Are your Halloween decorations less than bewitching? Or maybe you have nothing but a forlorn spider missing a leg and a skull that’s seen better days. Don’t worry, it’s not such a grave situation. We’ve dug up eight spooky ideas to help you decorate your yard or outdoor space that would make Victor Frankenstein proud. To the laboratory Igor, and don’t forget the brain!

Crash Landing

"Double, double, toil and trouble ... " We’re not sure if this witch is licensed to drive her broomstick but she’s sure to be a big hit on your porch! You won’t need eye of newt and toe of frog—just a pool noodle and thrift shop finds. Fly over to Halloween Forum for the how-to. Psst. This cauldron is parking for witches only, all others will be TOAD.

photo: Paint it Black via Halloween Forum


Is your yard spooktacular? What other tips and decorations should we add to our story? Tell us about it in the Comments below!

— Helen Walker Green