Well, I forewarned you. Halloween decorating is. on. It was a chilly, windy, rainy day today (actually it was all those plus sunny, cloudy, and warm–it’s Michigan, what do you expect?). Anywho, what better atmosphere than that to start decorating for the day to eat my kids’ candy…err…Halloween? Our fireplace is pretty much the focal point of our house, so I always start with that. Here is the before:
If I had a better camera, this might actually look really cute. I don’t, and it doesn’t. Until I get a better camera…look at the picture and imagine it looking 10 times better in person! I have been in love with the “boo” above, so I tried my own version of it. Little did I realize that I have nothing to hold the paper in place! It’s not quite BHG, but it’s close enough.
Well, my one and only bell jar. I stuck some handpainted (by yours truly) pumpkins in there, but it needs more. This house is what I call a constant work in progress. Remember my dollar store jackpot? Add a little ribbon, use it as a backdrop, and it’s good to go!