Sunday, October 31, 2010

happy you know what

‘GHOULS NIGHT OUT’ (artwork) left to right: Morticia: Carolyn Jones (The Addams Family TV series), Vampira: Maila Nurmi (the original Late Night TV Hostess/ Plan 9 from Outer Space) Lily Munster : Yvonne DeCarlo (The Munsters TV series and films) Morticia: Angelica Houston (Addams; Family movies) seated Elvira: Cassandra Peterson (Late Night TV hostess, Elvira movies, Halloween hostess).



Wednesday, October 27, 2010

from duo fiberworks

an enormously cute knitting (and then felted) pattern for halloween. you should be checking their blog out regularly ANYWAY

Last-minute free Halloween knitting pattern, Jack O'Lantern

pic from duo fiberworks

their shop hedgehog lane (i'm super partial to the gnome home pattern)

Sunday, October 24, 2010

ok, i'm in LOVE with this

skeleton wreath craftzine turned me on to


it's from

mega spooky
pic is from there as well

didn't have a whole heck of a lot of time to peruse it, but i did check out some of it. MAN, this is MY kind o' blog. glad i happened across it

oh yeah! (from whipup)

live fast die pretty – cross stitch pattern 


from download the pattern from  pieknits

(pic from pieknits)

Friday, October 22, 2010

here are ten craft ideas (from crafting a green world

for a thrifted tea set!


2. Teacup Candles

Design Sponge shows us how to make beautiful teacup candles that are a breeze to make and would look great in any room of your house........

 top pic from the crafting a green world posting linked above

next pic from the actual design*sponge posting (idea #2)

Thursday, October 21, 2010

craftzine hooks us up with

THE most amazingly cute TEENY TINY knit pattern:

candy corn from mochimochi land
pic from the craftzine posting (but it's from mochimochi land)

..............................Here's a sugar-free way to enjoy your candy corn this Halloween. I must admit that I have a bit of an addiction to these little treats. Now you can knit these tiny candy corn thanks to Mochimochi Land's free knitting pattern. Knit up a bowlful!...................

Friday, October 15, 2010

mixed media artist

has a giveaway .... for

colorful aluminum jewelry

in case you don't win the is the amazon link

pic from amazon linked above

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

i forgot to mention all the new

fall knitty patterns are up

get a load of THIS pattern:
(as a personal note, i would LOVE to knit this. as a personal note, i know i'd start crying within the first 15 minutes)



pic from the scareisle pattern linked above
photos: Lorraine Condotta

i could do this!!!

and what a GREAT idea too. plus i'm addicted to scarves and scarfettes and cowls and neck warmers.
from whip up
cool weather refashion with cheri

pic from the whip up tutorial linked above

Sunday, October 10, 2010

dollar store crafts

shows us a roundup of halloween wreaths

one of my favorites? (although i love them ALL) is nevermore (pic from the tutorial at the link). man do i LOVE RAVENS!!!

anyway, check out ALL of the wreaths. wicked wicked wicked cool

oh dang but this is very cool

frombeading arts (pic from there as well)

the autumn vines pearl necklace. i'm not a fan of pearls as a rule, but i LOVE this

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Monday, October 4, 2010

crafting a green world

has a posting on the many uses of pumpkin seeds by Maria Dryden

 (i LOVE me some punkin' y'all)

pic from the crafting a green world posting linked above

an instructable

for some wicked cool light up leggings (wow some serious want here!)

by Carleyy

pic from the instructable by Carleyy linked above