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101 Pumpkin carving ideas

#1/101: Pineapple pearing
#1/101: Pineapple pearing
Look like the ultimate pumpkin carving master with this shaved and carved pineapple creation.
#2/101: Little Mermaid
#2/101: Little Mermaid
Do you have a love for Disney? Then go under the sea with Ariel's beautiful facial outline.
#3/101: Pumpkin selfie
#3/101: Pumpkin selfie
Who needs a selfie on social media when you can carve a selfie. Wink at the camera and carve away for the ultimate masterpiece.
#4/101: Monster-tastic
#4/101: Monster-tastic
What's more scarier than a monster? Nothing. Carve this little creature out for instant screams.
#5/101: Lady in waiting
#5/101: Lady in waiting
Create a beautiful lady in waiting to greet your tick-or-treater's at the door. This pumpkin design is made with paint and a few carvings for a unique design.
#6/101: Little creer
#6/101: Little creer
Turn your tiny pumpkin's into little criers! And don't forget the giant schnoz for a dramatic effect.
#7/101: Fishie out of water
#7/101: Fishie out of water
Ever notice the pumpkin's resemblance to a fish bowl? This carver did! Add a fish jumping out of water for a fun look.
#8/101: Snickering ghost
#8/101: Snickering ghost
A traditional staple of Halloween, the snickering ghost is a sure win for any pumpkin design.
#9/101: Evil face
#9/101: Evil face
Another traditional look is this evil faced pumpkin. Big eyes and an evil zig zag smile makes this guy someone to fear.
#10/101: This one's for the birds
#10/101: This one's for the birds
A great Halloween movie tribute, we'll give this pumpkin to The Birds.
#11/101: Terrifying tiger
#11/101: Terrifying tiger
If you saw this guy in the wild, you would probably be terrified. So why not add him to the face of a pumpkin.
#12/101: Halloween house
#12/101: Halloween house
A simple idea, but difficult design; this Halloween house is awesome for any pumpkin's surface.
#13/101: Hoot hoot
#13/101: Hoot hoot
Give your visitor's a hoot with this intricate owl design.
#14/101: Day of the Dead
#14/101: Day of the Dead
A Day of the Dead design on a white pumpkin couldn't look any more frightening on Halloween night.
#15/101: Lady vampire
#15/101: Lady vampire
Pay tribute to the fear that a lady vampire can bring with this fun carve.
#16/101: Growling guy
#16/101: Growling guy
Growl and grumble at guests with this guy sitting on your doorstep.
#17/101: Kitty play
#17/101: Kitty play
Have fun with this cute little kitty playing on and on top of a silly pumpkin.
#18/101: Dancing flame
#18/101: Dancing flame
Let your flame dance the night away with this delicate pumpkin.
#19/101: Breaking Bad
#19/101: Breaking Bad
Honor the last season of Breaking Bad with the man himself carved onto your pumpkin.
#20/101: We've got a puker
#20/101: We've got a puker
Allow your pumpkin to spill his guts? literally? this Halloween.
#21/101: My Little Pony
#21/101: My Little Pony
Show your 80's love with the face of Rainbowdash from My Little Pony.
#22/101: Axed his head
#22/101: Axed his head
Create an ironic scene with a little guy axing of another pumpkin's head!
#23/101: He's arched
#23/101: He's arched
This kitty is fearing the moonlight with an arched back.
#24/101: Good ol' Frankie
#24/101: Good ol' Frankie
Halloween is not complete until you see good ol' Frankie's face on a pumpkin.
#25/101: The Legend of Zelda
#25/101: The Legend of Zelda
Love yourself some video games, pay homage with the Legend of Zelda.
#26/101: Nightmare Before Christmas
#26/101: Nightmare Before Christmas
What is Halloween but an absolute Nightmare Before Christmas?
#27/101: Dia De Los Muertos
#27/101: Dia De Los Muertos
A simple and goergous design is this tribute to Dia De Los Muertos with a beautiful skeleton!
#28/101: Moon howl
#28/101: Moon howl
Howl at the Halloween moon with this wolf design.
#29/101: Haunted house
#29/101: Haunted house
So, you may not have a Halloween house, but you can certainly have one on a pumpkin!
#30/101: Grinch who stole Halloween
#30/101: Grinch who stole Halloween
He may be a staple of Christmas, but this grinch looks pretty fitting for Halloween as well!
#31/101: Stairway to hell
#31/101: Stairway to hell
An ironic design, it looks like this little guy isn't climbing his way to Heaven on Halloween night.
#32/101: Behind bars
#32/101: Behind bars
This pumpkin is looking terrified of being locked up under the eye of a black cat!
#33/101: Big and little monster
#33/101: Big and little monster
Show off your skills with a monster pumpkin taking a lick at a little guy.
#34/101: All in one
#34/101: All in one
Another pumpkin taking a chomp at a little pumpkin, this is all in an all in one creation.
#35/101: Getting leafy with it
#35/101: Getting leafy with it
Turn your pumpkin into a picture of beauty by carving leaf designs by her stem.
#36/101: The old tree
#36/101: The old tree
Halloween just isn't complete without a carving of a leaf-less tree.
#37/101: The Crypt Keeper
#37/101: The Crypt Keeper
Anyone who loves Halloween, loves the Crypt Keeper!
#38/101: Victorian dream house
#38/101: Victorian dream house
Show your love for vintage by carving an old Victorian house complete with a witch and all.
#39/101: No clowning here
#39/101: No clowning here
Scary and evil clowns are terrifying! Carve this guy for nightmares until next Halloween.
#40/101: Getting batty
#40/101: Getting batty
Looking straight from a children's storybook, these little characters are too cute for words!
#41/101: Panda Pumpkin
#41/101: Panda Pumpkin
Another cute design, this panda is absolutely irresistable!
#42/101: Sir Jack O Lantern
#42/101: Sir Jack O Lantern
Say "hello" to Sir Jack O' Lantern! The professor is letting us off the hook for homework this Halloween!
#43/101: A Ghoulish face
#43/101: A Ghoulish face
A figure usually scene around Halloween, any pumpkin will look terrifying when carved as a ghoul!
#44/101: Skelator
#44/101: Skelator
Show your guests you care to scare with this Skelator!
#45/101: Fencing around
#45/101: Fencing around
A typical Halloween scene is always a sure thing when carving a pumpkin.
#46/101: Here comes death
#46/101: Here comes death
Show death your doorstep when you carve this figure on your pumpkin.
#47/101: Pauly D. Moose
#47/101: Pauly D. Moose
Miss the Jersey Shore cast? Turn Pauly D. into a moose with this odd pumpkin design.
#48/101: A devlish grin
#48/101: A devlish grin
Any carving of a man and a devlish grin is a sure win on a pumpkin.
#49/101: Mario Kart
#49/101: Mario Kart
A fan of Mario Kart? Add the character Bowser to your Halloween line-up.
#50/101: Nintendo love
#50/101: Nintendo love
Continue your love for Nintendo games with another homage to th Legend of Zelda with this major mask carving.
#51/101: Showing teeth
#51/101: Showing teeth
Show your teeth at trick-or-treaters by carving this face and shaving off the pumpkin skin for a ghoulish grin.
#52/101: Pumpkin cupcake
#52/101: Pumpkin cupcake
While this little treat may not be good enough to eat, he sure is cute enough to look at!
#53/101: Nightwing
#53/101: Nightwing
Have a love for DC Comics? Add Nightwing for scary take on comics for Halloween.
#54/101: Mr. Baldy
#54/101: Mr. Baldy
Take off your pumpkin's skin before you carve a scary, bald face for an extra scary appeal.
#55/101: Fang's desire
#55/101: Fang's desire
This fang filled creature has one desire: you!
#56/101: Master of Horror
#56/101: Master of Horror
Want horrific? Carve the Master of Horror himself!
#57/101: Car lover
#57/101: Car lover
The car-obsessed man will love carving out a picture of his four-wheeled lover.
#59/101: Rod Stewart
#59/101: Rod Stewart
Out of ideas for what to carve on this year's pumpkin? Why not Rod? Rod Stewart.
#61/101: Seeing Double
#61/101: Seeing Double
Drop the traditional bat design and add two instead!
#62/101: Predator
#62/101: Predator
Scare everyone on the block with this absolutely terrifying take on the Predator!
#63/101: Impossible peacock
#63/101: Impossible peacock
Meant for only the most serious pumpkin carver's, this peacock takes time and effort to perfect.
#64/101: Just fangin' around
#64/101: Just fangin' around
Inward eyebrows and fangs make this traditional carving a little bit more fun.
#65/101: Joker
#65/101: Joker
He's scary and he's mean making the Joker the ultimate fright fest for your pumpkin design.
#66/101: Tongue's out
#66/101: Tongue's out
Stick your tongue out at annoying guests with this funny looking pumpkin.
#67/101: Goofy lookin' guy
#67/101: Goofy lookin' guy
Create a goofy looking fellow by adding big funny eyes and super wide nostrils.
#68/101: Batman
#68/101: Batman
Everybody loves Batman. And if they don't, they can visit another doorstep this Halloween.
#69/101: Edward Scissorhands
#69/101: Edward Scissorhands
The awkward, yet scary looking Edward Scissorhands is a (not so)safe bet for any Halloween pumpkin.
#70/101: Pumpkin mummy
#70/101: Pumpkin mummy
Who doesn't love a mummy, especially when he looks so adorable on a pumpkin!
#71/101: Avatar
#71/101: Avatar
They may have been nice creatures, but Avatar's sure were scary looking!
#72/101: Elmo
#72/101: Elmo
Show the kids a fun time by carving Mr. Elmo on your pumpkin.
#73/101: Minnie Mouse
#73/101: Minnie Mouse
Minnie Mouse is even pretty on a pumpkin!
#74/101: Mickey Mouse
#74/101: Mickey Mouse
The most lovable mouse of all, Mickey Mouse!
#75/101: Oogie Boogy
#75/101: Oogie Boogy
Boogy with the boogy man when you carve him onto the face of your pumpkin.
#76/101: Pretty goofy
#76/101: Pretty goofy
Add this pretty goofy face to your pumpkin for an instant smile.
#77/101: Jack Skelington
#77/101: Jack Skelington
We saw Jack in his Nightmare Before Christmas setting earlier, but how about just carving his pumpkin face instead?!
#78/101: Miss Chanel
#78/101: Miss Chanel
Show your love for fashion with the sign of couture.
#79/101: The Last Airbender
#79/101: The Last Airbender
Any of your favorite cartoon character's are appropriate for Halloween when they are added to a pumpkin.
#80/101: Lumpy Space Princess
#80/101: Lumpy Space Princess
Anybody who is anybody is up for adventure. So put this cutesy character from Adventure Time on your pumpkin for instant fun.
#81/101: Medusa
#81/101: Medusa
Medusa is terrifying even when she is made purely out of pumpkin.
#82/101: What a schnoz
#82/101: What a schnoz
Use your pumpkin's stem for the ultimate face and a funny looking nose.
#83/101: Piano man
#83/101: Piano man
Every piano lover needs their very own piano keyed pumpkin.
#84/101: Pink lover
#84/101: Pink lover
Love Victoria's Secret Pink line? Show the world by carving it into the pumpkin.
#85/101: Claptrap
#85/101: Claptrap
Show your love for the robot by designing your own Claptrap pumpkin.
#86/101: I'd take a grenade for ya
#86/101: I'd take a grenade for ya
Take Bruno Mars lyrics to a whole new level by catching a grenade with your pumpkin.
#87/101: One eyed monster
#87/101: One eyed monster
An easier and fun design comes from this loveable one-eyed monster!
#88/101: Holy cow!
#88/101: Holy cow!
Go moo with Betsy and add her lovely sculpture to your pumpkin.
#89/101: The pug life
#89/101: The pug life
Need a pumpkin carving idea? Look no further than Fido!
#90/101: Music lover
#90/101: Music lover
Ultimate fans can always carve out their favorite singer/songwriter like this scary image of Billy Joe Armstrong from Green Day.
#91/101: Bunny hop
#91/101: Bunny hop
Turn your bunny into a fright by adding "X"'s to his carved out features.
#92/101: Ariel
#92/101: Ariel
Little mermaid's will love their very own Ariel pumpkin.
#93/101: Bee terrific
#93/101: Bee terrific
Buzz into Halloween with a bee pumpkin design!
#94/101: Little minions
#94/101: Little minions
It would be absolutely dispicable of you not to add these little minions to your pumpkin patch!
#95/101: See you in the graveyard
#95/101: See you in the graveyard
Carve out the graveyard for a scary Halloween scene.
#96/101: Football season
#96/101: Football season
Football fans would love to see their favorite quarterback etched into a pumpkin.
#97/101: Nightmare on your street
#97/101: Nightmare on your street
Bring the nightmare to your street by having Freddy Krueger at your door.
#98/101: Tony Stark
#98/101: Tony Stark
Helloooo Ironman! This intrinsic design is not only the super-hero, but the real life man behind the mask as well.
#99/101: Happy Halloween
#99/101: Happy Halloween
When in doubt, greet your crowd with a Happy Halloween.
#100/101: Pac Man
#100/101: Pac Man
Perhaps the most recognizable character from the 80's, Pac Man looks great on a pumpkin.
#101/101: Van Gogh
#101/101: Van Gogh
Tap into your inner artist by carving the famous Starry Night onto your pumpkin canvas.
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