85 Cool Halloween DIY projects

These crafts and DIY projects are perfect for this spooky season! Check out these great ways to celebrate Halloween.

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  1. Papier Mache Trick-or-Treat Basket

    Papier Mache Trick-or-Treat Basket

    Every year, I grab shopping bags or pillowcases to use for last-minute trick or treating bags. Well this year, my son decided to up it...

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  2. Spider Lollipops

    Spider Lollipops

    These are the sweetest spiders you'll ever encounter. Our kid testing crew had a blast making--and eating--their eight-legged treats. They especially went googly for the...

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  3. Soap Bar Mummies

    Soap Bar Mummies

    These cute little mummies are the perfect craft for preschoolers. It's simple and my kids loved adding the googly eyes. If you pick a scented...

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  4. Ear Plug Monsters

    Ear Plug Monsters

    I love when random materials become cool art projects for us. Anything little seems to catch my kids' attention, and so they were really intrigued...

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  5. Easy Slime Recipe

    Easy Slime Recipe

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  6. 3-D Yarn Spider Web

    3-D Yarn Spider Web

    Why buy Halloween decorations when you can have your kids make really cool ones? This 3-D Yarn Spider Web is fun to make and will...

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  7. Halloween Sensory Bin

    Halloween Sensory Bin

    This festive Halloween sensory bin is a perfect way to explore the themes of Halloween with your little one. Sensory bins allow children to learn...

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  8. Glitter Pumpkins

    Glitter Pumpkins

    This sparkly alternative to pumpkin carving is fun and easy for little ones to do--and makes one snazzy-looking pumpkin! I know glitter can be intimidating...

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  9. Spider Counting Game

    Spider Counting Game

    Spiders, dice, counting...oh my! This spider dice game is the perfect way to have fun together and sneak in a little learning along the way....

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  10. Pumpkin Spice Latte Play Dough

    Pumpkin Spice Latte Play Dough

    This fun, festive pumpkin play dough activity smells like everybody's favorite fall drink...and is fun to boot! Your petite pumpkin will have a blast creating...

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  11. Spider Web Snacks

    Spider Web Snacks

    Our kids love helping in the kitchen--so, when I saw this darling and delicious project from Mom Endeavors, I knew we just had...

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  12. Halloween Q-Tip Skeleton

    Halloween Q-Tip Skeleton

    Use cotton swabs and glue to create a dramatic skeleton picture to hang on the wall for Halloween. If you have a shadow box frame,...

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  13. Creepy-Crawly Pipe Cleaner Spiders

    Creepy-Crawly Pipe Cleaner Spiders

    Add some creepy crawlers to your Halloween decor this year with a simple and fun spider craft made from pipe cleaners and beads. My 3-year-old...

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  14. Caramel Apple Monsters

    Caramel Apple Monsters

    Fall is my favorite time of year...and my kids love it too because it means apple picking! We have a tree right in our backyard...

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  15. Shrunken Apple Heads

    Shrunken Apple Heads

    I've been wanting to try these shrunken apple heads for a few Halloweens now but have purposely been holding back for fear of traumatizing my...

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