The Spiders Go Marching… Halloween Wreath

Nothing says procrastination like posting a Halloween decoration THE DAY BEFORE the holiday:)  I’ll blame it on Vegas (and daycare and my three kiddos!)

We recently bought three new winter jackets that came in a HUGE orange plastic bag.  Since its the orange time of the year, why not attempt one last upcycled project, right?  I thought so too!!

Supplies needed: big old plastic bag (free), foam wreath ($1), and a bag of plastic spiders ($4).  Thank you Target dollar section!!

Here’s how it was made:

From a distance the spiders give it a lace-like quality that is quite pretty.  I decided to hang direct on a nail vs. adding a bow, loop, etc. to keep it simple.  I attempted a couple of options but they distracted from the spiders in my opinion.

What’s better than crafting???  Crafting with a lovely little lady.  Miss Silly helped with the gluing while the “littles” napped this afternoon…that is until she confiscated the left-over spiders to do a Strawberry-Shortcake-meets-scary-black-spiders extended play.

Any last minute projects on your end?

Thanks for taking a look – ONE MORE NIGHT!!!

Blue Skies & Blessing,


This project will be linked up to some (or all:) of these LINK PARTIES:

This project will be linked up to some (or all:) of these LINK PARTIES:

I {heart} Nap TimeImpatiently CraftyUnder the Table & DreamingI should be mopping the floorMaking the World CuterThe Trendy TreehouseSewing BarefootReasons to Skip the Housework Sun Scholars, Fingerprints on the Fridge, Funky Polka Dot Giraffe, Krafty Kat, Ginger Snap Crafts, Sugar & Dots, The Thrifty Home, Lil’ Luna, Th 36th Avenue, My Repurposed Life, A Creative Princess, Beyond the Picket FenceBe Different, Act Normal,  Classy Clutter, Flamingo Toes, Tater Tots & JelloToo Much Time on My Hands, Craft Envy, Blissful & Domestic, Cheerios & Lattes, Fine Craft Guild, The Dedicated House, C.R.A.F.T, Today’s Creative Blog, WTFab, Brassy Apple, DIY Home Sweet Home, Pin It Wednesday, Navy Wivey Peters, Fall into the Holidays (Horrific Knits)


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