The Best Halloween Decoration Ideas

How about a quick garden clean up as you get your home ready for Halloween? Fill these pumpkin bags full of garden leaves and place them on your front door or in the garden to set a spooky – yet practical – scene for visitors.

Hanging pumpkin leaf bags

This is definitely one for older kids and yet, best if they have never seen the classic Halloween movie (opens in new tab) Arachnophobia.

Black spider Halloween decoration

Little ones who aren't big fans of Halloween can enjoy coloring this terror train decorations. Just don't say it maybe.

Create your own terror train

Door decor is all the rage these days, but if it's a bit too much for your budget – or energy level – how about some spooky doorbells instead? We love these from Not on the High Street and believe Posty would approve, too.

Vampire face Halloween door stickers

Tracking down the best Halloween decorations that won't actually scare your kids with their wit isn't easy—but here's Baker Ross to the rescue.

Baker Ross Halloween bauble kits

If you're going all-out with a Halloween lawn display, this friendly inflatable ghost definitely won't intimidate toddlers. 

Ghost inflatable

What better way to take away the fear from a scary night than with a pink iridescent paper plate for your Halloween party food? Happy customers are raving about them.

Cute Halloween paper plates

If you're looking to up the spook factor for older kids, this bat gouge decoration from Tesco is spectacularly effective.

Tesco bat gauze decoration

Light up the darkness with these cute pumpkin fairy lights. For indoors, they're made of glass, so they're only suitable in homes where little hands won't be able to grasp for them.

Pumpkin fairy lights