Are you sick of carving the same old Jack-O-Lanterns every time Halloween rolls around? Wanna put something a little more hip on your porch this year? Those tired old jagged teeth and triangle eyes are so last decade. These cool pumpkin carving ideas inspired by pop cultural icons are a major jack-o-lantern upgrade for your front porch!
Who's your favorite pop culture darling? If you're an animal lover, it might be Grumpy Cat: the adorable, cranky feline who has been the Internet's spirit animal for the past several years. Or maybe you're more into murder, mystery, and mayhem? These Sherlock-inspired pumpkins feature the sexy, unstoppable Benedict Cumberbatch. Trust us, a pumpkin patch full of Cumberbatch is basically everyone's Halloween dream. If you'd rather come home to a brooding hunk like Johnny Depp carved into your pumpkins, or a kicks portrait of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, we've got you covered with these awesome carving ideas.Not exactly Michelangelo with a carving knife? Never fear! Even though some of these festive pumpkins look like they were carved by Renaissance masters, many of them are totally easy and doable. Vote up the best pumpkin carving ideas for pop culture junkies below, and be sure to let us know what you think in the comment section.