What’s Your Favorite Way to Decorate Pumpkins?


| 10/9/2009 2:45:08 PM


Tags: DIY, Pumpkins, Autumn, Fall, Decor, Home, Crafts, Projects,

StephanieIt seems like every time I go to the grocery store, the small mound of tiny tangerine pumpkins exponentially grows into a tower like form, with a few casualties rolling into the parking lot! Ever since I was little, my mom would bring home a miniature pumpkin from the grocery store for me to decorate.

Although I’m not sure where the time went, Halloween is a few weeks away and my kitchen table already has a few pumpkins on it. In the past, I’ve painted and carved pumpkins. This year it is pumpkin candleholders.

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Pumpkin Candleholders:

Tools:

• Permanent marker
• Craft knife
• Grapefruit knife
• Hot glue gun (optional)

Materials:

• 4 dinner candles (substitute tealight candles for a different look)
• 4 miniature pumpkins




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