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!

Spooky Lighting

Blue lights to highlight tombstones (and escaping skeletons), burning embers under a bubbling cauldron, a greenish glow for your mad scientist laboratory.... the right lighting can help make a Halloween yard TO DIE FOR! Wanda of From House to Home has brewed up some lighting potions for you.

Photo: Wanda via From House to Home


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