6 Easy DIY Fall Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

These pumpkin decorating ideas will add instant autumn color to your home

Pumpkin decorating ideas are colorful and inexpensive ways to add festive color to your home this fall.  We’ll show you 6 Easy DIY pumpkin decorations to fill your home with autumn colors.  Let’s get started.  First, gather a collection of pumpkins with interesting shapes and colors.

Creating this adorable owl pumpkin decoration is easy with a hot glue gun and just a few items. Via

DIY owl pumpkin decorating ideas

Here’s how to create this adorable pumpkin owl:

  • Hot glue brown felt and yellow buttons for the eyes.
  • Use thin twigs to bend and shape into eyeglasses.
  • Hot glue green spruce twigs to the glasses to create eyebrows.
  • Spray paint oak leaves for the wings.
  • Use a plaid ribbon to make a festive bow tie.

Your owl is now ready to greet family and friends. Display this delightful pumpkin owl on a mantel with other fall decorations.  Or use as a centerpiece and add fall table top decor.  He’d also be really cute placed near a cookie jar to keep a watchful eye.

Painted fall pumpkin decorations are an inexpensive way to add a dazzling collection to your home. From stripes to polka dots, these fall pumpkins will add a festive punch of color.

painted pumpkin decorations

Painted pumpkin decorations

Pumpkins can be used as containers for succulents. These gorgeous decorations make colorful  centerpieces to add to your buffet table.

DIY Pumpkin succulent arrangement

Place fall flowers, autumn vines and berries in a pumpkin and add a festive ribbon.

DIY pumpkin decoration with chalkboard paint and fall flowers

These easy pumpkin decorations include ribbon and tulle.  This burlap ribbon adds a charming rustic theme. Via

DIY pumpkin decorations with ribbon

Wrap your pumpkins with satin ribbon and sparkle tulle.  Doesn’t it look fantastic?  And soooo easy.  Via

DIY pumpkin decorations with ribbon and tulle

Don’t forget to include pumpkins as serving pieces on a buffet table. Choose a variety of shapes, sizes and colors.  Fall pumpkins create an eye-catching and functional area on your table.

pumpkin decorations used as serving pieces