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Spooktacular Weekend!

We finished decorating the house this weekend, finally visited the pumpkin patch and carved a cool jack-o-lantern mansion inspired by one in Martha Stewart's Halloween magazine.

I did a similar thing with my mantel last year, but with a couple of little touches from the dollar store (glitter skull and spooky menu) and things around the house (small chest, old family pics, old golf trophy, silver teapot), my pumpkin people from HomeGoods (they have the best and cheapest Halloween decor) and some sticks from the yard - plus my little Happy Halloween hanging banner from last year - and we have our spooky setting, ready for trick-or-treaters!



  1. Very cool. I have terrible pumpkin carving skillz...and lack of patience. But I love what you get in the end! I settle for uncarved pumpkins on our front step and lanters with candles for the *glow*. Happy Halloween!

  2. awesome decorations! I love the Mansion!

  3. Those pumpkins rock. Now that you're finished with your house, wanna come decorate mine?

  4. Very **Cute*** I love it!!

    I wish we got trick-or-treaters!!
    We live in an area that it wouldn't do the kids justice coming out here!

    Have a spooky Halloween!

  5. So cute! I'm loving those pumpkins!

  6. Your pumpkins are amazing. I love them! What a wonderful weekend you had : )


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