DIY Halloween Decoration:
Haunted Doll House

Mr Printables

Olive from Mr Printables created this haunted doll house for Halloween. He suggests plywood or recycled cardboard for the house, and uses clothes pins for the spooky peg dolls. See more pictures and find the tutorial below.

What You Need


  • Plywood (pictured), cardboard, or any thick card material
  • Sandpaper
  • Black and white paint. Suggestions include a non-toxic black acrylic paint, chalkboard paint or eco stain in jet black for the house, and white paint for the dolls and house accessories.
  • Glue
  • Clothes pins
  • Black yarn, paper, etc... for the dolls and to decorate the house.


  • Utility knife and a sharp edge to cut the out the templates.
  • Drill
  • Handsaw
  • Pencil
  • Paint brushes

For the full tutorial and templates, head over to Mr Printables.

(Images: Mr Printables)