Creative Halloween decorating ideas offer cheap and simple crafts for making unusual holiday decorations. Lamp shades with black crawling insects make great Halloween decorations that set the mood and add creepy-crawly accents to Halloween ideas.
DIY lamp shades with black insects are a creative way to get in the Halloween spirit. Black paper insects are simple to do and look creepy, creating impressive Halloween decorations and a surprising affect for your guests or trick-or-treaters.
You can draw black insects on paper, cut out and attach them with double-sided tape to existing lamp shades, or use instructions for making insect lamps found in the post DIY Creepy Crawly Insect Lamps on Say Yes To Hoboken blog. Black insects look especially dramatic on lamp shade in light colors, turning chandeliers and table lamps into exiting Halloween decorations.
Creative Halloween decorating ideas
For a super realistic effect, bend the legs a little so that not every part of the paper insect is touching the lamp shade, creating an amazing illusion of live insects.
You can use these lamps and chandeliers with low voltage bulbs, spicing up your Halloween decorating ideas or ask your guests to turn the lamp for you, surprising them with these creative, unusual and fun Halloween decorations.
by Ena Russ
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