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12 Last-Minute Handmade Halloween Costume Inspirations

Coming up with a fresh Halloween costume every year can be quite the daunting task. If you're looking for last minute inspiration, we've got ten handmade ideas to get your creative juices flowing! …


Favorite Halloween Costume Ever?

Everybody has one: a favorite Halloween costume that you'll always remember. Maybe it was Incredible Hulk when you were incredibly scrawny, a super crafty homemade success, or a clever pun-as-costume …


60 Handmade and Vintage Halloween Costumes

Coming up with a fresh Halloween costume every year can be quite the daunting task. Some people meet this experience with excitement and serious consideration each year. Some of us barely try to throw…


15-Year-Old Girl Pretends to Be a Doll

I recently read this article about a 15-year-old girl named Venus Palermo who makes YouTube videos in which she pretends to be a doll. She dresses in childlike clothing, does her hair and makeup in su…


10 DIY Halloween Costume Ideas

Can you believe that September is almost over? Halloween is just a month and a half away, and if you're planning to go DIY with your costume this year, now's the time to get started. Need some help in…


10 DIY Ways To A Waste-Free Halloween

Itís time to pick up those heavy Halloween footprints and celebrate the holiday sustainably. Here's why finding ways to honor our planet, is a ghoulish goal worth bobbing for: According to the EPA,…


What Your Halloween Costume Says About You

Lady Gaga, Disney princess, Spiderman, Snooki? We've come a long way from the original notion of Halloween costumes. In ancient Celtic tradition, the end of October marked the end of harvest season …


Scare the Kid Out of You: Is Halloween Age Appropriate For Young Children

A good friend and fellow parent provided for me a cautionary tale about Halloween. His son (then a very excitable three-year old) expressed nothing but anticipation and enthusiasm leading up to Hallow…


Dress Your Pets for a Safe Halloween

Who can resist the idea of dressing your pet up for Halloween? Yeah it's silly and some might say it's a little cruel, but it's so dang cute! But before you do, check out these tips from the ASPCA: …


Eco-Halloween Costumes to DIY For

Halloween always seems to bring out the parental paranoia. I suppose it's no surprise with kids running around after dark, knocking on the doors of people you may or may not know, and essentially taki…


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