No Carve Pumpkins

by Caitlin Ultimo

No Carve Pumpkins

This Halloween, give your gourd some ghoulish flair. The best part? No carving knife required!

Mirror, Mirror
Spruce up a regular ol’ pumpkin with a quick finish of looking glass spray paint.

Looking Glass Spray Pumpkins from Inspiration for Home

Spooky Spider
A web-covered pumpkin is what every haunted house needs!

Tangled Spider Web Pumpkins from Budget Wise Home

Glitzy Gourd
Simple and sparkly, this no-carve design will add a touch of glamour to any All Hollow’s Eve party.

Glitter Pumpkin from She's Crafty

Text or Treat!
Print out a short scary story and read it to the kids before cutting it up and decking out some pumpkins with the remains. 

Eek Pumpkin from Mod Podge Rocks

Go for the Gold
Turn some heads with this gorgeous look that is super-easy to create. Tip: do this one without younger kids around to avoid any accidental pricks. 

Gold Thumbtack Covered Pumpkins from Madigan Made

Creepy Crawlers
Let your little goblins choose the critters they want to stick on their pumpkins. 

No Carve Pumpkins from Mr. Kate

Punk it Up
Add some edge to plain pumpkins with this glittery, glam style. 

Glitter Skeleton Pumpkin from Mod Podge Rocks

Bollywood Ball
Easy and festive, this henna-inspired design technique is one-of-a-kind cool.

Henna Pumpkins from Think Crafts

Hallow Kitty
She does it again; Hello Kitty makes anything cute.

Hello Kitty Pumpkin from Makeables

Black Board Gourd
Count down the days until trick or treating with this easy-to-make chalkboard painted pumpkin. 

Chalkboard Paint Pumpkin from Tater Tots and Jello

Festive and Fem
Dress up your pumpkin with this ultra-girly look.

A Pink Pumpkin with Bling from Mud Pie Studio

Gone Wild 
All you need is a few sheets of fun printed tissue paper and some mod podge to replicate this cool cat look. 

Fall Craft from Smith Family

Not-So Itsy Bitsy
Not only can you put away your knife, but also all your art supplies with this super simple idea.

Pumpkin Stand Large from Stonewall Kitchen

Orange You Scared?
Okay, so they’re not pumpkins, but they sure are cute and tasty!

Halloween Fruit from Under Construction

Try pumpkin recipes to get in the mood for fall!