Best Cricut Halloween Projects & Ideas for Beginners
Since it is never to early to start with your Cricut Halloween projects, I decided to help you with, as much as I can find, free and affordable resources.
Of course, you will need die cutting machine to make these craft projects. You can use Cricut die cutting machine or Spellbinders machine for die cutting, it is cheaper and it will do the work! So let us get started with spooky diy Halloween craft ideas.
Table of Contents
- Best Free Cricut Halloween Fonts for Die-Cutting Projects
- Cricut Coupons and Deals
- Spooky Halloween Themed Color Palette Fall 2020
- Cute Halloween Cutting Dies
- Funny Halloween Sayings for Signs and Cards
- Free Orange Scrapbook Papers
- Free Halloween Svg Cut Files
- 40+ Cricut Halloween Ideas
- Halloween Earrings and Jewelry
- How to Make a Porch Signs and Decoration with Cricut for Halloween
Best Cricut Halloween Fonts for Die-Cutting Projects
First things, first! Here are the coolest 25 free, best Halloween fonts for Cricut projects, at least in my humble opinion. Just take care, if you want to sell your spooktacular crafts for October 31st, some of these fonts are free for personal use only. Read the license…
What I love about free fonts is that they are so versatile for craft lovers and designers. You can use the to make “Happy Halloween” banner or sign, to design your scary t-shirts or svg files to cut on mugs, stickers and so on. I know that some of the fonts are a bit thin for die-cutting, but with a little bit of creativity, you can make it work. For example, you can use border on them…
- Halloween Spider
- Phantom Fingers
- Coraline's Cat
- Hallowed Grounds
- Spider Font
- Tango Macabre
- Ink And Bones
- Tree Like
- Lunacy More
- Deep Woods Initials
- Groovy Ghosties
- Bouh Bouh
If you like to have even more spooky fonts, try dingbat fonts, little ornament fonts with bats, spiders, ghosts, zombies and more. Halloween dingbat fonts will let you be even more creative. If you know how to use free software like Inkscape or Canva, you can make svg and png files to cut in your favorite die-cutting machine in no time. If your project is printable, these fonts are great for that too.
- Freaky Halloween
- Halloween Logo
- Vintage Halloween
- Helloween 2
- Halloween Two
- Monster Mash
- Pumpkins 2006
Not enough?! OK, check out more free cool fonts:
Cricut Coupons and Deals
Check out this huge sales from Cricut.com:
- Save 50% on select materials! Valid through 12/31!
- Save 50% on select accessories! Valid through 12/31!
- Cricut Joy machine starting at $169! Valid through 12/31!
- Cricut Explore Air 2 machine on sale for $179! Valid through 12/31!
- Cricut EasyPress 2 9x9 on sale for $129! Valid through 12/31!
Spooky Halloween Themed Color Palette Fall 2020
So, what are halloween colors? I believe that everyone knows Halloween themed color palette consists of orange, black, brown, purple and green, but for all of you creative people who need exact hex color codes, I got your back.
- In the top left are analogous shades of orange: #ff7f00, #ffbd0d, #e8960c, #e85a0c, #ff3f0d
- In the top right are orange, brown, black, gray and teal green: #ff7f00, #804000, #000000, #808080, #006280
- In the bottom left are orange, brown, green, teal and purple: #ff7f00, #804000, #468000, #006280, #6b0080
- In the top right are orange and brown shades: #ff7f00, #804000, #ffa64d, #805326, #cc6600
Cute Halloween Cutting Dies
You don’t have a Cricut? Don’t worry! When it comes to Halloween cutting dies for traditional cutting machines, one of the best places to find them is Spellbinders company. There you will find cute and scary pumpkins, spiders and webs, cats and wiches, houted houses and skeleton metal cutting die templates to die for (pun intended)…
Company Inlovearts also offers nice range of October 31st cutting dies, from
Funny Halloween Sayings for Signs and Cards
Usually Halloween die cutting designs demand some cute quotes to print or cut on t-shirts, mugs and so on. You will need short qoutes and catch phrases to cut on a vinyl or a paper. Here are some of the most common and funniest Halloween sayings for signs and cards.
Famous and short Halloween quotes:
- "Happy Halloween"
- "Trick or Treat"
- "Peak a Boo"
- "Boo Y'all"
- "31st October"
- "Sweet and Spooky"
- "To cute to spook"
- "Happy Haunting"
- "Creep It Real"
- "Eat, drink and be scary"
- "Hocus Pocus"
- "Enter, if you dare"
Funny quotes for witches signs:
- "Of course I can drive a stick"
- "Witch better have my candy"
- "It's just a bunch of hocus pocus"
- "Witch please"
- "I put a spell on you"
- "Witches Brew"
- "A witch lives here"
- "Drink up wiches"
- "Don't be a basic witch"
- "Witches be crazy"
- "Don't make me flip my witch switch"
- "Cheers Witches"
Free Orange Scrapbook Papers
I designed printable orange scrapbook papers as a help for fall creative efforts for crafters like myself. Beside orange, you’ll find black, purple, maroon, gray and more printable backgrounds as well. You can download them for free!
Free Halloween Svg Cut Files
You don’t want to design, but love to make cute Cricut Allhallows Eve T-shirt designs or decoration? Take a look at this ultimate source of free Halloween svg cut files ready to be downloaded and cut or printed. Most of them offers files as svg, dxf, png and jpeg. They are perfect for vinyl die cutting or as Cricut Halloween shirt ideas:
- Caluyadesign.com - shares more than 10 of theirs svg cut designs.
- Cutthatdesign.com - offers numerous scary cut files for free, you can use on mugs or t-shirts.
- 3dsvg.com - awesome resource for 3D svg cuts! They are really cute, not all of them are free, but some are.
- Lovesvg.com - offers 319 free cut files for you to choose from.
- Designsbywinther.com - use file for free or as inspiration to design your own projects.
- Thelatestfind.com - shares nice selection of adorable pumpkin cut files you can use for October 31st or Thanksgiving.
- Mypapercraze.com - cute skeleton cutting files
- Freesvgdesigns.com - really big resource of cool October 31st svg files.
- Happinessishomemade.net - cute Halloween mandala with tutorial on how to make a "trick or treat" tote bag.
- Thedesignhippo.com - another cute and free October 31st svg bundle.
40+ Halloween Cricut Ideas
Need Cricut Halloween ideas? Only your imagination is the limit! My suggestions:
- Signs - welcome, porch...
- Scary T-shirts, hoodies, sweaters
- Earrings and jewelry
- Spooky cards and cool invitations
- Cupcake toppers
- Halloween party decor - like spooky name tags
- Table decor - placemats, place cards, napkins
- Vinyl pumpkin decals
- Garlands and banners
- Halloween costumes and masks (make Cricut Halloween face mask to protect you and your family from coronavirus too. Make it fun!)
- Trick-or-treat bags
- Treat boxes
- Treat buckets
- Luminaries - paper and cardboard lanterns
- Dark and scary candle stickers
- Wall hangings
- Door hangers
- Window clings and silhouettes
- Label tags
- Party favors
- Dark wreaths full of spiders and bugs, really cool
- Horror bookmarks
- Cute gnomes
- Keychains with leather
- Vinyl Nail Decals
- Bows and headbands
- Advent calendar
- Badge reels
- Dog collar
- Zipper pouch
- Cute baby onesies
- Mugs, tumblers, cup and glass stickers
- Stickers for phone cases
- Cool underwear
Free Faux Leather Earrings SVG Templates for Halloween
Can you make earrings with a Cricut? Of course you can! Here are free svg templates for leather earrings for October 31st.
Leather earrings tutorial - If you are a beginner, this excellent Cricut Halloween earrings YouTube tutorial will help you set up everything you need for perfect earrings.
Use these adorable free svg templates for earrings or necklace pedants:
- Caluyadesign.com - 6 adorable and free die cutting earrings templates: ghosts, skulls, bats, spider web and more.
- Topfreedesigns.com - scary pumpkin teardrop earrings svg template
How to Make a Porch Signs and Decoration with Cricut for Halloween
YouTube is always my goto resource for tutorials, so here are 5 cute tutorials on how to make a porch sign and decoration with Cricut for Allhallows night.
- DIY decor - Have you ever wonder how to make a bigger project on you Cricut machine than the size of your mat? I found this fabulous YouTube tutorial really helpful.
- DIY Horror Movie Signs - some wood planks, bit of colors and vinyl with the Cricut Explore Air 2
- How To Porch Decor Trick or Treat Signs - tutorial on how to make a wood sign with cricut design
- Trich or Treat Bags - adorable 3d designs
- Porch Decor Ideas - how to design porch sign with Design Studio and make a wood sign
Now, that you know what fonts, color pallete and free svg cutting files you are going to use for your Halloween projects and how to make them with your favorite die-cutting machine, it is time to start.
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