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Hi there Tatertots & Jello Readers! It's Melissa from the Polka Dot Chair and I'm so excited to be back with you today sharing a tutorial for a simple Halloween Craft. I have a really BIG collection of Halloween fabrics and I'm always looking for more ways to use up my stash. I was rummaging through the scraps last week and got the idea to use some of them to make this Halloween … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 DIY Halloween Projects Part Three!

The Halloween spirit continues and decorating for the holiday is in full swing over at my house! I love Halloween and this week had some of my favorite projects I've ever seen! Here are... 20 DIY Halloween Projects from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * * Halloween Mason Jars @ View from the Fridge You've Been Booed Printables @ Tidy Mom Stacked Halloween Pumpkin Tower @ … [Read more...]

6 Tips to Make Easy Halloween Pillow Covers [And three Free Designs!]

6 Tips to create easy holiday pillow covers and three FREE designs too! I've sewn plenty of pillow covers in my time. And while they are fun to create, sometimes it's just easier to fast-track a project. Ikea pillow covers are so inexpensive and great quality. For the price - $4 for plain covers and $5 for stripes -they offer an easy way to create holiday pillows and they even have hidden … [Read more...]

Halloween Treat Boxes

Hi Everyone! Kiki from Kiki and Company here to share a fun Halloween idea with you. My kiddos (all 5 of them) LOVE Halloween. I love to throw little notes and treats in their lunches and can't wait to put these in there soon: How fun are these? A little gross and a lot of fun! ;) To make these cute boxes is super simple. … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 DIY Halloween Projects Part 2!

I'm always on the lookout for new Halloween ideas and decorations that I can make to really get into the spirit of the season! Here are... 20 DIY Halloween Projects from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * * Candy Corn Donuts @ I Dig Pinterest Paper Bag Broom @ Ribbons & Glue Candy Corn Lima Bean Wreath @ Made With Happy DIY Jack O' Lantern Signs @ House by Hoff … [Read more...]

Make a Whimsical Halloween Spider Wreath!

My kids and I had a fun time making this simple Halloween Spider Wreath! It's no sew and only takes a few minutes to put together!   Here's how to make it: … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 19 Halloween Party Ideas!

One of the best parts of October is going to Halloween gatherings around the neighborhood. I'm always on the lookout for new treats and decorations for these celebrations, so here are... 19 Halloween Party Ideas from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * * Mummy Twinkie Pops @ Love Bakes Good Cakes via I Dig Pinterest Jack o Lantern Cocktail @ Cooking with Curls Acorn Treat Bag @ … [Read more...]

10 Minute “Robber” Halloween Costume [and Free Cuttable File!]

Happy October 1st!! Halloween is coming up and I'm always curious to see what Ella wants to "be" for the holiday. Last year it was an elaborate Black and White Swan creature which was a little tricky to create. This year she decided that being a Robber would be the coolest idea. And it's perfect because this month the Michaels Makers challenge is costumes! So off to Michaels we went. I'll show … [Read more...]

How to Paint a Rug in Less Than an Hour [and free template]!

I'm SO thrilled to be part of Glidden's Colortopia team! If you've been reading my blog for long you know that I LOVE paint! And not only do I love a painted wall, I love to use paint on unusual surfaces. One of my favorite things to paint in the last few years has been rugs. I had a hard time finding the colors or patterns of rugs I wanted for different room projects so I started painting my … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 DIY Halloween Projects!

It's just beginning to feel like fall here, and Halloween is only 5 weeks away! That seems like a lot of time, but if you're like me and are known to procrastinate, it's time to start putting together all the spooky decor late October is known for! Here are... 20 DIY Halloween Projects from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * * Broomstick Party Skewers @ Giggles Galore Glitter … [Read more...]