Looking for inexpensive Halloween ideas? Want to make scary Halloween monsters for your yard? Do the words cheap, easy and free fit your budget? You can make scary monsters for your yard this Halloween with items around the house, yard and garden. Some can even be made for free. Why spend money you don’t have when you can have a simple old fashioned Halloween celebration? Decorate your yard on a budget with these cheap and easy scary Halloween monsters you make yourself.
Shepherds Hook Devil
Do you have a double shepherds hook in your yard or garden? Notice how the hooks protrude like arms and the top might be a head? With a little imagination, it could be a scary devil or other Halloween monster for your yard. Simply place a cheap scary devil (or other) mask over the top of the hook. “dress” your devil with an old black Halloween cape or just an old long coat from the closet. Poke a devil’s fork, scythe, or other accessory into the ground next to your devil. What an easy way to make a Halloween yard monster!
Skeleton on a Cross
Got some old wood or some branches lying around? Fashion a cross and pound it into the ground. You can form the cross and use nails or wrap a string around to hold it in the shape of a cross. Now take a fake skeleton from the Halloween store and bind him to the cross. Presto! You’ve got a cheap and easy scary Halloween monster for your yard.
You know that old witch crash thing you bought years ago? That joke is getting a little old, right? How about turning your witch crash into a flying witch? This cheap scary Halloween monster just takes a few seconds to put together. Just fold your witchy pooh in half and staple gun her dress to each side of an old broom. Now hang her from her hat in the trees. To stabilize her in one direction, drill a hole in the broom handle for a second hanging string.
Most Halloween dress up boxes contain a black cape and a Dracula mask. You can make a really cheap and easy scary Halloween monster for your yard. Just stuff a black trash bag with leaves for the body. Dress the body in the cape. Stuff and pin the mask to the body. Now take a stake shaped stick and plunge it into Dracula’s heart. Don’t forget the fake blood or ketchup around the wound. As long as you have all the supplies on hand, all these scary yard monsters are completely free.