Treat stash sorted? Costume nailed? Well, there’s only one thing left to do before you get your gore on for Halloween… try your hand at pumpkin carving, of course! Whether you’re planning on inviting the girls over to make a night of it, or use it as an excuse to occupy the kids for an hour, we’ve found some seriously genius pumpkin inspiration on Instagram – and there’s something to suit everyone!

Love pumpkin

Skeleton pumpkin

Skeleton 💀🎃#happy Halloween #pumpkincarving

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Finding Nemo pumpkin

Ghost ship pumpkin

Ghost ships are spooky, right? #pumpkincarving

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Burger pumpkin

Works pumpkin for a competition..... #burgerpumpkin #burger #pumpkin #halloween

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