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Faux severed limbs and inflatable pumpkins not quite your idea of “decor”? Spruce up your pad for Halloween this year with one (or all) of the stylish, subtle and most importantly, spooky decoration ideas below.

For more frightful inspiration, head to our Halloween Pinterest Board.

RELATED: No-Carve Pumpkin Ideas To Step Up Your Halloween Game

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Ghostly Tulle Balloons

Create ghoulishly chic apparitions with XL clear balloons dressed in black tulle. 

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Creepy Spider Candlesticks

Faux creepy crawlies are a great way to Halloween-ify your tabletop decor. 

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Matte Black Constellation Pumpkin

Give your pumpkins a trendy makeover with chalkboard paint and dainty celestial cutouts. 

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Painted Ghost Gourds

Grab some goofy-shaped gourds at the farmers’ market and spray paint ’em white. 

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Bat Wreath

Decorate a grapevine wreath with black felt bat cutouts. (So simple. So cute.)

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Bleeding Candles

Melt red wax over white pillar candles for an ever-so-slightly gory effect.  

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Skull Floral Centerpiece

Blooms can totally be scary...when kept to a dark palette and placed in a skull vase, that is. 

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Tin Can Luminaries

Scatter a few among your pumpkins, and skip the messy carving this year. 

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Spooky Bird Branches

Prop a few raven-festooned tree branches next to your front door for instant Hitchcock vibes. 

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Dead Climbing Wallflowers

Bring on the dark drama with oversize black-tissue-paper blooms tacked to the wall.

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Pineapple JACK-O’-LANTERN

He looks evil, but he’s actually quite sweet.  

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