Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

If pumpkin carving isn't for you, don't worry—our Halloween pumpkin decorating ideas yield eye-popping pumpkin displays without the goopy mess. Our easy no-carve pumpkin ideas and painted pumpkin projects will give you creative new ways to display Halloween pumpkins on your front porch.

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Make a Crepe Paper Pumpkin

Kind of Easy
Crepe paper isn't just for party streamers! Create a gorgeous fall display with our grown-up spin on papier-mâché.

Make a Melted Crayon Pumpkin

Easy
A whole new way to color with crayons. This melted crayon pumpkin is ready in a snap!

DIY Marbled Nail Polish Pumpkins

Easy
You've never used nail polish like this before. We're loving the bright and fun marbled look of these no-carve pumpkins—and they're so easy!

More Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

Make a Mermaid Pumpkin

Make a splash this Halloween with an adorable mermaid-themed pumpkin. This quick and easy pumpkin is as simple as gluing on candy and adding a sparkly tail. Plus, get more of our favorite no-carve pumpkin decorating ideas.

Beautiful Temporary Tattoo Pumpkins

These tattooed pumpkins are beautiful and so easy! All it takes is a little water and you've got a gorgeous pumpkin. Try out a temporary tattoo design on a pumpkin, and then add one to yourself, too. Plus, get more of our favorite no-carve designs.