If you want to put up scary Halloween decorations indoors or within the steps of your home, you might want to browse through our list. We have some of the best Halloween decorations indoor ideas. Halloween means different things for different people.
Whether you enjoy the spooky festivities, scaring your friends and family, or just having some candy, Halloween indoor decorations are a must-have. You could even give some thoughtful Personalized Gifts from Unifury during the spooky season. If you’re interested, we listed some Unifury Personalized Halloween Gifts for you and your loved ones.
Without further ado, we’ll get started with all of the Halloween decorations and ideas we’ve prepared for you today. We even came up with some interesting Halloween-related symbols and some of the most common Halloween décor people use so that you get some inspiration from it.
Popular Halloween Decorating Symbols
Even when Halloween is months away, it’s hard to stop yourself from seeing all of the Halloween-related symbols every day. There are all the common Halloween symbols like jack-o-lanterns which keep the evil spirits at bay and the black cat which means different things in different countries.
But those aren’t all; we also have the witch symbol which isn’t as commonly used but is still an integral part of Halloween in many regions. Many Celtic cultures associate the witch with healers and wise supernatural beings.
The most common Halloween symbol is probably the skeleton. There are so many variations of the skeleton these days that it’s hard to keep count at this point. Skeletons aren’t usually used with a lot of meaning since cartoons have just used those as a symbol of Halloween for ages now. But since the festival is for the dead, (or undead, we should say) the usage of skeletons is pretty fitting.
Another one of the most common symbols used is the ghost, and no, we’re not talking about the friendly ghost Casper. The spirits of dead people are said to come alive during Halloween in the form of ghosts and roaming the lands. They may be good or bad depending on how the person leads his/ her life while on earth.
These were just a few of the popular Halloween decorating symbols that people use these days. But there are plenty more for you to choose from.
Common Types of Indoor Halloween Decorations
We usually put up Halloween decorations in the yard to scare the trick-or-treaters or those pesky neighbors. A lot of people don’t even bother decorating the interior of their homes unless they plan to have friends or family over for Halloween. But the inside of your house has the most potential for some amazing Halloween decorations.
One very simple decorative item that can be used both indoors and outdoors is the toy jack-o-lanterns that are made of plastic or silicone. You can get miniature ones to put on the center of the dining table as a decoration.
Fake cobwebs lining the entryway is another great idea that will give your home a chic look without scaring away your guests. Along with the cobwebs, you can replace the cluttery shoes in the same entryway with a few baskets and bushels of raw pumpkin and autumn plants that double as full-time decorations.
Hangings on your front door count as Halloween indoor decorations, right? How about replacing your floral wreath with one made of twigs, vines, and a few black bats for an extra punch of spooky? And don’t forget to add a scarecrow or a few hanging ghosts throughout the house to catch your guests off-guard.
30 Indoor Halloween Decorations for a Fa-Boo-Lous Home
Do you get confused every Halloween about what themes to use for this year’s decorations? Well, you’ve come to the right place. We have plenty of ideas and we don’t mind sharing.
Whether you prefer putting up decorations in your yard or inside your house, we have plenty of items that you can use or take inspiration from. We’ll be listing some of them below that you can use and interpret in your very own way.
Personalized Halloween Custom Dog & Couple Canvas Print
Halloween is a time for families to come together. And for people that own pets or kids, that’s an even bigger reason to go all-out with their Halloween decorations. With a personalized canvas with prints of yourselves and your puppies, you can do exactly that.
The print even allows you to put adorable little wings on the little critters. And the Halloween theme is complete with flying black bats, pumpkins, and a huge moon for the night of Hallows Eve.
Boo Happy Halloween Wooden Signs
Halloween decorations indoor are hard to come up with. But with this bundle of wooden signs, you don’t need to worry anymore. The set is complete with adorable little gnome plushies in orange Halloween hats with bats on them.
It even has a few wooden signs that have a rustic feel, spiders, and a few rosemary garlands that you can put on a tiered tray. The set has a timeless look and you can use it for years to come.
Black Lace Spiderweb Fireplace Mantle Scarf Cover
Spiders are an integral part of Halloween decorations. And a lot of people purchase fake cobwebs to put up in their hallways. But how about a huge lace spiderweb that gives even the little creepy crawlies a spook.
The web isn’t just a Halloween decoration, the sleek black color, and overall design make it so that you can even use it as a party decoration. Just throw it over your fireplace mantle or a staircase railing and you can call it a day.
Funny Seasonal Fall Autumn Welcome Doormat
Imagine a few trick-or-treaters coming up to your door and a giant spider jumps up at them as they step up to ring the bell. This spider might not exactly jump at them but it’ll certainly look like it since the print is 3D.
The spider looks completely realistic and is enough to scare adults as well as kids. The doormat is perfect to adorn your door all through the Autumn season as well.
Personalized Halloween Canvas Print
Another one to dedicate to your pets, this canvas print is perfect not just for Halloween but all year round. If you love the Halloween spirit, why not have your beloved pets painted in the theme to put up in your living room?
Just think of the adorable image of your furry little friends riding the back of a truck on Halloween night to the spooky castle. The moon and the little pumpkin decorations on the field add more detail as well.
Personalized Dog Ceramic Ornament Halloween
If you’re not a big fan of wreaths, you might want to think about hanging ceramic ornaments during Halloween as part of your decorations. This one lets you pick an image of yourself, your partner, and your pets along with everybody’s names to add more meaning to the ornament.
The decoration is made on the theme of Halloween as well with the full moon in the background, bats flying out and pumpkins laid about.
Banner Garland Trick or Treat Boo
Garlands are more of a party thing. But what if you’re having a Halloween party? This garland is adorned with a spooky ghost theme and the black and orange colors of Halloween.
This one’s perfect for Halloween since it says “Trick or Treat” and gives your guests the go-ahead to take some candy from the Halloween bowl.
Personalized custom dog & couple Halloween Throw Pillow
Imagine loving Halloween so much that you even get a Halloween-themed pillow to put in your home. This one incorporates your favorite Hallows’ Eve with your furry family members and yourself to make it even more meaningful.
You can either put it in your bedroom or living room during Halloween to display your love and affection for your pets during the spooky season.
Pumpkin, Maple, and Pinecone Banner Wall Décor
Fall is the season for pumpkins, dry leaves, pinecones, and Halloween spirit. With this orange and black wall décor, you can use it all through the Autumn season and during Halloween.
The festive banner can be put up above your mantle, outside your door, or anywhere in the house. Halloween décor that is versatile and jolly is always appreciated by guests and this one is sure to be as well.
Personalized Halloween Campfire Mug
Mugs can be used as decorations and to drink your chocolate milk during the cold seasons as well. With this funny personalized mug, you get all of the cheer and joy of Halloween with every sip you take.
Put all of your pets on the mug to remind you of the love you feel every time you have a drink. The flying bats and pumpkin seats for the puppies add an adorable touch to the entire look of the mug.
Personalized Halloween Gifts for Dog Cat Lovers Doormat
Halloween isn’t just a time for scaring the neighbors and trick-or-treating. It’s a great reason to get together with family and do a gift exchange just before Thanksgiving comes. You can think of it as giving thanks a bit early.
This personalized gift is great for the animal lovers in your life. You can get your friends' pets along with their names printed on a festive doormat to make trick-or-treaters beware of the adorableness in the house.
Personalized Campfire Mug - Dog Witch
People of Samhain might not have liked witches too much, but everyone is sure to fall in love with this witch. Show off your adorable puppy, in a witch’s hat, coming out of a carved pumpkin on Hallows’ Eve on a multipurpose mug.
You can even have your puppy’s name printed on the mug. And the whole image is completed with black and orange bats, Halloween candy, skulls, and a spooky castle so you can use it as a Halloween decoration.
Halloween Accent Mug - I Found This Humerus
Have trouble with your puppy digging up bones in the yard? Welp, this time he’s found a humerus (see what we did there?) We’re sure the jack-o-lanterns and tombstones don’t mind.
How could you scold that adorable face when he’s just dug up a treasure from the graveyard? Instead, go ahead and have it printed on a mug that you can use to sip on some coffee and as a Halloween decoration.
Gold 5' Skeleton
The dog went and dug up grandpa again! Oh, wait no, it’s just this year’s gold skeleton Halloween decoration. This one’s sure to make even the bravest of trick-or-treaters trip.
The life-size gold skeleton has a hinged jaw to make it look like it was just taking a nap in the yard. Put him on a lawn chair after throwing an outfit together and watch your trick-or-treaters get spooked every time they see grandpa, we mean the decoration.Source: Grandinroad.com
There are plenty of scary decorations to choose from during Halloween. But sometimes you just want a soft and fluffy piece to give your eyes a bit of rest from seeing all the scary spooky ones.
That’s where this garland comes in. The soft pompoms embedded into the string in the festive colors of fall and Halloween are perfect for the entire season and even Christmas.
The pumpkin symbol, iconic in Halloween lore, symbolizes defense against wicked entities. Especially the small ones, like the "jack be little" variety. These tiny pumpkins are perfect for home decoration.
Place them on your windowsill, dining table, or even along your walkway. Their cute size makes them versatile and easy to fit anywhere. Plus, they bring that Halloween spirit right into your space. So, this season, let the "jack be little" pumpkins add a touch of festive charm to your home!
Tired of the same old pumpkin lanterns that end up rotting after Halloween? It’s such a waste too. But you could always use these wooden jack-o-lanterns instead.
Carved out with a multitude of silly and scary faces, these lanterns can be reused by your kids when they grow up too! And the best part is that they come with flickering lights so you can use them at nighttime as well.
Eyeball Orbs, Set of Eight
Eyeballs as Halloween decorations aren’t as talked about. But almost every Halloween decoration has a component related to eyeballs in them. For this decoration, eyeballs are the centerpiece.
This set of artistic glossy eyeballs is the ultimate décor item to place in the center of the dinner table to freak out your guests. You could also mix them in your Halloween candy bowl to scare off trick-or-treaters who take too much candy.Source: grandinroad.com
6' Reusable Spider Webs - Flexible Cloth Cobweb -Strong, Light, Washable, 1 Web
There are so many bland variations of the spiderweb décor. But this one is anything but bland. Stretching the length of two walls, this decoration piece will make the room look like something out of a movie.
The webs can be hung in any shape and stretched to fit as Halloween wall decorations indoor and adding little touches like spider plushies will give it even more of a spooky vibe.
Personalized Halloween Family Sign - Custom Asylum Sign
Mixing humor and spooky décor is criminally underrated. But anytime someone does it right, it’s quite a bit hit among anyone who sees it. And this sign is the perfect Halloween décor to do that.
The sign lets you have your family name carved into it making it look like a sign for an asylum. The Halloween theme also comes through from the black cat, dead tree, bats, pumpkins, and spooky castle. You could use the sign all year-round instead of just during Halloween.
Halloween Welcome Sign, Haunted House Decor, Gothic Décor
For homes that don’t have any kids or pets, Halloween might not be very exciting. But if you still have a bit of the spooky spirit inside of you, you could opt for this elegant Halloween décor.
The sign welcomes guests to your haunted house and is adorned with Halloween-related paraphernalia to boot. The sign even comes with some other gothic décor items to be placed around it.
Halloween Dog Cat Canvas Print
The Halloween spirit will be with you all year round when you hang up this canvas print in your living room for everyone to see. Add your family, including the members that have some fur to it, and you can even add all of the names to give it a special meaning.
The print could also have witch’s hats and pumpkins along with bats and a huge Halloween moon shedding its glow on your entire family.
Personalized Halloween Ceramic Ornament
Ceramic ornaments hung up around the house are great décor ideas if you want a substitute for traditional items. This one lets you personalize the sign by putting yourself and some of your pets on it as well.
You can even add your names to witchy-themed ornaments. The entire family will be pictured riding a magic broom with spooky bats, a haunted castle, and the giant moon in the background.
Personalized Halloween Stone Coaster
Coasters are a great idea for Halloween décor that you can even use in your daily life. The set of coasters comes in fours and a spooky Halloween theme so that you can put them out to your guests during the spooky season.
For the design, you can add yourself and your partner in a witch’s hat and three of your pets as well. The design is complete with a field surrounding you where there are pumpkins, bats in the moonlit sky, and a giant Halloween moon.
Personalized Gifts - Canvas with the Whole Family
If you’re thinking about getting Halloween gifts that the whole family can use, this is the one. Have your entire family printed under the light of the moon with bats flying around and pumpkins strewn throughout the field. You can even add your pets and the names of everyone in the image.
Halloween Spiderweb Wreath
Combining the spooky factor of Halloween with the beauty of a wreath, this festive décor piece is perfect for the entire autumn season. The shape of the wreath is in a cobweb with a giant colorful spider with bows and ribbons sitting on it.
If you’re a fan of cute Halloween decorations indoor rather than the scary ones, you can opt for these adorable bug-eyed spiders. The handmade spiders come with many facial expressions and you could even pair them with some of the other décors on the list.
Halloween Flameless Candles
These LED jack-o-lanterns are a great substitute for the traditional ones that turn out to be wasted every year. They even come in a plethora of expressions and are shaped like candles. The lights flicker to make them appear like real candles.
This one’s the absolute essence of Halloween. Ghosts draped in white robes with sad, happy, and surprised expressions that you can use to scare the trick-or-treaters.
You can place these in a dark corner of your house or even in the yard as decorations. They’re sure to catch anybody off guard.
Talking Tables Small Orange Glass Candle Holder
This decoration isn’t just for Halloween, you can use it all year round. However, specifically for the spooky season, you can use it to store your candles or even put your Halloween in.
Glitzhome Halloween Table Decorations
Table decorations are a must during Halloween. These can substitute as coasters as well during the off-season.
The wooden signs are double-sided with “spooky” and “wicked” written on each side. They’re not exactly scary but the gothic theme is perfect as indoor Halloween decorations.
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We hope you were able to get some inspiration for what type of Halloween décor you want to put up this year. You could even come up with DIY Halloween decorations indoor as opposed to purchasing them ready-made.
Either way, Halloween is a time to be enjoyed by all. And this Hallows’ Eve, you’ve got plenty of Halloween Indoor Decor for gits to enjoy with your family and scary props to scare all of your trick-or-treaters away.