The bewitching hour starts as soon as the sun sets, so make sure you're prepared with some festive lanterns. You don't have to go out and buy anything new—there are plenty of options to DIY your Halloween decor, no matter what your skill level. We pinky-promise they won't end up as fails.
This creepy-crawly craft will terrify arachnophobics to their very core.
Get the tutorial at Momdot.
This one is easy enough that kids (or craft-challenged adults) can totally handle it.
Get the tutorial at The Crafting Chicks.
This one is so easy, you don't even have to do any crafting. Turn any of your existing lanterns into Halloween decor by filling them up with candy!
See more at Sugar and Charm.
If you've never met a mason jar you didn't like, this is the Halloween DIY for you.
Get the tutorial at Jolene's Crafting.
Recreate the decor from your favorite Disney ride at home! They're Jack Skellington-approved.
Get the tutorial at Polka Dot Chair.
Here are some monsters that won't scare your kiddos. Let them customize them with their favorite colors!
Get the tutorial at My Creative Days.
Light the way to your front door on Halloween night with these ghost and pumpkin lanterns.
Get the tutorial at Erin Spain.
The real magic happens when the lights go out.
Get the tutorial at Adventure in a Box.
Way less mess than carving an actual pumpkin.
Get the tutorial at DIY Candy.
Don't toss your glass jars—this is a creative, spooky way to upcycle them.
Get the tutorial at Le Coin de Mel.