Make your own Witches Hat Fascinator


Last week I guest blogged over at eighteen25 for their Spooktacluar September series… here’s my post in case you missed it!  Hello eighteen25 readers.  My name is Melissa Mortenson and I blog over at The Polka Dot Chair.  This is the 3rd year that I’ve had the privilege of contributing to Spooktacular September! I think… 

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Mr. Horseman & Mr. Crane


I could not convince my family ALL to match for Halloween this year (I know, I’m horrible… I always try to match the costumes).  So the girls were Witches  & the boys went as, Icabod Crane & the Headless Horseman I didn’t make my husbands costume. Just “refashioned” it from some previous costumes and cut… 

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3 Witches


Pin It Okay, Normally I don’t have Halloween costumes done until about 5 minutes before the trick or treaters arrive… but this year we were going to Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween party, so they had to be done early. Pin It I was so proud of my kids this year, because they picked out… 

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A Quirky Crafter

Hello all! My name is Emily and I am Melissa’s little sister. Melissa has asked me to share a little bit about myself and tell you all the secrets of my kid’s quirky Halloween costumes. Before we begin, take a moment to see them in action for the full effect: RObot Halloween from emily millard… 

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Costume Parade


  Here are some photos from our Halloween day. Unfortunately I got sick Friday night.  I managed to get some photos of the kids, then sent them off trick or treating with my husband and in laws…. I turned in early, which makes me mad because all the work to get ready for the holiday… 

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Superhero Costume


Pin It So Halloween is in 2 weeks, and I thought I’d share a costume from last year incase anyone is still looking for ideas. My daughter wanted to be a superhero… The first version of this costume was not very cute. It was lacking in details and just didn’t have any “pop”. One of… 

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