Scarecrows have become something of a misnomer. The classic overall-clad, straw-hat variety tends to elicit more of an 'Awww, how cute' as opposed to an 'Aaagh! I'm about to die!' If you prefer your scarecrows to actually be scary, then ditch the overalls and check this one out.
Kingwood Asylum Scarecrows - When the guys over at the Kingwood Asylum set out to build some scarecrows they had two real objectives in mind. The first was to make something wickedly evil looking, while the second was not to spend a lot of money completing objective number one. I would say their objectives were met with success. These scarecrows are amazing looking, and judging from their parts list, didn't cost too much per unit.