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!

How Spirit of Children Helps Brighten the Lives of Kids in Hospitals

By |March 15th, 2019|Charitable Giving|

Spirit of Children began in 2006 as a way to bring the Spirit Halloween experience to hospitalized children across the United States and Canada. According to Steven Silverstein, CEO of Spirit Halloween, the idea got started “almost unintentionally.” That first [...]

Don’t Get Pinched: St. Patrick’s Day Outfit Ideas to Get Festive In

By |February 18th, 2019|Events, Fun Holiday Ideas|

Ah, the one holiday that everyone always forgets to mark down on their calendar. Everyone but us, that is! Don’t let the most fun holiday sneak up on you. The worst thing you could do is already have plans to [...]

Make Valentine’s Day so Good, it’s Scary!

By |February 12th, 2019|Fun Holiday Ideas, TV shows, Movies & Gaming|

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, which means it’s time to show your favorite person in the world just how much you love them! For some, that means a beautiful bouquet of flowers or a delicious box of chocolates—but [...]

Cosplay Costumes for Beginners, Enthusiasts, and Professionals

By |December 14th, 2018|Events, TV shows, Movies & Gaming|

No matter your budget or style, Spirit Halloween has cosplay options for everyone! Make any con you attend all the more fun by dressing in a way that’s comfortable for you and shows off your own unique style. Don’t be [...]

How to Throw a Holiday Whobilation: Grinch-Themed Christmas Party

By |November 13th, 2018|Fun Holiday Ideas, How Tos & DIY, TV shows, Movies & Gaming|

A Holiday Whoobie-Whaty? You may not actually be a resident of Whoville, but that doesn’t mean you can’t throw a party like one! Dress up, deck the halls, and get ready for the holiday season. Follow these tips to make [...]

#MakeupMonday: How to Apply Fangs Tutorial

By |October 29th, 2018|How Tos & DIY, Makeup Tutorials|

Want to take your vampire costume up a notch without sacrificing authenticity? Let YouTuber Giulianna Bosco (@giuliannaa) guide you through all of the different fangs we carry and how to fit and apply them yourself! Shop the look and browse [...]

#MakeupMonday: Billy Butcherson Makeup Tutorial

By |October 29th, 2018|How Tos & DIY, Makeup Tutorials|

No Hocus Pocus costume is complete without makeup that does your favorite characters justice. Beauty Influencer Courtney Little (@clittlecosmetics) will give you the rundown on how to use both cream makeup and grease makeup and when it’s better to use [...]

Win a Set of Fortnite Funko Pop Figures! You Heard Us Right!

By |October 25th, 2018|Just for Fun, TV shows, Movies & Gaming|

We know how much you love Fortnite costumes, which was why we couldn't wait to deliver the news that we're selling Fortnite Funko Pop Figures. Well, ladies and gents, the good news keeps on coming because you can now enter [...]

Halloween Decorating on a Budget

By |October 23rd, 2018|Halloween Decorating Ideas, Halloween Ideas, How Tos & DIY, Uncategorized|

If you love everything about Halloween and are celebrating on a budget, Spirit’s affordable Halloween decorations let you get totally festive without breaking the bank. Maybe you’re adorning your apartment or getting the whole family involved by turning your house [...]

DIY Halloween Decorations: Create Your Own Animatronic & Prop Experience

By |October 22nd, 2018|Halloween Decorating Ideas, Halloween Ideas, How Tos & DIY|

No matter whether you grew up in a major city or in the 'burbs, if you're a die-hard Halloween fan, chances are that you remember exactly which house had the most epic Halloween decorations (and let's face it, candy!) on [...]

#MakeupMonday: Woodland Fairy Makeup Tutorial

By |October 22nd, 2018|How Tos & DIY, Makeup Tutorials|

You can’t create your own “fairy” tale without a perfectly magical look. If you want to begin experimenting with latex appliances, this a great place to start. Beautiful influencer Ashley Feasel (@Atleeeey) will show you how simple it can be [...]

Halloween Hacks: Cocoon Skeleton

By |October 19th, 2018|Halloween Decorating Ideas, Halloween Ideas, How Tos & DIY|

Looking for some fun and simple DIY Halloween decorating hacks? We’re here to help! Create a spooky scene in just a few easy steps. Check out the outlined how-to list below, and watch the video for some inspiration! What you’ll [...]