11 DIY home Decor ideas for Halloween (Budget Ideas)

11 DIY home Decor ideas for Halloween (Budget Ideas)


Halloween is nearly here and you are looking for cheap budget decoration ideas for home decor. Lets face it its once a year so DIY home decor ideas for Halloween need to be budget ideas not things that are complex very expensive and going to take till Christmas to pay off! I have included a few foodies ones so not all home decor ideas but kinda.


Get started with buying your bits and bobs now or seeing if you have what you need in you home already its never to early to plan!


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Most of the Halloween home decor ideas can be purchased at places like Dollar tree or Target or even online via Amazon.


If you simply don’t have the time or patients then places like target have wonderful Halloween ideas for home decor at reasonable prices.



Ghost Candles

These are so simple and don’t take a lot of time and best off all won’t break the bank!

Supplies you will need:

White candles

Sharpie pens




Crashed Witch Legs

This looks great and funny too!

Supplies needed:

Knee socks 

Cauldron – this is plastic but you can easily spray paint it metallic using this paint.


Shoes and legs combined or use second hand shoes


Bamboo sticks

Pool Noodles




Floating Witch Hat Luminaries


How about trying out these floating witch hats they are so cool aren’t they!

Here are the supplies you need:

Witches Hats

Fishing line

Light Sticks

Long needle

Safety pins

Outdoor light clips





Chic Pumpkins

These pumpkins look gorgeous and not hard to make either!


Pumpkins various sizes

Black spray paint

White spray paint

Brass tacks

Masking tape 



Spray paint will be easier to use as long as you mask up the areas with newspaper that you don’t want to spray and are careful when you spray leaving drying time in between.






Mummy Door

How to easily transform your front door make it look like a Mummy!


Supplies needed:

Bandages you could also use white fabric strips if you have any left over.

Black card

White Card

Mod podge glue


Just cut out eyes using a saucepan of two different sizes to get the eyes the bigger white card for the eyeball and the black one for the pupil then stick the black circle inside the white one to make an eye with mod podge glue.

Wrap the front door with bandages and away you go!




Floating Ghosts

Super easy to make these from Cheese cloth.



Cheese cloth

Black card

Cornstarch or Spray starch – which is probably easier

If you get a few sheets of black card you can use it for a few Halloween decor ideas.




Spider Wreath

How about a spooky spider wreath this looks amazing for your front porch.


Supplies required:

Willow Wreath

Plastic spider

Black spray paint

Crochet thread Silver or White


Spray the Willow Wreath leave it to completely dry and then start constructing the web using white or silver crochet thread makes it thicker so you can see the web better rather than embroidery floss.




Spooky Centrepieces

Having a party or just wanting some spooky table decorations – this one is easy peasy!



Black spray paint

Canning Jars

Black fabric tulle

Silver ribbon

Collect lots of different size twigs


Spray the twigs black. Arrange them in a canning jar cover the jar with black net and tie with a ribbon I think a silver ribbon would be much nicer than a green one but you could go with orange too.





Halloween Broom Bags 


These are wonderful treat bags for kids. Give them a shot easy to make and different to the usual bags.


Supplies needed:


CandyI like this but hey I am bias

Brown paper lunch bags







Candy Corn Cheesecake Mousse 

If you’re looking for a tasty Halloween Treat how about these – simple to make and they look great.




Caramel Apples in a Jar

How about these gorgeous different Halloween Gifts in a Jar?




There you have it some of the easiest and budget friendly Halloween decor ideas to get you organised for Halloween.


Hopefully this will give you the inspiration to start preparing supplies and getting the best deals at thrift stores and dollar stores so you aren’t having to buy the most expensive prebought items.


On the other hand if you totally don’t want to bother making stuff and you would rather buy how about checking out some of the Premade 

Halloween home decor which is still at great prices here.




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