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24 Kick-Ass Pumpkin Carving Ideas

10/27/2016 11:55 EDT | Updated 10/27/2016 11:55 EDT

Halloween is just a few days away, so this weekend is the perfect time to pick up and carve your pumpkin.

Instead of settling for the same sharp-toothed grin and triangle-cut eyes you subject your pumpkin to every year, this Halloween it's time to try something so awesome you're porch will become the talk of the town.

Below, we've rounded up some of our favourite jack-o-lanterns on Instagram. From creepy skeleton couples to cartoonish cats and bats, these creative carvings are the perfect inspiration for this year and the next few Halloweens to come!






Happy Halloween 2016 #halloween #pumpkin #fantasy #ghosts #gsp #gspstudios #girl

A photo posted by Paul Olivier (@paulolivier46) on



And my second pumpkin is on the left. @thatgingerem is on the right. #halloween #skeleton #pumpkin

A photo posted by mary (@marymo_xo) on




Of course I had to do a goldendoodle. #halloween #pumpkin #goldendoodle

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Our #halloween #pumpkin :)!

A photo posted by evelina ruthberg (@dancarie) on


Trick r treat 🎃 #halloween #pumpkin #pumpkincarving #trickrtreat #sam

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Mine and lucas' masterpiece #spiderman #pumpkin #spiderpumpkin #couldntdrawfiremansam 🎃

A photo posted by Sammy Beattie (@sammybt2305) on


Entered our work pumpkin carving contest. 🎃🔥😃 #campfire #pumpkin #hopeiwin

A photo posted by @letsgetwestern on


#halloween #2016 #october #spooky #pumpkin #autumn #black #orange #thisishalloween

A photo posted by @alex.cortizo on


It's that time of year! #pumpkin #pumpkincarving #dayofthedead #halloween

A photo posted by Holly French (@hol.liz.3) on


Pumpkin Carvings- notice the mini one with the eyes. #pumpkin #pumpkincarving

A photo posted by Anns Bakes - Anita Rao (@annsbakes) on


🎃 #pumpkincarving #pumpkin #fall2016 #owl #pinterest #pinterestinspired

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