5 Frighteningly Affordable D.I.Y. Halloween Decorating Ideas

halloween decorationsI love when my entire house is "dressed up" for Halloween, but the cost of holiday decorations can quickly add up—and bust your budget.

So whether I'm hosting a Halloween party, setting the stage for trick-or-treaters or just decorating for fun, I always craft my own low-cost decorations using things that I already have around the house.

Want to spook-ify your home without spending a scary amount of money? Check out five of my favorite D.I.Y. decorating projects for Halloween.

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Heidi Rew is the creator of Parties for Pennies, a website full of clever D.I.Y. ideas for creating champagne-style parties on a beer budget.

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