The BEST DIY Halloween Porch Decor Ideas {Spooky Pumpkins, Wreaths and Door Makeovers!}

Looking for the BEST ways to makeover your porch for Halloween this Fall? Your neighbors will be a wicked shade of green and your trick or treaters totally spooked!

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DIY Halloween Porch Decor Ideas

One of the best parts about having a front porch is that you get to give it a spooky makeover in time for Halloween right?

Which is why today we’ve rounded up a whole stack of fabulous DIY projects and Halloween porch decor ideas to inspire you.

Whether you want to go all out spooky, glam and sparkly or rustic and modest there is something here for you. So be sure to save this post to your Halloween Pinterest board so you can find it again later!


So many fabulous DIY Halloween decor ideas to spook up your front porch for the trick or treaters this year! #halloween

Uh oh, this glam witch just crashed right through your front door!

Any witch would be proud of this family of black cats, all made from pumpkins!

This sugar skull wreath is so striking you’ll want to keep it up past Halloween!

These floating witch hats look even spookier in the dark because they light up

Add a touch of glam to your Halloween porch with these glittery no carve pumpkins

We have more no carve pumpkin ideas for you here. Don’t miss them!

Ding dong the wicked with is dead! This is the perfect DIY for a Wizard of Oz fan!

Oh this stacked pumpkin topiary looks fabulously spooky in the dark!

Bring a touch of The Nightmare before Christmas to your front porch with this super easy door makeover

These spooky glowing eyes might just be the easiest Halloween porch decor craft on the list

If spooky isn’t your thing go for a rustic Halloween decor theme instead like this one

Or scare the trick or treaters silly with this skeleton and black crow combo!

Here’s a fun mummy DIY the kids can help you make


DIY Halloween Porch Decor Ideas

Who said you could only decorate a tree for Christmas? This Halloween tree is fabulous!

Bats give me the heeby geebies but I am in love with this porch makeover!

Ha! This witch stuck in an urn DIY is very funny!

The kids will have a blast making over their front door with googly eyes!

I love this! If you’re going to be out trick or treating let everyone else help themselves to candy on your porch!

Wooden Frankensteins

Wooden FrankensteinsYour kids will have a blast making a family of Frankenstein monsters to hang out on your porch this October!

Wooden Frankensteins by Sowdering About

Boo! Halloween Doormat with Free SVG File

Boo! Halloween Doormat with Free SVG FileOh how fun is this doormat with the glittery Boo! Time to put your cricut to use!

Boo! Halloween Doormat with Free SVG File by A Girl and a Glue Gun

Wooden Halloween Candy Holder

Wooden Halloween Candy HolderWhether you want to display your candy at your Halloween party or on your front porch for the trick or treaters this DIY wooden candy holder is the perfect way to do it! Oh and you put it together using pre-made wood items – so no carpentry skills required!

Wooden Halloween Candy Holder by Decorart

Spooky DIY Moon

Spooky DIY Moon Ooh if you’re making a spooky bat filled scene on your front porch you totally need to add a spooky full moon to complete the effect!

Spooky DIY Moon by North Story

DIY Ghost Lights

DIY Ghost LightsOh these little ghost lights are super clever and it’s up to you whether you want to go Casper cute or ghoulish ghost!

DIY Ghost Lights by Unoriginal Mom

DIY Pumpkin Porch Light

DIY Pumpkin Porch LightCheck out this cool idea for turning your regular porch light into a fun Halloween pumpkin! This is a great way to let the Trick or Treaters know you have candy ready and waiting!

DIY Pumpkin Porch Light by Practically Functional

Halloween Porch Decorations with a Straw Tote

Halloween Porch Decorations with a Straw ToteLooking for an upcycle project? How about repurposing a straw tote bag into a pumpkin planter for your porch!

Halloween Porch Decorations with a Straw Tote by Sadie’s Seasongoods

DIY Halloween Skull Wreath

DIY Halloween Skull WreathLove this skull wreath to hang on the front door to spook the trick or treaters! If you’re lucky you might be able to pick up your skulls from the Dollar Tree so this wreath is inexpensive to make.

DIY Halloween Skull Wreath by Tried and True

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