How to make and decorate pumpkin craft projects and creative pumpkin decorating  ideas that are beautiful and easy!  These fabulous pumpkin craft  ideas come complete with pictured tutorials on how to make with step-by-step instructions.

Pumpkin Crafts Perfect for Fall

As always, the Tip Junkie Halloween site has hundreds of pictured tutorials with free printables for Halloween.  You can always search there if you’re looking for more pictured tutorials. {wink}

Fall Pumpkin Craft

Thanksgiving Home Decor 1.  Yarn Wrapped Gourds & Pumpkins ~ This is a great post with tutorials on how to create different textures of yarn over pumpkins and gourds. Perfect for not only Halloween but to keep out all Fall long! Easy to do, and the results are unique and beautifully festive!

Fall Pumpkin Crafts

DIY Mason Jar Lid Pumpkin

2.  Mason Jar Lid Pumpkin~ This mason jar lid pumpkin is absolutely adorable!  It's definitely unique and super simple to make. Round up your mason jar lids because you are going to want to make this. Crafts to Make for Fall 3.  Fall Pumpkin Craft ~ Create your own pumpkin using natural elements found in your yard.  Considering, if you have palm trees. This project ends up being FREE! Fall Craft 4.  DIY Twine Pumpkin ~ You probably already have all of the supplies necessary to make this fabulous twine pumpkin!  It's a roll of toilet paper wrapped in twine.  Get out!  Make sure you follow the tutorial to properly wrap the twine on the toilet paper so you won't have a lopsided pumpkin.

DIY Pumpkins

5.  Dryer Vent Pumpkins {Halloween Home Decor} ~ Use an inexpensive dryer vent to create dozens of cute pumpkins to decorate your house.  These fun spray painted pumpkins will work well inside our out.

Fabric Pumpkin Patterns

Pumpkin Crafts for Halloween

6.  Stuffed Pumpkins Tutorial {Halloween Crafts} ~ This tutorial is fabulous for several reasons. First depending on the fabric you choose they can be super trendy and modern. Second you can use them year after year! The perfect Halloween or Fall craft! 7.  DIY Fabric Pumpkins ~ Who says pumpkins have to be orange?  I adore the color palette and mixture of prints.  Learn how to make these pumpkins with this detailed sewing how-to with pictured instructions. Fall Craft Ideas 8.  Fall Fabric Leaves ~ Create your own fall fabric leaves using fabric and heat 'n bond.  Mix it up with different patterned fabric for an eclectic collection.  Add the leaves to homemade pumpkins or string them together for a garland. Burlap Pumpkins DIY 9.  DIY Burlap Pumpkins ~ If you can thread a needle then you can sew these adorable burlap pumpkins!  No patterns are necessary either.  If you don't have orange burlap you can always spray paint it.  {wink}

10.  Felt Pumpkins ~ It’s Fall ya’ll and time for some festive crafts.  This adorable felt pumpkin would be the perfect starter project. You could make a set of these pumpkins in various sizes to use as your table decoration for your fall/Halloween parties.

Fall Crafts to Make 11.  DIY Fabric Pumpkins ~ How to make fabric sack pumpkins with this sewing how-to tutorial with pictured instructions.  Make enough to decorate your tables for Thanksgiving.

Painted Pumpkins Ideas

Painting Pumpkins Ideas 12.  Painted Pumpkins {tutorial} ~ Stencils and craft paint are a perfect way to make unique one of a kind pumpkins.  If you don't have a stencil you could always use painter's tape to make your own.

Painted Pumpkin Ideas

13.  DIY Chalkboard Painted Pumpkins ~  This is a fun decor idea for your home or porch! Using chalkboard paint you create a fun focal point to your Halloween Decor! All you need is a paper mache pumpkin and some chalkboard paint, then you can write a spooky message to the approaching trick or treaters!

Embellished Pumpkins

Fall Crafts to Make 14.  DIY Pumpkin Candle Holders ~ Turn an ordinary styrofoam pumpkin into a gorgeous glitter votive holder in a few simple steps. Crafts with Thumb Tacks
15.  How to Create Gilded Pumpkins with Thumbtacks  ~ Cover inexpensive foam pumpkins with thumbtacks for a gorgeous hammered-metal look! These pumpkins will transition well from Halloween to Thanksgiving. Click to read the tutorial.
16.  Knock-Off Pottery Barn Mercury Pumpkin ~ A super easy way to take a simple jar or vase and give it an antiqued look.  All you need is Krylon Looking Glass Spray.

Paper Pumpkin Ideas

Paint Chip Pumpkin Garland 17.  How to Make a Paint Chip Pumpkin Garland  ~ Learn how to make this adorable and FREE pumpkin garland out of paint chips! What to do with Book Pages 18.  Book Page Pumpkin Tutorial  ~ Make a set of these adorable book page pumpkins in various sizes and colors to use as your table decoration for your fall/Halloween parties. This is a great way to repurpose old books you have making this craft virtually free to make. DIY Paper Pumpkin 19.  Rosette Pumpkin Tutorial {Paper Decoration} ~ Use cardstock and stamps (or patterned paper), your scoring tool and a hot glue gun to turn a stack of rosettes in graduating sizes into a beautiful embellished paper pumpkin decoration for fall.

Creative Pumpkin Decorating

Book Page Pumpkins Tutorial

20.  Decoupaged Book Page Pumpkin ~ Decoupage dollar store pumpkins with book pages.   I adore the vintage feel it gives the pumpkins. Decoupaged Pumpkins 21.  Mod Podged Pumpkins ~ Check out these gorgeous mod podged pumpkins. They're dollar store pumpkins mod podged with fabric strips.

Decorating Pumpkin Ideas

Pumpkin Craft Ideas

22.  Ric Rac Pumpkins {how-to} ~ Here’s an idea for decorating pumpkins that’s simple and chic. I’ve seen it done as a craft project for kids with orange pumpkins and colored trim but wanted to put my own, more sophisticated spin on things.

Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

23.  How to make faux H.A.L.L.O.W.E.E.N. Spelled Pumpkins ~ I love white pumpkins. I have had this idea in my head for years! So simple, but I just wanted to spell out “Halloween” in pumpkins going down my stairs. But…white “faux” pumpkins are pricey! Especially the nice sized, realistic looking ones. Even on sale. (Who would usually need to buy 9 of them???) So I had a bright idea…I’ll buy orange pumpkins & give them a makeover!!!

Pumpkin Topiary

24.  House Numbers Pumpkin Topiary ~ A diy pumpkin topiary is beautiful for a fall centerpiece or even in a planter for the front door.  And, how fabulous are the house numbers on the topiary?!  Follow this step by step tutorial to make your own.

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If you love these Halloween crafts – then you’ll find a THOUSAND more just as creative over on the Tip Junkie Halloween site!

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