100 Outdoor Halloween Decoration Ideas You Should DIY This Year

Halloween is on its way and if you haven’t decide yet how to decorate your garden or front yard then this post can be very useful and interesting for you. Make your house the spookiest on the street with our ideas for outdoor Halloween decorations. Our collection of outdoor Halloween displays is a great place to start — we’ve gathered outdoor skeletons, garage door designs, fun and easy graveyard scenes, spiderweb window decorations, and other yard, door, porch, and sidewalk displays that bring the spirit of Halloween outside. Want a more subdued look? Our beautiful outdoor Halloween pumpkin decorations include carved, painted, and embellished pumpkin displays that set your house apart from the jack-o’-lanterns next door. Halloween silhouettes are always a favorite, and we have free patterns so you can cut a swank ghost, witch, or skeleton that will stand out on your lawn and last for many Halloweens. If seasonal decorations are more up your alley, we’ve collected pretty ideas for Halloween decorations that work well from Halloween through Thanksgiving. These natural outdoor Halloween decorations are inexpensive and can stay out for both holidays. Also, our pretty fall front entry decorating ideas hint at Halloween but also work great as an October through November outdoor display.

Below you will find as simple items which you could easy make by yourself as more creative and expensive stuff you could buy. Of course you’ll also find a lot of ideas for various pumpkin decorations. Carved holiday pumpkins looks amazing, but there are plenty of ways to decorate them without any carving skills. You can use glitter, rhinestones, masks, markers and many other stuff. Ghosts, zombies, witches, skeletons and bats are also more than welcome in different outdoor Halloween displays. We hope that you’ll find some great ideas for your own garden or front yard.

When to start decorating for Halloween?

October the perfect time for diy outdoor halloween decorating when the weather is cool, the colors of nature are changing, and the nights are long and dark. These are the perfect conditions for creating spooky, scary, or whimsical halloween yard decorations for your home and property. It is important to partake in Halloween yard and home decorating to add to the atmosphere and excitement of the holiday. The neighbors will gaze in awe at your unique holiday decor that you create from these spooky halloween decorating ideas.

We’ve compiled a list of the best DIY Halloween outdoor decorations you can make on a budget. Whether you’re looking for something spooky or something more traditional, you’ll find everything you need to dress up your outdoor space this Halloween. Happy scaring!


Floating Witch Hat from Polka dot chair

The Most mystical ways to give a supernatural Halloween Look is the Floating Witch Hat. Easy to Do It Yourself & most attractive way to stun people with the invisible thread to hang the same. But of course, who doesn’t know about these Halloween Hats. The most common & the mysterious way to décor your Lobbies with.

Halloween Sign from The Idea Room

Extend your hospitality to the guest representing the character of Ghosts, Goblins & Skeletons by having the Halloween signage of Dead & Breakfast INN this season. It will take some efforts and manual labor, but it can be one of the best ways to give a Halloween sign to all the by passers. You can keep this near the entrance gates or in the Garden beside the Coffee Tables. Strange but this is also the most demanded items for Halloween Themes.

DIY Welcome “Velcome” Mat from Creative Live

The most easiest way to Welcome guests in the Dialect manner by very less effort. Just alter Your Welcome Mats a little and paint the same with the Dracula Canines. This will be a warning sign to enter the Halloween Place & will give an exciting feel to the guests for gazing into your home & have a fish eye on your place.

Spider Sacs from Hello Paper Moon

Spiders are one of the most common creatures after Bats that are pictured in Scary Movies. Let’s try with the spider sacs this time, which are very easy to design & give your corners the creepy look for Halloween. What you need for the same is white tights, Baseball, Plastic spiders in various sizes & a Hot Glue gun & there you are. You already got the idea after reading this without describing the method also.

Climbing Halloween Skeletons from Instructables

Skeletons are the most frightening objects for disturbing the by passers and create an awe situation for them to move around. Cheap Blow molded skeletons are easily available in the markets so you can tie the same with wires in a tight way to hold them properly on the walls & create a scary scene of skeletons climbing your home. Be different this time & lets scare peoples in this Halloween season.

Dancing Lawn Ghosts from Listotic

Let the ghosts roam in your garden, enjoying the Halloween Fest & dancing around the trees & faux fire bell. What you need is the Styrofoam Ball, Light Weighted white fabric, Push Pins, Hot Glue Gun & some spray paint & That’s it. It’s a good idea to extend your regards for the Halloween Ghosts & welcome them home.

Glow-in-the-dark Pumpkins from Annie b wills

Pumpkins are best when it comes to creating a Hair raising atmosphere in Halloween, theme parties, as we all know that it pictures the Head without Body concept. What you all need is an artificial Light colored Pumpkin, Stencils & a Glow Spray paint & That’s it. You can also use Real Pumpkin & Carve the same & blow a lamp in it, but still the artificial one will be the best option to use for external decorations.

DIY Monster House from Craftibilities

This theme will bring life to your Home with creepy Eyes & Canine teeth’s, the entrance will give a feel of entering the Mouth of a devil. Try your creativity on wood & give a canine shape to it, Paint the same in the creepiest way & hang the same at your entrance, which will be the first point of contact for the Halloween feast. From the Entrance itself the Guest can enjoy the Halloween themes everywhere.

Halloween Eyes Wreath from DIY Network

Halloween is all about weird & scary. Make your beautiful door look scary by hanging a Wreath loaded with Human Eyes this year. Try the same on the back doors or garden area doors where the party will be alive with bears Fire & Barbeques. Every guest will appreciate of creating the Halloween theme almost everywhere they Move around. What you need for this is a Wreath, White ping Pong Balls, Permanent Markers, Some Pins & Boa.

Illuminated Garland Ghost From Design Dining And Diapers

Mummy Door from East Coast Creative Blog

Hanging Bats From Martha Stewart

Halloween Witches Cauldron  from Princess Pinky girl

Black Cat Lanterns from Sunset

Giant Spider and Spiderweb from Mom Endeavors

Outdoor Halloween Draperies from HGTV

Tangled Rope Spider Web from My Untangled Life

Barbie Zombies from Crafts By Amanda

Halloween Pumpkin Arch from Crazi Carlos

Witch Silhouette from BHG

Window Silhouettes from Shelterness

Hanging Halloween Ghosts from DIY Network

Ghosts Dancing Around The Fire from Pink Pixie Forest

Ping Pong Ghost Lights from Unoriginal Mom

10 minute Frankenstein door from The Copper Anchor

Dead And Breakfast Inn Sign For Halloween from BHG

Ghosts Made From Gourds from House Of Hawthornes

Witch Brooms and Halloween Signs from Over The Big Moon

Walking Dead Halloween Decorations from Atta Girl Says

DIY Cemetery from Country Fair-Joanne

Ghost Costumes from Grim Hollow Haunt

Enter at Your Own Risk Board from Yard Haunt

Halloween Mailbox Monster Craft from All You

Brewing from Grim Hollow Haunt

Witch’s Hat Wreath from BHG

Enchanting Halloween Lanterns from Adventure-In-A-Box

DIY Skeleton Lawn Decorations from Helpful Homemade

Spooky Skeleton Hands from Taryn Williford

DIY Lighted Ghost Garland

Ghost Leaf Bags from Our-Everyday-Art

DIY Chicken Wire Cheesecloth Halloween Ghost from DIY Show Off

Corn Husk Brooms from Kleinworth & Co

The Witch’s Pantry from Magia Mia

Cryptic Coffin from Panda’s House

Halloween Mummy Madness from BHG

DIY Glow In The Dark Pumpkins from I Love To Create Blog

DIY Halloween Pumpkin Balloon Crafts from The Gunny Sack

Broom Company Sign from Chicken Scratch NY

Menacing Pumpkin Man from Grim Hollow Haunt

Shuddersome Spider Webs from Apartment Therapy

Tattered Tormenters from Simply Designing with Ashley

Haunting Halloween Bag Luminary from The Country Chic Cottage

Wicked Pumpkin Scarecrow

Spying Skeleton Halloween Outdoor Decoration

Bloody Footprints Runner from PartyCheap

Spooky Spirit Halloween Jugs from Eighteen25

Elf House On A Tree from 1001gardens

Pumpkin Path

Floating Candles from WarnerBros

Ravens-in-Waiting from Martha Stewart

Enter If You Dare’ Luminaries from Grandin Road

Zombie Planted Hands from Sew Woodsy

Halloween Hodgepodge

Eyeballs In A Tree from The Princess and The Frog Blog

Wall Spider Web from The Art of Doing Stuff

Silhouette Lamp Shade from Young House Love

Monster Face Archway from Nifty Thrifty & Thriving

Hanging Foam Bats from HGTV

Glass Jar Lights from Kids Kubby

DIY Halloween Door Mat from Celebrations

Huge Black Spider

Trash Bag Spider Webs from Fast Forward Fun

Mice Silhouettes from Martha Stewart

Ghosts in a Jar from landeelu

DIY Halloween Candy Door Hanger from Cherished Bliss

Sugar Skull Wreath from The Crafted Sparrow

Halloween Magnetic Spiders from Delia Creates

Apothecary Labels for Halloween from Lia Griffith

Cardboard Tombstones from Ehow

Halloween Candy Jars from A Pumpkin And A Princess

DIY Fabric Halloween Wreath from The Suburban Mom

Dead on Arrival from Purple Onion Designs

Sweet Treats from Good Housekeeping

The Wicked Witch from Brooklyn Limestone

Yarn Ball Wreath from Better Homes and Gardens

Glowing Ghosts from Martha Stewart

Head in a Jar from POPSUGAR

DIY Creepy Rotting Corpse Scarecrow from DIY Projects

DIY Painted Doormat from April’s Craft Nest

Spooktacular Full Moon from Northstory

Halloween Cookie Favor Cones from The Simple, Sweet Life

Frightful DIY Halloween Ghost Luminaries from Third Stop on the Right