The weather is starting to cool just a bit, and many of us are starting to collect ideas for cheap Halloween decorations. It can be a lot of fun to create just the right mood in your home that gets everyone excited about the season. The good news is that you can decorate without breaking the bank!
Here are 13 cheap Halloween decorations that are easier to put together than screaming in a haunted house.
13 Cheap Halloween Decorations
This broom is neat, because it’s understated and a bit unusual. (“Wait, is that a broom?”) Best of all? You might very well have everything you need on hand for a free project! Details to create this look can be found at Earnest Home Co.
Black Cat Wreath
This wreath is adorable! You’ll love the cute nod at Halloween, especially if you’re a cat lover. Get a great look at a dollar store price. Visit Shaken Together for the full details.
Skeleton Hands Wreath
If you want decor with a little spook, this wreath will keep the fright in your eyes (and out of your wallet). Head over to Tried and True for instructions on making this frugal wreath.
If you aren’t willing to take the easiest route to having spider webs in your home (you know, just don’t knock down the real ones in the corners of your home), then go for this simple idea instead.
You probably have big black garbage bags already on hand, which makes this a #yearofno approved decoration! Be sure to check out how Lilly from Fast Forward Fun achieved this very cool look at an even cooler price.
Mason Jar Luminaries
These luminaries are easy enough that the kids can pitch in and help. It will be fun to light these as the days grow shorter and it gets dark before bedtime. Check out Where Imagination Grows for all of the crafty details.
Mummy Wine Bottle
What a fun way to dress up a hostess gift! Did you save a few bucks on a cheap bottle of wine? No one needs to know!
Or you could pull out an empty wine bottle and put it to good use at home. Learn how to create this mummy from Tikkido.
Trick or Treat Halloween Banner
Get the free printable to create this beautiful Trick or Treat banner from Ella Claire Inspired.
Quick and Easy DIY Halloween Banner
If you’re looking for a more understated look, try this colorful banner from Home Remedies.
4×4 Post Ghosts
If you have scraps of wood lying around, turn them into ghosts. You’ll also find ideas for making them into jack o’lanterns from My Repurposed Life.
If you find the idea of putting together a festive mantel to be challenging, Lillian Hope Designs gives you step by step directions for replicating her ideas here. You’ll be amazed at how little it costs to put this look together!
Free printables are often my “go to” when I’m looking for frugal home decor ideas. Halloween is the perfect time for a fearful quote. Try this fun one from Sugar Bee Crafts.
I love the freebies that Toot Sweet 4 Two offers. Even better are the tutorials she offers so you can make your own printables! So if you haven’t found a printable that’s just right, do it yourself.
Googly Eye Halloween Door
Even the front door can get in on the Halloween spirit! Give your door the googly eye treatment without worrying about your paint. Craftaholics Anonymous will show you how.
These 13 Cheap Halloween Decorations are simple and frugal enough to help you enjoy Halloween in your home without breaking the bank.
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