Maybe it's my childhood spent catching garter snakes, but I've never been afraid of snakes. I know I'm in the minority in thinking that some of them are even downright cute, so I won't be surprised to hear that this snake wreath might evoke slithery nightmares for many. If plastic snakes don't creep you out too much, you can whip up this DIY Halloween wreath in no time.
Okay, I’m just going to put this out there. Not once in my entire adult life have I hung a wreath on my door. I know. Total domesticity fail. But 2010 is the year of my new life motto “Why not?”, so let’s do this.
For me, Halloween just wouldn’t be Halloween without a good-sized pile of pumpkin guts. But, if you’re the kind that would prefer a little less mess*, read on!
Admit it. You saw all that fancy Japanese tape on the design blogs, went out and ordered yourself some, and now you’re stuck with beautiful, albeit semi-impractical, rolls of Washi tape. What to do? DIY yourself a tartan-inspired pumpkin, that’s what!
Run the tape from stem to bum (that’s a technical term, P.S.), creating your vertical stripes first. Continue Reading