Halloween Crafts and DIY Ideas

Here are some terrific ideas for Halloween crafts to do with the kids and whole family. Ideas to entertain, celebrate and decorate. We have found Halloween decorations, easy crafts and kids costume ideas.

Colorful Skeleton Coffin Brownies

Colorful Skeleton Coffin Brownies
Brownies make everything better and are always a hit at parties. How about making some of these fun brownies shaped like coffins for your Halloween party. These would be fun for school parties, if they still have them.

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Knit a Patch Full of Pumpkins

Knit a patch of pumpkins with these free patterns.Now that it’s October, fall is really here and pumpkins are popping up everywhere. So you might as well have one on your knitting needles too, right?

The good news is there are lots of really cute options for knit … Read More...

Tutorial: Fabric feather crowns

Tutorial: Fabric feather crowns Tutorial: Fabric feather crowns

These fabric feather crowns by Monica from Marino Bambinos remind me of woodland fairies, like in A Midsummer Night’s Dream.  They’re fanciful and colorful, but earthy at the same time.  She shares a tutorial showing … Read More...

10 stamped Halloween treat bags

10 stamped halloween treat bags



Halloween is fast approaching, and with it come parties, classroom treats, and trick or treating.  Why not dress up those sweets with one of these cute and easy stamped treat bags?  Non-food prizes (think small toys from Oriental … Read More...

35+ Monster Crafts and Treats


If you’re planning a monster-themed Halloween party for little ones, this adorable roundup of cute (not scary!) monster themed crafts and treats is perfect for providing party favor inspiration. My personal favorites are the jars of glitter flecked monster slime … Read More...

Tutorial: Halloween witch apron

Tutorial: Halloween witch apron Tutorial: Halloween witch apron

Amber from Crazy Little Projects shares a free pattern for making a cute Halloween witch apron.   How fun would it be to answer the door to trick or treaters wearing this apron?   The apron is a … Read More...

Tutorial: Princess Jasmine costume

Tutorial: Princess Jasmine costume

Tutorial: Princess Jasmine costume

Marissa from Rae Gun Ramblings shows how you can make a Princess Jasmine costume.  She made the costume for her niece when she visited Disneyland last year, but this would also make an awesome Halloween costume, … Read More...

Counting Down to Halloween

Counting Down to Halloween
As September draws to an end, are your kids getting anxious for Halloween? It can seem like an awful long wait from October 1st to October 31st, but this fun countdown project might help. At the very least, when they … Read More...