Entryway Decorating Ideas to Welcome Trick-or-Treat Guests, 55 Friendly Halloween Ideas

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Halloween yard decorations, ghost lanterns



Decorating the front door and the entry to welcome trick-or-treating guests at night is one of the Halloween holiday traditions that delight kids and adults. Trick-or-treating kids dressed in costumes and masks come to neighbors and ask for treats. Creatively decorated front yard, stairs, front door, and entry make the trick-or-treating experience more enjoyable and exciting.

Welcoming Halloween decorating ideas help shy kids to enjoy the holiday trick-or-treating and make excited kids happier. When kids see inviting home entry decorating ideas and beautiful or funny Halloween decorations, they smile before saying Trick-or-Treat! Everybody has more fun if the entry decorating ideas help kids relax, smile, and talk.

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Pumpkins on stairs, friendly entry decorating ideas, simple homemade Halloween decorations

Whether you are celebrating Halloween or not, it is fun to add creative pumpkins to autumn door decorations. Here is the Lushome collection of inspiring ideas for decorating your front yard, walkway, stairs, and Halloween door decoration. DIY outdoor decorations are fun.

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Halloween history

The history of Halloween traditions goes back to the ancient Celtic holidays and the beliefs of the Celts. Pumpkin lights are associated with bonfires, and sacred flame Celts brought into their homes after the harvest and holiday in fall.

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Masks, costumes, and front yard Halloween decorations are associated with ghosts and fairies who came to the living people’s world and did whatever they wished during that holiday night.

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Fairies liked to pretend to be beggars and walked from house to house begging for alms. They rewarded those people who treated them well. Those who failed to honor them, they made life miserable.

House decorating ideas for trick-or-trick guests, simple welcoming entry decorating, stairs with pumpkin lights

In the old days, trick-or-treating guests, especially students, could ask for anything, sweets, apples, and alcohol. Today trick-or-treating is an activity for children.

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Halloween yard decorations

Carved pumpkin lanterns look familiar and exciting, but there are many other creative door decoration ideas for Halloween. You can use paints, rhinestones, masks, lace, markers to add a playful touch to traditional fall pumpkins. Cute witches, bats, black cats, mice, and mischievous ghosts are perfect yard decorations also.

Dancing ghosts, playful Halloween decorations

Friendly Halloween decorations, adorable pumpkins, and pumpkin lights are welcoming entryway decorating ideas that create special kids holiday atmosphere help relax and have fun.

Halloween yard decorations, ghost lanterns
Kid-friendly Halloween ideas, front door decoration with black pumpkin cats

  by Ena Russ   

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