How to Make a DIY Scented Pumpkin Air Freshener for Fall

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Follow this simple tutorial below to learn how to make a diy scented pumpkin air freshener for fall – great for your own car or as a gift.

DIY Scented Pumpkin Air Freshener

Now that it is fall, it is time to get the sights and smells of fall in the air. We’ve posted some DIY Air Freshener tutorials in the past and they’ve always been pretty popular so I thought it would be fun to make a pumpkin themed one! And no – it doesn’t even need to be pumpkin scented! Take a look at how to make your own scented pumpkin air freshener so you can do exactly this for less. Making your own is easy and festive!

DIY Scented Pumpkin Air Freshener

DIY Air Freshener Materials needed:

Wood pumpkin cut out (at most craft stores for under $1)
Green pipe cleaner, yarn, or ribbon
Essential oil
Orange craft paint
Paint brush

DIY Air Freshener Directions:

1. Begin by mixing a few drops of orange craft paint along with 1-2 drops of essential oil of your choice in a bowl. Mix well.

DIY Scented Pumpkin Air Freshener

2. Apply two coats of the mixture to the pumpkin. Allow the paint to dry in between coats.

DIY Scented Pumpkin Air Freshener

3. Once dry, wrap the green pipe cleaner or yarn around the pumpkin. Tie it in place so it can act as a hanger.

4. Hang the scented pumpkin air freshener anywhere you can use some fall fun!

Making your own scented pumpkin air freshener is easy. I love that you can make it whatever scent you desire! Just give these steps a try and you can be enjoying one in no time. These are fun little gifts to make and give to family and friends from kids too!

More Fall Fun Activities:

Fall Nature Activities and Crafts free printable fall leaf activity book pack
Apple Play Dough Mats fall autumn puzzle pieces craft for kids

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