Decorating for fall and Halloween can put you and your family in an extra festive mood. Make the most of the season by dressing up your space and sharing the love. Find five crafts perfect for this time of year from two of our Blog Ambassadors and KIWI magazine below.
Halloween Boo Bags
Nicolle from Our Tiny Nest loves Halloween and “Boo’ing” her friends and neighbors. Basically, the idea is you leave a little bag or bucket of Halloween treats on your friend’s and family’s doorstep and encourage them to do the same to some of their friends. Find out how to create your own “Boo” buckets to “Boo” all of your friends and help spread the tricks and treats. Get the instructions here.
DIY Fall Garland and Mantle Decor
Fall decor is one of the most festive parts of the season. Make up your mantle for fall with this fun and easy garland from Nicolle. Her DIY garland is super inexpensive to make as most of the things can be found at the Dollar Store. Get the instructions here.
Nicolle is a wife, mom to two boys, a nurse, and the creator of Our Tiny Nest. She’s Joanna Gaines meets hot mess express. She has been featured on HGTV’s “Martha Knows Best”, as well as several local news channels and publications.
Succulent Pumpkins for Fall
This beautiful succulent pumpkin project from Meg at Bored Mom looks like it took her a ton of time, but it’s actually so easy that you’ll find yourself decorating a whole pumpkin patch. This is a great project to do with friends because you can share supplies and have a nice mix of succulent clippings. Don’t forget to include a glass of wine! Get the instructions here.
Meg is the creator of Bored Mom. She has a B.S. in Dietetics from Cal Poly, SLO and am an avid healthy/plant-based diet fan. She battles boredom by playing with her food, entertaining and discovering new ‘better for you’ products and fun trends.
DIY Yarn Pumpkin
These easy-to-make yarn pumpkins are a great way to add pops of fun fall colors. Using only a few basic supplies, you can craft the perfect pumpkin patch for your home. Get the instructions from KIWI magazine here.
Halloween Accordion Spider Craft
Accordion-folding paper is easy and super fun. The effect is cool and can be used on so many projects. Spidery legs are perfect for a paper accordion and add extra spook to your home! Get the instructions from KIWI magazine here.