These DIY Pumpkins Are Perfect For Anyone Who's Actually A Mermaid

There's just too much to sea here.

Whether you're dressing up in a mermaid costume this Halloween or just looking to up your home decor game, these mermaid-themed pumpkins are the stuff of Pinterest dreams.

Here's how to make them:

What You'll Need:

  • Pumpkins
  • Fish scale stencils
  • Painter's tape
  • Spray paint
  • Decorative items (faux flowers, shells, pearls, etc.)
  • Glitter
  • Glue


  1. Spray paint the pumpkins with 2 coats of any color(s) of your choosing. We recommend pastel, turquoise, and metallic colors.
  2. Attach fish scale stencils to the pumpkins using painter's tape and spray paint over the stencils. Repeat until the entire pumpkin is covered.
  3. Decorate the pumpkin by gluing on decorative items of your choosing, such as faux flowers, shells, pearls, etc. Apply glue and glitter to the stem of the pumpkins.

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