Ghosts and ghouls, witches and zombies, while Halloween is usually a time associated with the scary, dark arts, for little ones, despite the promise of unlimited candy, it can be a less than pleasant experience. With a little help, however, some encouragement and imagination, their earliest Halloween experiences can be fun, familiar and all round memorable.
Using Disney-inspired decorations and pumpkins are just one way of introducing Halloween in a familiar, friendly way.
13 Simple Disney-inspired Halloween Pumpkin Designs
Here are thirteen simple, no-carve pumpkin designs. These are simply coloured in with markers or paint. The other option is to decorate it with cut-outs, coloured paper, jewel stickers and crowns. Easily the easiest and safest ways to decorate your pumpkin with little ones.
1. No-carve Stick-on Pumpkin Wreath
Mickey Halloween Wreath. Copy Cat from Disney World, Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party.
2. Disney Inspired Pumpkin to Celebrate Your Favourite Films
3. Friendly Skeleton Pumpkin
Made with fake pumpkins and white paint. So creative!
4. Tipsy Plastic Pumpkin Decoration
Here is a fun idea to make for Halloween this year, using shop bought plastic lanterns and with some clever arrangement and a flower pot, stick it together to make a tipsy pumpkin decoration.
5. Halloween Painted Pumpkins Collection
A more amateurish collection, here are some more Disney inspired pumpkin. Starting with Minnie Mouse Halloween Painted Pumpkin with paint and marker pen. Get some ideas for painting pumpkins at Halloween. Use of of these cute animals and characters to paint on a pumpkin.
6. Sleeping Beauty Pumpkin
Turn an ordinary pumpkin into this beautiful Sleeping Beauty Pumpkin. This Disney-inspired craft is something your little princess will enjoy creating for Halloween. Simply paint or spray pain the pumpkin shiny pink then decorate with off the shelves jewels, crystal and gem stickers. Top it off with a crown of your choice.
7. My Stitch Pumpkin
Light up the party and add a little Disney magic to your Halloween
8. Black and Red
It’s that time of year again where houses are decorated in orange and black, and various pumpkins are set on every available flat surface. Get ready to decorate your house for Halloween.
9. The Nightmare Before Christmas
Not so much pumpkins but a collection of Nightmare Before Christmas Themed decorations.
10. A collection of Disney inspired pumpkins
Here is a collection of Disney inspired pumpkins, our favourite is the Nightmare Before Christmas painted pumpkin. The Shabby Creek Cottage offers some great tips for farmhouse style decorating. These Disney inspired pumpkins will take you from Halloween town to under the sea, and all in between.
We also like the BB8 Pumpkin from the Disney Family website.
11. Disney Halloween Wreath
Disney Halloween Wreath Mickey Mouse
12. Elsa’s Crown
Elsa’s Crown – If your little one (or, err, you) still can’t get ugh of Frozen, appease her with this regal, gem-encrusted pumpkin.
13. Cinderella’s Pumpkin Carriage
Recreate Cinderella’s pumpkin carriage by using a large white pumpkin and two spray painted mini pumpkins as wheels.