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Halloween

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Halloween Hang-Ups

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Staircase Silhouette Halloween Decorations

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All Dressed Up: Flower Bouquet

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Make a sunny bundle of daisies, tulips, and sunflowers. These friends (from left), Sophia, age 8, Emily, 7, Angelika, 7, and Sarah, 7, wear felt-petal collars and pollen headdresses topped with stickers. Velour dresses and bright tights bring it all together without a single stitch.
Materials
  • 28-gauge floral wire
  • Headband
  • Fusible web
  • Iron
  • Felt
  • Fabric glue
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Goody Witches

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Halloween Clip-Art Candy Boxes

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Dole out treats this Halloween in our frightfully charming candy boxes. There's no trick to crafting them: Just print the templates, fold, and glue. Use the favors to dress up place settings, or group them on a table for a festive display.
Materials
  • Using a straightedge and a craft knife, cut out template. Cut slits along solid white lines; crease along dotted lines using template as a guide. Make holes at white dots using a 1/8-inch hole punch.
  • Form template into box. Using a glue stick, adhere bottom and side flaps in place, leaving top open. Fill box with candy of your choice.
  • Cut an 8-inch length of 1/4-inch-wide ribbon, and knot ends to form a loop. Thread looped end up through top flap without the tab, and then up through top flap with the tab. To close box, tuck tab into slit at top of box.
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Monster Buffet

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 This unforgettable monster buffet was inspired by the Adrienne Landau windows at Barneys New York. 
Materials
  • Monster buffet eye and nose template
  • Monster buffet claws, paws, and teeth template
  • White and black felt
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Craft glue
  • Faux-fur pillow
  • Faux-fur throw blanket large enough to cover buffet table
  • Rubber drawer liner material
  • Safety pins
  • Cake stands (optional)
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Octopus Costume

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Materials
  • Octopus costume pattern
  • 1 1/2 yards teal fabric
  • 1 yard polka-dot fabric (for lining)
  • 1 package white iron-on patches
  • 1 package navy-blue iron-on patches
  • Scissors
  • Straight pins
  • Sewing machine
  • Coordinating thread
  • Polyester stuffing
  • Chopsticks
  • 2 yards teal double-fold extra-wide bias tape ribbon
  • Needle and thread for basting
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Halloween Ornaments

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Paper Mice Halloween Decorations

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These creepy, crawly paper mice are not so nice. Stick these unsavory critters on stair risers, baseboards, or any spot where they might give unsuspecting passersby a little jump.
Materials
  • Black construction paper
  • Pencil
  • Scissors or craft knife
  • Masking tape
  • Mice templates
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