Whether you live in the dazzling climate of Florida or the crisp fall temp of New England, we all have one thing in common at this time of year: Halloween!
And while parents around the world are requesting children’s clothing, we’re taking all the spooky vibes from the interior design community straight to our homes. That’s right, the time has come to turn our habitats into natural habitat hunts that we know they can be.
Fear not: Halloween decorations don’t have to be all witches, skeletons and screaming bats (although we’re not crazy about those over-the-top decorations!). If you’re looking for something a little more serene this fall, we’ve found all the things that can satisfy your holiday decor cravings, with the exception of chintz.
Halloween yard mantle scarf
Set a spooky tone with this detached cotton cheesecloth scarf that can be worn on your mantle, buffet, tabletop or even stair railings this Halloween.
Hyde and EEK! Boutique 60-inch-by-84-inch lace Halloween tablecloth
Make your fall dinner party a scary affair with this lace tablecloth that brightens up a giant cobweb. It can really be layered on a single or another color to show every scary detail. Learn more: It also comes in a runner.
West Elm haunted feather garland
Avant-garde, scary and beautiful all together, this black feather wreath from West Elm is a smooth way to gussy a door to your home this Halloween season.
No Evil Scales Halloween Decoration, set of 3
If you don’t have some skulls, it’s not really Halloween, is it? That’s right. The three of us love this silly set, imitating the old adage “Look no further, listen no worse, say no worse”, and think they are equally perfect for mantles and coffee tables.
Jack Scalington cheese board and equipment set
Even your cheeseboard may include some spooks this season, thanks to this rubberwood board and tool set that features the eerie look of “The Nightmare Before Christmas” star Jack Scalington. Perfect for a picnic or to bring to a friend’s house, the set opens up to reveal four stainless steel cheese cutting gizmos.
Hyde and EEK! Boutique Wine Bottle High Gloss Halloween Resin Holder
Your bartender for B? He doesn’t talk too much. But he keeps the wine flowing! Trust us, this glossy bottle holder is going to be your new favorite decor.
Gothic spine candles, 3 packs
If you’re looking for a subtle piece with a sky-high ghost factor, look no further than these spine-shaped candles. The set consists of three black candles that resemble a specific part of each spine and look like melting bones when burned. Say it with us: “Ew!”
Pumpkin punch bowl and punch cup, 6 sets
Want to throw the most elegant Halloween ride of all time? This stunning punch bowl will ensure that you succeed. Made with high-facing glass, the Williams Sonoma Bowl যা a friendly punch for kids at home and an adult-only cocktail for adults নিয়ে comes with six gold-rimmed glasses for equally booty.
Grandin Road Gold 5 foot skeleton
Halloween is not complete without a skeleton and we love this glam golden option on Grandin Road. Size 5 feet long, the skeleton is perfectly tied from head to toe, meaning you can put him on a piano or in a rocking chair on your front porch, or enjoy a cocktail on a dining room table.
Hyde and EEK! Boutique Pumpkin Halloween Decorative Sculpture
Taking a glam on fake pumpkins, this decorative sculpture from Target is a good size (7.25 by 7.25 inches) for the price, which means you can buy them and create your fancy patches inside. We like the glossy gold finish, but it also comes in a glossy copper color and a matte black.
Cocoa color-changing mug
If you’re a huge fan of the Disney and Pixar movie “Coco,” you’ll appreciate this day of day-themed mugs, which have artwork of skulls that turn from colorful to white when heated.
Naughty doll succulent plant holder
How do you prove that your Halloween skills are not limited? Absolutely scary with succulent plants, by the way. These dark, scary eyes will seemingly follow you wherever you go. The main part? The plant is faulty and maintenance-free!
Minnie Mouse Pumpkin Halloween Wreath
Minnie Mouse is getting a bit of a renaissance right now, so it’s no surprise that her silhouette is popping up everywhere these days with this festive, pumpkin-laying wreath. Also featuring a beautiful web and hanging spider, the piece is an adorable way to greet prank-or-treats this year.
Wood Block Halloween Countdown
Kids and adults alike look forward to Halloween with much anticipation, so this “Countdown to” block is a fun addition to your decor. Keep “Two Night Dreams Before Christmas” রাthemed pieces throughout the year while counting the days until Halloween is over. Bonus: The block comes with a Christmas sign, which means you can count on those other big holidays as well.
Elm Street Sign
If you’re a kid in the ’80s, it’s safe to say you’re still terrified of Elm Street villain Freddie Krieger – and you can channel this horror into your home right now, thanks to this Elm Street sign! Put it on a bookshelf, on top of a bathroom or anywhere you want to scare yourself, your family or your guests from the pants.
Diptyque Baies / Berries Candles
Diptyque biz makes the most delicious-scented candles, and we’re digging into the mood vibe of the base / berry scent that smells of roses and black leaves. The 10 to 51-ounce size comes in a matte black glass container that will perfectly accentuate the rest of your Halloween decor.
Light up Halloween ghost tabletop decor
Sometimes you need some ghosts for the Halloween spirit and this simple white set will get the job done. Each has an on / off button and requires three AA batteries to burn – wherever you place these QTs, they will spread some seasonal joy.
Eternal dead crawling hands
Put everyone on their toes with this Halloween battery-powered crawling hand. Perfect mantle and bookshelf filler, the hand makes a great – and amazing – table centerpiece too!
13-Inch Spooky House Welcome Sign Decoration
We love the look and feel of this official sign – let your guests know that they are about to enter a haunted house!
CR Curiosity Cynthia Rowley Haunted House Placemates, Set of 4
Set your dinner party tone with these little jute placemats by Cynthia Rowley – they are so delicate, in fact, you can miss the haunted house design there! If you want to determine your place, add these cute jack-o-lantern cloth napkins to your car.
Williams Sonoma Pumpkin Spice Hand Soap and Lotion 3-Piece Set.
This is what we know: Williams Sonoma soap and lotion sets are the absolute best, you can have them in your kitchen, in your powder room or in your master bath! And we were really surprised that they came in a Halloween-friendly scent, with creamy vanilla, toasted pecans and warm spices mixed with the smell of fresh pumpkin, butter and brown sugar put in a stainless steel countertop caddy. The set is something you want to use all year round.
Elegant garland orange weather resistant berry garland
Let your guests know in front – no, in front – that they are about to enter a Halloween home with this completely gorgeous fall wreath. Consisting of weatherproof and thousands of fake pip berries, the bright orange wreath comes in an “Etsy Peak”, nine sizes (12 to 28 inches wide) and comes from Elegantoreth, a retailer with over 38,000 sales and 6,800 positive reviews.
Lyons party bat sticker
Got an empty wall that needs to be filled with something? Let these 3D bats work for you this Halloween season. If you want to arch them over a window or shake them over a fireplace, flying bats gather on your wall and take on an artistic look. That’s right, we said it – bats are beautiful!
GracieAndMarie Halloween Garland
Not all Halloween decorations have to be spooky, which is exactly why we’re in this felt ball garland. Reusable for many years, the necklace has a modern vibe that will add a festive tone to your mantle, shell or door!
Grandin Road Ible Orbs, set of eight
Got a bowl that needs fillers? Look no further than this set of eight glasses from Grandin Road. Partially sophisticated, partly terrifying ghostly, glossy eyelids – FYI: Each ball has two eyes, one on the front and one on the back – highly artistic and will look absolutely gorgeous as a table centerpiece or vase filler.
West Elm Skull Candy Bowl
We just got your candy bowl for Trick-or-Treater, and yes, yes, you’re going to use it all year round. Made in Mexico from black terra-cotta, the 11-inch bowl is accented with mini skulls that will add the right amount of spooks to your Halloween.