Over the last few decades the popularity of the annual festival, Halloween, has increased exponentially the world over. For weeks before the 31 October event people are plotting and planning their outfits, parties, decorating their houses and deciding which candies to hand out. However underneath the sparkle and excitement, could there be something more sinister about this day?
Take a look at the Roaring Twenties as an inspiration for a Halloween or theme costume, with the flapper and gangster costumes being two of the most iconic styles associated with the decade.
Halloween is a spooky and fun time for children to collect treats and dress up. However, it's important that your children are kept safe. Here are some tips on how to make sure your children have a safe and happy Halloween.
Once Halloween is past what does one do with old scary Jack and his faceless orange friends? You can keep uncarved pumpkins as decoration until after Thanksgiving for decoration, but every pumpkin has an expiration date. If you just ignore them, you'll find yourself with a bad smelling rotting pumpkin on the stoop and scrubbing in vain to remove the stains left by the decomposing juices.
Halloween is rolling around and you want your house to be the scariest on the block. You want your house to be the awe of the neighborhood. The key is in the decorations. While everyone has their own different opinion of what it scary, there are some general tips to help those who want to put a few frights back into Halloween.
Halloween is a unique holiday, for both celebration and party food. Opposed to every other holiday where you strive to make your party treats look as tasty as possible; Halloween sports a different goal-to make them look gross and creepy! It's part of the fun, however just because they look gross doesn't mean they should taste like it. Here are some great Halloween party recipes that not only look creepy but taste great!
Guys are not the only ones that like to dress up like their favorite fandom characters but getting the costumes just right is a bit more difficult for women. Here are some of the easiest costumes that women can make at home straight from the movies and comic books.
You love superheroes and Halloween gives you a chance to dress up like them; but why go to the store and buy a costume when you can easily make one right at home? Here are the easiest costumes you can make without leaving your house.
It is not difficult to design your own costume from a plain cheap store bought costume to a noticeable and expensive looking costume. You can even make exotic and extravagant costumes with a bit of imagination. There is no sewing required for this kind of costume. ...
Army costumes are up there as a guy favorite on Halloween night. They're tough, cool, and totally fun. Especially with how popular military movies and video games like Call of Duty are; guys of all ages love it. Now, on Halloween (or for any costume party) you can go the packaged costume route or you could instead opt for cheap tactical gear and put together a kick butt costume of your dreams.
Halloween just isn't the same when you're passing out bananas and Tic Tacs. In fact, your house will become mighty unpopular if you're doling out the truly healthier stuff. So where's the happy medium? What are the brand name healthy Halloween candy options that'll keep the neighborhood kids from yelling "Trick!" every time they leave your door?