By Dave and Mary
Front Porch Appeal
Our Trick or Treat Issue
October - fall in full swing, kids picking out Halloween costumes, pumpkin carving, and porches decorated to greet ghosts and goblins.
Issue #82 October 2016
Porches love Halloween as they not only get decorated for fun or fright but also get to welcome trick or treaters and party guests.
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We'll give you ideas for both fun and spooky charm.
And we'll offer some fun DIY Halloween decorating projects the entire family will enjoy.
Scary even in daylight - at least we think so
To make your decorating a bit easier, we've included links to decorating items Mary and I thought you might enjoy for your porch, home, or yard.
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Video: Watercolor Autumn Pillow Toppers
Every year the two of us try to think of fresh ideas for our autumn porch.
So this year our autumn porch has a watercolor theme.
We painted autumn leaves on plain fabric with watercolors and found that they turned out beautifully/
Watch our video to see how I made our autumn pillow covers
A close-up of the three watercolor autumn pillows we made
Our autumn porch is pretty in watercolor autumn colors.
Our front porch swing with autumn pillows is cozy!
Why not grab yourself a piece of cotton fabric, a marker and some watercolors and go to town on making new pillow covers for your porch?
Let's start with some FUN Halloween decorations!
Halloween doesn't have to be scary; kids of all ages can enjoy the humor and delight of Halloween as well.
Jammin' skeletons on the porch!
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Wow! Awesome decorated front door for Halloween
Get more Halloween decorating ideas.
Friendly Halloween display on front steps
Fun and colorful Halloween front porch
See a myriad of fun Halloween decorating ideas and projects in our Halloween Porch Decorating Section.
Enjoy our entire Halloween Decorating Ideas section that contains both fun and scary decorating ideas and tips!
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Be sure to see our recent Fall Newsletter for autumn decorating ideas
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Take a few moments of chill time.
Happy porch sitting from your friends,
Mary and Dave
Life is short. Enjoy your porch.
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