Is it too early to think about Halloween? Certainly not! After all, we are almost at the end of summer (a depressing thought) and back to school for kiddos is right around the corner. Before we know it, Fall is upon us and Halloween will not be too far away either…
It is always great to plan things in advance, specially if you are a big fan of the occasion. Over the years, I have written several posts on Halloween and most of them have been quite popular on the web. This year, other than bringing you fresh ideas, I thought of rounding up the best Halloween content on my site and presenting it to you! So it is easier to access them all in one place. Here you will see everything ranging from Halloween craft ideas to themed desserts and fall home decor. You may find a couple of posts on tips and tricks when it comes to hosting Halloween parties and creating Halloween costumes from your closet. Frugal is Good, agree?
So, sit back and read through! Consider this as your early Halloween Treat 🙂
Dollar Store DIY: Halloween Bat Wall Hanging
This Bat Wall Hanging is quite easy to make, perfect for sprucing up your front door, hallway, or even office. I specially love the spooky color!
Halloween Craft Idea- Spooky Spider Vase
What about this lovely spider vase? Spiders and Halloween go hand in hand! If you love the look of creepy crawly spiders, then you must give this Halloween spooky spider vase a try. This spooky spider case is a fantastic Halloween craft for young and old alike.
Owl Platter DIY
Halloween is the perfect time to bring the cool look of owls into your décor, and this Halloween owl platter is the perfect way to do just that! Take a look at how we turned a handful of Dollar Tree supplies into a cool Halloween owl platter that would look awesome in so many spaces.
10 Halloween Decorations Under $15!
Did you know that there are some awesome Halloween decorations under $15? Yes, that is right! Take a look at this mini round up and tell me which are your favorite picks 🙂
20 Dollar Store Halloween Must Haves!
On that note, take a look at these 20 Dollar Store Must Haves that should be on your shopping list and in your cart this season. These items are not only ideal for Halloween, but can be used in other ways throughout the other months of the year.
Flower Pot Pumpkin Craft
Summer may be over, but don’t toss those flower pots away just yet. Instead, put a fall spin on them when you give these flower pot pumpkins a try! If you are in need of a Fall DIY, this pumpkin craft has you covered. Even better, this is a great Halloween decor!
DIY Pumpkin Fall Centerpiece
In spite of the early preparation, if you still happen to run late with decorating your home for Halloween, don’t look further than this DIY Pumpkin Fall Centerpiece. This is a gorgeous centerpiece that you could make on the cheap but will also pass off as an upscale decoration! It’s very easy and only costs about $7 to create and needs only 10 minutes of your time!
Layered Pumpkin Trifle
Now, moving on to yummy, how would you like this Layered Pumpkin Trifle to serve on Halloween night? It is layer after layer of sweet flavors, and it is sure to please even the toughest of crowds. Make it this Halloween and tell me how everyone liked it 🙂
DIY Halloween Candy Shaped Cupcake Toppers
Looking for some cup cake toppers to set the mood for your Halloween dessert table? Here is a great post from one of my guest bloggers a while back. These Halloween candy shaped cupcake toppers are very simple to elaborate and will add a super cute not-too spooky touch to your Halloween cupcakes!
Now, the cupcake toppers reminds me of Halloween Cupcakes I made some 2 years ago. It turned out great and my family loved it! This might be perfect to set your home in Halloween spirits and serve as a special treat to the young crowd.
Make Halloween Costumes from your Closet!
This is an evergreen post of mine searched by folks from far and wide during Halloween season. Who wouldn’t like to save some money on costumes by creating them from clothes you probably already have in the closet or around the home, right? Here are some great ideas on how to make it happen. You are welcome!
Hosting a Frugal Children’s Halloween Party
Here are some simple ways to create a Halloween party for all your little ghouls and ghosts that is sure to be frightfully fun and not-so-scary on your budget. Like I said earlier, Frugal is good, specially when you can save without losing out on the fun part!
There you have it! Hope you find some helpful ideas to adopt from this round up to welcome Fall/Halloween in style this year. Also, watch this space for fresh ideas on all things Halloween coming up shortly. It would be easier to bookmark this page..just sayin’ 😉
P.S: Roasting Pumpkin seeds? No problem! Head on over to this post to learn about how to bake it to perfection and simple ways to flavor them!