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  1. Last-minute Halloween ideas, free printables, costumes + decorations

    Halloween gingerbread skeletons by Donna Hay.

    Need some last-minute ideas and inspiration for Halloween? Welcome to our ultimate round-up. We’ve got everything you need – from printables for trick-or-treat cones, to Halloween cup-cakes, easy decoration ideas and last-minute costumes you can hobble together in a jiffy.

    At top: Halloween gingerbread skeletons by Donna Hay.

    Last-minute costumes

    DIY strawberry costume by Studio DIY.

    DIY strawberry costume by Studio DIY.

    The queen of DIY costumes, Kelly Lander of Studio DIY knows how to make a last-minute dress-up out of anything. Here’s our top five Studio DIY costumes.

    Amazing DIY costumes for kids

    DIY Edward Scissorhands costume by Little Inspiration.

    DIY Edward Scissorhands costume by Little Inspiration.

    Help your little ones dress up for Halloween in a DIY costume. We’ve picked our 24 favourites. Click here for more.

    DIY Halloween Party Ideas

    Halloween monster cupcakes by Camille Styles.

    Halloween monster cupcakes by Camille Styles.

    Our top 35 favourite DIY Halloween decorations, fun food ideas and free party printables, hand-picked from the best blogs around the globe. Click here for more.

    Free printable: DIY Black Cat Trick or Treat Cones

    This is a great last-minute DIY printable – and it’s free! Get your Black Cat Trick or Treat Cone Printables, designed by our very own Lisa Tilse, right here.

    Last-minute, no-sew kids’ Halloween costume: Paddington

    Got a blue coat? Gum boots? A floppy hat? Follow our simple DIY instructions and create your very own, super-easy Paddington bear costume. Click here for more.

    Style scout: a Black and White Halloween

    Orange and black not your thing? Embrace a monochrome palette for Halloween and make a stylishly spooky statement, inspired by our favourite looks in fashion, design and interiors – from the 1960s til now. Click here for more.

    Happy Halloween, tricksters!