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Best Outdoor Halloween Decorations

Updated on October 3, 2011

Choose from the very best outdoor Halloween decorations for that spooky seasonal look, or the best ever Halloween party!

Finding the Best Outdoor Halloween Decorations

Whether you want a party, or just want to decorate your home for Halloween, choosing the best outdoor Halloween decorations. The best thing about Halloween is that decorating should be fun!

Carving those pumpkins, sticking up the cobwebs, throwing those eyeball olives in to the fruit punch. Nothing is more fun than taking your home and filling it with spooky, scary, and lets face it, funnily lame Halloween decorations.

Spending your time putting together some great Halloween decorations around the outside of your home is a great thing to do if you have kids, when it comes to trick or treating they will not just want to pile on the candy, they will also want ot have the best house on the block!

Best Outdoor Halloween Decorations
Best Outdoor Halloween Decorations

Pjumpkins - The Ultimate Outdoor Halloween Decoration

When you get right down to it, there is no outdoor Halloween Decoration more traditional and enjoyable than carving pumpkins for around the house. Pumpkin carving is a fun tradition that every family should have.the annual pumpkin carving, which really is a huge amount of fun for all the family!

Nothing screams Halloween like a house with a few well cut pumpkins around it, and with a few simple knife cuts you can have some fantastic home made outdoor Halloween decorations!

  • To put together a great pumpkin you will want to take a few simple steps.
  • Draw the outline of the face you want on your pumpkin.
  • Cut a hole in the top, and clean out all the gunk on the insides.
  • Save the seeds if you want! You can use them in a few fantastic cooking recipies, or roast them for a tasty snack.
  • Cut out the lines to create a spooky pumpkin face.
  • Put in a candle, light, and enjoy!

Outdoor Halloween Lights

The best outdoor Halloween decorations don't make any difference if no one can see them. Some well place outdoor Halloween lights can add a spooky ambiance to your exterior Halloween decorations!

Outdoor Halloween lights come in a variety of styles, from simple lights to Halloween shapes!

Choosing the right outdoor Halloween lights is generally down to your own decorations. If you do not have much Halloween attire then lights with Halloween shaped bulbs can add a little extra. If you already have plenty of decorations and just want to add some eerie light to the night time show, then simpler bulbs can help shed a little more emotive light to your outdoor decorations!

The Best Outdoor Halloween Decorations

When you are looking for the best Halloween decorations for your home, you will be spoiled for choice. There are hundreds of scary Halloween decorations which you can use around your garden and home.

From skeletons and spiders, to zombies and vampires, you can surround yourself with some of the creepiest creations of the human mind. Don't just limit yourself to the characters though, autumn trees devoid of leaves can be given eerie lighting, while spiders webs can be draped over the side of your home for chilling effect!

But don't let me tell you all of this, the children really know whats the best, so if you are decorating for your kids, rather than a party, let them take creative control!


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      Julie Grimes 6 years ago from Columbia, MO USA

      Good stuff to know.