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As I’ve been scrolling through Instagram lately, I’ve been so inspired by the creativity of our Instagram friends! As you know I’m always looking for creative ideas for Halloween Decor. With this in mind, I’m so excited to share some amazing Halloween inspiration from talented Instagram designers! You won’t want to miss this!

Steph and I both have our houses all decked out for Halloween now, nevertheless we are always on the lookout for amazing ideas for next year.😉 In fact, you may want to follow along on our Halloween Decorations Pinterest board for even more ideas.

To get you all prepped and ready for your favorite hair-raising holiday, we’ve rounded up our top Halloween decor ideas from Instagram. We got ideas with spiders, bats and birds, oh my!  Not to mention creepy and creative tablescapes for your Halloween soiree. No matter your decor style, you can bet at least one of these 25+ spooky decor ideas will suit your needs. Scroll on for all the details!

Ideas for halloween Decor for Porches

Ideas for Halloween Decor on the front porch

The front porch is the perfect spot to infuse festive Halloween decor. It’s the first spot to greet guests with cheery decor. 

Tiffany at MyDIYHappyHome has created a jovial Halloween display on her front porch. The posed skeletons feel like they’re your friends and you want to come sit a spell with them. 

For more inspiration and DIY check out her blog.

Ideas for a Halloween Front Porch

Doesn’t this porch just scream Halloween! The chippy paint, layers of vintage pieces and smoking cauldron all add to the eerie feel.

If you love thrift store finds, and creative upcycling then you’ll want to take a look at the Junk Hunks feed!

Take a minute to really look at all of the details here. There are candelabras layered through out the scene and check out that wreath on the door!

Ideas for Porch for Halloween

This porch design from Lidia at LKDsign is absolutely adorable! Visitors are greeted with colorful pumpkins, pillows, flowers and the adorable Ghost luminaries.

Ideas for Halloween Decor for the Front Porch

This beautiful southern porch is something dreams are made of. It is huge and so inviting.

Joanna at Southern Surroundings has created this fun and whimsical porch for Halloween. It is festive without all of the Halloween gore. 

To see more of Joanna’s porch click here.

Halloween Decor Ideas for the Front Porch

This front porch is full of ideas for Halloween decor. Tennille at Home Sweet Farmhouse has filled her porch with bats, skeletons, pumpkins and colorful flowers to welcome Halloween guests. Not to mention that whimsical witch boot on the door. 

Ideas for Halloween Decor in the Entryway

Halloween in the Entryway

The entryway is an ideal spot for more Halloween decor. Cindy at Farmhouse on Chestnut has styled a playful Halloween entry. The bold black and white color scheme and the flock of bats add just the perfect touch.

Eerie Ideas for Halloween Decor

Ok, this idea for Halloween decor would probably freak me out! I hate mice! 

Elizabeth at That House on Meadowfarm has created a lively display on her stairs with mice decals. This is super easy to do, with minimal cost as well. Something that anyone could do.

Idea for Halloween Decor in the Entryway

When I first saw Alex’s Halloween display at Our Little White Bungalow I felt like I was peering into an old movie. The cat perched on the throw, the glow of the candles and the witch belongings propped against the wall create a ghostly feel. 

These Halloween decor ideas are easy to pull together and yet so effective.

Ideas for Halloween Decor the are Spooky

Black lace draped on a chest, topped with potion bottles and a caged raven are eerie Halloween decor ideas. But, what about that mummy?! Isn’t he fantastic!

Next year for sure I need to add a mummy to my Halloween decorations. Thanks to Jenna at Jenna_design for this inspiration! 

Take a look at Jenna’s feed it’s full of holiday inspiration!

Ideas for Halloween Decor with skeletons

Indiana Bones as Kaycie from Grey Birch Designs calls him, helps decorate for his favorite holiday! 🤣

There is so much to love here. The traditional black, white and a hint of orange immediacy feel festive. You gotta love the huge Halloween sign too. 

Kaycie’s blog is also full of so many great ideas.

Halloween Decor Ideas for the Mantle

Ideas for Halloween Decor on the Fireplace

How creative is this! I would totally stuff my fire box with bones if it wasn’t a gas fireplace. This design is from Oscar at Oscar Bravo Home

The skeleton garland that drapes over the mantle is so clever. I’m definitely taking note of this for next years Halloween decor.

If you love the look of a classic traditional home, then take a look at Oscar’s blog. His home is stunning!

Ideas for Halloween Decor for the Fireplace

OMG! How cute are these Halloween decor ideas?! 

I love the layers of Halloween art on the mantle along with the bundles of black twigs.

And who wouldn’t love Scarilyn Monroe as Bethany at Shiplap addict so affectionately calls her.  Clearly this family loves Halloween!

Ideas for halloween Decor on the Mantle

Randi at Randi Garret Design has styled a classy and traditional mantle.

I love the mixture of pumpkins, from metallic to white, intermixed with a feathery black garland. The bead swags and black ravens top off this classic look.

Even more Halloween Mantles...

Ideas for halloween decor for the fireplace.

Don’t you just want to cozy up by the fire and enjoy these amazing Halloween decor ideas from Ashley at Modern Glam Home?  

The glow of the candles and lights set the tone for this Halloween display. I love that spider garland along with the variety of Halloween tchotchkes carefully placed on the mantle.

Halloween Decor on Mantle

My friend April at Homestead City Dwelling has created a lovely Halloween display using vintage as well as new items. 

Loving the bat mantle cloth, vintage window along with the one of a kind Halloween art.

Ideas for Halloween decor for Mantles

Ali at CavCottage has created a classic black and white halloween look.

Not only do I love the layers with the pillows and throws, but also the clever way she has layered 3 different garlands on the mantle. Oh, so chic! 

Ideas for Halloween Decor For The Dining Table

Halloween Decor Ideas for the Dining Room

Halloween is for parties! I can think of no better way to celebrate than to throw a Halloween themed dinner party. 

Susan at Table for 5 Please has styled a festive tablescape for her dinner guests. 

Check out all the layers here at each place setting. And what could be more fitting as a centerpiece than a black and white pot filled with pumpkins?!

This tablescape is definitely a feast for the eyes. So many great ideas for Halloween decor here.

Ideas for Halloween Tablescape

Do you want to host a party? But you don’t have Halloween tableware. Take a look at this table from Jenn at Motherthyme.

The tableware is not Halloween specific, but works beautifully here by layering in mini cauldrons, a spider web runner, black candlesticks, black twigs and pumpkins.

Lots of ideas you can use here for your own Halloween inspired table.

Ideas for Halloween Tablescape

How fun is this table from Lindsey at Lindsey K Jones?! 

Obviously she has a great room to start with. The rock wall is amazing! However, the simplicity here is stunning.

Lindsey stacked plates on a natural placemat and simply added 3 black candelabras as the centerpiece. Simple, easy and oh so beautiful.

Even more Halloween Tablescapes...

Ideas for Halloween Decor in the Dining Room

Yes, Scarilyn Monroe has made a reappearance at Bethany’s home.

I have a thing for classic black and white design, so this really appeals to me. 

Doesn’t this look like a happy haunting bunch, you’d like to invite to your next soiree?

Gotta love Bethany’s sense of humor. She’s also got so many great ideas over on her blog. Check it out!

Beautiful Halloween Tablescape

More great ideas for Halloween decor from April at Homestead City Dwelling.

Love, love, love the layers in April’s centerpiece. Anyone can so this by collecting a variety of Halloween themed or colored decor pieces and arranging them down the center of the table at varying heights.

Not only are the decor pieces layered in, but also she has used 3 layers of table runners as well. She has created a truly unique Halloween tablescape.

Halloween Decor Ideas for the Buffet Table

OMG you must go see Daph’s at MrsDecorLover IG feed. She really has a talent for creating a beautiful buffet table.

Just look at this gorgeous Halloween vignette. The food is so artfully displayed, along with skulls and bones artistically placed. 

Tiered Trays Styled with halloween Decor

Halloween Tiered Tray

Tiered trays have to be one of my favorite ways to display decor for any holiday. 

Sharon at CorbelCottage has styled an original and entertaining display with ideas for Halloween decor from Nightmare Before Christmas.

Oh, I wish I had this a couple of years ago, when the theme for my Halloween party was Nightmare Before Christmas.

Halloween Tiered Tray

Here is another tray from Sharon, with so many ideas for styling that Halloween decor.

Even More Ideas for Halloween Decor Around the House

Ideas for Halloween Decor

Have you every considered adding a little Halloween decor to the laundry room? Maybe doing the laundry would be more fun!

Once again we see the creativity and humor from Bethany at Shiplap Addict. It definitely puts a smile on my face!

Ideas for halloween decor

Loving this monochromatic Halloween decor idea from Randi at Randy Garret Design.

She has used elegant finishes, shiny silver, black and white decor and a gorgeous mirror. 

Ideas you can take away from this polished design:

  • Block numbers mounted to the mirror
  • Boo Bunting
  • Birdcage elevated on a cake plate
  • Skull displayed on a cake plate
  • Birds on candlesticks
Ideas for Halloween Decor

Alex at Our Little White Bungalow  has pulled together a design that is simple and beautiful. This Halloween shelf styling is something that anyone can do. 

Add in a few Halloween decor ideas to an existing display. Layer a sign over a mirror, bring in a few votives to the Halloween Decor and presto you’ve got an eerie Halloween vignette. 

Did you find some inspiration?

Have you found some ideas for Halloween decor that you want to incorporate into your home?

Did you find inspiration to host a Halloween themed dinner party? 

If you missed our 2020 Halloween home tours, be sure to check out Steph’s ideas for decorating with skeletons and my bat inspired Halloween decor that are cheap and easy.

We’d love to see what clever decor ideas you come up with!  Share your ideas and creations with us.

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