DIY Monster Mason Jars

craftcartwright Crafts, Halloween, Parenting, Seasonal 2 Comments

Ad. Looking for a fun Halloween themed activity to do with the kids? The weather has led us to be indoors more than normal and the boys were bored with their usual activities. So we gathered together our craft supplies and grabbed two jars to make these fun DIY monster mason jars.

Free skull with flower head band cross stitch pattern PDF

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With Halloween just around the corner, I thought I’d share with you this delightful skull pattern. Isn’t she beautiful? She’s got flowers on her skull and she’s ready to party. Although the pattern is quite large at just under 100 x 100 it has a limited palette and I have not filled in the skull, preferring just to outline her …

Halloween party decorations and food

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The post contains affiliate links. To find out more please read my advertising and disclosure policy. I just thought I would do a quick round up of all the Halloween party food and decorations I made for last year’s celebrations. I quite like Halloween as it’s a chance to get together with friends and family and celebrate but without the …

Fabric Pumpkins

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Decorating for Autumn (fall) isn’t something that I have really done before. But since moving into our new house and inheriting some lovely pieces of furniture I couldn’t resist adding a little seasonal decoration around the house. These fabric pumpkins are so fun and were so easy to make.