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5 DIY Halloween Crafts for the Whole Family

After you've carved your pumpkins, why not add even more spook-tacular elements to your home for the holiday? Get the family together and get into the Halloween spirit with these festive DIY decorations and treats.  

Kids will love helping with these quick and colorful craft projects that incorporate easy-to-find items from the supermarket. It’s so much fun, it’s scary!  

BOO Gumball Sign 

Orange and black gumballs go from chewy treat to colorful décor with just a little glue. (And if BOO isn’t your thing, you can make any word you want.) 

Bell Pepper Jack-o’-Lanterns 

Let little kids draw their own jack-o’-lantern faces onto each orange bell pepper, while parents can use a paring knife to cut out the shapes. 

Mini Pumpkin Spiders 

Kids can help attach creepy crawly spider legs (pipe cleaners!) to mini pumpkins for a festive table centerpiece. 

Lollipop Ghosts 

For a last-minute party favor or just to share with friends, these ghosts are easy to make with white napkins and come with a lollipop surprise inside. 

Ghost Pudding and Jack-o’-Lantern Fruit Cups 

These kid-approved snacks are packaged and ready to give as treats—all you need to do is add a little hand-drawn flair. 

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