21 Non-Cheesy Halloween Décor Ideas

With Halloween fast-approaching, it's officially spooky soiree season. If your holiday decorating style is a little more stylish than kitsch, we’ve rounded up some chic options that’ll give your home a touch of goth glam without going full-on haunted house.

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1. Boo Doormat

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Give your guests a wicked-ish welcome. Crate&Barrel Boo Doormat, $29.95, crateandbarrel.com 

2. Pre-Lit Bat Trees

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Get everyone feeling a little batty. Grandin Road Eerie Bat Trees, $79-$129, grandinroad.com

3. Skull Cookie Jar

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The creepiest way to grab a treat. World Market Gold Ceramic Skull Cookie Jar, $14.99, worldmarket.com

4. Black Cat Wreath

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The only time it's cute to be catty. Kirkland's Black Cat Twig Wreath, $24.99, kirklands.com

5. Skull Shot Glass

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Spooky shots! Pottery Barn Skull Shot Glass, $10.50 potterybarn.com

6. Metal Cauldron

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For a little double, double, toil and trouble vibe. Grandin Road Metal Cauldron on Stand, $89 grandinroad.com

7. Dia de los Muertos Wreath

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A door of the dead. Pier 1 Imports Dia de Los Muertos Wreath, $79.95, pier1.com

8. Pumpkin Candles

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If you love a sweet pumpkin, but don't want your whole house to smell like them (which we don't really get, but whatevs) these unscented goodies will give you the festive look without the aroma. Crate&Barrel Pumpkin Candles, Set of 3, $16.95 crateandbarrel.com

9. Faux Skulls

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Drop in a vase or scatter on a table for a skeletal surprise. Pottery Barn Mini Skull Vase Filler, Set of 6, $29.50 potterybarn.com

10. Spider String Lights

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For a little creepy, crawly mood lighting. Pottery Barn Creepy Spider String Lights, $34.50 potterybarn.com

11. Spooky Banner

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Adds a vintage touch to a classic message. Little Pumpkin Papers Spooky Banner, $24 etsy.com

12. Skull Decanter

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What's sexier than pouring a cocktail out of this? Grandin Road Jeweled Skull Decanter, $79 grandinroad.com

13. Dia de los Muertos Mantelscape

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Livens up (well, you know what we mean) a neutral fireplace. Pier 1 Imports Dia de los Muertos Mantelscape, $248.84 pier1.com

14. Urn Filler

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Such a dark and sexy way to display blood-red roses. Grandin Road Gothic Romance Urn Filler, $159 grandinroad.com

15. String Lights

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If you want to play it straight (no tell-tale orange and black or Halloween-specific shapes), the deep hue and vintage bulbs lend a dark and dreamy feel. World Market Dark Purple Edison Style 10 Bulb String Lights, $19.99 worldmarket.com

16. Skeleton Wine Glasses

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For the spookiest sips... Pottery Barn Skeleton Wine Glasses, $29.50 potterybarn.com

17. Dia de los Muertos Coasters

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Even a boring chore like keeping your tables ring-free can be festive. Pier 1 Imports Dia de los Muertos Beaded Coaster Set, $19.95 pier1.com

18. Skull

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Store this in an unassuming place and let the bloodcurdling screams begin. Pier 1 Imports Bejeweled Skull, $19.95 pier1.com

19. Light-Up Broom

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Calling all budding brujas: these are perf for a porch or dark entryway. World Market Rattan LED Battery Operated Broom, $24.99 worldmarket.com

20. Cobra Corkscrew

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Allow this slithery little creature to open up all your party vino. CB2 Coil Black Corkscrew, $16.95 cb2.com

21. Ouija Board Tray

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Okay, just for fun: a throw back way to serve up somethin' scary. Target Halloween Spirit Board Serving Tray, $20 target.com