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How to make a Frozen-inspired snowflake headband for your little Elsa

Accessories, Baby & Kids, Birthdays, Halloween, Under $10, Winter

Let it go! Here's a DIY Frozen-inspired snowflake headband to make with your own little Elsa. Elise and I made this Frozen-inspired snowflake headband together to help complete her handmade Elsa dress up costume....How to make a Frozen-inspired snowflake headband for your little Elsa... »
 
 

Free Printable Skeleton Halloween Table Decorations & HP Photosmart 7520 Printer Giveaway

Fall, Free Printable, Halloween, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

This post is sponsored by HP; all opinions are mine. Enter below to win a free HP Photosmart 7520 e-all-in-one printer and supplies! Now that's my kind of trick-or treating. Here's a treat: free...Free Printable Skeleton Halloween Table Decorations & HP Photosmart 7520 Printer Giveaway... »
 

 

DIY Halloween Front Door Decoration: Subtle Spiderwebs

Fall, Halloween, Holidays

This #spookyspaces project is sponsored by Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft Stores. Get your 50% off coupon below. Here is a DIY Halloween front door decoration that's subtle in its spookiness: two DIY glitter spiderweb...DIY Halloween Front Door Decoration: Subtle Spiderwebs... »
 
 

DIY Trick or Treat Bag Pattern with Sticky Spiderwebs and Moving Spiders

Baby & Kids, Fall, Free Patterns, Halloween, Holidays, Sewing Projects

Here's a spooky DIY trick or treat bag free pattern with 'sticky' spiderwebs and creepy spiders that can move and crawl around. The spiderwebs are cut thin strips of VELCRO fasteners... ...and the spiders...DIY Trick or Treat Bag Pattern with Sticky Spiderwebs and Moving Spiders... »
 

 

DIY Winnie The Pooh Ears, Piglet Ears, Tigger Ears

Baby & Kids, Free Printable, Halloween, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

These DIY Winnie The Pooh ears, Piglet Ears and Tigger ears are just the right size for your own little Christopher Robin. You may have seen the Winnie The Pooh printable mini popcorn boxes...DIY Winnie The Pooh Ears, Piglet Ears, Tigger Ears... »
 
 

Baker’s Twine Fall Wreath

Fall, Halloween, Holidays, Home, Thanksgiving

This post is sponsored by ConsumerCrafts.com: Creativity Made Affordable. Here's an easy DIY fall wreath idea with a modern flair: A baker's twine wreath with rustic tin leaves painted orange and glossed up with...Baker’s Twine Fall Wreath... »
 

 

Painted Spiderweb Halloween Trick-Or-Treat Candy Bowl with Martha Stewart Crafts

Fall, Halloween, Holidays

This painted spiderweb Halloween trick-or-treat candy bowl ranks at the top of my all-time favorite Halloween crafts. Each Halloween my downstairs neighbors and I sit on our Chicago city stoop with our candy bowl...Painted Spiderweb Halloween Trick-Or-Treat Candy Bowl with Martha Stewart Crafts... »
 
 

Easy Halloween No-Sew Bracelets: Pumpkins and Skulls

Halloween, Holidays, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

Lately I've been dreaming up Halloween crafts for kids while re-watching Season 1 of The X Files. Now that Elise is almost 3 she's really getting into Halloween. She's already practicing her "trick-or-treats" and...Easy Halloween No-Sew Bracelets: Pumpkins and Skulls... »
 
 

Teeny witch’s hat Halloween costume for stuffed animal friends

Free Patterns, Halloween, Holidays, Paper Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

I made this teeny witch's hat Halloween costume for Elise's best friend and monkey Ooh-ah (her Angel Dear monkey blankie stuffed animal who you might remember from Elise's Pink Monkey and Bananas 1st Birthday...Teeny witch’s hat Halloween costume for stuffed animal friends... »
 
 

Halloween luminaries from recycled baby formula cans

Decorations & Favors, Halloween, Holidays, Recycled Crafts, Under $10, Under 1 Hour

It's well-documented that I'm a pack rat when it comes to items I think could have another life. When Elise transitioned from breast milk to formula, I was amazed at how we flew through...Halloween luminaries from recycled baby formula cans... »
 
 

Sunshine and Rainbow Halloween free costume pattern for babies, toddlers and kids

Baby & Kids, Free Patterns, Halloween, Holidays, Sewing Projects

My daughter Elise is my little ray of sunshine, without a doubt. So when it came to making my delightful baby her first proper Halloween costume, I came up with this cheery fleece and...Sunshine and Rainbow Halloween free costume pattern for babies, toddlers and kids... »
 
 

Eyeball lychee ice cubes for Halloween martinis

Drink Recipes, Fall, Halloween, Holidays, Recipes

In the past five years or so, it seems like Halloween has gone bonkers in the DIY area. From costumes to cupcakes to candy, it's a holiday ripe for creepy crafting. The always stylish...Eyeball lychee ice cubes for Halloween martinis... »
 
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