The 13 best things to buy from West Elm's Halloween collection that could work in your apartment year-round

West ElmPetrified wood cheese board.

Making your space look festive for Halloween usually requires big spending with little pay off, since pumpkin accessories look pretty out of place in the spring.

But West Elm‘s Halloween collection features dozens of products – including candles, placemats, and barware – that are holiday appropriate yet subtle, allowing you to put them to good use for the rest of the year.

These are the 13 best items to get from West Elm’s Halloween collection.


These pure black ceramic vases are equal parts spooky and sleek.

West ElmPure black ceramic vases.

These vases will provide holiday ambience when you put them next to a pumpkin, but they will still look sophisticated when you’re ready to retire the Halloween garb for the year.

Cost:
$US19.20 to $US119.20 depending on size


The Chelsea barware set offers a holiday look without going overboard.

West ElmThe Chelsea barware set in copper.

This West Elm exclusive set has a hint of holiday vibes thanks to its copper colour, but the modern design will let you bring it out long past October.

Cost:
$US6.99 to $US29.99


A smoky design sets these black and white speckled glass candles apart.

West ElmBlack and white speckled glass candles.

In the winter, these candles will add a modern touch to your home. But they will have your guests thinking of haunted houses and things that go bump in the night all October long.

Cost:
$US19.20 to $US47.20


The Kaloh dinnerware set in amber brings out Halloween’s chic side.

West ElmThe Kaloh dinnerware set in amber.

The genius of this dinnerware set lies in its pale orange hue, as the pieces look warm and holiday appropriate without going over the top.

Cost:
$US32 to $US40


This slate placemat can do wonders for your haunted house while doubling as a stylish accent piece.

West ElmSlate placemat.

The stone material conjures images of graveyards and vampires during Halloween, but the simple design will work the rest of the year as well.

Cost:
$US28


The constellation salad plate transcends a mere holiday.

West ElmConstellation salad plate.

Lucky for your wallet, all things whimsical are in, so you can keep using this star-inspired dish long past Halloween.

Cost:
$US12


This punch bowl will only look creepy if you fill it with a red beverage, so you can use it for parties all year.

West ElmThe Schott Zwiesel concerto punch bowl set.

The clear design of this titanium-backed crystal set makes it inherently versatile. It’s a staple that will serve you well for a costume party or any other soirée you choose to throw.

Cost:
$US232


These geo stone candleholders are the multi-functional decor item you’ve been looking for.

West ElmGeo stone candleholders.

These candleholders wouldn’t look out of place at a seance, but they will also fit in just as well on your mantle.

Cost:
$US7.99 each


This petrified wood cheese board literally has scary in its name, but it has year-round style in its design.

West ElmPetrified wood cheese board.

This cheese board is perfect for serving appetizers whenever, but the dark hue gives it an edge that screams Halloween.

Cost:
$US63.20


Fill these glass decanters with red cocktails to make your Halloween guests feel like vampires for a night, and keep them as a useful accessory for yourself for the rest of the year.

West ElmGlass decanters with wood stoppers.

These decanters are simple in their design, so it’s really the liquid you fill them with that will give them a haunted aesthetic.

Cost:
$US29 to $US39


The subtle spookiness of this brass and glass globe centrepiece makes it an investment for your space rather than a holiday splurge.

West ElmBrass and glass globe centrepiece.

Pair the brass and glass globe centrepiece with pumpkins and skulls and you’ll have an epic Halloween table setting. But standing alone, it’s also a beautiful accessory.

Cost:
$US69.30


These stone octagonal coasters will keep your tables from getting rings and won’t clash with your Halloween decor.

West ElmStone octagonal coasters.

The combination of these coasters and the slate placemat will make your dinner table feel like a night with the Addams family.

Cost:
$US19.20 for a set of four


A bold stripe cotton rug adds some spunk to your space, no matter what month it is.

West ElmBold stripe cotton rug.

The black and white stripes can give your home Beetlejuice energy during the fall and patterned perfection for the rest of the year.

Cost:
$US21.75 to $US499.25

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