It’s almost time to start stocking up on all the Halloween essentials and you can get started with this ultimate online Halloween shopping guide. This guide is full of Halloween decor, treats, party essentials, and more.
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The air is starting to feel crispier and supermarkets are lining up their shelves with pumpkin spice everything.
And you know what that means? Halloween is almost here too, which means it’s time to stock up on all the Halloween essentials for your party planning.
To help you get started, here’s a list of Halloween must-haves that includes decorations, candies, party essentials, costumes, and more.
Halloween Shopping Guide
This 6-pound assortment of party mix box Halloween candies is the best way to avoid making a million trips to Target or Walmart.
It comes with an impressive variety of treats, like Twizzlers, Skittles, Starburst, Dubble Bubble, Jolly Ranchers, and many other beloved brands.
It includes over 225 individually wrapped candies with even bigger sizes available. BUY HERE.
This 30-piece set of assorted Reese’s minis comes with all our Halloween faves, such as Reese’s peanut butter cups, peanut butter and crispy wafers, peanut butter cups covered in white chocolate, and more!
Each candy is individually wrapped and there’s something for everyone in the box. BUY HERE.
Throwing a Halloween party? Make it extra special with a pack of candy corn goodies.
You can choose between classic flavor, autumn mix, caramel candy corn, and harvest corn. BUY HERE.
These adorable yet spooky body parts candies will be a total slam dunk with the trick or treaters!
Each bag contains 55 individually wrapped gummy body parts. BUY HERE.
Plop these sweet slap bracelets on any trick or treater’s Halloween bag, and you’ll become the neighborhood hero.
Each bag contains 48 pieces of slap bracelets in 12 different styles. BUY HERE.
These Halloween-inspired Oreo cookies contain 12 treats in 5 unique designs with spooky orange cookie cream filling.
The snack pack is perfect for trick or treaters, party mix, trick or treat bags for the office. BUY HERE.
Halloween Cocoa Bombs
Cocoa bombs are delicious and a lot of fun to unravel in a cup of hot milk. A box or two of Halloween cocoa bombs in the trick or treat bin or party table is sure to be a hit. Here are some great suggestions:-
This variety pack includes 6 pumpkin-shaped hot chocolate bombs in various scrumptious flavors such as Mexican hot chocolate, candy cane, marshmallow, and caramel.
However, there are over 30 flavors for you to choose from. It’s also available in a 12 pack. BUY HERE.
These Halloween cocoa bombs come in a 4 pack and include hot chocolate, pumpkin spice, salted caramel, or French vanilla flavors.
Flavor selections can be mixed and matched. Also available as a 6-pack and 8-pack. BUY HERE.
These eyeball hot cocoa bombs are superbly gross and just perfect for Halloween.
The pack comes with 4 chocolate eyeballs individually wrapped and labeled. BUY HERE.
For even more Halloween cocoa bombs, head over to the curated list HERE.
Spooky Halloween Candles
Halloween candles give the decor the perfect spooky ambiance and give off a bewitching atmosphere and fragrance.
They come in various intricate and creative designs, scents, and shapes that speak to the occasion.
The Halloween skeleton in cauldron candles in a coffee scent. When the candles are lit, the skeletons slide down real creepy into the cauldron. BUY HERE.
Yankee Candle Halloween Boo-Nana Toffee sports notes of banana mingled with toffee, maple, and caramel for a spooktacular dessert fragrance! BUY HERE
Witches Brew from the Yankee Candle Halloween 2023 series sports a spicey sweet aroma of exotic patchouli and vanilla.
The label features fun ghosts, ghouls, witches hat and caludron, bats, and spooky cats. BUY HERE.
Other Yankee Candle Halloween 2023 collections include:-
- Yankee Candle Halloween 2023 Mystic Moon
- Yankee Candle Halloween 2023 Blood Orange Pumpkin
- Chesapeake Bay Halloween Pumpkin Patch
This unique Halloween candle features a scary and detailed skeleton taking a “milk bath” with rose petals and scented with lavender. BUY HERE.
This skull crystal candle features different natural gemstones, decorated with dry flowers and scented.
When the candles are used up, you can use the crystal skull as a decoration. BUY HERE.
Realistic satanic decor set of black skeleton candle, spine candle, and 2 candles in a spa forest scent all shipped in a ready to gift box. BUY HERE.
A great addition to any room decor on Halloween, the skulls are handcrafted with immense attention to detail and 2 blood red candles sit on top of them.
When you light the candles, they melt through the eyes of the skull creating a creepy horror movie atmosphere. The candle pack comes in a set of 2. BUY HERE.
Halloween Candle Shades
Halloween candle shades fit over candles to transform a party into the right atmosphere and add a spooky touch to your candles.
When this spooky candle shade is set on a candle, Halloween spiders, webs and pumpkins come to life, flicker, and glow!
The Halloween candle shade fits large and medium Yankee Candles. BUY HERE.
This Halloween candle shade casts through the metal trees on the ombré holder to create a warm and cozy glow in the room. Fits large and medium Yankee Candles. BUY HERE.
The flickering effect of this Halloween candle shade displays owls, pumpkins and pumpkin leaves when placed over a candle. The shade fits large and medium Yankee Candles. BUY HERE.
For the Halloween Parties & Candy Table
If you’re hosting a fancy Halloween dinner, then this collection from Lenox is sure to make a frightful impression with its enchanting designs.
The collection features dinner plates, dessert plates, and mugs. BUY HERE.
A limited-time decorative harvest pumpkin created specially for Macy’s, the pumpkin is made out of porcelain and autumn-hued for a realistic and rustic touch.
The harvest pumpkin is finished with a chic leafy, gold-tone vine. BUY HERE.
This harvest collection from Macy’s includes 22 Halloween and fall-themed items that light up the house with the spirit of the season. See the entire collection here.
This set of 50 Halloween pumpkin plates is the easiest way to dress up a candy table or spice up breakfast time.
The plates are made of 100% food-grade material and are BPA-free. BUY HERE.
This Halloween party combo set includes everything you need for setting up a spooky and fun Halloween party.
The set comes with 20 pumpkin-shaped plates, 20 ghost-shaped napkins, and 20 disposable orange cups. BUY HERE.
This witch’s cauldron serving bowls are perfect for holding candy corn treats, candy bars, and small desserts. The beauty is in the details!
The set includes 3 witches cauldron bowls on a rack. The cauldrons have a shiny black finish with metal handles. BUY HERE.
Halloween Decorations for Your House, Backyard, or Balcony
This scary outdoor spider will take your Halloween décor game to the next level.
The spider web measures a whopping 295”, and it’s easy to operate and set up.
The spooky spider will add the perfect touch of spooky to your garage, backyard, or living room. BUY HERE.
Scare your neighbors away with this nightmarish graveyard decoration.
The skeleton comes with a pair of realistic arms and a creepy crow that will definitely set the mood this year. BUY HERE.
Looking for a Halloween decoration that doesn’t scare the little ones away? Then go for this adorable spider blow-up inflatable that’s scary cute.
The inflatable spider is 6 feet in height and comes with inbuilt LED lights and a storage bag. BUY HERE.
This witch crashing into a tree is also a great option for anyone who wants to be a little tame with their Halloween decor.
The witch can be tied to a tree or post or hung at the entrance of the house. She is 63 inches tall and made from eco-friendly and durable material. BUY HERE.
Too busy to decorate your home? I got you! This 108-piece set of scary 3D bats will add a touch of spooky without making any real effort.
Apply to smooth surfaces like glass, doors, and smooth walls, (avoid rugged and porous surfaces) and avoid using the double-sided tape that’s included with the package. BUY HERE.
If you’re looking for a cool Halloween prop to dress up your candy table, play around with this set of spooky crows that come with bendable wires.
They’re the perfect décor for tree branches, stairs, window bars, fences, and chandeliers.
They are available in small and medium and each pack contains 6 crows. BUY HERE.
Keep your Halloween décor chic with this demure fairy lights curtain. It comes with 8 different settings, and you can choose between 4 colors.
The lights come with a multifunction remote control and memory function. BUY HERE.
What if you’re too tired to carve pumpkins this year?
This inflatable stacked pumpkins decoration comes with built-in LED lights and is the perfect way to light up the yard and scare away your neighbors.
Stacked, the pumpkins are 8 feet tall and topped with a witch’s hat. Adorably scary. BUY HERE.
For a variation on this, check out this 10 Foot High Halloween Inflatable Overlap Ghosts instead.
These positively adorable pumpkins are made out of lightweight foam and change colors.
The jack-o-lantern comes in a set of 6 with inbuilt LED lights. The lanterns are durable and reusable. BUY HERE.
This set of Halloween candles are flameless and decorated with bats, castles, and a witch decal.
The candles operate on a 6-hour timer and auto shuts off. Each pack contains 3 LED light-powered candles. BUY HERE.
Light up your lawn with these ghoulish solar-powered spotlights. The lights are LED-powered for up to 12 hours after charging in the sun before auto shut off.
The lights are weatherproof and made from durable materials. Each set comes with 6 spotlights. BUY HERE.
Looking to take Halloween to the very next level, check out this nightcrawler animatronic that’s to DIE FOR (pun intended).
This 42″ monstrosity is activated with a sensor, so anytime someone walks close to it, the crawling monster lets out a scream or growl.
Luckily for your neighbors, it comes with volume control. BUY HERE.
The kids will have a lot of fun decorating these Halloween pumpkins.
The Jack O’ Lantern Pumpkin set includes 4 pcs of unfinished wood scary pumpkin cutouts with an assortment of decor items, paint, palette, rhinestone stickers, masking tape, and adhesive hooks. BUY HERE.
This kit contains a set of easy-to-use pumpkin carvers. The kit includes 4 extra-large pieces – 1 poker, 1 scoop, 1 knife, and more.
Suitable for kids too (adult supervision required). BUY HERE.
Get kids to explore their creativity during Halloween with this craft set.
The kit contains foam and glitter stickers, unicorn horns, puffy charms, temporary tattoos, google eyes, pipe cleaners, fabric flowers, paint tubes, and brushes.
The kids are sure to have hours of fun tinkering with these arts and crafts kits. BUY HERE.
This Halloween Foam Mask Craft Kit contains everything required to make jack-o’-lantern, green monster, witch, and werewolf masks.
The pack comes with 4 designs (3 masks for each) and is prepackaged for individual use with instructions and extra pieces. BUY HERE.
This novelty kit makes 12 Halloween monsters in 4 designs. The monsters are fun to decorate and they look great on a refrigerator or locker.
The kit is perfect for toddlers too! BUY HERE.
Get some great Halloween costumes, themed toys, treats, and more for your pets HERE.
More Halloween Shopping Ideas
For even more Halloween shopping ideas, check out this comprehensive curation of Halloween suggestions.
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