Halloween and crafting go hand-in-hand, don’t you think? To celebrate the scariest time of year, I’ve rounded up some of my best Halloween crafts for adults to try this year. Just click on the titles or images below to see the full craft tutorials.

Each one makes a perfect Halloween craft project for men and women. So why not throw a Halloween party and follow these DIY tutorials with a group of friends? Scary fancy dress optional, but highly encouraged!

I’ll update this list of Halloween crafts regularly, so make sure you bookmark it! And don’t forget to share the projects on Pinterest so you can try them later.

10 Halloween Crafts for Adults to try

Spider Web T-Shirt (Easy Halloween Costume Idea)

With some basic sewing machine skills, you can transform any T-Shirt into a unique spider web costume. The only difficult decision is… will you go subtle and reserved, or cover the whole thing in webs!?

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Neon Light Up Wooden Pumpkin

Still one of my all-time fave DIYs – and surprisingly easy to make, too. Learn how to use neon cables to make this light up wooden pumpkin. Just wait until you see what it looks like in the dark! Click the image to see…

DIY wooden pumpkin with neon lights Halloween decoration

See Through Halloween Ghost Decorations

These ghosts take just minutes to make, but look so effective! You’ll love the way they catch the light and sometimes seem to disappear completely…

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Light Up Haunted House Halloween Decoration

Halloween is all about the spooky lighting – and what’s more spooky than a haunted house?! This tea-light cover is really eye-catching and very straightforward to make. The post includes full details of where to find and download the house design.

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Wooden Pumpkin Pin Badge

Love Halloween, but don’t want to go all-out on a costume and fancy dress? This pumpkin badge is perfect for you! Pin it to your shirt, bag or coat for instant Halloween vibes.

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Coffin Blackboard Halloween Decoration

Got guests coming round this Halloween? Write up your party menu, WiFi code and Halloween puns on a scary coffin blackboard! You can make this in an afternoon with basic tools, but it’ll last year after year.

DIY coffin blackboard Halloween decoration

Espresso Martini Recipe

The ultimate in decadent cocktail treats… an espresso martini is a must-have for any Halloween get-together. This recipe is simple, unfussy and oh-so-delicious.

Halloween cocktail espresso martini recipe

“Souls of the Damned” Halloween Cocktail Recipe

I created this cocktail with a special hidden twist… can you guess what it is?! You’ll have to check out the full recipe to see.

Halloween cocktail recipe gin and tonic

Pumpkin Spiced Rum Cocktail Recipe

‘Tis the season for pumpkin spice EVERYTHING! And cocktails are no exception. I combined my love of pumpkin spice with my love of rum. The result? One of the nicest cocktails I’ve ever tried!

Pumpkin spiced rum Halloween cocktail recipe

The Ultimate Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe

Seriously… is it even Halloween if you don’t have a pumpkin cheesecake? I think not. This recipe is the ultimate guide to making the perfect one. Trust me, it’ll blow your mind.

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Pumpkin Spice Smoothie

If you’re trying to be good this season (you’re better than me!), then this pumpkin spice smoothie is for you. Crammed with fresh fruit and flavoured with ginger, cinnamon, nutmeg and more… it’s so good.

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