With Halloween quickly approaching, you may be dreading the whole pumpkin carving fiasco that takes place year after year.  You always start out thinking that your pumpkin will turn out like a work of art, a masterpiece fit for the haunted holiday, but really by the end of the whole affair you just hope that people can make out the eyes, nose, and mouth!  If you find yourself in this boat, take heart and read on to our list of no carve pumpkin ideas where you may find a little inspiration for your next creepy creation!

      With some glue, buttons, and coordinated ribbon, you can make this classy little number in no time flat!


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      Find a lovely stencil that catches your eye and you are well on your way to pumpkin decorating success!  You can catch a great pumpkin stenciling tutorial here


Stenciling Tutorial


      How about channeling your artistic self and pulling together a sugar skull pumpkin!



      If you have waited to the last minute to decorate your ghoulish gourd then how about pulling together white twine, small nails, and a few plastic spiders to create this quick and easy spider web pumpkin

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      If power tools are more your thing, then you are just in luck with this next idea – how about ‘carving’ your pumpkin with a drill?


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      Here is a fun and creative twist on pumpkin décor – use some corn husks to create a loose ‘shell’ for your pumpkin, bringing together a strong autumn touch to your décor.

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      With a little gauze fabric, glue, and some googly eyes, you can make this spooky little guy – you very own pumpkin mummy!




      If bling is your thing, then you should definitely consider making this bedazzled pumpkin!  All you need is some paint, sparkly sequins, and some craft glue!

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