Oct 15, 2017

No Halloween Tree is Complete Without DIY Black Cat Ornaments

Black Cat Ornament DIY for a Halloween Tree by Jennifer Perkins
One of my favorite things about decorating a tree for Halloween is that it gives me an excuse to create a big batch of DIY ornaments.  I mean who are we kidding, it’s not like I really need an excuse…
Oct 13, 2017

What’s Better Than One Ombre Halloween Tree? Two Ombre Halloween Trees.

I wear a lot of hats.  One of them is brand ambassador for a Christmas tree company.  Talk about a dream job.  You would think that means Christmas, Christmas, Christmas but actually I have over 15 Halloween trees up around…
Oct 10, 2017

DIY Fireplace Screen for Halloween

Halloween fireplace screen cover by Jennifer Perkins
I’ll give you three guesses what this awesome DIY Halloween fireplace screen is made with.  Hints include: it’s cheap, it moves and it is not typically used as a Halloween decoration.  Give up?  This spooky screen is made with plastic…
Oct 09, 2017

DIY Make Your Own Monster Blocks

DIY Halloween make your own monster blocks by Jennifer Perkins
Let us not forget that Halloween is for the littles, at least it is at my house.  Ok, that’s a lie it’s for me too.  Either way make some monster blocks.  My kids had long since abandoned their plain wooden…
Oct 07, 2017

That Time When Country Living Magazine Called Me the Queen of Halloween Decorating

Jennifer Perkins with one of her many Halloween themed Christmas trees.
You guys I’m over here hyperventilating into a brown bag – Country Living Magazine just referred to me as the “Queen of Halloween Decorating”.  I can die a happy woman, drop the microphone and X something off my bucket list.…
Oct 06, 2017

The Creepiest Halloween Tree Ornaments Ever – Made From Doll Parts

Creepy Halloween ornaments made from broken dolls by Jennifer Perkins
Dolls are not necessarily creepy, but when you start using doll parts and plastic snakes and flies things get weird.  It’s Halloween – if there was ever a time to get creepy and weird with vintage doll part Halloween ornaments…
Oct 05, 2017

Easy DIY Thrift Store Art Halloween Makeover in Under 1 Hour

Thrift store art with a Halloween makeover by Jennifer Perkins
Where do you find your Halloween art?  This is a question I get asked a lot and the answer is often that I made it.  When I found these paintings, prints and photographs at the thrift store they didn’t scream…