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« on: October 18, 2010 05:39:29 PM »



I saw this idea in Cloth Paper Scissors: cover those $1 store plastic pumpkin buckets with plaster cloth to create vintage-looking papier-mache style pumpkins. It was fun, easy, and turned out great! I just covered them in rigid wrap and painted them with craft paint. Roll on Halloween!
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« Reply #1 on: October 18, 2010 05:58:51 PM »

So great, love em!
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« Reply #2 on: October 18, 2010 06:07:34 PM »

They're cool but honestly, their smiles give me the creep. Perfect for Halloween!
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« Reply #3 on: October 18, 2010 06:10:04 PM »

hehe, Thanks! Halloween is all about the Creeps! Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: October 18, 2010 07:54:51 PM »

Very cute! I have the magazine too, I took the tiny pumpkins and covered them with pages from an old dictionary.
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« Reply #5 on: October 18, 2010 09:38:11 PM »

Super cool, I love the vintage look! I'm going to have to search for that magazine!
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« Reply #6 on: October 18, 2010 11:20:28 PM »

THat's an awesome idea! Would be great to craft for the kiddos!
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« Reply #7 on: October 19, 2010 04:31:41 AM »

Very cute! I have the magazine too, I took the tiny pumpkins and covered them with pages from an old dictionary.

OOh, I hope you posted them!
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« Reply #8 on: October 19, 2010 05:33:01 AM »

These are awesome. I love vintage Halloween decorations. You did a great job on these. Thanks for sharing them with us. I too will have to go and search for the magazine. Just what I need, another crafting magazine.. LOL...
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« Reply #9 on: October 19, 2010 07:08:03 AM »

Those are way cool! Very vintage creepy.
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