Our minds are preoccupied by one thing — and one thing
only — in the month of October: How to have the most fun at Halloween this year. Brainstorming the coolest costume idea is obviously a big part of it, but decking out our homes in the most appropriately spooky decor is equally important.
If you're plagued by the dilemma of a small living space and an even smaller budget, we've got your back. We've scoured the corners of
Etsy — the online bastion of Halloween-themed crafts — to bring you the cutest products you can buy for under $30 that you'd actually put in your home. The best part? Many of these buys can be reused next year. Now it's up to you to throw the most memorable fright fest ever.
Etsy's Halloween trend report
, pumpkins created in lush materials are all the rage this year. These scented velvet gourds are about as glam as they get.
Your Hearts Content
Scented Velvet Pumpkins, $27.99, available at
Another trend to keep an eye out for? Decor accents in pastel color ways. It is the year of
, after all.
Ember Candle Co.
Pastel Skull Candles, $20.58, available at
Spiders are usually scary creatures, but these plates — embellished with metallic gold-tinged webs — are nothing but elegant.
The Parties That Pop
Spider Web Plate, $6.50, available at
Moulded from a real human spine, the design details on this candle are simply stunning.
Grave Digger Candles
Black Beeswax Spine Candle, $14.99, available at
These rat-shaped decals are creative — and perhaps
Cotton Ridge Emporium
Halloween Decor Wall Decal, $12, available at
Too old to go trick-or-treating? These candy corn candles are the next best thing — they even have the warm vanilla smell of the real thing.
Country Rich Creations
Candy Corn Candle, $8, available at
If you're hosting a horror movie night this year, this throw pillow is probably the most on-theme decoration you can have.
W. Francis Design
Halloween Throw Pillow, $22.59, available at
We wouldn't mind being haunted by these adorable spirits.
Ceramic Ghost, $21, available at
You can't go wrong with a classic Jack-O-Lantern candle holder — especially one that casts an amazing shadow.
Candle Holder, $19, available at
Serve your concoctions in these spooky potion containers.
Halloween Potion Bottles, $24, available at
This garland comes in pretty fall colors that will still look relevant at least 'till Thanksgiving.
Halloween Garland, $12, available at
Everyone loves a bit of confetti — especially if its pumpkin-shaped
Inviting Design Studio
Pumpkin Confetti, $8, available at
Made from vintage books, these book pumpkins can be folded up neatly when not in use.
My Whimsical Lily
Upcycled Book Pumpkin, $19, available at
Who says that having insects on your eating utensils can only be icky?
Cindy Labrecque Design
Porcelain Coffee Bowl, $16.59, available at
This handcrafted lace bat will make the prettiest Halloween window dressing.
Lace Bat, $12, available at
Matte black is a decorating trend that's seen a huge spike of interest this year, according to
. Stay on trend with this skull-shaped dispenser.
Skull Soap Dispenser, $20, available at
These fake candles make a striking centerpiece for your table. Plus, these bad boys will never burn out on you.
Faux Candles, $16, available at
Dyed with cinnamon and a variety of autumn spices, this decorative hat will smell incredible on your doorstep.
The Pumpkin Ladies
Primitive Witch Hat, $16.10, available at
Paper straws are essential to every Halloween party, and you'd better make sure they are on theme.
Paper Puff Design
Paper Straws, $4.00, available at
Add a bewitching touch to your door with these decorative shoes.
Mason Jar Decor
Primitive Halloween Witch Boots, $14, available at
These spooky cats are the
addition for your mantelpiece.
Hillbilly And Me
Cat Decor, $25.99, available at
We wouldn't mind being surveilled by these adorable rodents.
Halloween Bats, $4.80, available at
Scare your house guests straight with this gory tablecloth.
Favor Box Boutique
Bloody Handprint Table Cover, $6.99, available at
Don't be fooled by the yucky look: These candles actually have a lovely grapefruit smell.
Brain Candle, $25, available at
The best thing about these rectangular pumpkin blocks? They can be reused year after year, and the signs of wear on the paint will only add to their rustic charm.
Rustic Lane Creations
Large Wooden Pumpkins, $27.99, available at
Gold decals are a chic and temporary way to dress up your walls without overdoing it.
Kenna Sato Designs
Skull Wall Decals, $21.99, available at
The Nightmare Before Christmas
should bookmark this ASAP.
Designs by Sandrag
Halloween Light, $15.99, available at
Intergalactic pumpkins are the stylish touches you need for a grown-up Halloween fête.
Night Birds Design
Galaxy Glam Painted Pumpkin, $15, available at
These handmade tiles instantly bring fall magic to your wall without taking up too much space.
Thread And Wire Co.
Pumpkin String Art, $14, available at
Keep it simple with this mini wreath adorned by festive mini pumpkins.
Design A Wreath
Mini Halloween Wreath, $24.95, available at