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Your Kids Will Love These $10 No-carve Pumpkin Decorating Kits

Posted at 2:15 PM, Aug 16, 2019

The season of spooky ghosts and goblins is upon us — and with it comes the season of getting pumpkin guts everywhere while trying to carve a jack-o’-lantern.

While the ooey-gooey mess can be part of the fun with carving jack-o’-lanterns, if you’d rather your kids stay clean when decorating pumpkins this year, you may want to look into picking up some pumpkin-decorating kits that require no slicing or scooping.

Target has some pumpkin-decorating kits that will turn your pumpkins into works of art — without all the cutting and sloppiness that come along with pumpkin carving.


The kits are available for only $10 and they feature ghoulish faces, silly expressions and cute characters, like superheroes and Paw Patrol. You’ll definitely be able to find a kit your child will love.

Take a look at just some of the kits available at Target.

The Nightmare Before Christmas Jack Skellington Pumpkin Decorating Kit

While this will work on any orange pumpkin, you might first want to paint it white with the included small tub of paint, and then insert the push-ins and you have a Jack Skellington jack-o’-lantern for Halloween!


Batman Pumpkin Decorating Kit

If you have any superhero fans at home, you’ll need this Batman pumpkin-decorating kit. The kit includes gray paint and a sponge brush for coloring the pumpkin, plus a head, chest logo, two arms and a cape to insert into the pumpkin.


Disney Cinderella Pumpkin Decorating Kit

This Cinderella-themed decorating kit includes blue paint for covering the pumpkin, plus an image of Cinderella riding in the carriage, wheels and other decorative details.


Paw Patrol Marshall Pumpkin Decorating Kit

How adorable is this Paw Patrol Marshall pumpkin kit?! You’ll paint your pumpkin red for this one, as the pumpkin serves as Marshall’s body, and then insert his head and four legs.


Wonder Woman Pumpkin Decorating Kit

This Wonder Woman pumpkin kit comes with gold paint so you can prepare the pumpkin to transform into the warrior Diana! Once the pumpkin is painted, insert the arms, head and iconic Wonder Woman logo piece to complete the look.


If you’d rather spend less than $10, you can also find less detailed $3 kits including a black cat, unicorn, witch and dragon. These kits are currently listed on Target’s website as “coming soon.”


Will you be forgoing pumpkin-carving this year for a less-messy Halloween pumpkin kit?

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