Easy Last Minute Halloween Door Decor

I’m usually on point when it comes to decorating my house for Halloween. I put up spider webs, lights, graveyards, you know the works. But with only 10 days until Halloween I have not put up a single solitary spooky thing. Today at the urging of the little people in my house and good old fashion mom guilt, I put up a little something to get us in the Halloween spirit.

For the quick craft a trip to Dollar Tree is needed. I grabbed the following:

  •  3 rectangle plastic table clothes (any color you want)
  •  1 pack of large plastic plates 
  •  1 pack of small plastic plates
  • A pack of PVC tape

Items I had at home:

  • Glue gun/glue sticks
  • Scissors
  • Clear packing tape

Steps: Measure the width of your door and cut the tablecloth to fit.

 Once you’ve cut your tablecloths to the correct length, fold the unopened side about 1 inch from the top and cut a small hole. I cut 3 holes in mine, one in both ends and one in the middle.

  •  Take a strip of scrap tablecloth and secure them together by tying the scrap through the hole         
  • Cut your combined tablecloths into strips. It doesn’t have to be pretty, because it’s going to be crazy hair
  • Secure your new Halloween hair to your door with some clear packing tape.

For your eyes

  • Remove the edges from the smaller black plates.
  • Using your glue gun, secure the black plates your larger yellow plates.
  • Use clear packing tape to secure the eyes to the door.

For brows and mouth

  •  Cut strips of PVC tape to create the eyebrows and mouth.
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