Scarecrows have become something of a misnomer. The classic overall-clad, straw-hat variety tends to elicit more of an 'Awww, how cute' as opposed to an 'Aaagh! I'm about to die!' If you prefer your scarecrows to actually be scary, then ditch the overalls and check this one out.
Spooky Blue is a website that is obsessed with Halloween and all things creepy. From what we can gather, the folks who run it specialize in making fiendishly fabulous props and have been generous enough to share their methods with the world. There is definitely a level of expertise evident in certain aspects of this scarecrow (the head is a masterpiece) but there is enough inspiration within to get the rest of us thinking a bit more creatively about our Halloween decorations.
Dive into their finely detailed step-by step tutorial and you too can have the scariest scarecrow on the block.