9 Halloween Party Invitations that Guests Will Love

Are you planning any fun (not spooky but full of treats) Halloween parties for your kids or family and friends later this month?

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So, you said yes to planning Halloween Parties? Then you’ll definitely want to mail one of these sweet Halloween Party Invitations featuring the cutest holiday illustrations to your guests. Get ready to smile big because these invitations are the sweetest.

5 Easy Halloween Crafts to Make with your Kids

When it comes to Halloween {and the fall season}, it's always super fun to get involved in a few DIY Halloween Craft Projects that you can create with your kids.

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5 Easy and Fun Halloween Crafts you can make with your kids

1. DIY Painted Acorn Pumpkins

It's time to head outside with your kids and gather a basket of acorns. Then come inside for a fun afternoon of painting. Click Here to see the full Painted Acorn Pumpkin DIY.

2. Printable Halloween Pinwheels

These printable pinwheels are so fun with the spiders in the center. They're an easy download and make such a fun addition to a jar of Halloween Sweets. Click Here to see the diy on How to Create Halloween Pinwheels.

3. Printable Halloween Party Invitation

This Halloween party invitation is made extra special with the added glitter paint on the spider web. Surprise your guests with a handmade invitation. Click Here to download your Printable Halloween Party Invitation.

4. DIY Candy Corn Garland with Paper Doilies

This is the fun way to display candy corn without the calories and cavities. Simply grab some paper doilies, acrylic paint and scissors. Click Here to see the full Candy Corn Garland DIY with a little video.

5. Halloween Feather Boa Wreath

Kids will love helping you wrap this wreath with the black feather boas {and little girls will love it even more after Halloween when they get to wear the flower clips in their hair}. Click Here to see the diy on How to Create a Feather Boa Halloween Wreath.

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Last Minute Ideas for DIY Halloween Printables

Can you believe Halloween is so quickly approaching? Are you still looking for some last minute ideas to create some fun DIY Halloween Printables?

Today, I’ve rounded up some great Halloween themed illustrations and fonts for creating those super fun Halloween DIY designs. Maybe it’s to surprise your kids with. Maybe it’s too tell someone they’ve been “booed” as happened to us yesterday afternoon and my kids were giddy with excitement over the surprises they received. Maybe you’re a homeroom mom {like I am} and need some cute illustrations to dress up the goodie bags with. Or, to add a little fun to the games you’ll be playing in the classroom.

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No matter what last minute Halloween DIY you need to create - you’re going to love these Halloween themed illustrations and fonts.

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Are you looking for even more Halloween DIY’s? You might also like these posts . . .

Free Halloween Party Invitation Printable
DIY Candy Corn Garland
DIY Halloween Tissue & Pom Pom Ghosts
Printable Chevron Halloween Pinwheels

This collection features a super fun Halloween font that’s perfect for cards, prints, logos and more. There’s even hand-drawn elements in the collection for creating seamless patterns and cards.

5 Last Minute Halloween Decorating and Gift Ideas

Today's the day . . . it's Halloween! I am super excited to dress up my daughters as Elsa and Olaf and bring the little one to see her sister's school parade. She's very into Frozen now and wants to have a blanket tucked into the back of her shirt so she has a cape just like her big sister. She goes around saying "Go! Go!" over and over. Which means she wants us to play the song "Let it Go". Another princess in the making I think :)

In case you might still be looking for a few last minute Halloween ideas, I have 5 ideas that I just love. Whether you might want to do some decorating before the kids come home from school or maybe just to have something fun to do  over the weekend and extend the Halloween fun - I think you will enjoy these 5 fun Halloween Ideas. Looking for even more Halloween Ideas? See all the Halloween Posts here.

Painted Halloween Gourds   / www.lilyallsorts.com - shared on www.GiggleHearts.com

Painted Halloween Gourds / www.lilyallsorts.com - shared on www.GiggleHearts.com

Washi Tape Halloween Cards   / www.omiyageblogs.ca - shared on www.GiggleHearts.com

Washi Tape Halloween Cards / www.omiyageblogs.ca - shared on www.GiggleHearts.com

Clementine Jack O'Lanterns   / blog.vickybarone.com - shared on www.GiggleHearts.com

Clementine Jack O'Lanterns / blog.vickybarone.com - shared on www.GiggleHearts.com

Printable Mummy Pillow Boxes   / www.linesacross.com - shared on www.GiggleHearts.com

Printable Mummy Pillow Boxes / www.linesacross.com - shared on www.GiggleHearts.com

Halloween Bat Balloons   / www.designimprovised.com - shared on www.GiggleHearts.com

Halloween Bat Balloons / www.designimprovised.com - shared on www.GiggleHearts.com

Printable Chevron Halloween Pinwheels with a Fun Place Card Idea and a Cute Holiday Banner

Can you believe Halloween is this Friday? Today I'll be putting the finishing touches on my daughter's costumes with my mom. Our older girl will be Elsa and my mom has made her the most amazing sparkly blue cape to go with her dress. Our youngest girl will be Olaf and I've got the soft white leggings and white tutu with a white long sleeve onesie. Just need to use fabric paint in brown for the sleeves and then add the coal buttons. They are going to look ADORABLE!!!! But, moving onto today's fun DIY post . . . I have some great Halloween printables for last minute decorations and cute surprises for your little ones. How about surprising your kids with their very own little jar of sweets? It can be filled with something edible or non-edible . . . maybe a jar of creepy crawlers - the plastic kind of course. These DIY Pinwheels are available in 11 other color choices - but I chose the black pattern as I loved how it looked on both white and orange paper for Halloween. These paper pinwheels are from You Make Do™ and are available for purchase as a download for just $1.96. They are easy to customize with the color paper of your choice and would also make cute pinwheels on their own for school classes - maybe homeroom moms would like this idea :)

To make these pinwheels you will need the following:
- card stock paper of your color choice
- a printer {these were printed on an Epson XP-950}
- scissors or an Xacto knife
- brass fasteners to hold the pinwheel together
- plastic spiders from the $1 store
- paper straws
- hole punch
- hot glue to adhere the spiders to the pinwheels

Orange and Black DIY Printable Chevron Halloween Pinwheel with a Spooky Spider / from www.GiggleHearts.com

Once you have the pinwheels printed, you will follow the guidelines for cutting them out and then you can either fold inwards or backwards to make a the pattern you prefer. MY PERSONAL TIP: I used a small hole punch for the tips of the pinwheel, and then just made a small slit in the center for the brass fastener to go thru. I then flattened the tip of the paper straw, added a hole punch and hooked to the back of the pinwheel with the brass fastener. I then hot glued on the spiders.

PS: The Happy Halloween banner you see was from You Make Do™ and was the perfectly fun extra decoration to celebrate the holiday with. I printed mine on orange paper so the letters would be colored on the black background and used my 2 inch circular paper punch to cut them out. Now, that I've taken the photos, the banner is now hanging on the mirror over our decorated mantle in the living room. The gift/name tags hanging on the jars were the bonus circles from the garland.

Free Halloween Party Invitation Printable with Glitter for a Fun Added Touch

Today I have a fun and free Halloween Party Invitation you can download and print for any "spooky" or "friendly ghost" parties you have planned this month. This file will have 2 invitations that come blank, ready for you to place in your party details. If you choose to, you can use a photo editing program to add in the when, where and rsvp details before printing. There are 2 invitations per page and you will simply trim at the black border once printed. These party invitations will fit into an A2 envelope size - I'm thinking bright orange envelopes would be the perfect choice.

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One thing I love doing with invitations, is hand applying glitter. But, I have a trick that eliminates the messiness that often happens with glitter. I use acrylic paint that has glitter already in it. Easy painting, no glue involved and the best party . . . no glitter mess! My favorite glitter paint is Extreme Glitter in black by Folk Art. You can see the spider web detail below with the black glitter applied.

The invitation shown above was printed on an Epson XP-950 {it's wireless & has a scanner}

This Halloween Printable was shared on Living Locurto