Fall Decor

Here’s a few ideas I’ve seen around the web for updating your decor for fall. The first ones are from Mad In Crafts – she has a fantastic tutorial for making these.  (and a good warning – don’t burn the fake leaves!!) She has lots more easy and lovely ideas on her blog, so check… Read More ❱

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Printable Kindness

I ran across this today, and I just love the idea. I love doing little kind annonymous things like this – it probably gives me way more happiness than the person who is on the recieving end – that is the great thing about kindness though, it comes back to you so quickly and is… Read More ❱

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Make your own air freshener spray

At the florists where my niece bought me some flowers they included a bottle of room spray. You can choose whatever scent you like and they will create the spray for you. You can take your bottle back and get refils when you run out. I thought that was a pretty cool idea, so I… Read More ❱


24 hour tombstones

Need some quick tombstones to “liven” up the yard on Halloween (or would that be “deaden” up the yard?) Anyhoo . . . over at Evil Mad Scientist they show you how to make your own tombstones! Quick and Easy – just the way we like them!


Day 30 – Treat Bag Labels

I made these treat bag labels for my nieces and nephews and I thought you might like to use them to make some treat bags of your own. Just click to download the free treat bag labels, print them out, (I recommend using cardstock, but paper will be fine, too) cut them out, fold and… Read More ❱


Day 19 – DIY Halloween

As a kid some of my favorite Halloween decorations were these little orange jackolanterns my mom made from construction paper. I didn’t know for a long time that they were homemade – yet they were just simple paper jackolanterns with faces drawn on with magic markers. If you have similar talents for constructing Halloween decorations,… Read More ❱


Day 13 – Make Your Own Costume

It’s important to plan ahead if you are making your own costume, don’t wait until the day of Halloween to start making your costume because you’ll always have some unforeseen problems that you probably could have avoided with a little bit of advanced planning. It’s best to plan early, and then double check all your… Read More ❱


Puttin’ On the Ritz!

This adorable skeleton can be yours – you just have to make him! Aren’t they so adorable? The tutorial to make your own – surprisingly simple – is here at The Small Object!


Cute Magnets

These are so cute and seem really easy to make. Angry Chicken tells you how on her site.