls) 

We love this clever idea featured in House Beautiful that involves transforming Halloween candy bowls from Target into simply spooky succulent planters. Floating that fine line between cute and creepy, these ghostly planters are the perfect way to add a touch of whimsical Halloween magic into your home. Place one atop your kitchen island or bathroom vanity, or on an open shelf in your home office or TV room cabinetry.

Monster Mash-Up 

It’s alive, it’s alive! Indulge your inner Dr. Frankenstein by putting together bits and pieces to create a centerpiece for your kitchen or dining room table. These quick and clever DIY Halloween centerpiece ideas from Better Homes & Gardens will add some fright (or quirky fun) to your Halloween holiday table.

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Home Bar Laboratory 

Calling all mad scientists! If you’re hosting a costume party, you’ll need to whip up some potions to serve your adult guests. Check out these creepy cocktail and decorating ideas for a home bar from DIY Network.  We’re talking spiders, blood, and dismembered body parts, because a grown-up Halloween party should be filled to the brim with bone-chilling scares!

Have a frightfully festive, happy Halloween from the RTA Store!

At The RTA Store, we help make your dream home a reality with RTA (ready to assemble) and pre-assembled cabinets and accessories. Whether it’s your kitchen, bathroom, laundry room, home office, home bar, or TV room, we offer the same (if not better) quality you would find at any retail store, but for a fraction of the price. Stop by our website or give us a call, and let us make your dreams come true with the help of our free room design service.