Halloween Decorating Ideas

Witch & Black CatIf you really love to get into the festive mood at Halloween it is very important that your home looks the part. You can achieve this by using different elements to create the look and feel of a spooky mansion that you would normally see featured in Halloween movies. You can choose to spend lots of money on decorations or you can actually create your own if you are the artistic type. Everyone knows exactly what to expect during this time of the year and you do not want to disappoint. Just in case you need a helping hand, here are a few tips on the types of decorations you should get to create that spooky atmosphere for your home. Continue reading

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Haunted Flying Witch

If there is ever a time of year when the ghosts and goblins roam the streets of the modern world, that time would be Halloween. Today’s ghost and goblins are probably a little more frightening than at any other time in history but they are often tempered by a princess seeking frogs and a few witches and wizards along the way. Halloween is a great day to be a kid but can also be a great day for grown ups as well. Decorating for Halloween can be almost as fun as going out and begging for candy any day of the week. Continue reading

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Outdoor Halloween Decorations

When it is time to get the decorations ready for Halloween, you want to be sure that you have the right things to spruce up the outside of your home as well as the inside. Here are some great ideas that could help to welcome or maybe frighten visitors who dare to come a calling.

Halloween Lights

There are lots of different lighting fixtures that you can choose to put up that will convey a real sense of Halloween. A cheap and cheerful option is to get some string lights. You can actually purchase a string of LED lights that are shaped in the form pumpkins, skulls and coffins. All you need is to have a power source nearby and you can place these lights around your front door or windows. Continue reading

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Elegant Halloween

Do you love Halloween so much that you want to integrate touches of this special day into the very decor of  your home? If so, you may want to consider some of these classy and elegant items with which to spookily accessorize your home.

Black Lace

One of the most dramatic Halloween additions to your decor is black lace and lots of it! From tablecloths, curtains and mantle scarves to wall hangings, black lace portrays elegance and good taste. You can choose from a variety of patterns – spiders and/or spider webs, bats, witches, skeletons, pumpkins and more. Continue reading

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Creative Pumpkin Carving Tips

Easy pumpkin carving ideas are an excellent way to breathe new life into an old Halloween tradition. Face it, pumpkin carving has been around a long time. Sure, the traditional ways to carve that Halloween pumpkin are ok, but wouldn’t you like a pump up your pumpkin this Halloween season? Why not make this year’s pumpkin something special, something to remember, something everyone will “oooh and aaah” about? These pumpkin carving ideas will make it a breeze to carve the best pumpkin ever! Continue reading

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Halloween Lights

Lights, in one form or another, have always been a part of the Halloween tradition. Back in the day, the lights were mostly candles and bonfires. (Everyone remembers the glow of a candle in a carved pumpkin. The smell of wood smoke and the flicker of firelight might remind some of a long ago Halloween weenie roast.) Today, the choice in Halloween lights is better than ever. So go ahead and light some candles, but don’t forget to check out the other available forms of Halloween lighting. Continue reading

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