Halloween Decorations

Orange and black are the colors of Halloween. Mix some orange pumpkins with black bats or cats and put up some orange-and-black crepe paper and there you have it! Halloween decorations! I’ve been called “nosy,” but actually I’m just inquisitive. I started wondering WHY orange and black are the colors of all Halloween decorations. Did Congress pass a law declaring orange and black the designated official colors of Halloween? No. This is one thing that I can tell you that Congress had nothing to do with. Here are the theories about why orange and black are the colors of Halloween: Halloween is a holiday that has Celtic roots. The Celtic celebration occurred on the day and night between the end …