21 DIY Pumpkin Crafts For Fall!
Are you ready to start your Fall decorating? When we think of Fall, we think of cooler weather, leaves changing color and falling, hayrides, corn mazes, and of course, PUMPKINS!
I know I’m not the only one getting pumpkin crazy for all the pumpkin product selling that begins in late September and often sooner. Everyone loves pumpkins, right – maybe that’s why the Smashing Pumpkins band chose the name.
Just the smell of pumpkin pie reminds me of fall. Let’s talk pumpkins for a minute (you know I love my garden) there are many things to love about this type of squash, with its green vines and inches of stem. Many people kick of fall by heading to a pumpkin patch where they are on the hunt to find their large jack o lantern.
What a great way to spend time with the family. There are many pumpkin varieties and different species to choose from, and you can even get miniature pumpkins or small sugar pumpkins to use as decorations.
After carving your jack o lantern pumpkins, you can make pumpkin seed trail mix with the remaining pumpkins seeds. There are so many things you can do with pumpkin plants.
Last year my neighbor had painted her giant pumpkins. she ended up with purple pumpkins and teal pumpkins, but I still can’t resist their original form and color. After the last frost, she discarded the leftover pumpkin in her compost pile.
I may plant pumpkins next year along with my spaghetti squash, or my other winter squash. I’ll have to watch out for squash bugs. The only thing to remember about planting pumpkins is you’ll need lot of space for correct plant spacing.
What Fall or Halloween decor would be complete without pumpkins? Well here are 21 crafty DIY ideas for adding pumpkins to your decorating this year!
Do you have a fun Pumpkin craft you’d like to share? Well, don’t keep it to yourself! Share a picture and the instructions in the comments below!