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29 Spooktacular Halloween Centerpieces

Whether you’re throwing a spooky, Halloween shindig or just decorating the house for the family to enjoy, we’re advocates for really digging into the decor and making some yourself! Check out these 29 spooktacular centerpieces that will spruce up the kitchen or dining room and create a focus to the holiday’s madness!

1. Candy Corn Candles

DIY Candy Corn Candles

Bulk some of these cuties together in a cluster on the dining room table. Give a subtle Halloween charm to your setup with this DIY from Simmworks.

2. Peeps Piece

DIY Halloween Centerpiece

Take this idea from Style Blueprint and get to work. All you need to get started are the right types of Halloween candy!

3. Mini Graveyard

DIY Spooky Halloween Centerpiece

Punk Wife created a miniature, spooky graveyard for her tables. Add a bit of creepy crawliness to your holiday decor with this idea!

4. Ruffled Spiders

Felt Ruffle Spider DIY

Make some fluffy, ruffled spiders with this DIY from Clean Scentsible. Use them as festive pieces for the dining room centerpiece and build on that.

5. Spider Lights

Spider Light Centerpiece DIY

Create some spooky spider lights with some help from Lady Behind the Curtain. We love the spooky, fun glow they make and agree the kiddos of the house will love them.

6. Black Skulls

Black Skull DIY

This chic, black skull centerpiece would make for the perfect focus to your Halloween dinner party. Grab the instructions over at Eddie Ross.

7. Quoted Pumpkin

Boo Pumpkin DIY Centerpiece

BHG gave us all the idea of creating a quoted pumpkin … but with string art! Learn how here and design a fun centerpiece around it.

8. Spooky Lace Vase

Halloween Lace Vase DIY

Think about creating something like this spooky lace vase from HGTV. It will help spark a classic “haunted house” theme around your own home!

9. Stacked Pumpkins

Stacked Pumpkins Centerpiece

Discover how Busy Mommy make this easy stacked pumpkin centerpiece. We love it’s fashion-forward energy but pure Halloween style.

10. Skeleton Bowl

Skeleton Halloween DIY Centerpiece

Honey We’re Home gave us some great ideas all the way around. This easy centerpiece is as simple as layering the different details!

11. Book Covers

Halloween DIY Centerpiece

Little House On The Corner shared this adorable idea and it can easily be made to use as a centerpiece for any table. And you can make the book covers yourself!

12. Poison Apples

DIY POison Apple Centerpiece

Over at HGTV there are even more great ideas for Halloween-time. And this bucket of poisonous apples on display is no exception.

13. Sunken Pumpkin

Sunken Pumpkin DIY

Black Styrofoam balls are at the center of this easy, peasy centerpiece idea. A Day In My Life made this design for under $2!

14. Decorated Witch’s Hat

DIY Witches Hat - Halloween Decor from Just a Girl.

Use a witch’s hat as your centerpiece – but make sure you jazz it up a bit. Start with a clean foundation, like Tidy Mom did, and go from there!

15. B&W Pumpkin

Black-and-White-Glam-Pumpkin DIY

This pumpkin is the perfect way to center a table. The black and white make for a chic style and the witch’s theme make it perfect for Halloween. Thanks to A Pumpkin and A Princess!

16. Floral Skull

DIY Floral Skull Centerpiece

Add some feminine charm to your centerpiece with flowers surrounding your spooky skull. Get the instructions over at Honestly YUM.

17. Black Branches

Spooky Branch DIY Centerpiece

Sometimes simplicity is best – even for the holidays. This Halloween-inspired centerpiece from Cupcakes and Cashmere is so easy to recreate for anyone’s home!

18. Goosebump Tree

Goosebump Trees DIY

These topsy turvy creations from Make It Fun Crafts are so fun for the entire family to get together and make! Style a party’s theme around them!

19. Dripping Candles

Dripping Candles DIY

Learn how to recreate these creepy, dripping candles to go along with your Halloween centerpiece. Check them out at Paging Fun Mums.

20. Paper Pumpkin Cluster

Paper Pumpkin DIY

Make some paper pumpkins with help from BHG. And then put them in a cluster for a light and family-friendly look on the tables.

21. Pumpkin Vase

Pumpkin Vase DIY

We found this idea over at Shelterness and we’re in love with the charm. Carve out a spooky face and use it as a vase for fresh flowers!

22. Layered Mini Pumpkins

Mini Pumpkin DIY Centerpiece

Grab some mini pumpkins and layer them up! BHG lended us this simple idea that’s full of festivity and fun for the family when it comes time to create the little faces.

23. Black Chalices

Halloween Centerpiece DIY

Grab some flea market glasses and dip them in black to start the creation of this centerpiece idea. It’s at BHG now!

24. Pumpkin Cauldron

washi Tape pumpkins

Fill a cauldron of sorts with some mini pumpkins – dressed up in Halloween style with some washi tape. Check out the original idea at Good Housekeeping.

25. No-Carve Pumpkin

No Carve Pumpkin DIY

This pumpkin design is quite striking, making it an artistic and funky choice for your centerpiece. Learn how to make it happen at Good Housekeeping.

26. Day of the Dead Skull

DIY Day of the Dead skull

Sugar and Charm made this gorgeous skull centerpiece with a Day of the Dead theme in mind – and we’re in love! You can really get creative with this one.

27. Candy Tray

Halloween Candy Party Tray DIY

The center of the table could be edible too! Just take a look at this gorgeous – and delicious – candy piece from A Beautiful Mess.

28. Tortured Candles

Tortured Candles DIY

Here’s another candle project but this one is a bit creepier and “scarier” for those that love the spook of Halloween. Learn how to make these spooky bits for your holiday centerpieces over at Family Chic.

29. Spider Vase

Spider Vase DIY

Craft Shack made this spider vase and we’re in love with all of its details! Learn how to create one of your own by following the link!