15 Spooky Halloween Decor Items That Cost Less Than $5

Save your wallet from terror this Halloween season with budget-friendly decorations.

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September 18, 2019

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Foil Balloons

Foil balloons have been super trendy this year, and we're loving these shiny orange "BOO" letters. Hang them above a Halloween buffet or use as props for a photo booth.

Buy It: Party CIty, $4.99

Cauldron Bowl

If you’re making punch for your Halloween gathering, serve it in this cauldron bowl that doubles as a festive, table centerpiece. Add gummy worms for extra witchy vibes.

Buy It: Target, $3.00

Black Taper Candles

Give your dining room table chilling, Transylvania vibes with these metallic taper candles.

Buy It: World Market, $4.99 (Set of 2)

Color Drip Candlestick Set

There's just something spooky about candlesticks at Halloween. And they don't have to be black. This eerie set from Urban Outfitters melts into different colors as the candles burn, creating a creepy-cool display of red, orange and purple.

Buy It: Urban Outfitters, $4.00, Set of 2

Plush Spider

If your kiddos get scared of seriously spooky decor, take a whimsical approach with friendly ghosts, smiling jack-o-lanterns and cute decor such as this soft, plush spider from Target.

Buy It: Target, $3.00

Pumpkin String Lights

If your office goes all out for Halloween, give your cubicle a spooky makeover with these pumpkin string lights. They're also great for the growing trend of putting up a Halloween tree!

Buy It: Target, $3.00

Hanging Skeleton

Decorate your front door for trick-or-treaters with this cute, movable skeleton. The joints have brackets so you can pose the skeleton waving or doing a silly dance.

Buy It: Target, $3.00

Black Stemmed Rose

Create an eerie centerpiece with these simple black rose stems.

Buy It: Party City, $2.99/each

Spider Web Coaster

These coasters are perfect for Halloween entertaining. They look great on a coffee table, or you can use them as trivets for a spooky buffet.

Buy It: Pier1, $3.99/each

Cocktail Napkins

These napkins are perfect for a Halloween party drink station. World Market has several napkin prints from the original Addams Family, but we're partial to these Morticia ones.

Buy It: World Market, $4.99, Pack of 20

Swizzle Sticks

For a spirited touch at your Halloween party, garnish drinks with these orange and black swizzle sticks. You could also use them as last-minute decorations for store-bought cupcakes. Just tape on a cutout ghost or bat and your guests will never know!

Buy It: Amazon, $4.99, Pack of 25

Spooky Black Light

Give your living room an eerie purple glow with these black light bulbs. They’re great for Halloween movie parties.

Buy It: Party City, $2.99

Green Spider Web

Create a couple of not-so-scary spider webs in your kid’s room. The green webbing glows for a subtle and festive night light.

Buy It: Target, $4.00

Skeleton Hands

Tuck these skeleton hands into a bookshelf or use them as a super creepy cake topper.

Buy It: Amazon, $3.99

Pillow Cover

Give your sofa a spooky twist with these skeleton cushion covers. Pop a cover over pillows you already have and then take off after Halloween.

Buy It: Amazon, $4.59