Wednesday Sep 27 2023
This Halloween season, you’re in for a treat – tricked out front porches and outdoor decor ideas! The locally owned shops at Gardner Village have pulled out all the decorating stops to set the ‘Ween scene before you ever set a pointed shoe inside. The following porch pretties are definitely ones you'll want to see in person to truly appreciate.
Hop aboard our broomstick and enjoy this flyover of some very imaginative fright sights.
The corn stalk columns outside of Lulu's Boutique add awesome fall texture for Halloween and beyond.
Those lucky enough to have window boxes or planters of any sort can occupy the now-vacant autumn space with a Halloween setting. The dark blooms at Seven Gables Mercantile add the perfect spooky touch!
Adding to the ambiance, Simply Flowers paired their planter boxes with wreaths on the shutters.
Leave it to Simply Flowers to pull out all the stops with several frightful friends on display.
Speaking of creepy gal pals, look at the creepy couple who set up shop outside of A Great Escape.
If the planter approach has is still on your mind but you're without window boxes of flower containers, this idea outside of The Train Shoppe is going to make your day. Transform plastic cauldrons into the cutest Halloween hanging baskets ever!
A holiday is always made better with garlands. This darlin' garland made of yarn outside of Willow Hill Yarn Company is full of personality. You can even stop in and get all the supplies to make your own at home.
The international inspo behind the Wanderlust gnomes garland is something sweet. With candy corn hats, how can you go wrong?!
Boda Boutique takes the garland game to the next level with a layered assortment of stringed things.
Of course, it's the bats in flight are what really take their decorating to new heights.
Willow Hill reminds us that floor fun should not be overlooked. Their layered floormats really roll out a seasonal welcome! And this layered look is complete with a glowing special effect. Okay, so it's merely sunlight. Doesn't make it any less on-point for this ghostie-good look!
Our independent business owners never cease to amaze us with their creativity. The moth collection that calls Willow Hill's exterior home really is a marvelous addition!
Finally, we'll leave you with Soulstice Day Spay and Salon, where they brought the inside out. From an A-SPA-thecary to witchy pedis and face-masked pumpkins, they prove anybody can relax and unwind at this popular Village spot.
Time to pick your porch poison? Which idea has you the most excited to create? Each perfect portchy potion has a decorative ingredient that’s sure to inspire. Stop by and take in every detail for yourself this WitchFest season. Beyond being inspiring, you'll find plenty of photo ops around every turn!
Speaking of… learn more about this year’s WitchFest here.