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Halloween Skull Bookends

Give your shelves a bit of skeletal flair with these simple, yet spooky, BOO!-kends.

gold skull bookends

Photography: John Armitage

Source: Martha Stewart

steps

  1. Use the hand saw to cut the plaster skull in half as shown.
    skull bookend sawing
  2. Glue each half of the skull on to the metal bookends using a hot-glue gun.
    bookend skull halves
  3. Paint each skull half and metal bookends with 2 coats of Metallic Gold paint; let dry completely.
    gold skull bookends gold paint

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