Using Teeny Tiny Mini Pumpkins As Fun Halloween Decorations

The following videos show some really simple ways to decorate your holiday dinner table using mini pumpkins.  It's so easy... and so adorable!Here are 5 simple ideas for Jack-Be-Little pumpkins:  More Ideas For Tiny Halloween Pumpkin DecorationsUse Tiny Pumpkins As Eyes On A Larger Pumpkin Make Small Sparkly Pumpkins Using Glitter Use Small Pumpkins As Serving Bowls Turn Mini Pumpkins Into Candle Holders Make Centerpieces, Candle Votives, … [Read more...]

How To Make Cheap Halloween Decorations From Everyday Items (VIDEO)

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The following DIY Halloween decorations are really inexpensive to make yourself.The best part about these craft ideas is that they utilize everyday things that you have around the house and they can all be un-done -- like this Halloween wreath made from Dollar Store bath scrubbers (instructions here).So you aren't damaging any of your favorite things when you turn them into fun Halloween decorations... temporarily.Yep, these are all reusable items that can be un-done and re-done for … [Read more...]

Halloween Trees – They’re More Than Just Christmas Trees With Halloween Ornaments!

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The first really unique "holiday tree" idea I came across was the upside down Christmas tree.Now, Halloween trees appear to be increasing in popularity.There are indoor Halloween trees. And there are outdoor Halloween trees.Most are simply an adaptation of the ever-popular Christmas tree. The only difference is the fact that Halloween trees are decorated with Halloween ornaments instead of Christmas ornaments. And with the outdoor Halloween trees, the ornaments are … [Read more...]

Best Resources For Halloween Special Effects & Props You Can Build Yourself

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With Halloween right around the corner, you can do the same old thing and leave the porch light on with a bowl of candy near the door. Or, you can make a serious effort to make Halloween special for the children in your neighborhood!How many houses stand out from your past as going the extra mile each Halloween? You want to be like one of those, right?Well, you're in luck. You should be able to find a lot of great ideas from the following Halloween props & special effects sources.There … [Read more...]

Photos: All The Best Tree Faces & Talking Trees For Halloween Props

One of the best Halloween props comes straight out of the Wizard of Oz movie: talking trees!If you add a talking tree to your Halloween decorations at home, anyone who walks by it will be in for the surprise of their life!To create the illusion that Mother Nature has gone berserk and created foliage with a spooky personality, here are some tips... How To Create Talking TreesHave you ever wondered how the pros create such life-like features when they create talking … [Read more...]

Realistic Halloween Yard Decorations That Will Scare Your Neighbors!

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Going the extra mile to create that spectacular prop or display is what Halloween is all about.Some Halloween props are mechanical masterpieces and can be brought to life in such human-like ways. Others are life-size and realistic because they involve real people to make them work.Following is a collection of photos and videos showing some Halloween creatures and creations that will have your neighbors wondering if you have become truly possessed.Most of these you can easily make … [Read more...]

7 Ways To Make Halloween Spider Webs & Creepy Cobwebs

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If you want to see someone swat madly at their hair, just send them down into a dark basement or seldom opened shed to retrieve something.Once they encounter that first sensation of a slimy spider web clinging to their head, it's a wild flailing of arms probably followed by a shriek of "Get it off me!"Obviously, this is the perfect reaction one would hope to achieve when decorating their home for Halloween.In my opinion, all Halloween decorations and props should be rated for … [Read more...]

Halloween Decorating Ideas: Clever Ways To Decorate Every Single Space Inside Your Home!

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Halloween can be one of the more entertaining times of year, especially when it comes to decorating the inside of your house.There are lots of different areas in your home that you can decorate:windows and window sills fireplace mantels doors and doorways walls steps and staircases ceilings tables and countertops corners of the room...and lots of creative ways to do so!Following are many fun and unique ways to decorate each of those places inside your home this … [Read more...]

Halloween Yard Decor: The Best Outdoor Halloween Decorations

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When I was a young and impressionable kid, there was one lady down the road from us that took Halloween to the extreme each year.With her whole house decorated inside and out, she created her own haunted castle -- complete with a boiling cauldron on the front porch where young visitors were encouraged to bob for apples. Of course, the steam rising from the kettle was really dry ice evaporating into the air.With her tall pointed black hat and sickly green facial makeup, that neighbor was … [Read more...]

Easy Halloween Crafts & Decorations: Make Paper Mache Pumpkins

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One of my favorite things about Halloween is decorating.There are a lot of great ways to make your own fun decorations.These paper-mache pumpkins are easy to make and use just a few materials.They are especially good for little ones who are not quite ready for pumpkin carving yet.Now they can get in on the Halloween decorating fun too!  … [Read more...]