Jack O’ Lanterns 2007

This year’s hellish harvest:


Plenty of cool stencils to be found here, including this Imperial Storm Trooper design that my wife talked me out of attempting (not “Halloweeny” enough):


And, in our sorry tradition of lazy blogging, we still stand by everything we did last year around Halloween:

Check out: Jack O’ Lanterns 2006, Halloween Craft Links, Scary Books–Part I, Scary Books–Part II, a post on the Halloween execution of Danny Rolling, Scary Books Part III, and what may be our all-time favorite post, the Scary Stories Extra-Special Halloween Edition.

Even more lazy blogging/scary shit:

Jack O’ Lanterns 2006



Halloween Craft Links


Go check out MAKE’s Halloween blog for plenty of cool Halloween projects–cool pumpkin carving stencils, homemade costumes, DIY scary sound generators, and more. Check out the whole site while you’re there. Good stuff.

The Pumpkin Lady shares lots of cool easy-to-use stencils, including this nifty Shakespeare design:

If you are a socially-challenged misfit with plenty of spare time, go to Raven’s Blight to download PDF how-to’s for constructing paper Halloween toys, like this “Moving Sculpture.”

little fella

Halloween Web has all of your fake-blood-needs covered, including this classic recipe:

Homemade Fake Blood

1 c. Karo Syrup

1 Tbsp Water

2 Tbsp Red Food Coloring

1 tsp Yellow Food Coloring

Mix together in a mixing bowl and you’re done. Try adding blue or yellow for a different shade.