Decorating & Costume Ideas

Welcome to the official Spirit Halloween blog! If you’re looking for Halloween ideas, Halloween costumes, DIY projects, holiday decorating ideas, or info about your favorite TV shows and movies, you’ve come to the right place. It’s so much fun to read, it’s scary! We’ll give you tips on how to decorate for your favorite holidays,  provide you with near limitless Halloween costume ideas for kids, adults and couples, show you spooky DIY Halloween party ideas and so much more. DYING to read about a specific topic? Want to share your pictures with us? Email us now at Spiritblog@spirithalloween.com. Happy haunting!

#MakeupMonday: Supergirl Makeup Tutorial

By |October 15th, 2018|How Tos & DIY, Makeup Tutorials|

Although this completed makeup look seems like it was super complicated, YouTuber Kayleigh Thomas (@ForeverYours0727) will show you how simple it can be. Mixing glam makeup with a bit of flesh liquid latex will give your Supergirl costume—or any costume [...]

Spirit Goes to NYCC: Our Fave NY Comic Con Costumes

By |October 13th, 2018|Halloween Ideas, Just for Fun, TV shows, Movies & Gaming, Uncategorized|

Comic Con may be over and the Javits Center is no longer buzzing with excitement, but we’re still GEEKING out over the amazing fan moments we had at New York Comic Con 2018. From epic Fortnite skins and Overwatch cosplay [...]

7 Simple Halloween Costume Ideas for 2018

By |October 10th, 2018|Halloween Costume Ideas, Halloween Ideas|

Whether you’re planning ahead and want to keep it simple or looking for a last-minute Halloween costume, Spirit has plenty of options that are both budget-friendly and easy to put together. They still let you show off your festive side, [...]

Best Couples Halloween Costumes for 2018!

By |October 9th, 2018|Halloween Costume Ideas, Halloween Ideas, TV shows, Movies & Gaming|

Halloween is quickly approaching, but you and your boo still need the perfect couples costume for the big night! With so many options, you may be at a loss for which couples costume is the perfect choice to put the [...]

Official Fortnite Funko Pop! Figures Have Landed at Spirit Halloween

By |October 9th, 2018|Halloween Decorating Ideas, TV shows, Movies & Gaming|

Our Fortnite announcements just keep on coming, and we know that you’re just as excited as we are! We know just how passionate Fortnite fans can be, so we make sure to keep our awesome collection growing so you can [...]

#MakeupMonday: How to Apply Different Kinds of Fake Blood Makeup Tutorial

By |October 8th, 2018|How Tos & DIY, Makeup Tutorials|

Want to add some blood to your look but not sure which type you are? YouTuber Giulianna Bosco (@giuliannamaria) goes through 5 different kinds in her step-by-step makeup tutorial, so you can see which blood type is the perfect choice [...]

Fan-Appreciation Friday: Your Pics Are To Die For!

By |October 5th, 2018|Halloween Costume Ideas, Halloween Decorating Ideas, Halloween Ideas, Just for Fun|

We’re back for Fan-Appreciation Friday! And you know what that means—more awesome pictures from you! We love seeing what creative and even hilarious things you post on social media, so we rounded up a few of the best. Scroll down [...]

2018’s Best Halloween Costume Ideas for Adults

By |October 2nd, 2018|Halloween Costume Ideas, Halloween Ideas, TV shows, Movies & Gaming|

Summer has come and gone, and cooler weather brings with it rising shadows and all things that go bump in the night. Leaves will begin to fall, only for the howling wind to rustle them up once more. Fall is [...]

#MakeupMonday: Scarecrow Makeup Tutorial

By |October 1st, 2018|How Tos & DIY, Makeup Tutorials|

This look will scare away even the toughest crows (or adults!) on Halloween night. Beauty influencer Ashley Feasel (@Atleeeey) will walk you through how to re-create this horrifying scarecrow makeup using a single special effects appliance and just a little [...]

Happy Fan-Appreciation Friday: Your pics KILLED it!

By |September 28th, 2018|Halloween Costume Ideas, Halloween Ideas, Just for Fun, Uncategorized|

Halloween costume trends come and go, but there's one thing that's remained unchanged over the past 35 years: we love our fans SO much, it's scary! That's why we're declaring every Friday leading up to Halloween as "Fan-Appreciation Friday". Are [...]

Best Kids’ Halloween Costumes for 2018

By |September 27th, 2018|Halloween Costume Ideas, Halloween Ideas, TV shows, Movies & Gaming|

Halloween is approaching quickly, and all of the most popular costumes are going to be really difficult to find before you know it! Don’t be that parent who waits until the last minute—let your child dress up and trick-or-treat in [...]

First-Ever Fortnite Costume & Décor Collection at Spirit Halloween

By |September 24th, 2018|Halloween Costume Ideas, Halloween Ideas, TV shows, Movies & Gaming|

Calling all Fortnite fanatics! Grab some slurp juice and post up by the cozy campfire for this next big announcement! We’re pumped about the launch of Fortnite Battle Royale Season 6 (not to mention their recent one-year anniversary) and can’t [...]

Spirit Halloween 2018 In-Store Experiences

By |September 20th, 2018|Halloween Decorating Ideas, Halloween Ideas|

Our stores are starting to open and thousands of guests across the country are beginning to experience our unique animatronic displays and exclusive Halloween décor for the first time this year. It’s no secret: Our Halloween specialists work tirelessly each [...]

Pumpkin-Carving Ideas for Halloween 2018 Competitions

By |September 11th, 2018|Halloween Decorating Ideas, Halloween Ideas, How Tos & DIY|

Halloween 2018 is right around the corner and we are so excited to celebrate! Pumpkin carving is a huge part of Halloween tradition, and here at Spirit Halloween, we have all the supplies you’ll need to create the perfect pumpkin [...]

How to Use a Fog Machine and More Commonly Asked Questions

By |September 5th, 2018|Halloween Decorating Ideas, Halloween Ideas, How Tos & DIY|

How to Use a Fog Machine for Your Scary Halloween Decorations The Halloween experts at Spirit are here to educate you on how to use a fog machine indoors or outdoors, so you can scare your neighbors and guests by [...]

More Funko Figures = More Fun At Spirit Halloween

By |August 27th, 2018|Just for Fun, TV shows, Movies & Gaming|

We’re so happy to announce that Spirit Halloween is now carrying even more officially licensed Funko Figures! Our collection is growing and we can’t wait to show you what just hit our shelves. It’s time for all of you loyal [...]

Mythical Unicorn Costume Ideas for Magical Moms and Dads!

By |August 22nd, 2018|Halloween Costume Ideas, Halloween Ideas|

Unicorns ARE real and we’re here to prove it! Our team of unicorn experts here at Spirit has spent countless hours tracking down and studying these mythical creatures in the wild… We’ve traversed forests, scaled mountains, and followed rainbows all [...]