Tuesday, October 18, 2011

HI MARTHA STEWART...call me, we can discuss Halloween

Hi darlings and goblins, this is my fireplace at night.  I bought the lighted logs at home depot quite a few years back.  They make a crackling noise that sounds like scrunching tinfoil but more subtle. 

I found the books at the thrift of course and the other do dads were in the one of the 16 bins of Halloween/Fall decor I have stored in my garage.

This skull wreath was found at a yard sale for $5.00 and the log holder was found curbside.  Free

Don't be alarmed  but this arm is real .......plastic not the fake stuff...ha ha.  It gives me the shudders......biting nails and shaking.

We put this fence up every year.  It is homemade by my husband.  It is wood and plastic piping painted black.  We store it under the deck and just  put it up real quick around Halloween.

Spookiest house on the block but don't be afraid to knock...just made that up!  There are two foggers in the graveyard and billowy smoke will be blowing around on the Eve. 

This  is Timothy Winter...he was watching me from the window...I love him but he looks haunted.

If I had the cash, I would fly all of you awesome out of towners to my party!!!

Have a great Tuesday.  I am working today with the Seniors and it is supposed to rain but hopefully I can fit in an outfit post.  Goodnight. Dawn xo



wow! you really do it up for halloween. i approve.

Mongs said...

spooky in a nice way...even the kitty cat is spoooky. You're so creative and talented.


The Dainty Doll's House said...

Ahhh..I wish I was around to come trick or treating at your house, it looks fantastic. I love decorated houses, I miss that about home. Everything here looks fantastic..and yes my skirt still fits..which is good as I really loved the colour but didn't think it would fit, but tried it and it did, I love 'shopping' in my closet for things I've forgotten!! Hope you are well petal!! xo

Hannah said...

brilliant decorating!

Hannah xx


Collette Osuna said...

Looks pretty awesome to me....Id gladly fly there to come see you :)
Im hoping for an outfit post tonight too:)

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Bestie said...

holy halloween, i'm impressed! i used to love going to these houses as a kid!

Nita {ModVintageLife} said...

Looks spooky great. I love that fireplace on the porch. It was so pretty this summer and now so spooky this fall. Please link it up at my Mod Mix Monday party.

two birds said...

amazing! i love it all. i bet you have the coolest house on the block!

two birds said...

if i had the cash, i'd fly in to your party! how fun!!

Paula K. Cravens said...

Dawn, this is so cool. I would love to come to your party.

Megan said...

Haha, the photo of the cat cracked me up. Love that you go all out for halloween - so fun!!!

Gracey said...

Your fireplace is brilliant. I love it!

Anonymous said...

I just realized I'm not sure where you live....I'm pretty sure it's not close enough for me to get to your party:( Anyway, your creativity is insane! I wish I could come look at all the details of your spookified house...so fun! The pic of the cat is definitely a bit creepy:-))

just tututiny said...

You went all out didn't you! This looks amazing, take that Martha Stewart! Lovely decor and beautiful pictures. Thanks for sharing.


Emilie said...

speechless. the cemetery front yard is beyond anything that i can imagine.
i wish i'm your neighbor and invited to the party! and btw 16 bins? queen of halloween!

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