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Oct 18

​Halloween Decor So Stylish You'll Actually Want It on Display

For those of us who love to decorate for the holidays but hate the tacky factor, getting in the Halloween spirit can be challenging. Jack-o-lanterns can get messy and produce mixed results (#PumpkinCarvingFail) and many of us don’t have the desire (or the storage space) to go full haunted house come October 31. But fear not! We’ve sourced some Halloween decor options that set the spooky vibe without looking like Party City exploded in your living room.

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Oct 18

Hocus Pocus, Beetlejuice and Other Spooky Spaces, Reimagined for 2018

With Halloween on the horizon, you’ll be sitting down to watch all of your favorite spooky movies and TV shows—but Halloween movies and shows aren’t just fun for a good scare, believe it or not, you can pull some great design inspiration from even the creepiest places. E-design company Modsy really got into the Halloween spirit and decided to design some rooms all inspired by their favorite seasonally-appropriate films and TV show interiors. Take a look below to see how they turned other-worldly aesthetics into modern, real-world spaces.

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16
Oct 18

Pottery Barn Has The Cutest Kids Costumes (Including Dumbledore)

Every year, kids (or their parents) are on the hunt for unique costumes to sport on the night of Halloween. Yes, you could always settle for the black cat, wicked witch, or spooky ghost. But there’s always that yearning to do something greater, something outside the box.

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11
Oct 18

Four Ways to Decorate Your Plants for Halloween This Year

Carving pumpkins is messy, requires tools, and then they just turn around and rot on you. Here’s another suggestion: Forgo the jack-o-lantern and decorate your plants and planters instead. You love them more anyway.

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08
Oct 18

Pumpkin Decorating Ideas for People Who Are Lukewarm on Halloween

When September hits, suddenly it’s a constant holiday push. The stores keep putting out seasonal decor earlier and earlier, and I for one don’t love turning over my whole home to Halloween decor each October. I’d much rather use general pieces that are “fall” and then just sprinkle in a bit of holiday themes here and there. One easy way to do that is with decorated pumpkins that don’t scream Halloween.

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30
Sep 18

Crate and Barrel’s Halloween Decor is Every Goth Lovers Dream

Did everyone go through a goth phase? Or was it just us? You might have told your parents and friends at the time that it “wasn’t a phase” but for most of us, it was. However, even if you don’t wear all black and channel your inner ’80s Winona Ryder every day, you still can love and appreciate the goth subculture. If you ever were goth or still are, you’re going to need to see Crate & Barrel’s Halloween decor.

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07
Sep 18

What's This? Disney’s New ‘Nightmare Before Christmas’ Home Decor Will Scary Up Your Space

Odds are that at some point you’ve engaged in the never-ending debate: Is ‘Nightmare Before Christmas’ most appropriate to watch for Halloween or Christmas? The film does start and end in Halloween Town, with spooky characters being front and center. BUT the plot is all about making peace with those who celebrate Christmas, and why else would “Sandy Claws” be in the film?!

What. A. Feud.

Whatever your personal opinion on the matter might be, we can all mutually agree that the movie is crucial to enjoying the fall season. (How else would we tell each other via meme that it’s officially November?)

But this year, fans of the Tim Burton film have something else to be excited about: Disney’s new ‘Nightmare Before Christmas’ home decor line.

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01
Nov 17

This House Doesn't Half-Ass Halloween — House Tour

Name: Jennifer Perkins and husband Chris Boehk along with daughter Tallulah and son Baxter
Location: Shady Hollow Neighborhood — Austin, Texas
Size: 2,900 square feet
Years lived in: 3 years, owned

Crafter, blogger and extremely cool mom Jennifer Perkins excels at many things — and transforming her Austin home into a Halloween land of enchantment every year is definitely high on the list. You may remember her decorating skills from a previous tour: Jennifer’s Spooky, Kooky Halloween Ready Home. She’s let us photograph her home again, and not only is it delightfully excessive, it’s different than any year she’s ever decorated before!

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30
Oct 17

An "Every Day is Halloween" Home in Oakland — House Tour

Name: Mollie Gilbert
Location: Oakland, California
Size: 1,325 square feet
Years lived in: 11 years, owned

It isn’t difficult to find Mollie’s house on her quiet street: Just look for the home with the jack-o-lantern on the porch year-round. If the pumpkin or the “Haunted Mansion” sign at the doorway aren’t an indication of what’s inside, then you’re in for a spooky treat.

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26
Oct 17

Halloween Still Got You Stumped? Google's Got You Covered

While actual Halloween is six days away, Halloween party time is only two to three days away. So for the costume-less among us, it’s crunch time, baby. But don’t worry, this year Google is here for you in a major way with Frightgeist. Not only is it an incredible play on words, it’s also a new site to help you with all your costume needs.

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