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  1. Dark and Gothic DIY clothing projects, great for costumes!

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    Finally getting updates and new projects after over a decade. Stuff like pirate shirts, cloaks, fancy skirts and such. Meant for beginning and intermediate sewing levels. Always wanted to learn to make your own costumes? This is a good place to start. Antimony & Lace
  2. Static: Would you pay $100

    Halloween Props
    Would you pay $100 for a full bodied female mannequin? An extremely old and established high end ladies clothing boutique is closing due to retirement. 4 generations have owned and managed it and they are finally done. I was in today looking around and asked about the mannequins, which they...
  3. Static: Pumpkin Reaper

    Halloween Props
    This is my Pumpkin Reaper, the head is paper mache and the clothing is burlap cycled thru a washing machine and dyed different colors. Frame is 1 1/2 in PVC pipe.
  4. Sour puss clothing 2018

    General Halloween
    https://www.sourpussclothing.com/catalogsearch/result/index/?p=1&q=Halloween+ Seeing new bath bombs and other whatnots. Check around the site for other Halloween like stuff
  5. September 21st Pre-Fall Merchandise Releases

    General Halloween
    I follow a lot of Halloween-centric Instagram accounts which include companies that release Halloween merchandise in September and October. For whatever reason, I noticed a few companies were starting to release their Halloween items tomorrow (instead of the first day of autumn on the 22nd) so...
  6. Halloween Haunter Clothes, Mugs & Other Merchandise

    For Sale By Merchants
    There's a lot of great stuff on Redbubble if you search "Halloween." But if you want something uniquely made for those of us who "make" Halloween, please check out my designs in my "Monsters And Halloween" collection by Scavenger Eye (me.) :) These are made Print On Demand. There is no...
  7. Static: What cloth is used to make creepy cloth???

    Halloween Props
    Can anyone tell me the kind of cloth that is used to make creepy cloth? A lot of people have said cheese cloth but I use cheese cloth all the time & it's pretty flimsy compared to the creepy cloth. The weave is very similar but the threading is much larger with the creepy cloth. I'm open to any...
  8. Static: Waterproofing Clothing for Outdoor Props

    Halloween Props
    I'm working on some PVC-frame props for the front yard this fall - maybe a gravedigger and cauldron creep. I'd like to leave them up all month during October, but I'm in central Iowa, so the weather is unpredictable. Any suggestions for waterproofing their clothing? I read that clear spray...
  9. Nightbreed

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    What type of clothing did Dr. Decker wear in Nightbreed?
  10. Flex Seal - Clear

    Product Reviews
    So, I needed to waterproof my latest projects, and decided to give this stuff a go. Presently, it's available just about everywhere, including your local walgreens...
  11. Cauldron Creep Cloak/Clothing How-to

    All, I'm doing my first haunt this year and am building a cauldron creep along with a few witches and whatnot. Thanks to these forums I've l;earned how to make the frames but I haven't seen any how-to's on making the clothing/cloaks. I don't know how to sew, so the easiest methods would greatly...
  12. Halloween Attire (Non-Costume)

    General Halloween
    What better way to celebrate Halloween all October long than dressing the part? Instead of wearing costumes everyday, here are some great clothing options along with some cool household/party stuff too! Check out SourpussClothing.com to see all their Halloween and Horror stuff! Note: I wanted to...
  13. Mechanical: Pirate beginnings for Halloween 2015

    Halloween Props
    I'm starting to get rolling on my animated pirates for this years Halloween display. I received my animated watchman from spiderhill and started some rough testing today. Still need to do all the clothing and put some weapons and bottles in their hands but was excited to share the start of some...
  14. Nightmare Before Christmas for Plus size ladies at Torrid

    General Halloween
    I'm not sure how many plus size ladies are on the forum that like Nightmare Before Christmas, but the website www.Torrid.com has lots of NBC t-shirts and a really cute dress and jacket. They are having a black Friday sale where you can take 40% off, but its only for another 8 hours. I ordered...
  15. Static: Distressing Clothing

    Halloween Props
    Does anyone have a good technique to distress clothing?