Boo Who? 8 Ways to Create a Friendly—Not Frightening—Halloween

All Hallows’ Eve doesn’t have to be scary. If you’d prefer décor that’s slightly spooky rather than totally terrifying, take a look at the products below. They’re sure to charm friends and family.

1. Greet trick-or-treaters with a smiling spirit.

Balsam Hill Outdoor Fiber Optic Friendly Ghost. Find it in New Jersey at the Cherry Hill Mall.

2. Display a crystal clear collection.

Simon Pearce Crystal Pumpkins. Find them in New Jersey at Bloomingdale’s in Bridgewater.

3. Light the way with witchy panache.

Grandin Road Broomstick Pathway Markers.

4. Stick a stack of grinning gourds on your hearth or porch.

Pier 1 LED Light Up Stacked Jack-O-Lanterns.

5. Create a shimmery spot for stylish spiders.

Pottery Barn Lit Crystal Spiderweb.

6. Set a seasonal scene

Mackenzie-Childs assorted pumpkins, black cat, Courtly Check Cauldron and Basket, and spider web placemats. Find them in New Jersey at Chelsea Gifts in Shrewsbury.

7. Display a silly skeleton.

Olivia & Cocoa Hide & Seek Skeleton.

8. Place a plethora of picture-perfect pillows around the house.

Ankasa Skull Pillow.