BuDhaGirl's Halloween Inspiration

Entertaining your favorite ghouls and gals this Halloween? From custom drinks to Morticia-approved place settings, bewitch your spooky soiree with some of these festive decorating ideas!

Set the tone with a black table cloth, and rich accents in jewel tone shades.

Set the tone with a black table cloth, and rich accents in jewel tone shades.

Moody lighting is essential for a Halloween bash - plan your candle groupings accordingly.

Moody lighting is essential for a Halloween bash - plan your candle groupings accordingly.

Quick pumpkin crafts will add a little bite to a place setting, bar cart, or lonely corner.

Quick pumpkin crafts will add a little bite to a place setting, bar cart, or lonely corner.

Add height to your candle display by using empty vases of all sizes.

Add height to your candle display by using empty vases of all sizes.

Affix bat silhouettes to a dried arrangement, or suspend them from the ceiling for extra dimension.

Affix bat silhouettes to a dried arrangement, or suspend them from the ceiling for extra dimension.

Create a cabinet of curiosities theme on your table by decorating with natural oddities such as shells and skulls.

Create a cabinet of curiosities theme on your table by decorating with natural oddities such as shells and skulls.

A Halloween gathering calls for rich, savory, colorful foods. 

A Halloween gathering calls for rich, savory, colorful foods. 

Put a feminine spin on your party with a little sparkle - bedazzled skulls anyone?

Put a feminine spin on your party with a little sparkle - bedazzled skulls anyone?

A table setting with black textiles and plates offers the perfect backdrop for bright, bold flower arrangements.

A table setting with black textiles and plates offers the perfect backdrop for bright, bold flower arrangements.

Don't forget a little whimsy at the bar cart! 

Don't forget a little whimsy at the bar cart! 

You can never go wrong with something simple, such as the pairing of black candles with lush ferns.

You can never go wrong with something simple, such as the pairing of black candles with lush ferns.

A signature drink is a must-have. What will you be making in your cauldron?

A signature drink is a must-have. What will you be making in your cauldron?

Experiment with aged flowers for your Halloween table setting

Experiment with aged flowers for your Halloween table setting

Once you've stirred up the party's custom drink, be sure and give it a worthy name!

Once you've stirred up the party's custom drink, be sure and give it a worthy name!

You aren't forced to stick with an orange and black color scheme for Halloween! Try mixing in surprising shades like hot pink and lime green.

You aren't forced to stick with an orange and black color scheme for Halloween! Try mixing in surprising shades like hot pink and lime green.

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Posted on October 25, 2017 and filed under Entertaining, Fashion, Lifestyle, Style.