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How to Make a Halloween Bat Decoration in 15 Minutes [+ Free Template!]

How to Make a Halloween Bat Decoration in 15 Minutes [+ Free Template!]

Many of us leave making Halloween decorations until the last minute. Somehow, the big day always manages to creep up on us – no pun intended! But whether you’re throwing a Halloween bash or you’re expecting a swarm of trick or treaters, your house should […]

Halloween Window Decoration [+ Free Templates!]

Halloween Window Decoration [+ Free Templates!]

We all know that decorating your home for Halloween can be frightfully good fun – carving pumkins, hanging bats, and preparing treats for the the onslaught of trick or treaters – but there’s one important task that should never be overlooked… creating Halloween window decorations! […]

A DIY Halloween Wreath To Die For!

A DIY Halloween Wreath To Die For!

Every serious crafter knows that wreaths are not just for Christmas… but did you know they make a fantastic Halloween door decoration too?! Whilst celebrating all things ghostly and ghastly  is becoming increasingly popular here in the UK, the creative and crafty among you are looking for more and more fabulous Halloween decoration ideas… and so the ever-versatile wreath is back, and it’s looking more terrifying than ever! Check out the crafty Kelly Anne Jordan’s fantastic DIY Halloween wreath project below, and create your own spooky yet sensational Halloween door decoration in time for October 31st!

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Chain Stitch Embroidery: Halloween Edition [+Free Template!]

Chain Stitch Embroidery: Halloween Edition [+Free Template!]

Over the past few months, we’ve covered the basics of embroidery. Firstly we looked at the split stitch and French knot in our Cactus embroidery tutorial, and then we looked at backstitch, the lazy-daisy stitch and the satin stitch in our Bloom tutorial. Because Halloween […]

Halloween Bat Decor: Hanging Decorations You Can Sew!

Halloween Bat Decor: Hanging Decorations You Can Sew!

At the top of the creepiest Halloween creatures charts amidst witches, goblins and ghosts are, of course, Halloween bats! The winged silhouettes of these harmless creatures have long been associated with all things spooky, and make for a fabulous way to decorate your home or […]

The Return of The Impossible Card: A Spooktacular Halloween Edition!

The Return of The Impossible Card: A Spooktacular Halloween Edition!

The ‘Impossible Card’ is back… and it’s more terrifying to behold than ever! Why? Because the fantastic Vikki Gorham has created her very own Spooktacular Impossible Scene Card, ready for Halloween! And despite how incredible it looks, this stunning card is not impossible to make at all! Using the clever Impossible Card template provided here, you can discover the simple secret behind the impossible card, and make it time and time again, decorating each one however you wish! Check out Vikki Gorham’s step-by-step instructions below, and discover just how possible this impossible scene card really is!

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Halloween Party Food: 6 Spooktacular Halloween Recipes

Halloween Party Food: 6 Spooktacular Halloween Recipes

Planning on conjuring up some terrifyingly terrific Halloween Party Food this October 31st? Whether you’re hosting your own spooky soiree or simply preparing for the annual barrage of trick-or-treaters, these Halloween recipes are perfect for serving up to ghosts and goblins alike in your very […]

Sew Your Own Halloween Witch Decoration: A Debbie Shore Tutorial

Sew Your Own Halloween Witch Decoration: A Debbie Shore Tutorial

This Halloween, why not put your sewing skills to the test, with this fantastic Halloween witch decoration sewing project from the fabulous Debbie Shore? This wonderfully creative witch doll is as colourful as she is creepy, and would look fantastic sat beside this year’s pumpkin, […]

DIY Halloween Crafts: Make Your Own Halloween Jars!

DIY Halloween Crafts: Make Your Own Halloween Jars!

Whether you’re throwing a big Halloween party, or just after ideas on how to add some frighteningly good Halloween decor to your doorstop this year, these fantastic DIY Halloween jars are just the ticket. Created by none other than our fabulously crafty Sarah Cawood (with a little help from her little helping hands!) these Halloween jars provide the perfect way to cast an eery glow over proceedings this October 31st. Check out Sarah’s full Halloween decor tutorial below, and discover exactly how to go about creating your own Halloween crafts!

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Crafty Pumpkin Carving Templates [ Free Printables!]

Crafty Pumpkin Carving Templates [ Free Printables!]

Whether you’re going all-out this Halloween and throwing a haunted house party, or you just want to set the scene for this year’s trick-or-treating troops, don’t do anything until you’ve read this article! We know you won’t want to sink your knife into this year’s […]

Witch Hat Halloween Treat Boxes in Under 15 Minutes

Witch Hat Halloween Treat Boxes in Under 15 Minutes

Always leaving Halloween until the last minute? Or perhaps you’d love to get creative, but struggle to find the time to go all out when it comes to crafting for Halloween… well, fear not! Sarah Hurley’s witch hat Halloween treat box takes under 15 minutes to […]

DIY Halloween Jewellery: Web Wrapped Bat Motif [+FREE Template & Video!]

DIY Halloween Jewellery: Web Wrapped Bat Motif [+FREE Template & Video!]

Polish off your broomstick and get your pumkin carving tools at the ready – we’re preparing for Halloween… and this year, we’re leaving no stone unturned! A holiday traditionally dedicated to remembering the dead, today Halloween is widely regarded as a time for fun and creativity, as children prepare to spend the night trick-or-treating door to door, and adults enjoy costume parties, horror films and all things spooky! And when it comes to creating a spooktacular look for Halloween, we’ve a real treat for you! The talented Sarah Millsop is here with a frighteningly fabulous Halloween jewellery project that you can create at home, to ensure you look dead spectacular, whatever your Halloween plans…

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Debbie Shore’s DIY Halloween Treat Bag

Debbie Shore’s DIY Halloween Treat Bag

Halloween is all about trick or treating… and what better way to prepare your little ghoul or goblin for a hard night’s doorbell-ringing than with this homemade treat bucket? It looks fantastic completed… and even better full of sweets! Check out Debbie Shore’s simple step-by-step project […]

Here’s Lookin’ at Boo: 10 Minute Eyeball Pops

Here’s Lookin’ at Boo: 10 Minute Eyeball Pops

Give classic sprinkles a new life by combining classic Halloween skulls, bones and pumpkins with creepy eyeballs to make boo-tiful treats. Simply melt Candy Melts and decorate! No-one will be able to resist these sweet pops.

Orange or Peppermint Poppin’ Halloween Mini Rolls

Orange or Peppermint Poppin’ Halloween Mini Rolls

How about these treats for a sophisticated Halloween party?! Gluten-free chocolate mini rolls filled with a decadent chocolate ganache buttercream, flavoured with either orange or peppermint and mouth-watering popping candy, enrobed in chocolate and decorated with orange and green coloured white chocolate. There’s plenty to be crafty about with these devilishly moreish bakes! — Mich Turner MBE

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