Some of the best parts of Halloween are the treats. Of course, there is candy for trick-or-treating, but you can also have a lot of fun creating special treats for Halloween parties or just for a fun night at home. It’s a great way to get the whole family involved and get into the spirit of the holiday.
There are tons of creative ideas out there for DIY Halloween treats, but some of my favorites are the ones that put a cute spin on “spooky” themes and characters. It’s a lot of fun to turn the scary into the adorable. For this post, I found 10 of my favorite DIY Halloween treat tutorials that embrace the cuter side of ghoulish characters by turning them into delicious snacks.
These kind of Halloween treats are perfect for kids, but adults will also enjoy how cute and clever these ideas truly are.
DIY Halloween Treats
Carefully placed, stringy marshmallow creates the look of cobwebs atop these adorable Marshmallow Web Cupcakes.
Tutorial: Handmade Charlotte
These No-Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake Truffle Mummies are easy to make and the perfect little bite-sized treats for a Halloween party.
Tutorial: Creme de la Crumb
How adorable are these Vampire Cake Pops?
Tutorial: Moms & Munchkins
These Fuzzy Monster Claw Cupcakes are monstrously fun, adorable, and delicious.
Turn strawberries into ghoulish monsters with this easy cupcake tutorial for Monster Strawberry Cupcakes.
Tutorial: Yummy Crumble
Embrace your devilish side with these cute Devilish Devil’s Food Cupcakes, complete with mini horns.
Here’s another take on Spider Web Cupcakes, this time with fluffy cotton candy serving as the web.
If you love white chocolate, then you’ll love these adorable White Chocolate Mummy Pretzels.
Tutorial: Let’s Dish
Mix two of your favorite treats (Oreos and Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups) to create these Mini Bat Treats.
Tutorial: Chelsea’s Messy Apron
These Pumpkin Rice Krispies are perfect for a fall or Halloween party. You could even get creative with the faces you draw on them.
Tutorial: Food, Family & Finds