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Updated on Nov 1, 2018. Posted on Oct 11, 2015

17 Subtle Ways To Make Your Home Creepy AF

Love what you've done with the place!

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1. Make an eye-catching bouquet.

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Oh hey! Check out how to do it here.

2. Create the illusion of a poltergeist.

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Haunting a pillow has got to be the comfiest ghost job there is. Get it here.

3. Make your own potion bottles.

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Be prepared to whip up a witch's brew at a moment's notice. Learn how here.

4. Cast a spooky forest shadow with a chandelier of branches.

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Check out the Hilden & Diaz design here, and watch how to make one yourself here.

5. Light some candles for ambiance.

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Warm, sticky candles. Find it them on Etsy.

6. Make an eerie ghost out of chickenwire.

Create a haunting specter for day and night. Learn how to do it here.

7. Serve guests a scary message in glow-in-the-dark frosting.

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"I see you!" Learn how to make it here.

8. Or offer them a fresh cup of blood.

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Don't worry, it's actually red velvet hot chocolate. Which is awesome.

9. Keep your severed heads nice and fresh.

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Cooking class gone horribly wrong. Learn how to make it here.

10. Display your collection of pickled organs.

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Specimens from every species. Here's how to make them.

11. Replace all bowls with hollowed-out dolls.

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Nothing out of the ordinary here! Learn to make it here.

12. Keep the bathroom well stocked.

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...with blood-stained towels. Some paint or food dye should do the trick.

13. And keep your fingers clean!

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With finger-shaped soap, naturally. Get 'em here.

14. Cover a room in painter's cloth, and don't forget the creepy child mannequin.

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Just some redecorating, you know, sprucing the place up! White spray paint and a toddler-size mannequin will get the job done.

15. Invest in an Undead Ted.

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Omg the kids will love him. Check 'em out here.

16. Hang a body in the coat closet.

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Learn to make these bodies on a budget here.

17. And discourage folks from leaving the seat up.

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Lipstick? Or Blood? OR BLOODY LIPSTICK?!

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