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  1. Haunt Entrance Lighted Gate

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    Note: This is a repost of an old tutorial whose links to pictures were broken with the software update at HF. Are you needing an impressive entrance to your haunt because currently it's just a tarp and the ToTs walk right by it? Walla! Plus - this helps set the mood to the horrors that wait...
  2. Went to Vegas and all I got was this awesome Goth art

    General Halloween
    First trip to Vegas. The hubby and I are not into gambling but we love to check out the arts district. Fell in love with this gothic piece from Rachael Bridge called Funeralopolis. She completes my macabre office area. The sad eyed girl art on the bookcase is called Framed by Angelina Wrona
  3. 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
  4. SpiritHalloween 1/2 to Halloween Sale - savings up to 60%off select items limted time

    Coupons, Discounts and Promotions
    Just got an email about the Halfway to Halloween sale. They have a special tab for those sale items, Adult, kids, masks, decor and accessories. Examples: Pennywise 6ft. now 125.00; 10ft towering reaper, 150.00; 2.5ft victorian gothic gargoyle prop, 75.00. Expect these will go fast. Also saw a...
  5. Boney Bunch 2019

    General Halloween
    we must be on the downhill slide to Halloween now....I have thought about new boneys several times in the last couple of weeks. What are we hoping for? Personally, I'd love to see the classic movie monsters and a really nice haunted house a la the Addams Family or the Munsters...gothic and...
  6. Goth Goddess Headdress

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    I set out to make a huge flamboyant Goth Goddess headdress to go with a long black dress. I watched this video to learn how to make a wire frame. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mBdnr2elRKM&app=desktop My materials were 20 gauge wire (the next thickest wire up would probably be more...
  7. Other Craft of the month for june - victorian / gothic item

    Halloween Crafts
    JUNE craft of the month is - VICTORIAN / GOTHIC ITEM This is about getting creative and sharing your creations. Looking forward to seeing what is created.
  8. Building a new Dark ride

    General Halloween
    Hello, I am creating my own interactive dark ride just like the Sedgewick Hotel. But instead of it being based on the ghostbusters movie franchise, I decided to go for a theme similar to furuvik’s theme park attraction, Spökjäkten. You will enter the footsteps of a missing monster squad/Aliens...
  9. Other Craft of the Month List 2018

    Halloween Crafts
    Here is the craft of the month list f to give you all a heads up :) Look forward to seeing what everyone makes [SIZE=4] JUNE - VICTORIAN / GOTHIC ITEM JULY - Any kind of prop you want maybe your making something for your haunt post up your creations
  10. Gothic Victorian Halloween Party 2018

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    Hi all, 2017 was my off year so I am way excited to jump into this year's theme, a classic gothic Victorian era Halloween party. For those following, I like to choose a theme. Each room is a different setting within that theme. If I can pull it off, here's what I'm planning on doing. Front...
  11. Static: Drake Manor Haunted Gothic Folley

    Halloween Props
    Well I was supposed to be done with making big props for this year:o....when my Hubby had a delivery of some bike parts:D along with it a big cardboard box and lots of polystyrene foam packaging........it just so happened that I had been thinking about a gothic folley to go in front of the door...
  12. Items/shops for a gothic/victorian theme?

    Wanted to Buy
    Hi guys! I've lurked around here for a month or so (only registered recently) and am finally able to dip my toes into the pool of creativity you amazing folks have supplied. I've cleared my schedule and am going to make a Halloween soiree the highlight of my year. About a year ago I purchased...
  13. Vampire Ball in Champaign, IL

    Haunts, Gatherings and Conventions
    Is anyone in the vicinity of Champaign, IL? I am going to be putting on a vampire ball and I was wondering if there would be anyone here who might be interested in attending. There will be a DJ spinning goth, darkwave, and industrial. We'll have special guests like hulu dancers, bellydancers...
  14. Static: gothic window with ghosly apparitons

    Halloween Props
    sorry if this is already posted but I could not find it, here is my gothic windows with ghostly apparitions playing behind it do you think I should remove the kaleidoscope light here's the link as I can not seem to get it to upload on here tried everything my files are always to large to...
  15. Other: Gothic Windows-WIP, Advice Requested

    Halloween Props
    I have been working on these gothic windows for my 2 very large front windows (they are short and wide, so hence the less than traditional shape) Here is a pic of the progress so far: They have been dry-loc'd and have a base coat of black spray paint....I was originally going to do a...
  16. Prop Showcase: Hi love all your props here are some I'm working on

    Halloween Props
    Hi love all your props here are some I'm working on. This year for fun I'm going to make fantasy creatures big with little fantasy friend in tow and place them in the yard. they will be lit with lanterns that the creatures are holding and have candlelit eyes and some will be holding things...
  17. gothic window (just got started today)

    Halloween Props
    here is a version of gothic windows I came up with, with some Ideas from othger post just one finger in the table saw latter. hope to put a infinity mirror in two of them , taking the idea from the other post where he put it in his hearse
  18. Mini Gothic Window Giveaway!

    Announcements / Press Releases
    I don't know the appropriate place to post this so I'll start here. So, I've have the honor of guest hosting Haunters Hangout on this Thursday, February 11 at 9pm EST. I will more than likely do a horrible job so to make up for it, I am giving away this mini gothic window I made. Come on by...
  19. Prop Showcase: Gothic Fireplace

    Halloween Props
    The final rendition of our Gothic fireplace for this year's Bloodsuckers' Ball. Thanks to everyone whose ideas sparked my own and whose tutorials made it easy!
  20. Static: Gothic Castle Facade

    Halloween Props
    The plan is to box in my open porch area with these panels flanking the steps. I'll connect the two with a quarter panel portcullis, all of which done with foam brick work. Finally done, sorry for a couple of the photos, I did my best, but no matter what I do with the photos here, they upload...