Posts Tagged ‘Halloween’

Craft Challenge #121: DIY Halloween Costume Winner

This month’s Craft Challenge was our Annual Halloween Costume Challenge! The challenge happens every year and is one of our most popular. The costume could have been for anyone, but it had to have handmade components to it. It also had to be a costume made for Halloween 2017. Our winning entry was created by […]

Party with a Pumpkin Challenge Winner: Floral Pumpkin Centerpiece

The Craft Challenge for the Occasions Board was Party with a Pumpkin! The challenge was to take a decorate a pumpkin. You can carve it, create a monster or make a mad diorama. The only requirement is that the pumpkin can not be fake. No foam or plastic pumpkins! Our winning entry was created by […]

Still Time For a Costume

What? You don’t have a costume for tonight? Don’t you want to go join the fun? Here are a few last minute costume ideas that might help you out. Get dressed up and go have fun! Some white poster board and a marker are all you’ll need to make a clever costume that looks like […]

Countdown to Halloween!

Halloween is only a week away! Lots of spooky crafts are showing up on the Halloween boards on Craftster these days, and they’re all worth taking a good look at. Don’t be scared… How fun is this Halloween countdown? Each day is represented by a decorated matchbox. Inside each box, KarenLouiseM has inserted Halloween prompts, […]

Witchy Women

Now that it’s October, there’s an abundance of witchy women showing up around town, and rightly so. With Halloween on its way, witches are popping up all over the place, especially here on Craftster. This witch wears a wonderful stripey skirt, and carries a black cat named “Soot”. MissingWillow included all sorts of great details in […]

@Home This Weekend: Halloween Pillows

This weekend, add some spooky fun with a couple of Halloween pillows. StaceFace101 made easy to remove pillow covers, so she can change these pillows out for any season. What a scary good idea! Save Save

Tute Tuesday: Reversible Trick-or-Treat Bag

Trick or treating is probably one of the most awesome things ever. You dress up, bang on someone’s door and then get candy or other treats. The only problem is how do you get all that loot home. Just say no to the random pillow case and yes to to h0p31355’s tutorial for a Reversible […]

Signs of Halloween

If you look around this month, you’ll see all kinds of signs of Halloween. Whether banners or buntings or tags, it’s obvious that Halloween season is full on! A lacy skull embellishes this “Wicked” sign. Watch out, trick or treaters, Mistress Jennie has served up a warning. The Raging Sloth made this adorable jack-o-lantern garland. […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Upcycled Halloween Decor

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make spooktacular Halloween decor! Light up your Halloween with these upcycled pumpkin decorations! When you make yours, be sure to post them on the Halloween board, so we can feature you! 🙂

It’s Beginning to Look Like…Halloween!

Spooky projects of all sorts are starting to pop up on Craftster, and that can only mean one thing: Halloween is coming! Here are a few of the most recent posts to grace the Halloween board. Normally, a putz house would signify Christmas, but this little glittered beauty by pottermouth seems to be haunted! A […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Fabric Pumpkins

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make fabulous fabric pumpkins! Glam? Rustic? Halloween? What’s your fabric pumpkin style? When you make some, be sure to post them, so we can feature you! 🙂

Countdown to Halloween

It’s almost here, our favorite spooky time of year. Halloween is next Monday, and Craftsters have been busy making all sorts of Halloween decor. Look what’s been added just these last few days! This appears to be a vintage trick or treat pail, but it’s actually a reproduction by Ludi. Made from paper maché, this […]

Tute Tuesday: Gather Ye Rosebuds Halloween Wreath

It’s Halloween! Time to get your spook on! Welcome those little monsters with a boo-tiful Gather Ye Rosebuds Wreath from our very own awesome Craftster moderator, Mistress Jennie. Using items purchased at the Dollar Store, you can make your very own Halloween door decor for less than $20.00. That is something to scream about! This […]

Tute Tuesday: Little Foam Skulls

What happens with an awesome crafty person like cmarion3 can’t find the perfect skull decoration for Halloween? Why she makes her own Little Foam Skulls, of course! No bones about it, this tutorial is wickedly easy to follow and you do not need to be an artist to create a fun skeleton face. Use your […]

Hooray for the Orange and Black

It’s that time of year! Orange and black (perhaps with hints of purple and lime green) are the IN colors for October. Decorate your house with handmade Halloween fun! Need some inspiration? Well, say no more. alwaysinmyroom crocheted a couple of black frames, and needed something to fill them. She wisely chose a pair of […]