Top 5 Intricate Jack-O’-Lantern Patterns That Are Actually Easy To Carve

A Jack-O’-Lantern is one of the most iconic elements of Halloween, and now is the time to get started on carving your Jack-O’-Lantern for the holidays. Although you could go with a basic toothy smile, why not do something a little different this year?

Many online designs are complicated, or at least seem that way. We found some intricate looking pumpkin patterns that are actually really easy to execute. With any of these simple designs, you’ll surely have the best Jack-O’-Lantern on the block!

5.) Spiderweb Pumpkin

This Jack-O’-Lantern looks pretty intricate, but it’s easy to make if you follow these instructions.

Visit Women’s Day for a complete tutorial on this design.

4.) Spooky Bat Tree

This Jack-O’-Lantern features a scary scene. A scary tree stands with bare branches and a colony of bats flying around it. Here’s how to make it:

For step-by-step instructions, check out Celebrating Halloween.

3.) Twinkling Dots Jack-O’-Lantern

The twinkling dots Jack-O’-Lantern looks elaborate, but it is very easy to carve if you follow these steps:

Find the complete tutorial for this Jack O’ Lantern at Country Living.

2.) Spooky Skeleton Hands

Trick or Treaters will think that the walking dead are waking up in your lawn when they stumble upon these spooky skeleton Jack-O’-Lanterns. You will need two pumpkins for these Jack O’ Lanterns. Choose a taller one for the base and a smaller one to go on top, and then follow these easy instructions:

For a complete tutorial on cutting this design, check out this article.

1.) Mason Jar Fireflies

This Jack-O’-Lantern design pays tribute to the magic of summer, and is so simple to carve!

Visit this site for the complete tutorial and to see the finished design.


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