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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Chinoiserie Pumpkins Are the Elegant Fall Accent Your Home Needs
These elaborate blue-and-white patterns are surprisingly easy to recreate.
Make Your Own Gorgeous Pour Paint Pumpkins
They're called pour paint pumpkins for a reason!
How to Make a Crackle Paint Pumpkin
Skip the carving this Halloween and make your own distressed pumpkins with this unique painting technique.
These Gold-Leaf Pumpkins Are So Easy to Make
Ditch the neighborhood carving contest. This year, make your pumpkins stand out by topping them with shiny metal leaf.

More Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

Make a Crepe Paper Pumpkin
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
A whole new way to color with crayons. This melted crayon pumpkin is ready in a snap!
How to Make a Pineapple Pumpkin

This adorable no-carve pumpkin is the cutest thing you'll make this season. Plus, get our favorite pumpkin decorating ideas.