Abigail of Paper & Cake doesn’t think kids should be the only ones having fun on Halloween and we agree! She styled and designed a spooky, yet sophisticated adult dinner party starring her new Wicked Hallow’s Eve printable collection and went for a deadly color combination of black and white with splashes of purple throughout. […]

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Just wanted to send a quick shout out & good luck wish to my friend/fellow entertaining blogger Jeanne Benedict on her Today Show appearance tomorrow morning! Tune in at 10:45am to see her whip up some fun Halloween cocktails, including Wicked Pumpkin Mojitos and Mar-gore-itas with Eyeball Lime Wheels. Can’t wait to watch the segment, […]

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Ready for more creative Halloween Inspiration? Here we got with PART 2 of the 25 SPOOKtacular DIY Projects from Jennifer Carver… featuring everything from cool 3D paper pumpkins and distressed wood blocks to all-decked-out Jones Soda bottles. Happy Halloween crafting! :)

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Jennifer Carver from The Carver Crew is here today with a MAJOR amount of crafty Halloween inspiration to share! She and friend/”crafty side-kick” Vivian Kerr used a collection of Anders Ruff printables to create more than 20 super stylish, Halloween-centric DIY projects – from custom candy bar wrappers and pumpkin lanterns to super cute “candy […]

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This “Witch’s Potion Cupboard” Halloween theme by Bird of Bird’s Party is full of such CUTE inspiration for the younger kids! I’m really loving the bold patterns and adorable skeleton graphic on the party printables she designed. Who ever thought a skeleton could be described as “adorable“?! This is also one “Witch’s Cupboard” stocked with […]

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In continuation of the cool “Carnevil” Halloween Party by Brooklyn Limestone, here we go with Part 2… the CREEPY FOOD & DRINKS! And trust me, there are some REALLY creepy {and oh-so-creative!} dishes on display here… like a seriously disturbing dip featuring all too realistic-looking charred, bloodied fingers reaching out “from below”. {That picture is […]

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I’ve yet to meet super talented designer Stefanie of Brooklyn Limestone in person, but after a peek at the AMAZING October 31st celebrations she’s thrown the last few years I already want to crown her the Queen of Halloween! I’m guessing everyone in her neighborhood feels the same way too – because Stefanie and her […]

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Paige Kepner from of Paiges of Style is back with a super-chic take on Halloween! The black, gray and rusty orange colors of this vintage-rustic style “Sweet and Spooky” Halloween features a refreshing variation on the traditional Halloween palette and feels decidedly grown up, yet still appropriate for pint-sized guests. In addition to the cool […]

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Homemade caramel apples drizzled in chocolate are always a popular fall treat, but if you want another way to enjoy the yummy combo of chocolate-caramel-apple flavor, how about baking up a batch of Chocolate Caramel Apple COOKIES?! This is similar to a traditional chocolate chip cookie recipe, but with the addition of melted caramel and […]

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We’re loving the use of black & white polka dots that Jenny of Jenny Cookies incorporated into this classic {and super cute!} “TRICK-or-TREAT” Halloween party. And how about the fun, silly glasses and fake teeth she provided for the pint-sized guests to wear as a prop for the photo booth (which also donned a cool […]

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I just adore the wonderful Victorian flair that Suzanna from Mon Tresor incorporated into this beautiful Vintage-Gothic Halloween Party. The entire display looks fantastic, but the charming glass bottles adorned with black lace and bakers twine are definitely a stand-out! Wouldn’t these translate beautifully to a lingerie themed bridal shower or bachelorette party too?! Also […]

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Looking for a clever twist on the traditional baby shower OR a non-scary Halloween or birthday party idea for your itty-bittiest party patrons? Check out this Halloween-inspired Itsy Bitsy Spider theme from Elizabeth from Bump Smitten… one of the first printable party collections available in her brand new shop! This collection stars a cute little […]

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CREATIVE PRESENTATION is always a huge plus when it comes to desserts, but sometimes that “so cute!” presentation can also mean “way too time consuming”, which is never a good thing in my book. Luckily that is NOT the case with these fun little mini parfaits, which were also inspired by the fabulous Bewitched party […]

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For Part 3 of the SPELLBOUND SWEETS Halloween table, we have some bewitched treat ideas that are much more “good witch” than “wicked”, but we don’t think anyone will complain! And that includes the party hostesses… these are super easy to put together! ;) Read on for the easy how-to details on these Bewitched Donut […]

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Next up from the SPELLBOUND SWEETS Halloween Table is this SPIDERY CUPCAKE TOWER, complete with glittery Momma Spider topper, Spider Kid toppers, and Baby “Spider Bites”, served on the side. Everything here is super simple, easy DIY – from the toppers and homemade cupcakes to the tower “server” itself. Download the free foldover cupcake labels […]

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Here are the first 2 projects from our SPELLBOUND SWEETS Halloween Table: the “Captive Candy” Treat Server starring an orange skeleton hand reaching out from a sugary grave, and “Wicked” Caramel Apples, which are simply homemade caramel apples with knobby twig “handles” for a “witch’s broom” effect. Both projects are easy & inexpensive! Side note […]

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Learn how to make your own Poison Bath Oil like the ones seen in today’s All Hallow’s Eve Dinner Party feature! The party’s host, Bettijo B. Hirschi, is co-blogger over at Paging Supermom, and she is also founder of an organic bath and spa collection called Bath By Bettijo. Her products products have been featured […]

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Need a reminder that Halloween isn’t just for the kids? This spooky-meets-elegant All Hallow’s Eve Dinner Party by Bettijo of Paging Super Mom is a FANTASTIC example of an adult-oriented Halloween celebration! Tons of drippy candles clustered & displayed on vintage candlesticks down the entire length of the table create a huge “wow factor” on […]

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Here’s a brand new collection of FREE Halloween Printables for you! This one is called “Spellbound Sweets“. I designed them for a Halloween table featured on a local news segment last week {sneak peek above}… more pics & details on the full table are coming soon, but I’m still editing the photos so I wanted […]

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If you’re a fan of the Harry Potter series, prepare to flip over this absolutely fabulous DEATHLY HALLOWS Dinner Party dreamed up by the talented Loralee Lewis! From the elegant drippy-wax candlelight and traditional English meal to beautiful vintage-gothic-style paper details and a delightfully dark “forbidden forest” setting, this is definitely a more mature take […]

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