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Halloween

Crafty Beggars’ Halloween Decorations: Book Pumpkins, Severed Hand & Witch Legs

Crafty Beggars’ Halloween Decorations: Book Pumpkins, Severed Hand & Witch Legs

Wendy and Julie have put together some more spine-tingling Halloween home decor ideas for you to recreate. Firstly, Julie attempts to scare their neighbours with a severed hand and wicked witch legs, and then Wendy gets busy transforming books into amazing paper pumpkins!

5 Minute Make: Cat Ears for Halloween

5 Minute Make: Cat Ears for Halloween

Halloween is always fun for getting crafty and dressing up, but we’re probably all guilty of occasionally leaving things until the last minute. That’s where this 5 Minute Make steps in. If you’re in need of a quick fix for the kids or a fun party […]

Need a Last-Minute Halloween Treat? Make Mummy Biscuits!

Need a Last-Minute Halloween Treat? Make Mummy Biscuits!

I love that these biscuits are super simple, quick, and easy to make or for a last-minute Halloween trick or treat. I’ve used a vanilla biscuit base, but you could use chocolate, gingerbread, or a flavour of your choice. — Mich Turner MBE

How to Make To-DIE-For Halloween Treat Bags

How to Make To-DIE-For Halloween Treat Bags

It’s no trick: this little Halloween goody bag is a treat to make! And if you’re thinking beyond Halloween, this same design is also easy to adapt to other occasions. Simply swap the message on the front and the colour scheme and you have a […]

Hair-Raising Halloween Cake Decorating with an Airbrush

Hair-Raising Halloween Cake Decorating with an Airbrush

When it comes to Halloween themed bakes, there are some incredible cakes out there – but they can require so many different tools to produce them that I thought I’d share something a little simpler. If you own an airbrush, then really going to town […]

The Ultimate Trick or Treat: Vampire Teeth Cookies

The Ultimate Trick or Treat: Vampire Teeth Cookies

The ultimate trick or treat to make with the family for all your scary Halloween parties! Deceptively clever, these gnashers are made from chocolate chip cookies, cut in half and sandwiched with red coloured buttercream and mini marshmallows. The fangs are created with slivered almonds. […]

Get Spooky with Crafty Beggars: Halloween Crafting

Get Spooky with Crafty Beggars: Halloween Crafting

Halloween is just about a stone’s throw away! If you haven’t already plastered the walls of your home with frightening decorations or nipped out to the shop to stock up on trick or treat sweets, the Crafty Beggars have you covered. Here’s Wendy‘s take on […]

How to Make ‘Spooky!’ Halloween Party Invitations

How to Make ‘Spooky!’ Halloween Party Invitations

We’re now in October so one of the nation’s favourite events, Halloween, isn’t all that far away. If you’re planning on hosting a creepy Halloween party or have a child who wants to invite their friends round for a scary night, you’ll need some invitations. […]

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween!

As dawn struck, the Create and Craft team climbed from their graves, broke free from their chains and jumped on their broomsticks to bring you… NIGHTMARE ON NEWARK ROAD!

Halloween Video Projects from Crafty Beggars & More Creepy Crafting!

Halloween Video Projects from Crafty Beggars & More Creepy Crafting!

Halloween is the on the horizon – or should we say, on the horrorizon – so now’s the time to get your last-minute crafting completed for the big night. Whether you’re dressing up your digs for a spooktastic Halloween bash, or you want to make […]