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DIY Easy Halloween Costumes – How to make a TuTu

Thought I would re-post this How To Make a TuTu video for those of you looking for a Frugal Halloween idea.

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With Halloween just around the corner and the idea of being thrifty still nagging at your shoe strings, what should you do? Well one idea is what our little Maleeya came up with last Halloween was an “evil princess”. So we made some cute pom pom hair clips and a super easy wrap around Tutu that just took a few minutes to make! You can even order the Tulle online and get it shipped right to your door.


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Here is a second tutorial we made

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Spooky Halloween Candles – Thrifty Halloween Decorating

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Spooky Halloween Candles – Thrifty Holiday Decorating

These candles are the perfect mix of spooky, gory, and cute for Halloween!  They make the perfect, inexpensive decoration for your Halloween decor.

You will need

White candles

Red tapered candle

Match

Paper to lay your candle on

Begin by opening your candles.  Light the red candle and let it drip a couple of times on a sheet of paper.  Now, you want to lightly touch the edge of  your white candle with the tip your red tapered candle.  Let it drip down the side.  If you get a large drip in a place you don’t want it simply heat it up and let it melt again, gently pulling it down with your red taper.  That is what happened in the photo below.

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So simple, yet so cool looking and will definitely make people look twice!  Such an easy craft that comes from supplies at the dollar store!

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Candy Corn Marshmallows ~ DIY make your Hot Chocolate extra special

Fall is here and the mornings come with a chill in the air.  My kids have been asking for hot chocolate with their breakfast. They love marshmallows in their hot chocolate. The other day they were talking about how yummy  candy corn marshmallows would be… so I decided to surprise them with a candy corn hot chocolate.  I tried to make some with dipping chocolate and that was a huge mess,  next I tried to paint a candy corn with food color…. about to give up I tried to make them with sprinkles.   I guess the 3rd time is a charm because it worked, and they turned out really cute!  My kids were beyond  excited then they woke up this morning to find a candy corn waiting for them in their hot chocolate.

All you need to make these is …

Cut the Stacker Mallows down the middle.  You have to cut them in half so they are sticky and the sprinkles will stick.  Then take a sharp knife and cut triangles out of each side.  I was able to get  3 triangles out of each side… so one Stacker Mallows will give you 6 candy corns. Take the bottom and dip it into the yellow sprinkles, then the orange ones  to make it look like a candy corn.
These would be fun to make up and serve with hot chocolate at a Halloween Party!

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Candy Corn Marshmallows

Course Dessert, Dessert Party Food
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 bag Stacker Mallows
  • Yellow and Orange Sprinkles

Instructions

  1. Stacker Mallows

    Yellow and Orange Sprinkles

    Sharp knife

    Cut the Stacker Mallows down the middle.  You have to cut them in half so they are sticky and the sprinkles will stick.  Then take a sharp knife and cut triangles out of each side.  I was able to get  3 triangles out of each side... so one Stacker Mallows will give you 6 candy corns. Take the bottom and dip it into the yellow sprinkles, then the orange ones  to make it look like a candy corn.

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Fall Craft ~ Soup Can Upcycle #Fall #DIY #Crafts #Hacks

Fall Crafts and Decor Ideas, Soup Can Upcycle, Low cost Fall decorations #Fall, #Crafts, Things to make out of a soup canFALL CRAFT ~ Frugal Fall Utensil Holder

Add a little fall flare to your cooking space when you give this frugal fall utensil holder a try. Using just a few basic crafting supplies, you can create the perfect space for your spoons and other kitchen utensils to rest. Or use it as a gift filled with goodies. It is so simple, so take a look below at how to get started!

Here is what you will need:

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Directions:
1. Begin by applying a coat or two of white craft paint to the jar or can. Apply as many coats as you wish for the coverage you desire. Remember, the holder will be mostly covered with the leaves, so you don’t need the paint to be perfect.
2. Snip the leaves free from any branches or stems they are on. You will only need the leaf itself for this craft. Apply some glue generously to the back of the leaf, and press it to the can or jar. Hold it in place until it is secure.
3. Continue layering on leaves until the jar is coated all the way around. As you can see we left a little space at the top of the jar.
4. Finish the utensil holder by wrapping a length of twine or ribbon around the jar and tie it into a bow.

Once your glue is dry, your frugal fall utensil holder is ready to be used. Simple slide in any spoons, utensils, even office supplies if you wish. It is the perfect tool for staying organized while being festive at the same time.

Gather your supplies and give this frugal fall utensil holder a try!

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