Archive | September, 2009

Halloween Crafts – How to Make a Bloody Pillar Candle

  This is a super easy idea that looks like it takes a lot more work than it actually does. All I did was put a white pillar candle on a black candle holder, light a red candle and let it drip down onto the top and sides of the white candle. Easy!   Please […]

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Halloween Crafts – Make a Bloody Candy Bowl

    Here is a craft that goes with yesterdays’ Bloody Pillar Candles. (After this I’m on to a few more “cute” ideas, ok?)  This, I think, would be easy to change up and I’ll give you a few ideas at the end of the post.         First I washed a small […]

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Halloween Crafts: Paint Can Mummy Treat Tote

    This Mummy Treat Tote is too darn cute! I had a bunch of those Keepsake Totes around, you know, the ones that look like paint cans? And I thought they would make a great tote to carry around all of that trick or treat candy. I remembered my Cylinder Vase Mummies and wondered […]

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Halloween Crafts: How to Make Embossed Soaps with Unmounted Rubber Stamps

  I love it when I can take something from the dollar bin at the craft store and turn it into a nice little gift or decoration. I used unmounted rubber stamps for Halloween to emboss soap that I made all by myself. LOVE IT!     All you have to do is peel the […]

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Halloween Crafts – Spooky Drippy Candle for Halloween Decor

    If you are all about instant gratification crafts then this one isn’t for you. It takes some time but the end result is super cool and it’ll last several years.     You will need: Shoe Box or Other Sturdy Box Electric Candle Hot Glue Gun Glue Sticks Wilton Parchment Paper Plastic Bag […]

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Halloween Decorations – Old Musty Spell Book

  This Old Musty Spell Book  is a simple and fun craft to make that will add to your Halloween decorations.   All you need is a paper mache book, three shades of grey and black paint a gold leafing pen, natural sponge and maybe a stencil for lettering. Paint the book inside and out with […]

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Halloween Crafts – Make a Spider Web Bowl from a Doily

  Here is an idea I got straight from the fabulous Jennifer Perkins over at the Naughty Secretary Club.  She made Darling Doily Dishes and I thought they’d look great as Spider Web Bowls for Halloween goodies. Here is how I made mine.   Supplies: Aleen’s Fabric Stiffener Folk Art Fabric Paint Doilies Plastic Bowl Gloves […]

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Halloween Crafts – Frosted Look Pumpkin

  A beautiful, frosted pumpkin fit for Cinderella’s magical coach.     I took a regular old Funkin foam pumpkin and a foam brush and painted it with Mod Podge and then covered that with torn bits of mulberry paper. Do small sections at a time.     It looks kind cool like this, don’t you […]

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