10/23/2015 09:51 EDT | Updated 10/23/2015 09:59 EDT

Pumpkin Carving Ideas: 100 Jack-O-Lanterns Perfect For Halloween

100 cute, scary and detailed pumpkins.

100 pumpkin carving ideas for Halloween

Pumpkin carving is one of our favourite Halloween pastimes, because as adults, we get to show off our artistic skills and get pretty crafty with a knife.

Whether you're a pro with sharp objects (like some of these artists below) or like big chunky cut-outs of eyes, noses and mouths, pumpkin carvings are one of the best ways to celebrate Halloween. And if picking up a knife and scooping out pumpkin guts doesn't sound like a fun idea, you can always try no-carve or painted pumpkins — these are great for kids

For ideas, you can check out all of these below or check out some of these patterns that you can trace at home.

Below are 100 of our favourite pumpkin carving ideas from Instagram and around the web. Want to add yours to our gallery? Send it to us at

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