Printable Pumpkin Stencils

Just in time for Halloween -- fun pumpkin carving stencils! Our free pumpkin stencils feature designs you'll love, from pumpkin faces to dog breed designs to printable templates of favorite Halloween icons. Plus, beginners can learn pumpkin carving basics. Use our pumpkin patterns to create cute -- or creepy -- pumpkin designs. To carve them, simply log in at BHG.com (or register -- it's free), then open the printable pattern and print. Size the pumpkin pattern on a copier if needed. Tape it to your pumpkin and poke the outline of the pattern with a pin before carving your masterpiece.

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Carve a Llama Pumpkin for Halloween

Llama decor is everywhere, and we're totally here for it. Carve your own furry friend for Halloween—our free pumpkin carving stencil makes it so easy! We'll walk you through carving and scraping the design and show you how to add embellishments with the help of a drill—we promise it's easier than it sounds. Plus, we're sharing our best pumpkin carving hacks so you can create the best looking pumpkins on the block.
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Pug Pumpkin Stencil

It's a pug… a pumpkin… a pugkin? We're not certain what to call this pug pumpkin stencil, other than adorable. With its widely spaced eyes and sweet, floppy ears, this carved pug pumpkin almost charmed us into dropping a quick kiss on its nose -- but the neighbors were watching, and that would have been strange.
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Awesome Emoji Pumpkin Stencils

We ::heart:: these emoji stencil designs that can be carved right onto your Halloween pumpkins. Our DIY emoji pumpkins range from your classic ::thumbs up:: to more expressive designs, like our laugh-cry emoji pumpkin or the sweet kissy-face pumpkin. You don’t have to text friends and family about how much you love Halloween, just carve those emotions—and emojis—into your pumpkin!
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Sugar Skull Pumpkin Stencil

Yes, you could make a real sugar skull for the Day of the Dead -- if you have a proper skull mold and 14+ hours of drying time! But we think our gorgeously creepy and free printable pumpkin carving stencil, with its intricate etching and lovely floral designs, makes an admirable substitute. Did we mention our pattern is free to download? Just click below!
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Goofy Grouping Pumpkin Stencils

If you have a bumper crop of perfectly imperfect pumpkins, you're all set to create this motley crew! Download our pumpkin stencils to create gourds with silly grins, angry leers, and and other expressions.
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Acorn Pumpkin Stencil

Maybe we missed the memo, but we were surprised to learn an acorn is considered a nut. And if you don't carve this adorable pumpkin stencil, you'll be considered one, too. Download our free stencil pattern by clicking the link below!
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More Printable Pumpkin Stencils

Cute Owl Pumpkin Stencil

There really wasn't another adjective to use for this hoot-owl pumpkin stencil. With its pretty florals, leaf shapes, and polka dots, this owl is just undeniably cute. (OK, it might be charming and whimsical, too. But mostly cute!)
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Southwestern Diamond Pumpkin Stencil

If your decor is a little less shabby chic and a little more "howdy, y'all!," we have just the pumpkin stencil for you. We adapted the classic Southwestern diamond pattern into this etched, mirrored beauty. Hit the trails to find your perfect pumpkin, and then come right back to download our free stencil.
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Tombstone Pumpkin Stencil

Whoever occupies this nameless grave died a long time ago... but historical ghosts make this scene creepier, don't you think? Carve this eerie tombstone into your Halloween pumpkin and set it in your yard as a festive gravestone. If you're a real Halloween go-getter and decorate your entire yard, carve multiple tombstone gourds and arrange them in rows for a jack-o'-lantern cemetery. Download our free stencil to get started!