halloween is only a few days away and there’s nothing more fun then decorating for this haunted holiday, especially when hosting a costume party! here’s some eerily amusing ideas and diy projects to add some spooky spirit to your home this weekend.

{a} cook up your own bites with vamped up southern recipes from the true blood: eats, drinks, and bites from bon temps, available on amazon; {b} surprise trick-or-treaters by packing sweets into these retro halloween loot bags, 20% off today from shop sweet lulu; {c} cover up existing beverage labels with these hocus pocus-inspired tonic labels, by martha stewart, available on blue moon scrapbooking; {d} set a chilling tone to your halloween bash by mailing out severed finger party invites, diy instructions by martha stewart; {e} hang the donuts for the traditional donut eating contest with this black and silver baker’s twine, by knot and bow; {f} upcycle old glass bottles into bold candy corn painted vases, diy instructions available on the swell life{g} string up some ghoulish vintage halloween garland for your monster mash, by robin romain.