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Mason Jar Halloween Costume @merrimentdesign

Feel like you’ve seen every possible incarnation of a Mason jar? Yeah, me too! Mason jars are the current Prom Queen of Pinterest – wine glasses, soap dispensers, makeshift chandeliers, wedding reception tables, pantry storage and on and on. Love Mason jars or loathe them, I thought making an easy and clever Mason Jar Halloween Costume could be tongue-in-cheek funny – and pretty cute too!

Mason Jar Halloween Costume @merrimentdesign

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Easy DIY Halloween Costume for Toddlers: Bull In A China Shop by @merrimentdesign

This Bull in a China Shop DIY toddler Halloween costume was inspired by my charming 2-year-old boy. Liam is deliberate, like whenever he picks something up or puts it down it’s just a wee bit more aggressive that it needs to be. Things get broken. Ripped. We’ve made a handful of ER trips. Liam just sort of barrels through with his adorable impish smile. Yeah, this one…

Easy DIY Halloween Costume for Toddlers: Bull In A China Shop by @merrimentdesign

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Kid's Handmade Halloween Costume: Watercolor Paint Box with Giant Paint Brush and Free Kids French Beret Sewing Pattern for Little Artists @merrimentdesign

Here’s a handmade kids’ Halloween costume idea that’s sure to be a trick-or-treating masterpiece: a classic watercolor paint box, topped with a handmade French-inspired beret and a jumbo paint brush made from a pool noodle. It’s simple and clever with just a little sewing required!

Kid's Handmade Halloween Costume: Watercolor Paint Box with Giant Paint Brush and Free Kids French Beret Sewing Pattern for Little Artists @merrimentdesign

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Everyday Cotton Canvas Tote Bags - Camouflage Print from Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores @
This post was sponsored by Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores. All opinions are mine.

Can you spot my new tote bag? ;)

It’s my new camouflage print canvas tote bag from Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores. Jo-Ann sent me this camo tote a few weeks ago to try out in my everyday life. Since then, it’s quickly become my go-to bag for both work and play because it’s trendy yet also super functional.

Everyday Cotton Canvas Tote Bags - Camouflage Print from Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores @

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