Whether you go all out National Lampoon with your decor or more minimal, an adorable garland is a must-have for getting the party started. With Halloween creeping up fast, here are 18 DIY garlands for you to craft your way to the festivities.

1.聽Glittery Spiderweb Garland: Who knew spiderwebs could be so glam? This funky garland is made by creating each unique web with yarn and Mod Podge. (via Scrumdilly-do)

2.聽Eyeball Garland: Somehow, eyeballs look less creepy on this garland. (via Bead and Cord)

3.聽Baby Food Jar Ghosts: Hope you鈥檝e been saving up those baby food jars, crafties! They鈥檒l come in handy when you鈥檙e making these absolutely adorable jack-o鈥-lantern lanterns. (via聽Swaperoos)

4.聽Cute Ghosts Garland: You could almost make a story for this little cast of ghost characters. (via Ginger & George)

5.聽Bat Garland: These little ball bats are the perfect things to take your decorating to new heights. Hang a bunch for a dramatic party factor. (via聽The Sweetest Occasion)

6.聽Skull Garland: You can鈥檛 go wrong with crazy-eyed skulls. These little guys have real character. Make them in any color that suits your decor. (via Lovely Indeed)

7.聽Pumpkin Garland: Your local discount or party supply store is bound to have pom poms and little pumpkins. String them together to make this crafty creation. (via聽The 36th Avenue)

8.聽Paper Cup Ghosts: This is cute for your casa or your classroom. With such simple supplies, this is one that the kids can definitely help with. (via聽All You)

9.聽Rustic Ghost Garland: These might be the cutest ghosts we鈥檝e seen. The stitching for eyes is just over-the-top adorable. (via Live Laugh Rowe)

10.聽Easy Halloween Banner: You can keep it simple and fun with a Halloween take on the classic pennant shape. (via Polka Dot Chair)

11. Googly Eyes and Washi Tape: This one is super simple, especially if you鈥檙e in need of some last-minute decor. It鈥檚 another case of washi tape to the rescue. (via聽Landee See Landee Do)

12.聽Pom Pom Garland With Sugar Skulls: If you want your Halloween decor to go beyond black and orange, go the Day of the Dead route. (via P.S. Blog)

13.聽Fringe Garland: Fringe is the forever classic garland. It鈥檚 fluffy. It鈥檚 dramatic. And it鈥檚 the easiest thing to make. See for yourself. (via聽Studio DIY)

14.聽Yarn Pumpkin Garland: This one can last you past October 31st! Pumpkins are basically worshipped all throughout fall, and this yarn garland is in it for the long haul. (via Honest to Nod)

15.聽Black and Gold Bunting: This one is from a Halloween shindig that we put on ourselves. If your party is adults only, a black and gold theme will certainly class up the joint, and the bunting ties it all together. (via聽Brit + Co.)

16.聽Dyed Ghost Garland: What鈥檚 better than ghosts? Glowing ghosts. We love the crafty look of these little guys. They鈥檙e downright boo-tiful. (via聽PBJ Stories)

17.聽Pacman Halloween Garland: Talk about throwback. Recreate everyone鈥檚 favorite 8-bit pasttime with this rad garland. Geek on, Halloween lovers. Geek on. (via聽Minieco)

18.聽Black Cats & Friendly Ghosts: These blinking creatures are absolutely genius. (via聽My Cakies)

How do you decorate for Halloween? Pass along some tips in the comments!