Original Illustration by Stephanie DeAngelis
It’s officially mid-October, and you know what that means: We’re in Halloween countdown mode. Now is the time to find the perfect costume and figure out how to give your home a mini makeover for your trendiest Halloween party to date. Luckily, for those of us who love to get in the spirit of Halloween but don’t love the cheese factor of fake spider webs and jack-o’-lanterns, there are plenty of chic Halloween décor options out there. And when it comes to creating a frightfully fashionable home space, it’s all in the styling. Try arranging dark, dreamy accents together for a haute Halloween, then mix objects throughout to give your home an enchanted look all year long. It’s really all about taking a more modern approach with chic-to-death Halloween décor that looks great any time of year.
Looking for stylish thrills? Click through for 17 Halloween décor finds to cast a spell on your home that will last year-round.
Black-on-black décor is chic all year long, and this sleek new take on a steer head skull is to die for.
There’s something mysterious and intriguing about the knowing eyes of a Fornasetti plate, making it a perfect choice for understated, en-vogue gothic vibes.
This brass skull is the definition of shiny, spooky sophistication.
Need a hand? This giant Lucite version adds a smoky, seductive touch to any tabletop.
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This chair is equal parts devilish, furry, and fabulous.
It wouldn’t be Halloween without a well-placed pop of bright orange. Try using this tray to display your tricks and treats.
Every home deserves an alluring matte black moment, regardless of the occasion.
Apples may be the official fruit of fall, but I’d happily bob for bourbon-scented candles any day of the year.
A marble skull cheese board serves guests with polish and edge.
Get to the point: The sharp appeal of this spiky black box makes it the perfect piece of décor to display on October 31.
This black diamond pendant has a subtly scary spider-like geometric shape—perfect for hanging out on Halloween.
If the “Time Warp” is your Halloween anthem, try this warped vase for a little bit of year-round supernatural flair.
This jet-black leather accent chair needs no costume to be voted best dressed at your masquerade ball.
It’s no easy task to make orange and black look chic together, which is why this pepper grinder makes a stylish, versatile addition to your dining room well beyond October.
A coffee table book about the master director behind classic horror and suspense films makes a thrilling accent for guests to admire.
For the darkly entertaining dining room with macabre undertones, this frilly peacock candelabra soars.
Don’t be surprised if your guests go a little wild when you give your home its very own full moon.
What’s your favorite piece of chic Halloween décor? Share your tricks below!