DIY Pumpkin Designs We Love This Halloween
The best pumpkin decorating ideas
Get your Jack-o-Lanterns ready for Halloween with one of these cool DIY designs. Some of our favorite decorating tips only take a few minutes.
We've compiled amazing designs—carve and no carve—for every skill level.
It's easy to paint stripes onto a pumpkin. Use painter's tape for fresh, crisp lines.
There's no need for Jack with these Cat-o-Lanterns. It's a fun project for the kids. Spray paint various sizes of pumpkins with a black gloss, cut out cat eyes and add paper cat ears, and you're set.
Pain the inside of your pumpkin black, and the outside white, and light up with a green glow stick for the perfect eerie effect.
Candy corn lover rejoice—here's a pumpkin for you. Add yellow and white paint to a pumpkin for an easy no-carve design!
These super simply no-carve pumpkins are made with a copper paint pen. Try a range of colors for Halloween—we suggest silver on an orange pumpkin, or black on a white pumpkin.
Your neighbors will think you spent hours making these pumpkin lanterns, but in reality, they're super quick. Drill holes into your pumpkin in any design you choose. Add a flickering electric candle inside and you're set. It's that simple.
No need for candles with a cool glow-in-the-dark pumpkim. Print out decals to create a face design, add to the pumpkin, and then spray all over with glow-in-the-dark paint.