To many, Halloween decorating means sacrificing the elegance of your home in the spirit of plastic skeletons and all pumpkin everything. But just like any other holiday, there are plenty of ways to put a chic twist on traditional decor. If you’re looking to throw a spooky-but-sophisticated soirée, we’ve got you covered with some of our favorite ideas. Since you’ve already swapped your jack-o’-lanterns for stylish no-carve pumpkins, here’s a little inspiration for Halloween table settings, unexpected color palettes, and unique drinks that have genuine grown-up appeal.

Read on for 25 Halloween party ideas so elegant they’ll scare you.