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  1. My birthday nightmare :(

    General Halloween
    I was having a less than happy birthday on Sunday and it only got worse. I was pet sitting for a friend and I got the call from my neighbor around 7:15pm... my garage was on fire. Halloween forum friends... I lost 34 years of collecting Halloween stored in my garage and I have nothing Halloween...
  2. New 'old' member

    Member Introduction
    Hello, I'm from the upper Midwest, were it is snowing like crazy. I'm 56 years old and have managed a apple orchard and pumpkin patch for years. We did a haunted house and hayride in October. Unfortunately, the owners of the orchard have retired and now the place sits. The retirement has...
  3. Hello! 1st Time Haunter Intro

    Member Introduction
    Howdy -thought I'd introduce myself before seeking help on my Prop project 1st Time Ranch Of Horror Employee here Location: Turlock, CA aka Central Valley California Horror fan since birth Was convinced to audition as a Halloween Maze Cast Member. Now Sad all the years I lost. 18yrs to...
  4. Help! Slides hard to insert in Gemmy Lightshow Illusion Projector

    General Halloween
    Hi guys, picked up a Gemmy Lightshow Illusion Projector (2018 product) that comes with 6 slides and finding all the slides are super tight to insert into the projector. Too late to return after holiday and do like it so wondering how to make the best of this. Also curious if others have had...
  5. Egyptian 2018 home haunt

    General Halloween
    Here is the link to my album----> https://photos.app.goo.gl/JUnBwCGV57qMycib8 I was out of work due to surgery so I had alot of time to work on my costume 😅. Once I was feeling a bit more mobile ( and the weather let up a little - was like 94 degrees here-) I was able to complete the...
  6. Can anyone help me with finding clothes that look like this?

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    Hey, I got everything that you see in the picture except the suit, where can I find this? Like I could do grey, green, or blue. But I cant find anything like that
  7. Light up suit ideas?

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    So I was just realizing that it's almost Halloween and I don't have a costume even thought up yet. I'm thinking I want to do something like a black bodysuit with led strip lights all over. But, having trouble finding things for it. I'm thinking I could do a rgb strip light like this...
  8. Sirius Black escaped convict

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    Hey there, I've searched several websites and local shops over the past month and haven't found anything that I'm looking for, and it's incredibly frustrating :p. This year I'm looking to run with a Sirius Black costume since I already have the beard and hair. The only things I've been able to...
  9. Adult Bat Costume-Makeup Help

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    Hi Ya'll! So I'm going to be a bat this year. I've bought these wings: https://www.victoriantradingco.com/item/80-ha-8029805/halloween-costumes/bat-wing-costume These ears...
  10. DIY Hollusion screen Casa Collection Platinum is now called Grey Velvet

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    For the past few weeks I’ve been trying to find the Platinum chiffon at Joanne’s. Today I finally found a store that had it, and a person working there who knew what it was. It turns out that although the website calls it Platinum, it’s now called Grey Velvet. Lucky for me, one worker at one...
  11. Looking for: High Voltage Electrical Box (Spirit Halloween)!

    Wanted to Buy
    Image: Youtube video of High Voltage/Death Row combo: This will be my second time doing a yard haunt, but this is the first year we’re going all in. We will be doing an asylum theme. I’ve already got the lovely Death Row inmate, but am looking for the High Voltage box that can activate it...
  12. life size skeleton

    General Halloween
    Is anybody finding life size skeletons this year? Haven't seen any posts about them anywhere.
  13. Static: Life-size character prop stands

    Halloween Props
    Does anyone know where I can buy prop stands? I’m having a hard time finding any online. I am referring to the tree stand type of prop indicated in the picture below. I bought a prop and it was missing the center piece that connects all of the feet together. I suppose if there are other types of...
  14. Static: Ball joint/articulation for pose n stay skeleton

    Halloween Props
    I'm looking for a way to better articulate the neck, shoulders and hips/lower spine on my skeletons this year. I thought that grafting in a ball and socket joint at these locations would be a good solution but I've had no luck finding such an item. Can anyone steer me in the right direction or...
  15. 2019 Mad Hatter Halloween Party

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    Next year 2019 i am doing Mad Hatter this is going to be Epic with Saki.Girl twist so i have all ready started buying stuff for this theme next year so I thought i would start a thread to post all my goodies i am finding and using and when start making props they will be posted here also.
  16. Eyeball Question

    Wanted to Buy
    I'm about to use the last of a dozen pairs of these I've had for years. Foam filled latex from an Ebay seller delivered in the bag with crime scene tape. I'm not finding them now. Anybody know if they are still available or maybe recommend an alternate? I hate to use my last 2 pair until I can...
  17. Any Colorado based Home Haunters? (Finding Haunters Advice)

    General Halloween
    Hey folks! Anyone in the Colorado area? Also, is there a good way to track down and find good haunts in your area? I typically drive all the neighborhoods starting in mid October looking for fellow haunters. I sometimes ask people in Spirit and other stores about their purchases to see what...
  18. LED replacement bulb

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    HI. I have a hanging ghoul whose eyes are powered by 3 AAA batteries. The bulbs are LEDs. They change color. Problem is that one of the bulbs came loose from the wire and now is gone. Any help in finding a replace bulb or bulbs. EBAY seems to have some but I don't know where to start...
  19. finding old posts

    Site Issues and Feedback
    is there away to find any of my old posts like back from 2006 thanks :D
  20. Plus Size Morticia costume

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    I have started my hunt for my costume for this year. We are going to be the Addams Family. My husband has already pretty much got his costume just from thrift shopping today. But I am going to have a hard time I think finding a Morticia costume that isn't crazy expensive and is my size. Any...