Less than 5 days and we can officially say: That’s it! Halloween is here! But before that there are always preparations at maximum speed, enthusiasm, panic attacks … How can I have the perfect costume and makeup, and this decor … is that enough or … can I add still a few scary touches … All this seems a little too exaggerated or bizarre? Relaxed! You are not alone. It is true that it is good to have excitement and excitement from time to time but not everyone loves horror movies and ultra creepy atmosphere. If you’re having trouble adopting the Halloween spirit in its terrifying aspect but you’re open to adventures and fun times, then why not experiment with a more subdued, stylish and stylish halloween decor ? If it suits you, hurry up to find out our tips below.
Elegant and stylish halloween decor will tempt even people who do not like this creepy decor party
The weekend knocking on the door, it’s a great opportunity to organize ourselves better and spend free time enjoying fun activities. Interior decoration, outdoor or a simple last-minute decoration for a Halloween party with friends or family with children … It’s not too late to make up for lost time and celebrate the party in its own way. Perhaps, you will be pleasantly surprised by the results!
The secret to the amazing and sophisticated halloween decor lies in the palette of colors used – black, gold and white
The decoration of the interior
When it comes to decorating any type, style, occasion, etc., the secret to enjoy good results is hidden in the palette of colors and materials chosen. In our case, we are aiming for an atmosphere always in the Halloween spirit – dark but more stylish and less scary. For this, we offer the chic combination of black and gold / copper shades accompanied by some softening touches of white. This combo is however a flagship trend so there is nothing to hesitate. It is likely that you fall in love with this sophisticated decor and wanted to keep it for the rest of the year.
Creative projects that can be spent on weekends before Halloween are countless
Since our home is our shelter from the outside world, it is very important to feel at home there. So, you determine the limits. If you want to keep the atmosphere warm, there will be nothing difficult. As usual, it is the small objects and decorative accessories that will completely transform the interior. Luminous garlands, pumpkins of various sizes, dried leaves, some thematic cushions with typical Halloween words … The alternatives are numerous. In addition, you always have the time to make yourself the stylish halloween decoration with little effort. It takes just a layer of matte black or copper paint and any kind of object you have at home – candle holders, books, glass jars … If you need DIY inspiration, do not miss the super easy tutorials in this article .
Sometimes only one original object can totally change the indoor mood
The decoration of the exterior and the entrance door
If you have an outdoor area: a veranda or even a small balcony, the halloween decoration can also magnify it. First of all, think of cocooning the mood by opting for example for a chair covered with cozy plaid and some cushions in faux fur. After, just add one, two darker elements like a pumpkin painted black and lit inside. Make a garland made of dried leaves and fruits also painted in black is another very pretty alternative for the decoration of the front door. Black lanterns, torn sails imitating a cobweb, bats in black paper, garland in black and white painted feathers … All are welcome!
This year, say yes to the magic and bright pumpkins!
The decoration of the table and the organization of an elegant party
A fun evening with your friends or family. Laugh, joke, conversations, music and candles. That tells you? Technologies, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter reduce communication face to face and we feel more and more alone. If you need a special occasion to escape the routine, there you are – Halloween! Decorate the table with a nice black tablecloth, take out your luxury service, add some black or copper candles, some mini pumpkins painted in black matte and you’re ready.
Having fun organizing your Halloween party or a family night out with your kids is a cool way to escape reality for a few hours
As promised, we will be your accomplices in the elegant and stylish halloween decoration. After reviewing the key points in the decor, we only have to add some examples and excellent tutorials to realize your DIY projects quickly and easily.
Project Number 1. Decoration ” spiderweb “
The tasks are divided into three stages:
- Making Halloween style candles
- The customization of glass containers
- Customizing a polystyrene skull and spiders
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Halloween decoration with lavender, polystyrene figurine and artificial spider web
Materials for candles:
- ball-shaped candles
- red conical candles (in the tutorial we use 2 shades of red: clear and darker)
- aerosol paint (optional)
- flat base to hold the candle
How to carry out the project:
Indeed, it is very easy to customize the candles in bloody style. For that:
- If the flat base and the candle are of different colors as in the example: white candle, black base; aerosol paint is used to paint the white flat base.
- After that, put the candle on the flat base and turn it on.
- Then you have to wait a bit until the candle starts to burn and forms a small hollow of burnt wax.
- Light the red candle.
- Position the red candle above the white candle so that the red wax drips onto the white candle.
That’s all the materials so we need to create his bloody candles
The simple steps to realize this idea
Materials for bottles and tubes:
- some glass bottles or chemical tubes
- small black candies in the form of crystals
- a hot glue gun
- some sprigs of dried lavender
The steps to follow:
- Start by arranging the glass containers on the surface you want to decorate.
- Place some hot glue on the top of the larger bottle and leave it for 5 seconds.
- Using the gun or a knife gently slide the hot glue on the bottle up to the small bottle.
- Repeat the previous step until the bottles are covered with fake spider webs.
A second simple decorative alternative not to be missed
Using the hot glue gun, you create your own unreal spiderweb
Materials for spiders and skull:
- black tulle (to cover the table or the furniture on which you make the decoration)
- polystyrene skull
- aerosol spray copper shade
- rubber spiders
The final stages in decoration:
- Use the copper spray to paint the skull and spiders.
- Cover the surface with the tulle.
- Arrange the painted copper figurines beside the bottles with the spider’s web.
- For an even more pronounced effect, you can hang one, two spiders on the canvas using hot glue.
Aerosol paint comes to help magnify our spiders
Glamorous decorative object with glass container and polystyrene skull
Bouquet of lavender sprigs for Halloween party
Project Number 2. Black garland of dried leaves
- black spray paint or spray
- paint or aerosol spray gold
- a garland of artificial leaves
- gold tone pencil (optional)
The steps to follow:
Another super practical idea, elegant and easy to achieve. All you need to do is paint the garland in black. Let dry well and afterwards paint some gold leaves. If you want you can detach 2.3 leaves from the garland and lay them on the table for a more natural look of the decor. Using the gold pencil, write Halloween words like the most famous exclamation: boo that serves as a call to scare people.
The victoriaaustindesign blog also offers us a wide variety of original ideas.
Garland of black leaves ultra easy to achieve
Of course, the pumpkin also takes its place in thematic and style deco
Project Number 3. Whipperberry Bats Decorative Jars
- glass boucaux
- brush with chalk
- cutting pliers
- hot glue gun
- black paper bats
- White paint
- black paint
- dry floral foam
- black aluminum wire
How to realize the project step by step:
- Before you begin, cover the surface you will be working with a cloth or paper to protect it.
- Afterwards, the boucaux should be painted with a coat of black paint. dry well.
- Apply a second coat of paint this time of white shade leaving 1-2 cm of black paint on the top of the jar.
- Use the sandpaper gently to give a more aged effect to the white paint.
- Place the floral foam on the bottom of the jar.
- Using the gun, stick the thread on the back of the bat.
- Fix the bats on the foam.
Paper bats are also invited to the Halloween interior
The black paint should be allowed to dry well before applying the white coat
The Halloween decor is not so bad, is it?
Project Number 4. Black Enchanted Pumpkin with Ethnic Designs
The materials to use:
- some polystyrene pumpkins
- golden shade pen
- black paint
Tips for decorating: In specialized shops you can find artificial pumpkins in black. If you are using a white polystyrene model, just apply a coat of black paint and wait a few hours to dry. After that, all you have to do is use the golden style to draw original designs on the pumpkin. If you like creative activities, do not hesitate to visit the super interesting site in English: akailochiclife
Black pumpkins with golden ethnic motifs to adorn the interior throughout the year
There are thousands of examples of geometric and ethnic patterns in the virtual space
Poins, straight lines or curves, arrows and triangles … there is everything
White lounge decorated in a chic way with some light touches of Halloween
Mix of warm shades with dark and neutral notes
Pumpkins are one of the mandatory elements for the decoration of the party
Corner of desserts and delicacies in white and black
Model of candles with luxurious black marble design
Some objects in black to create a successful contrast in the living room
Small yellow and orange pumpkins soften black-white space
Easy-to-make pumpkin model with black paint and copper paint
An original idea for fans of studs and beads
Frightening decor but a moderate appearance
Candles and light garlands are also featured in the typical halloween decor
Art plays its role in the living room decor with a creative touch of acrylic paint on the white walls
Perfectly balanced atmosphere
A terribly delicious cake …
Small bright accent on matte black paint
DIY project for patient handymen
Deco for the bedroom of a small or large witch
Interior dressed in warm autumn colors
For a colorful twist in the dark style party
Boo – the most used scary word during the Halloween day
An idea for plants to integrate into your halloween style decor
Halloween themed wedding
Entrance doors decorated in a simple way
An original fountain of … colorful pumpkins
Manual activity to be done in less than 5 minutes using artificial plants and matte black paint
If the weather is nice, why not have fun outdoors and with a super stylish Halloween decor
Enchanted city with black houses
Flying balloons with fun bat design
Simple deco with black “spiderweb” on the vintage golden mirror
Bright bat of color … pink!
Several models of incredible and magical pumpkins
A touch of pink to revive the black decor
Creatpy and dark atmosphere for an excellent Halloween party
Halloween decor for your table