Martha Stewart's Halloween Central, featuring: A new video series (watch below), pumpkin-decorating how-tos, free templates and clip art, costume inspiration, and lots more. Scroll down to watch "Shriek or Chic: Martha's Haute Halloween Challenge" now!
It happens all the time. You're wandering in a store, flipping through a magazine, or visiting a friend's home. You see something and you say to yourself, "That is so Martha Stewart." We've collected some of our favorites -- the clever, practical, and always beautiful ideas that Martha put her own unique stamp on. Revisit a few that you have borrowed or find a new "classic" for your home.
Born Martha Kostyra in 1941 to a couple of avid do-it-yourselfers, Martha learned to cook, sew, garden, and repair just about anything in her Nutley, New Jersey, childhood home. Here, a look back at the people, places, and events that shaped who she is today.