Monday, October 24, 2022

75+ Fall Crafts (Includes Autumn, Halloween and Thanksgiving Ideas)

Fall is a great time to start crafting. Crafts for fall are great because they can be general autumn crafts or more holiday specific for Halloween or Thanksgiving. Either way, we have a big variety of diy fall crafts to make.


Take a scroll through the best fall crafts separated into three sections, we have fall crafts, Halloween crafts, and Thanksgiving crafts. 
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Halloween crafting doesn't have to be all spooky. It can be fun, eerie, and cute. Take a look at these awesome ideas to craft and then dress up your home for the Halloween season.
Love to crochet? Try one of these fun Crochet Halloween Projects.

spiderweb embroidery art
Spider Web Embroidery by Adventures of a DIY Mom

Embroidery is so fun, especially when you can leave your projects in the hoops and use them for décor. Paint embroidery hoops black (or purchase them black) for an extra special contrast with the white fabric.

no sew fabric pumpkins
No Sew Fabric Pumpkins by Artsy Fartsy Mama

 Pumpkins are the perfect Halloween decoration, and you can get the look of fabric pumpkins without any sewing required! Use Halloween fabrics for an extra spooky touch.

Halloween treat bucket
Trick or Treat Bucket by Polka Dotted Blue Jay

Need a cute way to gift a Halloween treat? This simple craft turns out so cute. Perfect for gift giving.
Halloween house village
Halloween House Village by Polka Dotted Blue Jay

Create your own adorable Halloween house village. A cute way to embrace the haunted house theme with your own custom touches.
spiderweb serving tray
Spider Web Serving Tray by The Benson Street

Craft up this cute upcycled tray for Halloween with this project that comes together super quickly. Then use it at all your Halloween parties to share yummy treats.

witch hat decorations
Witch Hats by The Benson Street

Dig out some cute Halloween scrapbook paper and some cardboard cones to make this fun crafty take on witch hats. Display on a mantel, as a centerpiece, or any where you need a touch of Halloween décor.

skull halloween pillow
Happy Skull Pillow by Bonjour Quilts

Whip up a cute little pillow with a Halloween theme. This happy skull will have you smiling all October long.

drawstring Halloween treat bag
Drawstring Halloween Treat Bag

Gift treats in a special drawstring treat bag! No tricks, only treats when you sew up these little cute bags in Halloween colors. 

Jack-o-lantern garland
Jack O'Lantern Garland by Cottage on Bunker Hill

Go for a rustic look by adding wood beads and ribbons to these Jack O'Lantern wood cutouts. Hang and enjoy all Fall long.

terra cotta pumpkins
Terra Cotta Pumpkins by Cottage on Bunker Hill

If you love the look of Terra Cotta, give your pumpkins a new look. This gives pumpkins a rustic farmhouse feel and can blend well with everyday décor.

plum ombre pumpkins
Plum Ombre Pumpkins by Inspiration for Moms

 Plum or purple are so pretty for Halloween decorations. If you want to try something different than traditional orange pumpkins, decorate your home with an ombre of plum pumpkins.

chicken wire ghost
Chicken Wire Ghost

Add a spooky ghost to your outdoor decor with this easy chicken wire ghost project.

skeleton art
Skeleton Decor Ideas by The Sunny Side Design

Take a Halloween twist on silhouette decor. Find some old frames, and dress them up in a skeleton silhouette look.

skull napkin rings
DIY Skull Napkin Rings by Sunny Side Design

Throw a spooktacular party this Halloween with the perfect touch, skeleton napkin rings! Learn how to make them and get that aged look,

skull bust
How to Make a Skull Bust by Sunny Side Design

These skull busts are so fun, especially when you decorate the busts. We love the bride and groom look, but a Jack and Sally Nightmare Before Christmas themed busts would be fun too.

skeleton hand vase
Skeleton Hand Vase by This Is Our Bliss

This takes creepy to a chic level! We love the mix of spooky and pretty. And this looks like a pretty simple Halloween craft to make.

halloween pencil craft
Halloween Pencil Craft by Girl, Just DIY

Instead of giving candy treats this year, consider crafting up some easy DIY Halloween pencils. These come together fast using a few supplies are they are so fun.

fence post halloween porch decor
Fence Post Halloween Porch Decor by Making Manzanita

Recycling old fence boards into cute Halloween decor is a win-win in my book. It would also be a fun idea to paint one orange and do a Jack O'Lantern face. 

hanging spiderweb craft
Hanging Spider Web Craft by This is Our Bliss

Budget friendly crafts for Halloween are another favorite of ours. These hanging spider webs are created using supplies from the dollar store.

light up pumpkin decoration
Light Up Pumpkin Topiary by Girl, Just DIY

Halloween porch decor can be cute and light up too! Grab a couple of plastic pumpkins and lights to create a stack of pumpkins.

unicorn pumpkin
Magical Unicorn Pumpkin Craft by Kara Creates

Do you love unicorns? We do when you can dress up a pumpkin to look this adorable. Plus, customize it with your favorite flowers! 

Halloween pillow box
Halloween Pillow Box Craft by Kara Creates

Wrap up treats with a sweet little paper craft. Use Halloween ribbons and stickers to decorate cute boxes. 


If you are looking to decorate for the season once, these crafts will do the trick. Make them up early in the fall season and then keep out until Thanksgiving. 
yarn embellished pumpkins
Yarn Embellished Pumpkins

Take pumpkins you already have and change them up with this great fall craft. Use yarn to embellish and decorate pumpkins.

burlap fall sign
Burlap Fall Sign by Sunshine and Munchkins

Burlap is the perfect fall craft supply and this craft is so easy!  Make this simple fall craft sign in an hour or less. 

cardboard pumpkin sign
Cardboard Pumpkin Sign

We love pumpkin crafts that can be made using supplies you already have on hand. Grab some old cardboard and a piece of scrap wood to make this adorable sign. 

glitter pumpkin jars
Glitter Pumpkin Jars by The Scrap Shoppe Blog

Glitter is one of those magical things that just makes crafts better. A little sparkle really makes these jars into the fanciest pumpkins!

fall embroidery art
Fall Embroidery Hoop

Decorate for the fall season after you enjoy embroidering this Happy Fall design. I especially love the little pumpkins on this design. A great design for the entire fall season. 

yarn pumpkins
Yarn Pumpkins by Sunshine and Munchkins

There are so many ways to make cute little pumpkins. Grab an old pool noodle, and some pretty yarn and follow this tutorial to make these little cuties. 

toilet paper pumpkins
Toilet Paper Pumpkins

One of my favorite fall crafts is these simple toilet paper pumpkins. They are easily customized with different fabrics and colors. And you guessed it, another budget friendly way to decorate for fall.

macrame pumpkin
Macrame Pumpkin by Sunny Side Design

Give macrame a try with a twist by making this pumpkin. The texture is such a fun touch to this fall decoration.

fall table runner
Fall Table Runner

Have some fall fabric scraps hanging around? Take them and transform them into a beautiful fall table runner.

mason jar pumpkins
Pumpkin Jars by The Scraps Shoppe Blog

Mason jars are a classic for rustic decor. Add a little paint and a cute stem to create a pumpkin inspired craft. 

cozy pillow pumpkins
Cozy Pumpkin Pillows by Inspiration for Moms

Need some fall throw pillows? Why not make them in the shape of pumpkins! These look so cozy and comfy for fall.

minimalist fall wreath
Minimalist Fall Wreath by Lemon Thistle 

If you want a minimalist look, this is it! Take a walk around and find some grasses similar to these in your yard to create this look. 

weathered wood fall sign
Weathered Wood Fall Sign by Ginger Snap Crafts for The Crafting Chicks

Get a rustic fall look easily with this tip for making a weathered wood sign. Then add on the cute fall words for the finishing touch.

fall wreath
Fall Wreath by Artsy Fartsy Mama

I love the color combination on this one. The green really gives this wreath something extra special. Make this show stopper and hang it on a door or above a mantel. 

fall leaf candle centerpiece
Fall Leaf Candle Centerpiece by That's What Che Said

This is a great fall craft with dollar store supplies. Grab a few things the next time you are there and whip up this centerpiece that you can use from September all through Thanksgiving.  

pinecone flowers
How to Make Pine Cone Flowers

Fall decorations made using natural pieces are so fabulous. They have that natural rustic element that works so well in fall. Grab some pine cones and create the perfect fall flowers.

pumpkin fall sign
Pumpkin Fall Sign by That's What Che Says

Grab your cutting machine and make this simple, but adorable pumpkin sign for fall. We especially like the buffalo check background perfect for fall.

fall flowers and berries wreath
Fall Flowers and Berries Wreath by Sunshine and Munchkins

Welcome guests to your front door with a beautiful wreath full of bright fall colors. Plus, the berries pair so well with the flowers for the perfect fall vibe. 

thankful sign
Dollar Store Fall Signs by Hello Creative Family

Another craft from the dollar store, that looks fabulous. The great part about this one is that you can customize it with any of your favorite fall words from thankful to harvest to autumn.

pumpkin fall sign
Pumpkin Fall Sign by Leap of Faith Crafting

There are many ways to create a fall sign (with lots of inspiration in this post). The cute touch on this one is that it utilizes a wood pumpkin cutout. 

fall quote acrylic sign
Fall Quote Acrylic Sign by Lemon Thistle

 This fall sign is so pretty! It comes together quite easily with only about three or four supplies needed.

succulent pumpkin
Succulent Pumpkin by The Scrap Shoppe Blog

I love succulents. They are so pretty, especially when you put them in a pumpkin. And these will last year after year because they are faux succulents.

pumpkin succulent planter
Real Succulent Planter by My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia

Or if you prefer real succulents, this tutorial shows how to take a dollar store pumpkin and turn it into a planter for succulents.

foiled fall sign
Foiled Fall Sign by Creatively Beth

This craft involves foiling and coloring. It is one of the best fall craft ideas because it is so relaxing too. Use this one as a stress reliever.
pumpkin magnets
Pumpkin Magnets by The Benson Street

Dress up your fridge for Fall with adorable magnets that look like pumpkins. Go for a plain look or dress them up with cute little faces. 

concrete pumpkins
Cement Pumpkin DIY by Upright & Caffeinated

This is such a cute way to make some modern style pumpkins that work great to decorate mantels or tiered trays. So many options.

modern sunflower wreath
Modern Bead Sunflower Wreath by Sunny Side Design

Sunflowers are one of my favorite fall flowers. They work so perfectly with the modern bead style of this simple fall craft.

cinnamon broom gnomes
Cinnamon Broom Gnomes by Upright & Caffeinated

Gnomes are so fun, and can be dressed up in so many ways. Use cinnamon brooms to make these cuties for your porch.

fall flower arrangement
Fall Arrangement by Celebrate and Decorate

Grab faux leaves, some pumpkins, and a cute vase to make a gorgeous fall foliage arrangement. Perfect for entryway tables or as a centerpiece.

pumpkin topiary
Pumpkin Topiary by This is Our Bliss

Another great dollar store project that comes together for less than $5. Find your favorite little pumpkins and stack them up!

white pupmkins
White Pumpkin DIY by Makin Manzanita

White pumpkins look so chic. You can create them in a variety of ways, like this tutorial using foam pumpkins.

primitive sunflowers
Primitive Sunflowers by DIY Beautify

Go for a very neutral look on these sunflowers that are made using drop cloths. We love a good way to utilize budget friendly supplies, like a drop cloth.

wood pumpkins
Wood Pumpkins by Sand Dollar Lane

I really enjoy seeing non-traditional colors like these on fall decor. Pink, light blue, and navy are a beautiful color combo for fall.


Fall is a great time for kids to create too! Below find some fun fall activities for kids. 

leaf rubbing pillow
Leaf Rubbing Pillow

Autumn wouldn't be complete without fall leaf crafts. Leaf rubbing is a classic fall activity for kids. Turn their artwork into a pillow by doing the rubbings on fabric. 

pumpkin suncatcher
Pumpkin Suncatcher by Sunshine and Munchkins

This is a kids craft, but I think it could be fun for kids of all ages. Grab some contact paper and tissue paper to make a gorgeous suncatcher. 

fall leaf sun catcher
Fall Leaf Sun Catchers by Sunshine and Munchkins

Or if you would rather go for the fall leaves suncatchers. These are a little more colorful, but could still compliment the pumpkins if you wanted to make some of each. 

paper pumpkin craft
Paper Pumpkin Craft by We Can Make That

Paper fall crafts are so fun because you can usually take a few supplies you likely already have on hand and turn them into a cute little pumpkin! 

marble painting apple craft
Marble Painting Apple Craft by The Crafting Chicks

Apples are another fun fall craft idea. This one is perfect to have some out of the ordinary fun by painting using marbles. So cute.

shaving cream leaves
Shaving Cream Leaves by The Crafting Chicks

Another unique way to paint using shaving cream! This creates a gorgeous effect on these fall leaves.

fall leaves sponge painting
Fall Leaves Sponge Painting by Real Hansen Home for The Crafting Chicks

Keep the fun fall kid crafts rolling with these sponges. Create a fall leaves scene or a cute banner and keep little hands busy.

fall leaf outline activity
Fall Leaf Outline Craft by Polka Dotted Blue Jay

Another great kid craft for fall. This one is great for keeping little ones busy for a bit. And the end result is pretty cool.

fall wind chimes
Fall Wind Chimes by The Benson Street

This is a great fall kids craft, start by gathering some supplies like rocks and pine cones. Paint the rocks, and assemble. Then they can enjoy it as they play outside all Fall long. 


When November hits, you might be craving some new crafts and decor. Turn to Thanksgiving with turkeys, and gratefulness. We have some cute Thanksgiving craft projects coming up right now.

fabric turkey craft
Fabric Turkey Craft

Grab some cute fabric scraps to make an adorable turkey. We love that you can mix and match the patterns for the feathers.

hand lettered pumpkins
Hand Lettered Pumpkins by Lemon Thistle

This one is fun using real or faux pumpkins. Hand letter pumpkins with Thanksgiving messages, or make unique place cards by hand lettering names on the pumpkins.

turkey pinecone placeholder
Turkey Pinecone Place Card Holder by The Benson Street

Fall wouldn't be complete without pinecone crafts. Pinecones are easy to find, and using foam or feathers, create a cute little turkey for your Thanksgiving place card holders.
fall platter wreath
Platter Wreath by Refreshed Living

Next time you are at the thrift store, snag up a platter to make an adorable chalkboard sign that can be used as a wreath with your own fall message written in chalk.

wood and leather sign
Wood and Leather Sign by Making Manzanita

Mix media with this wood and leather sign. And customize with your own words and favorite fonts. Or better yet, you could try a different font for each word.

vine pumpkins
Vine Pumpkins by My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia

Give white pumpkins a touch of color. Use greenery to dress up pumpkins for a Thanksgiving tablescape.

fancy pumpkins
Fancy Pumpkins by Edith & Evelyn

Create a fancy Thanksgiving tablescape and decor by adding gold accents to pumpkins. Don't stop with the embellishments, paint the stems gold as well.

maple leaf charger plate
Maple Leaf Charger Plate by This is Our Bliss

Don't stop at a crafted centerpiece on your Thanksgiving table. Dress up charger plates with maple leaves, especially some with glitter. 

copper acorn vace
Copper Acorn Vase by This is Our Bliss

Gold is a lovely metallic neutral that works great for Thanksgiving decor. Add acorns to a vase and paint gold.  Then fill with your favorite fall flowers.

rustic tablescape centerpiece
Rustic Tablescape Centerpiece by Making Manzanita

Looking for a simple way to tie your Thanksgiving table together? Craft up this simple pumpkin centerpiece for a wow thanksgiving look.

grateful wall hanging
Grateful Wall Hanging by Girl, Just DIY

Do you have a spot on your wall that needs a little bit of a Thanksgiving vibe? This autumn craft will remind you to be grateful all Thanksgiving season long.

ruffled table runner
Ruffled Table Runner by Kara Creates

Burlap is one of the materials of fall. Add it in a ruffle to burlap table runner for a rustic start to your Thanksgiving tablescape.

rustic fall centerpiece
Rustic Fall Centerpiece by Kara Creates

Finish up your thanksgiving table with acorns and candles. Light them on Thanksgiving for extra ambience. 


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