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Carving Your Pumpkins Pop Culture Style

These pumpkin carvings require skill, ingenuity, and admittedly, more time than most of us have. But maybe some of them will inspire a creative wielding of the knife and those pumpkin seeds will start flying!

If you've got a cleverly-carved pumpkin in your window, send me a picture ( and we'll post some of them before the Halloween weekend. In the meantime, check out these pumpkin feats!

I admire the obvious fandom at work in this pumpkin Death Star.

"Star Wars" Death Star inspired pumpkin.

The late King of Pop gets a pumpkin in his honor.

Michael Jackson pumpkin by John.

I love this one from Killbox!

Pac-man characters!

And for the gamer in your household...

World of Warcraft pumpkin by Somegeekintn.

And for the 80s movie fan, this "Say Anything" pumpkin does the trick.

"Say Anything" pumpkin from ">smohundro.

This one is my favorite because it's just so crafty and mixes your fruit and vegetables!

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