Make cheap Dollar Store Halloween Decor

There's still a good two weeks before Halloween, so if you haven't decorated yet, YOU STILL HAVE TIME! It seems like I'm always strapped for cash (who isn't?!) and I really hate spending loads of money on holiday decor that you use for only 3-4 weeks. So I did what I do best; I headed to the dollar store (Dollar Tree) and loaded up. I spent about $10 and ended up with an entire yard and mantle full of Halloween decor. I purchased the products above plus some spider webbing and a bag of moss. If you want to decorate for Halloween on the cheap real quick, head over to the … [Read more...]

pumpkins, pumpkins, & more pumpkins

Happy Saturday everyone! My Halloween decor roundup was loads of fun, so I'm bringing awesome back by sharing loads of amazing pumpkin crafts! Sit back and get ready to be inspired. You may even want to get your pinterest button ready, 'cause you'll want to bookmark all of these bad boys. Paint & embellish some pumpkins! Thrifty and Chic: white with twine pumpkins Simcoe Street: white pumpkins Sweetwater Style: white floral embellished pumpkin Brown Paper Packages: silver bling pumpkins Welcome to Pittypat Paperie: silver & black fleur de lis … [Read more...]

Happy Halloween 2010!

Happy Halloween!! (My family carved these in 2007.) Have a fun and safe Halloween! *Check back later tonight for a giveaway!* … [Read more...]

So, I bought the filler stuff. Now what?!

Filler. Filler is all the stuff that adds fluff and texture to your accessories. You see it. You want it. You buy it. Now what?! Once you buy the stuff and get it home with you, how do you use it? Shown above are leaves plucked off a pick from the Dollar Tree (like this one), real mini pumpkins from the grocery store, and two bags of fake gourdes, pumpkins, apples, and nuts from Target ($2.50 a bag at the Dollar Spot). I'm going to show you a few quick easy ways to accessorize your house and create a warm Fall feel. I grabbed my very versatile goodwill stand … [Read more...]