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Halloween

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Charmed Costumes: Devil Horns

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Creepy Crates

Steps:4
Assemble a tableau straight out of a spooky movie. The animals in this witch's latest shipment seem to have escaped their crates and are inhabiting these ghostly green pumpkins.
Materials
  • Wooden open-top boxes, 16-by-12-by-11 inches, knock-down style, by Poole and Sons, woodthings.com
  • Number and letter stencils, 2 inches, by Hy-Ko Products, acehardwaresuperstore.com
  • Dark-gray and black acrylic paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Masking tape
  • Sponge brush
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Graveyard Place Cards

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Quick-Spun Cobwebs

Steps:3
If that spooky, hundred-year-old dusty look doesn't come naturally, fake it with hot-glue cobwebs; we "spun" them over realistic-looking stuffed birds.
Materials
  • Hot-glue pads, from dickblick.com
  • Low-melt trigger glue gun (23601-0000), from dickblick.com
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Spider Princess Costume

Steps:17
Materials
  • 3 packages (20-by-90-inch) sheet crepe paper in black
  • 1 package (20-by-90-inch) sheet crepe paper in white
  • Tape measure or ruler
  • Scissors
  • Thread, in black and white
  • Sewing machine
  • Straight pins
  • Black seam binding or ribbon
  • Black Velcro fastener
  • Black 3/4-inch elastic, for headband
  • Toy spider
  • Black yarn, for spiderweb cape
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