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A Frightful Affair Party Decor


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Design by: paula_bee (21 Projects)
Project skill level: advanced
Project time: 2 hours to 3 hours
Project tags: Home Décor/Accents Photos/Frames/Boards Halloween Party Decorations/Favors Holiday Décor

A fun and spooky way to decorate for your next Halloween party.

CRICUT ®: WHAT WAS USED

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED

  • Cardstock
  • Vinyl
  • Glass Jars Bottles & Test Tubes
  • Adhesive
  • Stamps & Ink
  • Frames
  • Glossy & Crackle Accents
  • Glitter & Flocking Powder
  • Tansfer Tape
  • Choice of Candies and Drinks
  • Buttons
  • Ribbon
  • Lollipop Sticks

STEP-BY-STEP How-TO INSTRUCTIONS

For the candy dish: Using A Frightful Affair, cut <Spidrweb> at 7," using cut to length feature, out of black vinyl. Use transfer tape to adhere the spiderweb and spider on the glass jar. Fill with your choice of candy.
For the bone bottle: Cut cardstock to cover front of bottle. Using A Frightful Affair, cut <SklCrsbn> at 3" from your chioce of cardstock and <SklCrsbn> using the "Phrase" feature at 3." Trim off the word "rattle" and adhere to the bottle. Using a stamp for the "bones" and hand-write the word "dem." Adhere the skull and crossbones to the bottle. Put some buttons in the bottle and glue cork in place.
For Raven & Skull Frame: Using A Frightful Affair, cut at 10" from your choice of cardstock. Cover the raven with adhesive and black flocking powder, cover the black portion of the skull with black glitter, and cover the rest of the skull with crackle accents. Adhere the raven and skull to some patterned cardstock and place in a frame.
For Poison Jars Frame: Using A Frightful Affair, cut at 7" and cut at 1" using the "phrase" feature. Add glitter to the liquid on the middle jar, add glitter to the skull and crossbones, and add glossy accents to the word "poison." Adhere the jars to some patterned cardstock and place in a frame.
For the Dead Body: Using A Frightful Affair, cut at 10" using vinyl. Use transfer tape to place vinyl on the tabletop.
For Beware Banner: Using Ribbons & Rosettes, cut <Spider> at 2 1/2" from your choice of cardstock 36 times (this will make six 5" rosettes). Adhere rosettes together. Using A Frightful Affair, cut <Potions-s>, <Tree-s>, <Window-s>, <Cats-s>, and <Organ-s> at 3" using the "font" and "font shadow" features. Adhere regular letters to the shadows, then adhere letters to the rosettes. Adhere rosettes to ribbon. Using A Frightful Affair, cut <Knife> at 7." Cover blood at end of knife in glitter and glossy accents and adhere behind last rosette.
For Scientist Jar: Using A Frightful Affair, cut at 6" from your choice of cardstock. Add glitter to the beaker and cover with glossy accents, add glossy accents to the boots and flocking powder to the hair. Wrap glass jar with ribbon and adhere scientist to jar. Using Cricut Craft Room Exclusive Banners, cut at 2 1/2" and ink edges of all layers. Using A Frightful Affair, cut at 1" using the "phrase" feature. Add glitter to the beaker and cover with glossy accents. Adhere banner to lollipop stick and adhere to the jar. Fill test tubes with your choice of drink.
For Witch Jar: Using A Frightful Affair, cut at 6" from your choice of cardstock. Add flocking to the hair, glossy accents to the cauldron and glitter to the bubbles. Wrap glass jar with ribbon and adhere witch to jar. Using Cricut Craft Room Exclusive Banners, cut at 2 1/2" and ink edges of all layers. Using A Frightful Affair, cut at 3/4" using the "phrase" feature. Add glitter to the letters o,i,n. Adhere banner to lollipop stick and adhere to the jar. Fill test tubes with your choice of drink.

Step 1

For the candy dish: Using A Frightful Affair, cut <Spidrweb> at 7," using cut to length feature, out of black vinyl. Use transfer tape to adhere the spiderweb and spider on the glass jar. Fill with your choice of candy.

Step 2

For the bone bottle: Cut cardstock to cover front of bottle. Using A Frightful Affair, cut <SklCrsbn> at 3" from your chioce of cardstock and <SklCrsbn> using the "Phrase" feature at 3." Trim off the word "rattle" and adhere to the bottle. Using a stamp for the "bones" and hand-write the word "dem." Adhere the skull and crossbones to the bottle. Put some buttons in the bottle and glue cork in place.

Step 3

For Raven & Skull Frame: Using A Frightful Affair, cut at 10" from your choice of cardstock. Cover the raven with adhesive and black flocking powder, cover the black portion of the skull with black glitter, and cover the rest of the skull with crackle accents. Adhere the raven and skull to some patterned cardstock and place in a frame.

Step 4

For Poison Jars Frame: Using A Frightful Affair, cut at 7" and cut at 1" using the "phrase" feature. Add glitter to the liquid on the middle jar, add glitter to the skull and crossbones, and add glossy accents to the word "poison." Adhere the jars to some patterned cardstock and place in a frame.

Step 5

For the Dead Body: Using A Frightful Affair, cut at 10" using vinyl. Use transfer tape to place vinyl on the tabletop.

Step 6

For Beware Banner: Using Ribbons & Rosettes, cut <Spider> at 2 1/2" from your choice of cardstock 36 times (this will make six 5" rosettes). Adhere rosettes together. Using A Frightful Affair, cut <Potions-s>, <Tree-s>, <Window-s>, <Cats-s>, and <Organ-s> at 3" using the "font" and "font shadow" features. Adhere regular letters to the shadows, then adhere letters to the rosettes. Adhere rosettes to ribbon. Using A Frightful Affair, cut <Knife> at 7." Cover blood at end of knife in glitter and glossy accents and adhere behind last rosette.

Step 7

For Scientist Jar: Using A Frightful Affair, cut at 6" from your choice of cardstock. Add glitter to the beaker and cover with glossy accents, add glossy accents to the boots and flocking powder to the hair. Wrap glass jar with ribbon and adhere scientist to jar. Using Cricut Craft Room Exclusive Banners, cut at 2 1/2" and ink edges of all layers. Using A Frightful Affair, cut at 1" using the "phrase" feature. Add glitter to the beaker and cover with glossy accents. Adhere banner to lollipop stick and adhere to the jar. Fill test tubes with your choice of drink.

Step 8

For Witch Jar: Using A Frightful Affair, cut at 6" from your choice of cardstock. Add flocking to the hair, glossy accents to the cauldron and glitter to the bubbles. Wrap glass jar with ribbon and adhere witch to jar. Using Cricut Craft Room Exclusive Banners, cut at 2 1/2" and ink edges of all layers. Using A Frightful Affair, cut at 3/4" using the "phrase" feature. Add glitter to the letters o,i,n. Adhere banner to lollipop stick and adhere to the jar. Fill test tubes with your choice of drink.

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Love it, Paula! Great decor!

Published on October 15, 2012 by NadiaHerbstMcConnell Flag Comment As Inappropriate
Wow, Paula! You're going to win! This is amazing. How long did all this take?

Published on October 10, 2012 by AmyStamper Flag Comment As Inappropriate