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How to: Typographic Yarn-Wrapped Twig Door Decor

by Lexy Ward
diy yarn-wrapped twigs
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Let's talk about twigs! They're just the most affordable (read: free) craft material there is! And during the fall, they're all over the ground!  My door was feeling particularly bare this holiday season. It only took an hour to give it a spooky face lift in preparation for Halloween!      

Wrapping twigs in yarn is a quick and fun way to incorporate the colors of the season. By shaping the twigs as you wrap them...

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How To: Put Together 8 Simple Halloween Costumes in Less than a Minute

by DIY Maven

How To: Put Together 8 Simple Halloween Costumes in Less than a Minute
There's nothing complicated about these movie-fan-centric Halloween costumes, but they are clever in an eye roll sort of way. A red shirt, glasses and an iPhone is all you need to transform yourself into Theodore from "Her." Others on the list include a "You've Got Mail" idea that involves taping envelopes to your person. As for the Steve Zissou costume, all that takes is a blue shirt, sunglasses and red beanie. If you skip the blade starting...

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Roundup: 13 "No Carve" Pumpkins for Halloween

by Rachel Mae Smith

13 No Carve Pumpkin DIYS
While I'm not a huge fan of Halloween DIYS, I will say that pumpkin projects are the exception. What can I say, I'm a sucker for all the creative ideas there are out there. Instead of carving your pumpkin this year, consider viewing the outside as blank canvas where anything is possible. Here are 13 creative no-carve projects to help you brainstorm turning your pumpkins into works of art! 

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Roundup: 14 Festive Fall and Halloween Garland DIYs to Try This Season

by Brittni Mehlhoff

Roundup: 14 Festive Fall and Halloween Garland DIYs to Try This Season

As far as decorations go, garlands tend to be the easiest DIYs to recreate and often make a big impact on a room or doorway. So, let's celebrate the fall season and the upcoming spook-tacular holiday of Halloween with 14 fall and Halloween DIY garland ideas that you can make in a pinch. There's a spider garland made of pipe cleaners to try, a creepy 'bone' garland, and some festive fall ideas like preserved leaves and dried apples. Want to see all 14 DIY ideas? Click through to see them all.   

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Halloween DIY: Make Weighted Bookends from Dollar Store Skulls

by Brittni Mehlhoff

Halloween DIY: Make Weighted Bookends from Dollar Store Skulls

With a couple of dollars worth of plastic skulls, some scrap wood, and a few other materials, you can create a pair of weighted bookends that are strong enough to hold up plenty of books on the shelf, while also adding a little Halloween flair. Want to see how these turned out? Click through to see the after photos, along with the step by step tutorial.   

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