5 DIY Halloween Crafts for Your Home

Halloween is just weeks away! If you’re looking for a few grown-up crafts to make this year, then look no further! From welcoming trick-or-treaters to a cute Halloween banner for your mantle, these projects are great for an afternoon of crafting.

5 halloween crafts banner and luminaries


1. Tin Can Luminaries


Turn used tin cans into decorative luminaries! This tutorial from Jolly Mom is easy and provides some great tips for tin punching. What a fun way to welcome trick-or-treaters at your doorstep this year!

2. Candy Corn Button Art


Buttons are one of those craft supplies that we end up having a lot of – without a lot of ideas on how to use them. This candy corn-inspired button art looks great on your shelf while making great use of your button supply!

3. Halloween Banner


Some cute scrapbooking paper and an hour of your time is all you need to make this adorable mini-bunting Halloween banner! Follow the easy tutorial at Polkadot Chair to make your own!

4. Felt Flower Ruffle Wreath


Check out this felt flower ruffle wreath I made with the help of my trusty Sizzix die-cut machine. This is a great project to do with friends, too, so call them up for an afternoon of crafting together!

5. Bat Lamp Shades


These bats are all but invisible when the lights are off, but turn the lights on, and…surprise! Such a great way to add some Halloween decor to your living room!

What’s your favorite way to craft for Halloween?