Queen of Skulls Candy Dish – Made with Mod Podge

Isn't she a sight?  We've been calling her the Queen of Skulls candy dish around my house.  I wanted something shabby yet elegant, spooky but not to scary, and I think she delivers. (This post first...

Make a Creepy Candy Bowl for Halloween

When I hand out candy at Halloween, I like to give a little trick with the treat.  This spooky hand popping out of a candy bowl is a fun way to send a shiver down...

Walking Treat Bowls

Come see me at Dollar Store Crafts to learn how to make this easy and fun project!

Make a Vintage Lace Mini Crown

No fabric stiffener?  No problem!  Here's a different way to make a crown using vintage lace! I'm stash-busting, meaning that I am on a mission to use up what I have!  I love the tiny lace...

Make Silly Scary Face Cupcakes!

Here are some quick, fun ideas for decorating cupcakes!  They would be perfect for a Halloween or monster themed birthday party! My second son was due on Halloween (my husband affectionately referred to him in utero...

Quick, Inexpensive DIY Couples Halloween Costumes

Lots of fun DIY couples Halloween costumes to make. Looking for quick, inexpensive DIY couples Halloween costumes ideas?  I'm sharing some of my favorite past costumes here.  Read on to learn how easy it is to...

DIY Couples Costume: Popeye and Olive Oyl (and Swee’ Pea, too!)

What costume could be more perfect for a couple with a new baby at Halloween? Only Popeye, Olive Oyl, and Swee' Pea! It's hard to choose because we've had so many fun costumes over the years, but...

Ideas for Decorating Candlesticks

I updated one of my candlesticks by removing the candle and replacing it with a skeleton from the dollar store.  Creepy fun!  To learn more about how to embellish unfinished wood candlesticks, check out this...

DIY Couples Costume: Grumpy Old Man and Woman

This has been one of our favorite couples costume to date:  grumpy senior citizens! My husband and I LOVE to dress up for Halloween, but we almost always throw our costumes  together at the last minute....

Make Your Own Medusa Costume

Looking for a costume that's a head turner, but don't have a lot of time or money to spend on it?  You'll love this idea:  make your own Medusa costume!  Not into Medusa?  Find a...