Decorating your house to reflect the Halloween spirit is just as fun as Trick or Treating. Make your house enticing and draw the neighborhood’s witches, warlocks and ghouls out for an evening they are not likely to forget!
Forget about the store-bought décor or the expensive boutique pieces that will be stashed away in boxes once Halloween is over. We at TrickorTreat me are all about the creative solutions that won’t break the bank. Let your inner child go wild and turn your favorite piece of scissors into your best pal for the holiday – you can do wonders with only as much of a garbage bag, some old newspapers, a permanent marker and a colorful string.
Not feeling inspired? Check out our collection of easy, cheap and fun decoration ideas below:
- Make your house extra-creepy with these easy garbage bag spider webs
- Draw out the scrap paper ghosts!
- Return to the classics with our easy Jam jar Jack-o’-lanterns
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Raid your recycling bin to make these glass ghosts in four easy steps: First, remove labels and caps from bottles (we used Perrier ones here). Spray-paint them white, then draw faces on with black marker. Finally, throw in colorful straws for cute centrep
Make a ghoulish first impression with this five-minute Halloween door. First, tape paper streamers to the front door, overlapping the strips to give a wrapped look. Then, cut sheets of black and white construction paper into circles to make eyes. Place th
Love a Jack 'o' Lantern but cant commit to all that pumpkin carving? We have the quick and easy solution. For cheap jack-o-lantern decorations that will last past Halloween, cover clean, empty jars with orange construction paper or tissue paper. Add feat
Here is a super cheap and cheerful decorating idea: Draw spooky faces on empty, clean gallon milk jugs, then fill with white holiday lights to decorate your porch or walkway with a ghostly Halloween glow.
Kids can help turn egg cartons into bat decorations; just cut, paint, and add googly eyes. Make cute, cheap Halloween ghosts by painting leaves white, then drawing a spooky face with a marker.
These super cheap and easy garbage bag cobwebs will set off your Halloween theme perfectly. To make these, lay a trash bag out flat. Trim off the side and bottom seams so you're left with two big rectangles of plastic. Cut each piece into an approximate
Spooky Hand Soap Make washing your hands a scary affair. Simply add Halloween items to your favorite clear hand soap — we suggest small pumpkin, bats, eyeballs, or spiders — and stir with skewers.
It doesn't get much easier than this to create a spooky decoration for inside or out. The best part is you can substitute materials for whatever is lying around the house. Simply cut out cheesecloth fabric squares. Roll newspaper balls up to create the he