So what is Halloween after all without a carved pumpkin sitting on your porch or at the window?

Pumpkin carving is known as the best and fun part of Halloween, because the patterns help to create that scary effect.

In the U.S., the carved pumpkin was first associated with the harvest season, before it became an emblem of Halloween.

Here are a few pumpkin carvings from where you can take ideas to carve your own pumpkin this Halloween.