Lantern Pumpkin: Make a natural luminaria by carving long triangles into a pumpkin. A candle or LED light resting inside the pumpkin gives the look of a Chinese lantern. Rest the pumpkin in a ceramic garden urn decorated with fall leaves and berry vines.
Outdoor Halloween Decorating with Pumpkins. Give your pumpkins the perfect Halloween touch with bats made from black paper or paint. Use a white or light-color pumpkin for extra contrast, and get creative with the size and placement of the bats.