17 DIY Halloween Decorating Ideas for Kids on a Budget

From Halloween Paper Bag Luminaries to Zombie Siamese Twin Dolls, you don’t need to blow the bank this Halloween to make your home a spooktacular dungeon! So check out these creeptastic ideas that you and your children will have great fun making!

1. Spooky Glowing Eyes

Spooky Glowing Eyes
Tutorial Spooky Glowing Eyes

 

2. Origami Halloween Lights

Origami Halloween Lights
Tutorial Origami Halloween Lights

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3. DIY Magic Potion Bottles

DIY Magic Potion Bottles
Tutorial DIY Magic Potion Bottles

 

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4. DIY Hanging Cheesecloth Ghosts

DIY Hanging Cheesecloth Ghosts
Tutorial DIY Hanging Cheesecloth Ghosts

 

5. Egg Carton Bats and Leaf Ghosts

Egg Carton Bats and Leaf Ghosts
Tutorial Egg Carton Bats and Leaf Ghosts

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6. No Carve Typography Pumpkins

No Carve Typography Pumpkins
Tutorial No Carve Typography Pumpkins

 

7. Latex Gloves with Glow Sticks in Your Pond

Latex Gloves with Glow Sticks in Your Pond
Tutorial Latex Gloves with Glow Sticks in Your Pond

 

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8. Wall of Bats

Wall of Bats
Tutorial Wall of Bats

 

9. Nightmare Before Christmas Jack o Lantern

Nightmare Before Christmas Jack o Lantern
Tutorial Nightmare Before Christmas Jack o Lantern

 

10. DIY Halloween Lanterns

DIY Halloween Lanterns
Tutorial DIY Halloween Lanterns

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11. DIY Sugar Skull Milk Jug Luminaries

DIY Sugar Skull Milk Jug Luminaries
Tutorial DIY Sugar Skull Milk Jug Luminaries

 

12. Glow Stick Plastic Cups Balloons

Glow Stick Plastic Cups Balloons
Tutorial Glow Stick Plastic Cups Balloons

 

13. Halloween Cup Decorations

Halloween Cup Decorations
Tutorial Halloween Cup Decorations

 

14. Halloween Monster Cups

Halloween Monster Cups
Tutorial Halloween Monster Cups

 

15. Make a Ribbon Wreath for Halloween

Make a Ribbon Wreath for Halloween
Tutorial Make a Ribbon Wreath for Halloween

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16. Halloween Window Clings

Halloween Window Clings
Tutorial Halloween Window Clings

 

17. Handkerchief Ghosts

Handkerchief Ghosts
Tutorial Handkerchief Ghosts

 

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