7 Non-Traditional Ways To Decorate With Pumpkins
Because carving pumpkins and leaving on your front porch every year can get a little boring, here are seven simple, fun and unique ways to decorate with pumpkins around your home.
1. Make A Fire
Carve flames into your pumpkins, add flickering candles, stack, and voila! You have a pumpkin fire for indoors or out.
2. Create A Bird Feeder
Use a pumpkin to create a nice feeder for feathered friends. Follow these instructions then hang or place near your home to capture the action.
3. Make Homemade Candles
Hollow out small pumpkins and gourds to make cute votive-sized candles. Get the instructions here.
4. Create Potpourri
What a great idea! Use Martha Stewart’s how-to directions to fill your home with the wonderful scent of fall.
5. Make A Floral Arrangement
Create a beautifully festive floral arrangement and use a pumpkin as your vase. Get the instructions here.
6. Share Your Message
Paint your pumpkin with blackboard paint. Once dry, you can write a single message – or change it up each day!
7. Use As Place Cards
What is more clever than using a pumpkin as a place card? Get the inspiration here.