I think there is nothing more eerie than a minimal, understated nod to halloween. Why? Because if you’re not going overboard, and decorations are a little more hard to spot, then it seems like part of everyday life, which is super creepy. Like how last year, I placed simple painted bones in the cloches throughout my house. It would take people a while to figure out what when going on, but once they did, it was like, “wait… are those bones?”.
The same thing was on my mind this year when I decided to make this really easy and rustic diy witch broom. It looks pretty authentic and I love how simply spooky it looks just lying across the mantle. [Read more…]