I wouldn't go this far, but this is pretty cool :) >>> Harry Potter-inspired potions chandelier. When I'm a "grown-up" and have a house with my big sci-fi/fantasy display room, this is going to hang from the ceiling.
A spooky candle display without any fire danger: Wrapping paper tubes, paper towel tubes and TP tubes, hot glue for the 'drips', all painted with a flat black spray paint, and battery operated tea lights. Use the BLACK battery-operated tea lights
How to Make a Halloween Jack-O'-Totem - Add some personality to your entry and welcome trick-or-treaters with a pumpkin topiary in the shape of a totem pole. All it takes is a few faux pumpkins, basic craft supplies and a little imagination.