W.I.P. Wednesday : Boo!

I love Halloween!

And Guppy loves googly-eyes.

After getting our Halloween decorations up earlier this week, Guppy was rather put out that she didn’t have anything to decorate her room with. Since most of the things we put up were rather fragile/not adapted for  inevitable 5-year-old playing with it while no one is lookingness that will happen if they go in her room, I got thinking about “functional yet decorative” Halloween options.


I think these may become part of a felty-moblile, but I’m still not sure. Either way, I’m having fun making them (so easy) and Guppy is having a blast helping me (glueing googly eyes is the bomb, apparently).  They are also “functional” because she’s having fun just playing with them – sorting by number of eyes, scariness, etc. I’m feeling frustrated that I am out of black felt, because I really want to make me some Witchies. Thinking about that one.

What spooky (or, cute!) Halloween-inspired crafts are you working on? Do share!

Do you have any new W.I.P.s in the works? We would love to see what you’re up to! Snap a shot of your  “in progress” masterpiece and add it to the  W.I.P. Wednesday Flickr Pool. Whatever your works-in-progress, have a crafty week, and don’t forget to see what the other Wipsters are working on.


18 thoughts on “W.I.P. Wednesday : Boo!

  1. Oh how cute! I’ll have to get creative now! I’ve not thought of making any crafts for halloween…just bought a pumpkin which I want to cook and not carve, but the boyfriend wants to carve it! I guess that’s not much of a craft!

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  3. so so cute! i’m not much of a halloween person myself, but i do love cute halloween decorations. and jackolanterns. that’s about as into it as i get, haha… also, welcome back! and hooray for having all those incidental grapes in your hedges!

  4. i looooooove halloween! it’s my favorite holiday, fo ‘sho! your little googly-eyed monsters are absolutely adorable. i think little witchies would be great, too! you are so creative, Shelly! these make me super happyfaced!

  5. Sadly, we don’t “do” Halloween these days (too much trouble with 2 barking, growling Girls every time the doorbell rings–sigh), but I love your felty ghosts and googly-eyed creatures! I think a mobile is a great idea. You are so creative! 🙂

  6. Too cute! Googly eyes are fun, and glueing them *is* the bomb! 😀

    I am going to work on some Halloween craftiness this weekend. I was supposed to have lots of crafty goods for Halloweegan but Mr. Procrastination made me lazy.

    Dwight says hi! 🙂

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