20 Must-Have Halloween Buys That Will Last for Years

Treat yourself to our list of scary, sweet and high-quality Halloween buys to dress your home for the season.

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September 07, 2021

Conjure the creep, make magic and summon the mysterious, my pretty! While it’s always a treat to shop for new Halloween decor each year, it’s even more delightful when you invest in bits and baubles that are fit to fright for years to come.

Save up for a single item that you know you’ll look forward to pulling out at the beginning of each Halloween season. Not only does this technique promote money well spent, but it adds a sentimental touch to your haunting decor that increases with each passing season.

The time to haunt your home for All Hallows' Eve is here, and we’re reaching in our grimoire to treat you to the most-charmed shopping of the season. Even better? All of our fretful finds are crafted from high-quality materials and promise to bring strife, horror and scary-chic style to your home for many Halloweens to come.

Conjure spellbinding style for your dining table or entry console with this dramatic pre-lit haunted house. The ominous abode boasts a glossy midnight finish and comes adorned with things that go bump in the night: an ominous black cat and dangling Dracula bat. Polish off your table or entry vignette with this haunted house surrounded by grim gourds, wart-ridden pumpkins, ominous bare branches and tapered candles in brass or silver-plated candlesticks.

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$99.50 (Set of 3)

Give your kitchen counters a grim makeover with this ghoulishly glam Halloween canister set. The bat-clad trio comes with metallic gold containers with creepy. bat toppers. Use the canisters to costume your sugar, flour and other familiar treats on the counter.

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Get ready for trick-or-treaters with this crow wreath that's handcrafted with care down to every last eerie detail. The inky blue, purple and black foliage add sinister style to your stoop; the all-seeing raven watches over your porch all season long.

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$99.50 (Set of 2)

Creepy, screechy and oh-so-scary — these bat tea light holders are a must for your Halloween arsenal. The eerie winged accents wear a black finish and feature a wood slab base to prop up amber-glass votives with ease. Snag a set to infest your fireplace mantel, bedroom dresser or dining room table with sickening style and pesty panache.

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Traditional-meets-terrifying with this unearthly toile table runner. The black-and-white design casts an ominous motif of bone-chilling skeleton skulls, curling vines and baroque blooms. Style the table runner with your choice of black or white serveware, polished nickel candelabras and a floral centerpiece saturated with moody mulberry ranunculus and blood-red blooms

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Haunt your front door with ghosts galore. This hand-painted doormat shrieks “chic” and pairs well with both neutral and saturated Halloween decorations. Each mat is crafted from all-natural coir fibers and comes equipped with a PVC backing for long-lasting outdoor use. The ghostly characters are applied using all-weather acrylic paint and coated with a layer of sealant for added outdoor protection. Shop the ghoulish design in the link below and snag the modern “boo” mat for your back door, too.

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The perfect centerpiece for a Halloween party, West Elm's festive skull candelabra also makes for a great statement piece on your bookcase or mantel year-round.

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Greet guests and neighbors with this grim yet gorgeous porch easel. The outdoor-friendly design features a Jacobean-stained wood frame and an easel backing that prop up with ease beside your front door. The rustic frame surrounds a white backdrop and a whimsical mix of branches, a crescent moon, dangling spiders and a smiling jack-o'-lantern. Black storybook print, complete with whimsical curls and flourishes, creates a crisp and dimensional design that’s sure to draw attention and ignite envy from all passersby.

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Kick your haunting game into high gear with this creeptastic cauldron. The bone-chilling design features a frightful mixed-metal finish and classic cauldron silhouette. Snag the serving bowl to add bewitching style to your festive table centerpiece or to serve sinister, stoop-front sweets on All Hallows' Eve.

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How does that old saying go? “If you want some of my punch, you’ll have to pry it out of my cold, dead hands.” Something like that. This wicked punch bowl is equal parts luxe and lush and provides just the punchy and possessive polishing touch you need to round out your haunted bar cart display.

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This candy bowl will stop trick-or-treaters in their tracks. The creepy crawly design resembles an oversized arachnid otherwise reserved for the Australian outback and everyone else’s worst nightmares. This eight-legged bowl makes the perfect spot to serve seasonal snacks in your kitchen throughout the season and offer sweet treats for the neighborhood on All Hallows' Eve.

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From $29.50

Customize your creep with these kooky keepsake jack-o'-lanterns for your front porch. The iconic silhouette, inky finish and familiar toothy grin add Halloween flair to any corner of your casa. Snag a single lantern or invest in a set of three, then add battery-operated tea lights to keep the eerie ambiance afloat all night long.

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Add a happy, haunting touch to your breakfast table with this charming ghost serving tray. The white stoneware design is shocking and chic, creating the perfect platter for seasonal charcuterie and sweets.

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Turn a plain pumpkin into a unique Halloween design — without the mess of carving! Simply drop a pumpkin into this metal stand and display it on your porch, walkway, deck or Halloween table. The base features a simple branch design with textured leaves, letting the vigil birds take the spotlight.

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Tap into the spirit(s) of the season with this spellbinding acrylic signage. The dreamy acrylic design wears a matte-onyx finish and comes complete with a pair of inky legs for a seamless, modern display. The maker laser engraves each shadowy sign with striking, white calligraphy surrounded by dainty star details. Stack the sign on a pile of glossy hardcover books on your desk, or prop it on your entry demi-lune for haunting holiday flair.

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Add a touch of devilish charm to your Halloween mantel display with this blackened, weathered wood sign. The made-to-order design sports a deep ebony stain for a distressed finish and is hand-painted with a stamp-inspired technique for vintage appeal.

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$38 (Set of 4)
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This placemat set features a high-contrast ghost motif that offers a perfect petrifying touch for modern and contemporary breakfast tables. Each set comes with four placemats created from biodegradable cork and coated in eco-friendly hardboard for easy wipe-downs after even the most frighteningly messy family meals.

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Set the tone for a fright with this head-turning Halloween art delight. The unsettling print depicts a costume-clad trio awaiting treats at a front door. The fine art sketch is rich with detail, texture and an unnerving charm that promises to bewitch your walls with the spirit of the season.

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$44.99 (Set of 3)

This embroidered and embellished tea towel trio covers all the creeptastic bases with flying colors — orange and black, to be exact! Split the set between your kitchen, bathroom and bar cart to add holiday charm throughout the house.

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$24.99 (Set of 8)

Bring your bare walls to life (or scare them to death) with this shimmery and screeching bat pack. The gruesome-meets-glam set comes with eight glittered bats in alternating sizes to ensure you achieve a dimensional and balanced design, each and every time.

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