Halloween and Pumpkins Decorating Ideas - Southern Living

The Ultimate List of Awesomely Jaw-Dropping Pumpkin Carving Stencils

September 16, 2014

Go from pumpkin carving newbie to master pumpkin artist with these easy to use (and mostly free) templates for carving your pumpkins this year! We’ve got the spooky classics like witches and jack-o-lanterns as well as some of your favorite Disney characters.  And also cats, deer…hey, we’ve even got a p Pretty ballerina stencil! Just […]

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24 Glass Bottle Craft Ideas

March 20, 2014

You have tons of glass bottles and jars from pasta sauce, wine, beer, etc. Get inspired to make something with them! Here are 24 craft ideas you can make using glass bottles and jars. Quick Craft: Faux Milk Glass & Paint Chip Art – This Sarah Loves Turn bottle right side up, wipe excess paint […]


Make A Halloween Hand Towel

October 26, 2013

*This is a sponsored post as part of Jo-­Ann Fabric and Craft Stores® Celebrate the Season campaign. All opinions are my own. Joann Fabric and Craft Stores asked us to come up with a fun Halloween project using items from their store. Ok! See the end of this post for more about Joann’s Celebrate The […]


DIY Bandana Trick Or Treat Bag

October 26, 2012

Maybe you aren’t the kind of Mom who sews your kids’ clothes (a fact your kids are more than likely psyched about…”Totes embarrassing Mom!!”) but you can sew a little something cool for them this Halloween. This project  is quick, easy-sew, and a unique (in a good way) way for your kids to carry enough […]

Ugly Yummy Monsters

October 9, 2012

Monster Cookies are so fun and easy to make. Great to get the kids involved or for a Monster Party activity.

Paint and Glue: Make Witches Candle Cauldrons

September 19, 2012

Double double toil and trouble! Get ready for some Halloween fun with this Witches Candle Cauldron project. Designed by Kindra Boroff these cauldrons would look great on your front porch, or as the centerpiece of a scary table. This project was created using FolkArt Enamels, Martha Stewart Stencils, and FolkArt Extreme Glitter. All the supplies you will need for this project can be found below, along with their instructions. Supplies FolkArt Enamel Paint-4032 Licorice, 4119 Yellow Citron FolkArt Extreme Glitter-2797 Black Martha Stewart Adhesive Stencils-32307 Typewriter, 32304 Holiday Icons II Spouncer value pack-28872 Other Supplies Spray primer, Foam paintbrush, 4 wood oval disks, Hot glue, Craft knife 7/8” dowel rod, 4” round wood plaque, 5×7 oval wood plaque, 4-wood screws, drill, Philips screwdriver,  ¾” masking tape, Black felt, 5/8” Purple satin ribbon, 3/16” rhinestone chain, Hot glue, Glass vase, ½ yd. black tulle, scissors, 1” flat brush. Instructions Cut two dowel rods for each candle holder. For the larger cut 12” and for the smaller cut 9” dowel rods. Drill two holes in the round plaque and the oval plaque where you would screw the dowel rods to the plaques. Attach the dowel rods to the plaques with screws. Base-coat the oval and round plaque with Licorice. Paint the dowel rods with Yellow Citron. When dry tape off ¾” stripes on the dowel rod and paint with Licorice. When dry spounce a few coats of Black Extreme Glitter. Cut the shoes from the black felt using the pattern. Hot glue the fronts and toes of the felt shoes and attach…


Kids Craft Idea – Coffee Filter Ghosts

September 5, 2012

This is such a cute, easy, and inexpensive way to create a Halloween decoration. The best part is, you probably already have everything you need at home for your kids to put this project together! My nephews and I made …

T-Shirt Superhero Cape (And it's No Sew!)

March 14, 2012

I've become a big fan of the no-sew heat 'n' bond products. I'm able to create things, without breaking out the needle and thread… SCORE! I picked up a roll, as well as a few colorful t-shirts (they sell plain tees for under $4, …

Spooky Chic – Make A Halloween Magnetic Board

September 27, 2011

Jamielyn of the blog “I Heart Naptime” posted this great tutorial on Make and Takes… Make your own Halloween-themed magnetic board! These are super cute and make a fun and festive way to  display all your favorite Halloween photos. So many Halloween decorations are yucky or flimsy. This project is so pretty you could display […]