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  1. 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...
  2. A Midnight Dreary : 2019 Gothic Lit / Funeral Home Party Theme Progress

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    I decided to post a thread of my progress pictures this year! I had so much fun last year with my 2018 "Voodoo Island Hulaween" theme, but I did not post pictures as I went along here on HF. I did post some pictures and lots of video on Facebook and here is the link to that public album...
  3. My Halloween decor for 1018

    General Halloween
    As usual I did a fair bit of decorating for Halloween, which is probably strange since I live out in the country where I have never gotten any trick or treat activity. I continue to do it every year though; I enjoy it. I try to go for more of an Edward Gorey look but not a gory look. The...
  4. Tips for making a party scary

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    I've been throwing a Halloween party the last few years, and I want to up my game. I have a decent amount of decor, but I want to find a way to make the atmosphere a bit spookier, put people on edge a bit. I tend to stick with fairly traditional Halloween elements - lots of skeletons, bats...
  5. 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.
  6. 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
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. Victorian Trading - Additional 20% off clearance items thru Sun 7/30

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    Saw this last night but got busy, then had trouble posting and later forgot to post. Still a few hours left on east coast time until it expires (west coast remember that means 8:59pm PT). Victorian Trading Company is having an additional 20% off summer clearance items already marked down. Ends...
  10. Papercraft Anyone have old Halloween/spooky/macabre rubber stamps or stencils?

    Halloween Crafts
    I am getting ready to begin working on a large spell book, where each page will have unique spells and potions on them. I am investigating various techniques to get each page completed with writings and artwork, you can see my post here in the tutorials section if you have any helpful input...
  11. steampunk / victorian halloween theme

    General Halloween
    I was googling victorian bat and some really cool images came up. I can see this as a great adult party theme, but I was wondering is there enough to do a outside theme ? Artsy but not scary enough. Anyone tried this before?
  12. Victorian Trading Co. - 20% off 3 items - thru Sat. 7/16

    Coupons, Discounts and Promotions
    For those that like to add a touch of a Victorian era theme to their haunt, just got an email from Victorian Trading Co. for a 20% off 3+ item Discount. Use code SAVEMORE thru Saturday, 7/16 @ 11:59 pm EST. If you are new to VTC, you can get a 10% discount off your order when you sign up for...
  13. 2016 Victorian Trading Company

    General Halloween
    Last day today, 5/1/16, FREE SHIPPING plus sale! I just ordered the Sir Owl statue. They have some neat things~here's their ad + a sampling of some Halloween related wares: http://www.victoriantradingco.com/item/50-sr-5024887/109/sir-i-m-wise...
  14. Ghost children

    Halloween Props
    Looking to expand my cemetery scene next year and thinking of adding some kiddies to the mix. I'm looking for life size dolls I can distress or props. I have an adult Victorian woman so I would love to find something to go along with her. This is mommy...any ideas would be greatly appreciated!
  15. Pioneer Black Creek Ghost Walk

    Haunts, Gatherings and Conventions
    Hello people anyone from Ontario,Canada going for the Ghost Walks Sat. at Pioneer Village the Death & Dying in the Victorian Age tour? I'm going tomorrow should be an experience haven't been there in ages and never been there at night should be a spooky experience,this is what will be happening...
  16. Victorian Trading Co. - Free ship offer expires Tues., 8/4

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    Just got an email from Victorian Trading Co. that they have a Free Shipping offer that expires on Tuesday, 8/4 at Midnight CST. Code is PACKAGE. http://www.victoriantradingco.com They have vintage style items and some halloween props. Bought my Peeping Thomas from them last year.
  17. Victorian Trading Company catalog out now...eeeee

    General Halloween
    Oh Holy Bat Man, i dont know if we have a new thread for victorian trading 2015 but OMG....loads of stuff..there is a very good headless horseman silhouette framed pic...theres a wood impish bookends that are really cool, i thought oddity shelf with old books, creepy, a candlelite...
  18. Having a difficult time coming up with theme idea ! HELP !

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    SO, This is my 7th year having a Halloween Party. I usually do it up BIG, a stand up comic and a live band. I always have a theme. ive done, Victorian, True blood, Halloween Haunted Hodown, Voodoo on the Bayou, and CarnEvil . AND Universal Monsters. I am at a loss as to what to do this year. I...
  19. Victorian Trading Co. $10 off $49 thru 4/26

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    Just received an email from Victorian Trading Co. who has some vintage looking halloween items and a few props (many now on sale--Check Seasonal and Clearance Seasonal for items). They have a $10 off on $49 or greater offer on new orders. Code is April10. Essentially paid for my shipping on my...
  20. Other ***FEBRUARY CRAFT OF THE MONTH IS Victorian / Vampires

    Halloween Crafts
    Starting this thread just to give people a heads up to FEBRUARY craft of the month February- Victorian / Vampires this is about being creative and seeing what everyone comes up with its not a contest just to have fun. maybe even doing something you never tried before share ideas post up...