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you are creating costumes, planning a spooky party or wanting to entice trick-or-treaters
with delightfully eerie displays, Creative Costumes and Halloween Decor will give
you a wealth of inspiration and detailed easy-to-follow directions for each project.
Celebrate the harvest season with quilted scarecrow wall hangings, pumpkin table
lines, exquisite haunted birdhouses and a welcome witch to greet visitors at the
door. Use simple sewing techniques to sew bat wings, dragon tails, wizard cages,
witch hats and regal crowns for your favorite trick-or-treaters. With projects
ranging from kid-friendly to beginner to advanced, everyone can participate in
the Halloween fun.
- Transform your house into a creepy wonderland,
inside and out.
- Easy step-by-step directions for the whole family (including
- Carve spectacular pumpkins and squash.
- Host the perfect
Halloween party with sinister centerpieces, harvest wreaths and ghoulish food,
even a witch pinata.
From the Editors
at the time of the year when the last of the harvest is being gathered, the days
are cooler and the nights come earlier and seem more mysterious. It's time for
children of all ages to enjoy the preparations as they invite witches and monsters
and hobgoblins home.
In Creative Costumes you will discover ways
to design and sew distinctive costumes. Similar construction techniques are used
for various elements throughout the book, making them very compatible.
Halloween Decor there are a variety of projects that will help you greet
your costumed visitors, from traditional pumpkin carving and child-friendly pumpkin
painting to scarecrows and life-size figures for the front door.
have some fun, and enjoy the Halloween season!
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