This Halloween, just say no to the usual pumpkin-carving chaos! We’ve searched high and low for the best pumpkin decorating ideas that trade stringy seeds for fun and festive designs. From pumpkins that channel Olaf and Pikachu to ones that let kids get creative with confetti, click through our album for DIY ideas the whole family will love.

The Eyes Have It

This Googly Eye Pumpkin from Find It, Make It, Love It gets bonus points for being fun and festive. Snag the googly eyes at your local Dollar Store then grab your glue gun and get going! Learn more here.

photo: Find It, Make It, Love It

What’s your favorite no-carve way to decorate a pumpkin? Share it with us in the Comments below!

— Abigail Matsumoto