Outdoor Halloween Decor That's Not Frighteningly Cheesy
Deck the outside of your home with thrilling accents that show everyone you're having a haunting good time.
This October, put your Halloween love on full display with playfully mysterious outdoor decor. We've found pieces that create a chillingly classic design without looking tacky at all. Read on to shop our editor-approved, outdoor Halloween decor picks.
Deck your front door with a black-and-orange grapevine wreath. From afar, the decoration looks like a typical flower-filled wreath, but upon closer inspection, you'll find spine-chilling black spiders nestled in the rust-colored maple leaves.
BUY IT: Williams Sonoma, $79.95-$149.95
Your front porch needs a traditional jack-o'-lantern to complete its Halloween look. These iron options save you the struggle of a rotting pumpkin and will last you year after year. Stick a wax or flameless candle in it to illuminate the glowing face.
BUY IT: Crate & Barrel, $39.95-$99.95
Help kiddos (and their parents) enjoy this treat-laden holiday by having safe options for those with allergies. The teal pumpkin is a sign that your home has non-food treats available, such as stickers, bubbles, glow sticks, necklaces or pencils.
BUY IT: Pottery Barn, $20.50 (was $29.50)
Not just for Christmas anymore, strings lights come in fun Halloween hues, like orange and purple, to light your front porch, walkways and backyard. The weather-resistant construction means you don't have to worry about hanging them outdoors.
BUY IT: Target, $5
To up the eerie factor, well-placed spiders are the key. Hang them on the ceiling, side of house or railing and tuck them into corners to give your guests a fright (just a little one!) when they come to visit during this ghostly time of year.
BUY IT: Crate & Barrel, $4.95-$9.95