If you love spooky and lacy, take a peek at this collection of vintage Halloween decor projects. This is one of my favorite holiday themes!
There’s something about vintage Halloween decor that makes it extra spooky, don’t you think? Vintage images and lace make me think an apparition can appear at any moment!
I love all themes of Halloween decor, but I really love the vintage style this year. I think that is where my Halloween DIY projects will be focused! If you are on the same page is I am, take a gander at this collection to get inspired.
I’ve pulled together a collection of 30+ vintage inspired Halloween crafts to get you started. The only question is, where to begin first. I’m eyeballing some lace votives . . . which is your favorite?
(check out all of our DIY Halloween ideas here!)
Vintage Halloween Decor
If you enjoy vintage holiday decorations, you're going to love this collection of Halloween decor with timeless appeal. Check out these unique DIY projects.
DIY Spooky Skull Display
This DIY Halloween skull display takes only a few minutes to put together - it's the perfect last-minute holiday decor idea!
Home Sweet Haunted House
Learn to make this cute "Home Sweet (Haunted) Home" Halloween embroidery wall hanging - and use up your fabric scraps. Get a free pattern.
Dollar Tree Skulls Makeover (Three Ways!)
There are so many things you can do with Dollar Tree skulls! This post shows you three EASY options to revamp them for vintage Halloween decor. They look awesome!
Crystal Ball Halloween Candlesticks
Get ready for Halloween with these DIY spooky crystal ball Halloween candlesticks! They are so fun and easy to make.
Halloween Potions from Pill Bottles
Learn how to make these cool Halloween potion bottles from old pill bottles! You’ll get free printables in this post, too.
Doily Spiderweb Corbels
You can make your own lacy spiderwebs for your doorways using doilies! I love this idea for a vintage holiday touch around my home.
Vintage Halloween Blocks
If you love the vintage look, try adding these DIY Halloween blocks to your decor. They are very easy and can be used to display candles.
Black Lace Candles
Simple glass votives are wrapped in black lace trim for a spooky Halloween feel. This type of lace can be found in the ribbon section and sold by the yard at most craft and fabric stores.
Spooky Halloween Candle Holders
These spooky Halloween candle holders made with vintage photos and Mod Podge are fun holiday decor – and you can make them in minutes!
Vintage Inspired Diorama Pumpkin
You can get faux pumpkins with the front cut out for this project! Mod Podge the outside with vintage inspired Halloween papers, and fill with your favorite vintage holiday decor.
Vintage Halloween Candy Wrapper Labels
These free printable labels feature vintage inspired graphics, and cover a chocolate candy bar perfectly.
Double Surprise Halloween Cider Mugs
These double surprise mugs have special glow in the dark action, along with spooky graphics inside. I love the glow in the dark decoupage medium.
"BOO" Potion Bottle Halloween Blocks
Use leftover scrap wood to make these fun Halloween blocks that look like potion bottles! You’ll use scrapbook paper and Mod Podge to decorate.
DIY Decorated Witch Hat
Cast a spell on your house this Halloween. With a little style and whimsy, turn an ordinary Witch Hat into a wicked centerpiece!
Halloween Window Art
Use an old window to create fun and spooky DIY Halloween window art – perfect for a vintage or rustic themed holiday.
Lacy Cameo Votives
Use lace and spray on adhesive to turn mason jars into Halloween candle holders. You could also use Mod Podge to attach the lace as well.
Make a Cabinet of Curiosities
I feel like cabinets with strange Halloween items are a core part of a vintage Halloween display! Amy will show you how to assemble a spooky one.
Scroll Test Tube Invitations
These five-minute DIY scroll test tube invitations are indeed for those that are faint of heart but still want to celebrate Halloween! Perfect for decorating as well.
Creepy Candles for Halloween
I've seen those old Christmas candles at the thrift store, have you? These old decorations were altered to make them Halloween ready. So cool!
Make a Glittery Halloween Marquee
Use black glitter Duck Tape to decorate this skull marquee for Halloween! Perfect for mantel decor or a party decoration. So easy to make!
Spooky Cloche with Dollar Store Bugs
If you're looking for something spooky and easy to make, this is a perfect idea for Halloween! You'll use plastic bugs to make this cloche display.
Witch's Silhouette Halloween Pillow
If you enjoy sewing, I think you're going to love this simple pillow design. The spider hanging off the witch's hat really makes it for me!
DIY Halloween Poison Bottles
My favorite character of Halloween are witches. Come on! How cool would it be to travel on a flying broom? This project was inspired by the good witches and their magic.
DIY Halloween Wall Decor
I love unique Halloween wall decor, especially when it involves glitter. I created this Halloween plaque with several items from my stash!
Simply Wicked DIY Painted Candles
If spiders freak you out, Shannon has decorated Halloween candles in a way that is a lot less scary! You can silkscreen the doilies on or Mod Podge them on. Either way, the results are so pretty.
Simple Halloween Silhouettes
You won't believe how easy it is to put together these Halloween silhouettes; the printables are free, and all you need to do is grab yourself some orange frames.
Countdown to Halloween Plaque
Countdown the days to the spookiest night of the year with a chalkboard Halloween plaque. The clothespin bat that holds the chalk makes me squeal!
Halloween Chalkboard Wreath
Chalkboard always has a vintage feel to me! I love this pretty wreath with fabric and flowers, and a chalkboard center for drawing a Halloween image of your choice.
Halloween Typography Sign
This subway art is so easy to make and will look perfect on your vintage Halloween mantel! Add your favorite words that represent the holiday.
Black Lace Mason Jars
Make DIY lace mason jars in less than an hour! This project is perfect for fall decorating and goes with a variety of themes.
Lace Spiderweb Embroidery Hoop Art
Spiderweb embroidery hoop art has just the right amount of creepy-crawly cuteness to please everyone in your family! Let me show you how easily Amy put this together. No sewing required.
Spooky Halloween "Family" Photos Frame
Bev wanted to do a fun Halloween photo frame, but with a twist. She decorated this one with some fabulous old Halloween photos, and I love it for vintage Halloween decor.
Make a Halloween Bouquet
This is such a great (recycled) idea for vintage Halloween decor! I can't get enough of the paper flowers in holiday colors.
Make Spooky Halloween Candles
I have the easiest DIY Halloween project for you. Learn how to make spooky Halloween candles for some quick homemade holiday decorations.
Gothic Halloween Cameo Embroidery
Halloween embroidery is one of my great loves. It feels so vintage and I love it as part of my holiday decor! Learn how to make this unique silhouette with Bev's tutorial.
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