Ariel Halloween Costume

DIY Ariel Halloween Costume

Sewing Halloween costumes for my kids has always been one of my all time favorite projects. I have always loved taking them to the store to flip through costume patterns, sometimes as early as August, then planning and scheming what costumes they would want that year. Even though I always tried to get an early… 

Read More »

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… 

Read More »

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… 

Read More »

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… 

Read More »

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… 

Read More »