10 Delightfully Spooky DIY Halloween Decor Ideas

Holidays offer some of the best inspiration for DIY projects. Halloween is one of my and my family’s favorite holidays to celebrate because of all the opportunities it gives you to express your creativity. Every year, we come up with new ideas and are inspired by other people’s creativity. There is never a shortage of ideas.

I love going through Pinterest to see what new ideas I can find. They keep getting better and better every year. This year, some of my favorites are monster table legs, skeleton awards, and “punny” pumpkins. They’re included below with several other great ideas that I’m sure you’re going to be as inspired by as I am. Enjoy!

DIY Halloween Ideas

10 Delightfully Spooky DIY Halloween Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comThese adorable ghost tassels can add a fun Halloween flair to a number of spots in the home or even gift bags.
Tutorial: My Name is Snickerdoodle

10 Delightfully Spooky DIY Halloween Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comGive your Halloween decor a chic twist with black and white pumpkins emblazoned with fun phrases.
Tutorial: Treehouse Threads

10 Delightfully Spooky DIY Halloween Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comThese creepy (but adorable) gold trophies are perfect to give out as awards at your Halloween party.
Tutorial: Mom Luck

10 Delightfully Spooky DIY Halloween Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comCreate your own spellbooks with this easy and fun tutorial.
Tutorial: eHow

10 Delightfully Spooky DIY Halloween Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comHow adorable are these fanged pumpkins? File them under “scary cute.”
Tutorial: Martha Stewart

10 Delightfully Spooky DIY Halloween Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comIs there a monster hiding under your table? There can be with this fun, creative DIY project.
Tutorial: Hallmark

10 Delightfully Spooky DIY Halloween Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comDecorate your yard with this easy tutorial for creating your very own dungeon.
Tutorial: The Navage Patch

10 Delightfully Spooky DIY Halloween Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comTransform leaves into adorable ghosts that you can gather in a vase or use as confetti on a table.
Tutorial: Mother Natured

10 Delightfully Spooky DIY Halloween Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comThese crystal ball candlesticks are as sophisticated as they are eerie.
Tutorial: Flamingo Toes

10 Delightfully Spooky DIY Halloween Decor Ideas | HomeandEventStyling.comThese fabulous skull candlesticks were made from items from the Dollar Store. So creative!
Tutorial: 17 Turtles

Which one of these DIY Halloween decor ideas is your favorite?

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Creative and Yummy DIY Halloween Treats

My favorite part of Halloween is all the creativity that goes into it. From decorating your house to have a festive, spooky flair to designing your costume, it’s all about using your imagination. You can even use it in the kitchen.

No Halloween party is complete without delicious treats. Even if you don’t plan on throwing a party, expressing your creativity in the kitchen with some themed desserts and snacks is a fun way to get into the spirit of the holiday. If you have kids, they’re sure to have a lot of fun pitching in, too.

There are so many great ideas out there for DIY Halloween treats that it’s hard to narrow it down to just a few. Every year, I pick some of my favorites, so here are 10 more of my favorite DIY Halloween treats that I think would be a blast to try.

DIY Halloween Treats

10 Creative and Yummy DIY Halloween Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comFollow this easy tutorial to create some adorable mummy brownies.
Tutorial: Pretty Providence

10 Creative and Yummy DIY Halloween Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comHow decadent and delicious does this chocolate spider trifle look?
Tutorial: Lil’ Luna

10 Creative and Yummy DIY Halloween Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comIf you love the Nightmare Before Christmas, then you’ve got to try making these Jack Skellington Oreo pops.
Tutorial: Big Bear’s Wife

10 Creative and Yummy DIY Halloween Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comHalloween muddy buddies are the perfect treat for a scary movie night.
Tutorial: A Pumpkin and a Princess

10 Creative and Yummy DIY Halloween Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThese mummy pumpkin cookies are almost too adorable to eat.
Tutoria: OMG Chocolate Desserts

10 Creative and Yummy DIY Halloween Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comDress up some Nutter Butters for Halloween by turning them into little ghosts.
Tutorial: Home Made Interest

10 Creative and Yummy DIY Halloween Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comLove how unique and fun these red velvet skull cakes are.
Tutorial: Shore Society

10 Creative and Yummy DIY Halloween Treats | HomeandEventStyling.com“I’m melting, I’m melting!” … into delicious melted witch bark!
Tutorial: Lil’ Luna

10 Creative and Yummy DIY Halloween Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThese Rice Krispie treat monsters are perfect for a not-so-scary kids’ Halloween party.
Tutorial: One Little Project

10 Creative and Yummy DIY Halloween Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comHow about a little brain food?
Tutorial: Bren Did

So many fun ideas to try this year!

Warm regards,
Megan

10 Creative DIY Projects to Get Into the Fall Spirit

Fall is one of my favorite seasons. The air starts to feel cooler and a cozy aesthetic starts to take hold. To start transitioning from summer to fall, you can gradually incorporate fall decor into your home. A fun way to do that is to create some of your own DIY decor. Not only do you bring a fall flair to your home, but you also get to have some fun making things and personalizing them. It makes getting into the season all the more fun.

There are a lot of amazing fall DIY projects out there. I’ve gathered ten of my favorites that are simple and chic. Some have a farmhouse flair, some are a bit glamorous, and they are all creative and stylish. From mantel decor to cozy textiles, you’re sure to be inspired by them.

Here are 10 fall DIY ideas to help you kick off the new season.

Fall DIY Ideas

10 Creative DIY Projects to Get Into the Fall Spirit | HomeandEventStyling.comThese cute flannel coasters are easy to make and provide the perfect transition into fall.
Tutorial: View from the Fridge

10 Creative DIY Projects to Get Into the Fall Spirit | HomeandEventStyling.comHow adorable is this fall chalkboard sign made from wood? Love how you can personalize it with your own message.
Tutorial: I Heart Naptime

10 Creative DIY Projects to Get Into the Fall Spirit | HomeandEventStyling.comHere’s a really cool DIY project: a vintage-style pumpkin made from mason jar lids and book pages. Brilliant!
Tutorial: Pen + Paper Flowers

10 Creative DIY Projects to Get Into the Fall Spirit | HomeandEventStyling.comAdd some fall flair to your mantel with this simple fall banner made from leaves and book pages.
Tutorial: Sondra Lyn at Home

10 Creative DIY Projects to Get Into the Fall Spirit | HomeandEventStyling.comMake your home smell like fall with this DIY pumpkin spice soy candle.
Tutorial: A Cultivated Nest

10 Creative DIY Projects to Get Into the Fall Spirit | HomeandEventStyling.comThis DIY flannel throw can add a cozy fall touch to your sofa, armchair or even your bed.
Tutorial: It’s Always Autumn

10 Creative DIY Projects to Get Into the Fall Spirit | HomeandEventStyling.comWelcome the fall season with a charming DIY throw pillow.
Tutorial: Artsy Chicks Rule

10 Creative DIY Projects to Get Into the Fall Spirit | HomeandEventStyling.comFor a fall farmhouse touch, you can create this darling antler wreath for your front door.
Tutorial: Twelve on Main

10 Creative DIY Projects to Get Into the Fall Spirit | HomeandEventStyling.comGive the fall season a touch of glam with these sequin polka dot pumpkins.
Tutorial: Sugar and Cloth

10 Creative DIY Projects to Get Into the Fall Spirit | HomeandEventStyling.comCreate your own fall napkins for special occasions by stamping them with gold leafs.
Tutorial: Place of My Taste

Who else is excited for the fall season?

Warm regards,
Megan

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10 DIY Treats to Get You Excited for Fall

09As we transition into fall, I love to embrace the change and start having fun with the new season ahead. That means incorporating fall decor and trying some new fall-inspired DIY projects, especially of the edible variety. They definitely help me get into the spirit of the season and they’re a lot of fun to do with friends and family.

If you’re looking for something fun to do with your kids, trying out some seasonal-themed recipes are a great way to get creative and have something delicious to eat afterward. The following treats are also great to serve at parties. There is a wonderful variety of ideas so you could even make a few of them to give your guests plenty of options.

Here are 10 fall DIY treat ideas that are as adorable as they are delicious!

Fall DIY Treats

10 DIY Treats to Get You Excited for Fall | HomeandEventStyling.comNothing says “fall” like pumpkin everything. How about pumpkin pretzels?
Tutorial: The Spruce Eats

10 DIY Treats to Get You Excited for Fall | HomeandEventStyling.comThese pumpkin pie cupcakes mix two of the most delicious types of desserts into one.
Tutorial: Cakescottage

10 DIY Treats to Get You Excited for Fall | HomeandEventStyling.comWant to get fancy with your love for caramel apples? Try these gourmet fall-inspired ideas!
Tutorial: Glorious Treats

10 DIY Treats to Get You Excited for Fall | HomeandEventStyling.comThese chocolate turtle apple slices are a decadent spin on a favorite fruit.
Tutorial: Mom Loves Baking

10 DIY Treats to Get You Excited for Fall | HomeandEventStyling.comCreate your own mini pumpkin pies so everyone can have their own with this easy recipe.
Tutorial: One Little Project

10 DIY Treats to Get You Excited for Fall | HomeandEventStyling.comHow delicious do these s’mores popcorn balls look? Perfect for a fall movie night!
Tutorial: I Heart Eating

10 DIY Treats to Get You Excited for Fall | HomeandEventStyling.comCaramel chocolate-covered pretzels are easy to make and even easier to eat.
Tutorial: Spend with Pennies

10 DIY Treats to Get You Excited for Fall | HomeandEventStyling.comIf you haven’t tried brittle yet, here is a delicious recipe for peanut brittle that will have you obsessed with this delicious treat.
Tutorial: Real Life Dinner

10 DIY Treats to Get You Excited for Fall | HomeandEventStyling.comWhat’s better than regular candy corn? Chocolate-dipped rice cereal with marshmallows, of course!
Tutorial: Pint-Sized Treasures

10 DIY Treats to Get You Excited for Fall | HomeandEventStyling.comNothing says fall quite like snickerdoodle and apple pie. This recipe is definitely a must to try!
Tutorial: Butter with a Side of Bread

Which one are you most excited to try?

Warm regards,
Megan

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10 Fun and Creative DIY Back to School Treats

Summer is a lot of fun, but the school year can be, too. To get prepared for the new school year, it’s tradition to do things like go shopping for school supplies, buy new clothes, and meet your teachers. Whether your child is excited about the new school year or dreading it, there are some ways you can make it more exciting and celebrate the fresh start.

One of those ways is by making some fun back to school treats. They are creative projects you can do together to start things off on the right foot and to top it all off, you get to eat something delicious. If you’re having a back to school party or just want to celebrate with the family, these treats are sure to make everyone happy.

Here are 10 creative and delicious DIY ideas for back to school treats.

DIY Back to School Treats

10 Fun and Creative DIY Back to School Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comOne of the most important supplies to start any school year off right with: pencils!
Tutorial: Frugal Coupon Living

10 Fun and Creative DIY Back to School Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comHow cute are these little chalkboard-inspired cupcakes?
Tutorial: Simply Living Mama

10 Fun and Creative DIY Back to School Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comIf your teacher has a sweet tooth, she may prefer these chocolate apples to the real ones!
Tutorial: The Country Chic Cottage

10 Fun and Creative DIY Back to School Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comPull inspiration from the classic composition notebook by creating a cake that looks like one with your child’s name on it.
Tutorial: Studio DIY

10 Fun and Creative DIY Back to School Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThe wheels on the bus go round and round… and taste delicious!
Tutorial: Hungry Happenings

10 Fun and Creative DIY Back to School Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comYou can actually write on these edible chalkboards with edible chalk. So fun and adorable!
Tutorial: Ashlee Marie

10 Fun and Creative DIY Back to School Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comHere’s another (saltier) twist on the classic apple: a pretzel-shaped one!
Tutorial: Make Bake Celebrate

10 Fun and Creative DIY Back to School Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comThese little brownies are delicious and a fun way to celebrate the new school year.
Tutorial: Surviving a Teacher’s Salary

10 Fun and Creative DIY Back to School Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comHow cute are these little white chocolate notebook s’mores?
Tutorial: Finding Zest

10 Fun and Creative DIY Back to School Treats | HomeandEventStyling.comLove the creative use of ingredients to create these school supply cupcakes!
Tutorial: My Joy-Filled Life

So many fun, charming, and delicious ideas!

Warm regards,
Megan

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