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12 Festive Pumpkin Crafts to Get You Ready for Fall

If you are in love with Halloween and fall, try one of these 12 cute pumpkin crafts to celebrate. Lots of simple and cute ideas here!

12 Festive Pumpkin CraftsI really love pumpkins. When used in baked goods they are completely delicious, and when used as a theme in crafts they are completely cute. With fall right around the corner, I think it’s time to engage in some pumpkin crafts, don’t you?

None of these use actual pumpkins, and that is the whole point – they are “inspired by” the real thing. Any of these would made a fantastic addition to your home decor. Scroll down to see my favorite pumpkin craft ideas!

Pumpkin Crafts


Stray Socks

Everyone has stray socks that never find their mates – this is a way to use them to decorate dollar store pumpkins.

Find the instructions at The Frugal Girls


Napkin Rings

These darling little rings would look great on your fall dining table – but you could also add them to the mantle for interesting decor.

Learn more about the project at Wild Olive


Book Pages

If you have an old book that needs a new lease on life, turn it into a cute pumpkin with this tutorial.

Find out how it was done at Green Baby


Embroidery Hoops

Stencils and paint are the secret ingredient to making this cute pumpkin door decor.

Find out how it was made at Rosyscription


Party Lanterns

This craft uses a regular paper lantern – you just have to add the leaves and the stem.

Find the instructions at Martha Stewart


Concrete Decor

This concrete decoration can be made using a budget plastic pumpkin, and will last for years to come.

See how it was made at The Woodgrain Cottage


Mason Jar

Turn a mason jar into a glowing lantern with the use of glass paint and stencils.

Find the step-by-step here on DIY Candy


Plush & Patchwork

Pick your favorite fabrics in a variety of colors to make these cheerful pumpkins.

Learn how to make them at Postively Splendid


Dryer Ducts

You can get all of the supplies for these unique pumpkins at the hardware store.

Learn how they were made at All You


Felt Circles

Older children will love making these pumpkins, which is made with a bunch of orange felt circles.

See how it was done at Parent Pretty


Crocheted Wreath

I love the bright pops of color and mini pumpkins on this festive wreath.

Get the pattern at Repeat Crafter Me


Yarn Wrapped

I love that the only skill you need to make this pumpkin is yarn wrapping.

Learn how to do it at My Sister’s Suitcase

Don’t you love these pumpkin crafts? I’d love to hear which one is your favorite in the comments!

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