Bring the Green to Halloween With These DIY Macrame Pumpkin Planter Ideas

Just because it’s Halloween and everyone is talking about the un-dead that does not mean you can’t bring some  green life into your spooky decor.  Keep up those summer plant love vibes with these adorable macrame Halloween hanging basket ideas.  I’ve rounded up a few of my favorites!

Hanging spider web pumpkin planter by Vickie Howell

Webbed Hanging Planter – I am smitten as a black kitten with this webbed pumpkin planter by my friend Vickie Howell of The Knit Show.  She did this adorable project for Joann (there is even a video).

DIY hanging pumpkin planter made with macrame and eyeball beads by Jennifer Perkins

Macrame With Eyeballs Hanging Halloween Planter – This guy was part of a series I did for the DIY Network about Halloween Horticulture.  You could skip the beads when you macrame, but when they look like eyeballs why would you?

Pink macrame hanging pumpkin halloween planter by Kailo Chic

A Pink Macrame Pumpkin Planter – Leave it to my girl Kailo Chic to make her pumpkin pink.  Nobody said Halloween colors had to be only orange and black.  Go check out all her adorable Halloween DIY ideas.

Dyed jute macrame planter for a Halloween pumpkin hanging basket by Jennifer Perkins

Dyed Jute Macrame Planter – No interest in learning macrame?  That’s ok, you don’t have to.  Did you know you can easily dye ready made jute hanging basket holders?  Just add a pumpkin, I did!

Macrame hanging gourds and pumpkins by Fall for DIY

DIY Macrame Hanging… Pumpkins (& Squash) – Nobody said you have to put a plant in your hanging gourds.  Take a cue from the clever folks at Fall for DIY and just hang solid squash and pumpkins.  Plus these will look adorable well Thanksgiving!


Creative ideas for hanging a pumpkin planter with macrame on

It’s hard to pick a favorite – they are all so cute and clever.  Maybe I’ll make a pink pumpkin hanging in a web with eyeball beads.  The best of all the crafty options!


Want more Halloween Horticulture Ideas?  Keep Reading!


Teal pumpkin plants and planters for Halloween by Jennifer Perkins

Teal Pumpkin Planter – This cute set up was part of an article I wrote for HGTV called Stylish DIY Ways to Decorate a Teal Pumpkin This Halloween.  Oh and I have an article on DIY Network for Making Felt Halloween Masks for Thrift Store Art.

How to make Halloween themed drip pots.

Halloween Drip Pots – I like my crafts quick and this one is just that.  Spill paint, dry, plant, BOOM!  Oh and over on DIY Network I have a non-Halloween How to Make Drip-Paint Pots article.

Halloween air planters with decoupaged doilies by Jennifer Perkins

Hanging Halloween Air Plants –  These hanging air plants were part of a series I did for the DIY Network called 10 Creative Ways to Use Doilies and Lace for Halloween.



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