10/26/2013 10:51 am ET

10 No-Carve Pumpkin Ideas That Are Better Than Traditional Jack O'Lanterns (PHOTOS)

No-carve pumpkin ideas are the easiest way to get festive for Halloween. Even though they are less work, the possibilities of creating something fun and unique are endless. Plus, your manicurist will totally thank you for not spending hours digging into orange mush. To help inspire you, we've rounded up amazing pumpkins from Pinterest that came together with a little imagination and no carving utensils at all. Scroll through and enjoy.

Behold the Pineapple Pumpkin.

This one's for all you traditional folks.

Hello Kitty? The kids will love this. Yes, these cats are everything. You really can't get more festive than candy corn pumpkins. You can repurpose your newspaper for a fun look. Lace is so lovely... and a little mysterious. Ombre is not just for your hair. We're crazy for chevron. It's creepy, it's cute, it's perfect!

But if you do feel like getting messy...

31 Pumpkin Carving Ideas

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