7 Easy Decorations You Can Make For Halloween #CraftyOctober

Welcome to Day 18 of Crafty October 2014 (check out 2013 and 2012 here) – a month of Halloween Ideas here on The Purple Pumpkin Blog!

7 Easy Decorations You Can Make For Halloween

I love to decorate the house at Halloween! Some years I go crazy and you can’t move for decorations! They are often a  mixture of shop bought decorations and ones I’ve made myself Here are some easy decorations you can make for Halloween…

Make Paper Pumpkins with strips of orange paper!

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Put some Halloween stickers on plain white candles!

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Make a wreath by tying coloured trash bags around some insulating pipe!

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Pour candy corn, or other Halloween sweets into a dish and add some candles for a seasonal centerpiece!

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Hollow out some mini pumpkins and use as tealight holders!

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Make milk bottle ghosts – wash out milk bottles, draw on a spooky face and pop a glow stick inside!

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Wrap bandages around an old jam jar, stick on some googly eyes and add a tealight to create a Mummy lantern!

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As well as sharing my ideas each day for my favourite time of the year, I’m also holding a #CraftyOctober Link Party for bloggers to share their Halloween posts. If you’re a blogger, then do check out the party – I can’t wait to see your posts!

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