Instagram: How to Use the Spooky Vibes Chat Theme

A new conversation background features crystal balls, skeletons and more

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To celebrate Halloween, Instagram released a “Spooky Vibes” chat theme that adds Halloween-themed icons, such as ghosts and pumpkins, to a conversation’s background.

Our guide will show you how to use the Spooky Vibes chat theme in the Instagram application.

Note: These screenshots were captured in the Instagram app on iOS.

Step 1: Open the conversation you want to customize and tap the conversation name at the top of the screen.



Screenshot of an Instagram conversation with a red arrow pointing at the conversation's name at the top of the screen

Step 2: Tap “Theme.”



Screenshot of the "Details" screen for an Instagram conversation with a red arrow pointing at "Theme"

Step 3: Tap the “Spooky Vibes” theme.

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