21 Clever Ways to Decorate Faux Pumpkins with paint, flowers, shells, crayons, and more.

I love decorating with pumpkins. Unfortunately, the hot California weather isn’t pumpkin friendly. So, any sort of pumpkin carving is out of the question for long term fall decorating. In fact, real carved pumpkins only last a day here before it starts to get mushy and grow mold. Thank goodness most craft and dollar stores carry faux pumpkins that are easy to transform into impressive fall decor with little effort. Here are 21 of my favorite clever ways to decorate faux pumpkins.

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21 Clever Ways to Decorate Faux Pumpkins

20 Clever Ways to Decorate Faux Pumpkins

20+ Clever Ways to Decorate Faux Pumpkins

20 Clever Ways to Decorate Faux Pumpkins

20+ Clever Ways to Decorate Faux Pumpkins

20+ Clever Ways to decorate faux pumpkins

20+ Clever Ways to decorate faux pumpkins

21 clever ways to decorate with faux pumpkins

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  1. I never knew there were so many different ways to decorate pumpkins! I absolutely love these ideas! So many cute ones I especially love the one with the book pages on it!

  2. I honestly never thought about decorating faux pumpkins before. I Love that you shared these 21 clever ways, because it’s a wide enough range of options to suit any decor taste 🙂

  3. I love all the creativity with these pumpkins! I remember when we used to just carve them and that was it. Love all the cool ideas these days 🙂

  4. Those are great pumpkin decoration ideas. Not a big fan of jack o lanterns so these are perfect for us. Also, thanks for the linky. I can’t wait to check out the other posts there.