1 Million People Have Carved These Pumpkins

leaf pumpkin stencil
You carved, we counted. Tallying up the looks at our most popular pumpkin stencil designs from 2011 to today, these creepy creatures rose to the top. In total, they've been seen by more than 1 million Halloween-celebrating homeowners. What will you carve this year?

Frankenstein Stencil

Classic monsters rule! This face has graced a few hundred thousand Halloween pumpkins.

Thumbs Up Emoji Stencil

Give your pumpkin decorating scheme a thumbs-up endorsement, featuring our number one emoji stencil.

Mustache Pumpkin Stencil

It is a hipster? A villain in an old western? It doesn't matter who's sporting the facial hair, this popular carved 'stache says someone stylish lives here.

Pug Dog Stencil

His squashed cheeks, his wet nose -- what's not to love about a pug? He's the most popular of our dog-breed stencils, but we have two dozen breeds at the link, below!

Zombie Pumpkin Stencil

You can't keep a good zombie down. A warted, gnarled hand grabs at passersby in this uber-popular pumpkin design.

Learn how to carve a pumpkin! Our easy tutorial takes you through the clean-out and the carving, with time-tested tips on using pumpkin stencils.

How to Carve a Pumpkin

Since you only do it once a year, your carving skills likely need to be sharpened.

Flame Pumpkin Grouping

Pile 'em high! A collection of flame-throwing carved pumpkins warms up a fall evening and have warmed up almost 25 million homes.

Car and Camper Pumpkins

Road trip! Prep two pumpkins and send them on an adventure with a car and camper pairing.

Smiling Face Stencil

Here's smiling at you, kid. Of all the faces -- frowning, frightened, and friendly -- this one-tooth grinner is the most loved. More than 200,000 carvers can't be wrong.

Jack-in-a-Jack Pumpkin Stencil

You'll be seeing double when you carve a jack-o'-lantern as a jack-o'-lantern. (See what we did there?)

Scarecrow Stencil

He'll scare more the crows. Carve this hat-wearing, eyes-gleeming, stitched-smiling fella to greet the trick-or-treaters.

Howling Wolf Stencil

This howling hound bested other Halloween mainstays as the go-to creature stencil. A-wooo!

Haunted Mansion Pumpkin

Carve, then paint a spooky silhouette to join the 10,000+ pumpkin-loving crafters who adore this mighty mansion.

Raccoon Pumpkin Stencil

This whiskered critter belongs on your front stoop, not hunting through your garbage. He's one of our newer designs but was quick to scavenge attention.

Pinecone Pumpkin Stencil

Not for the carving newbie, a pinecone stencil gets its detail from scraping through just one layer of pumpkin skin.

Sugar Skull Pumpkin Stencil

Special stencil request from our Facebook friends!

We asked you on Facebook for your must-have pumpkin design and many of you wanted a sugar skull from the Day of the Dead celebration. We present you with this glowing grinner as a fresh way to honor the occasion.

Cute Owl Pumpkin Stencil

Special stencil request from our Facebook friends!

We asked you on Facebook for your must-have pumpkin design and owls are still a favorite. So, whoo-whoo is going to carve this feathered fellow?

Acorn Pumpkin Stencil

Special stencil request from our Facebook friends!

We asked you on Facebook for your must-have pumpkin design and natural elements, specifically acorns, made the cut. We took one acorn and raised you five -- this symmetrical design is the perfect idea for fall!

Leaf Pumpkin Stencil (1 of 3)

Special stencil request from our Facebook friends!

We asked you on Facebook for your must-have pumpkin design and a flurry of leaves fell into the comments. Get this pretty leaf and two others on the following slides.

Leaf Pumpkin Stencil (2 of 3)

Special stencil request from our Facebook friends!

Enjoy the second leaf in our fall foliage collection.

Leaf Pumpkin Stencil (3 of 3)

Special stencil request from our Facebook friends!

Did you get all three leaves to make the ultimate pumpkin display? See the previous slides for the trio of tree trimmers.

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