30 Best No Carve Pumpkin Ideas So Easy To Recreate

Do you have no carving skills? Don’t worry! You can easily give your jack-o’-lantern an eerie or cheerful makeover with these 27 Cool No-carve Pumpkin Fall Decorating Ideas. Let’s get started!

Best No Carving Pumpkin Ideas. Decorating for fall and Halloween using pumpkins is fun! No carving skills or tools are needed to recreate any of these ideas. #decorhomeideas
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Decorating for fall is not only putting a fall wreath on your front door. There are plenty of other great decorations and using pumpkins is also fun and easy.

1.Glitter Pumpkin Topiary

Glitter Pumpkin Topiary #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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Glitter is always a great idea! These large pumpkins certainly sparkle with a splash of orange and black glitter spray.

DIY project details: adiamondinthestuff.com

2. Marbled Indigo Pumpkins

DIY Marbled Indigo Pumpkins #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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These exquisite mini white pumpkins which are taking a marbling treatment is one of my most favorite pumpkin painting ideas!

DIY Project Details: aliceandlois.com

3. Painted Pumpkins

No-Carve Pumpkin Ideas Painted #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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Are you desperately searching for timeless no-carve pumpkin ideas? The zig-zag trend is still pretty omnipresent as far as patterns go — and these snappy pumpkins seriously nail it.

4. DIY Elsa Pumpkin

DIY Elsa Pumpkin No Carve Ideas #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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Last year, I wanted to surprise my 6-year-old princess with some creative no-carve pumpkin decorating ideas for Helloween. So I found this glitter pumpkin made with glitter blast, faux crystals, and snowflakes. She was completely stunned by the result as she is Disney Elsa’s biggest fan!

DIY Project Details: apumpkinandaprincess.com

5. Melted Crayon Pumpkin

Melted Crayon Pumpkin Decoration #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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The drip art (also known as crayon art) is very popular nowadays for realizing DIY Halloween pumpkin ideas.

Take a look at the Dream a Little Bigger blog for some inspiration!

DIY Project Details: dreamalittlebigger.com

6. Drip Painting Pumpkins

Drip painting pumpkins #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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Trust me, your kids gonna love the messy drip painting pumpkins more than any other no-carve pumpkin ideas for kids. So please include them in the crafting process.

DIY Project Details: momdot.com

7. DIY Pumpkin Decor With Fabrics

DIY Pumpkins With Fabrics #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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Here is an idea how to create your own DIY no-carve pumpkin ideas for the season using only Mod Podge and some cool fabrics!

You would be surprised by the result!

DIY Project Details: plaidonline.com

8. Balloon Dipped Pumpkins

Balloon dipped pumpkins #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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I’ll share a secret with you one of the spicy pumpkins no carve decorating ideas – for a pop of color, gride the ends off some old opaque balloons (about 11 inches for mini pumpkins, larger for the ones), and stretch around the pumpkin bases.

DIY Project Details: papernstitchblog.com

9. DIY Sequin Polka Dot Pumpkin

DIY Polka Dot Pumpkin #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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There are tons of pumpkin decorating ideas out there that show us the Halloween decor can be cheerful and welcoming instead of spooky and scary. Here is one of them!

DIY Project Details: sugarandcloth.com

10. No-Carve Emoji Pumpkins

No-carve emoji pumpkins #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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The emoji pumpkins make me smile every time I look at this picture! Bring the positive vibe at your home by re-creating this happy faces.

DIY Project Details: cutefetti.com

11. Let’s Paint Them

Painted No-Carve Pumpkins #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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Cling some temporary tattoos to your mini white pumpkins. Join a ring of floral elements together to achieve this botanical look.

Add some gold glitter for a more expensive look. 

12. Simple Quotes

DIY Quotes Pumpkins #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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You should definitely add this to your list of fun no-carve pumpkin decorating ideas.

Materials needed:

Pun Printables
Different size Pumpkins
Craft Paint
Tattoo Paper
Paper Towel

DIY Project Details: studiodiy.com

13. Pumpkin Zoo

Pumpkin Zoo No-Carve Ideas #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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Among all Helloween pumpkin ideas, there are some that will make your decoration one-of-a-kind. How cute are these little guys, huh?!

14. Chalk Painted Pumpkins

Chalk Painted Pumpkins #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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Finish off your one-color painted pumpkins with a chalk sign for a look that is much easier than carving.

DIY Project Details: linenlaceandlove.com

15. Watercolor Pumpkins

DIY Watercolor pumpkins #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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Looking for cute no-carve pumpkin decorating ideas? You got it!

Materials needed:

1. Plastic craft pumpkins
2. White spray paint
3. Watercolor Paints
4. A roll of kitchen paper
5. Sponges
6. Sealant

DIY Project Details: linesacross.com

16. Witch Pumpkin

Witch Pumpkin No-Carve Ideas #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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Accessorize your jack-o’-lanterns with cool bewitching DIY masks, black witch hats, or pieces of batty fabrics.

Thanks to these unique pumpkin carving ideas, you will have the spookiest Halloween decoration in the neighborhood!  😀

DIY Project Details: apumpkinandaprincess.com

17. Magnolia Pumpkin

DIY Magnolia Pumpkin #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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A solid part of the pumpkin decorating no-carve ideas on the internet are not Halloween styled but more related to the upcoming fall…such as this one on the picture above!

This DIY magnolia pumpkin, made by Lolly Jane, is so refined and stylish, I just want it in my living room!

DIY Project Details: lollyjane.com

18. Giant Spider Pumpkin Decor

Giant Spider Pumpkin Decor #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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The personalized Halloween decoration is one of the ageless ‘no carve scary pumpkin ideas’.

Add a fake big black spider on top of it for a more spooky terrifying look.  😯 This one is also a great fall front porch decoration.

19. Owl’s Pumpkins

Owl Pumpkins Decoration #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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My family is a big fan of the no-carve owl pumpkin ideas. That’s why I decided to add this “sugar skull” owl band to my collection of 27 no-carve pumpkin decorating ideas.

DIY Project Details: lilblueboo.com

20. No-Carve Copper Pumpkins

No-Carve Copper Pumpkins #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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Think how pretty these white mini pumpkins would look gathered in a bowl or lined up in your front window. Simplicity is more than enough sometimes. Could be used as a Thanksgiving centerpieces.

DIY Project Details: lovelyindeed.com

21. Painted Dots Decor

Painted dots Pumpkin #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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This DIY project is very simple – you are basically making little rows of painted dots on the surface of your mini white pumpkins.

💡 Add this to your list of easy no carve pumpkin ideas!

DIY Project Details: abeautifulmess.typepad.com

22. Decoupage Lace Pumpkin

Decoupage Lace Pumpkin #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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Floral laces encircling a white pumpkin make a graphic statement.

This is one of the most suitable ‘no carve pumpkin decorating ideas for kids’ as it is easy and you can teach your kiddos how to do decoupage. Absolutely stunning DIY fall craft idea.

DIY Project Details: kellyelko.com

23. Neon Paint Dipped Pumpkins

Neon Paint Dipped Pumpkins #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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This DIY pumpkin project is so 80’s!

Materials you need:

  • Pumpkins in different size
  • White spray paint
  • Neon paint
  • Paintbrush

DIY Project Details: anightowlblog.com

24. Bean Pumpkin

DIY Bean Pumpkin No Carve Ideas #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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Looking for some more ‘easy no-carve pumpkin decorating ideas’ as you suffer from lack of free time?

Then this bean pumpkin project will definitely free up your creativity and allow you to do something beautiful for a short time.

DIY Project Details: mumsmakelists.com

25. Log Pumpkins

Painted Log Pumpkins #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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These funny-looking pumpkins will welcome every trick-or-treater who is planning to pass by your house this Halloween.

DIY Project Details: agirlandagluegun.com

26. Word Find Pumpkin

Word find chalkboard pumpkin #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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Why don’t you transform a large orange pumpkin into a family board game?

Surely, one of the best pumpkin no-carve ideas of all times!

Materials you’ll need:

faux pumpkin

chalkboard paint



DIY Project Details: thistlewoodfarms.com

27. Braided Denim Pumpkin

Braided Denim Pumpkin #pumpkin #falldecor #nocarve #homedecor #decorhomeideas
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I want to finish my collection of no-carve pumpkin decorating ideas with this DIY matted denim pumpkin project.

All you need is a pair of old useless jeans and some inspiration!  😉

DIY Project Details: aprettyhappyhome.com

28. Pumpkin Witch

No-Carve Pumpkin Witch
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You can make a miniature witch’s hat out of scrapbook paper, add rolled paper flowers and adhesive vinyl eyes and you’ll have the cutest Halloween witch without carving!

DIY Project Details: thecraftpatchblog.com

Wish your guests a happy Halloween this year with one of the creative no carving pumpkin ideas that I just showed you! Hope you enjoyed!  😎  See ya later  🙂

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Ivo is the owner of Decorhomeideas.com – he started the site back in 2013, when he was still working in a Home Decor company, but the passion for interior design and decorations lead to creating the site and following his own dream of creating a great Home Decor, DIY and Gardening online-magazine. EXPERTISE: Landscaping, Interior Design, Gardening, DIYer, Home Decor, Engineering, LOCATION: New York, USA TITLE: Chief Editor FOLLOW IVO IV on LinkedIn