Paper Dolls for Boys

Raising 2 crafty boys and thrifting every chance I get.

Halloween Party, WELCOME! October 18, 2008

Filed under: halloween — twlowenstein @ 3:19 pm
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Today is the day thought up by the lovely and twisted mind over at A Fanciful Twist.  There are tons of folks playing along, check out her blog to see the complete list!

Welcome, creeeeeeking the door open . My butler will take your coat (and he might give it back to you at the end of your visit!)

Not surprisingly, my house is not yet ready for the party so this will be a partial open house.  A less than grand opening!  I have more silhouettes to cut, wallpaper to hang and we have wooden people to paint but I wanted to participate in the party so come on in, we’ve been waiting for you!

We have comfortable spots for lounging…  This guest has been with us a while!!!

There are plenty of chances to mingle:

Not much in the way of nibbles, although there are plenty of creatures who would love a nibble of YOU!

You’re welcome to hang out some more but I am going to bust open the lovely box of wine you brought, and what a LOVELY hostess gift it was, and rest for a spell !!!!!!!!!!

A here is a link to the BEFORE shots of the thrifted dollhouse (this is a joint project between myself and my 6 year old son).

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17 Responses to “Halloween Party, WELCOME!”

  1. Salinda Says:

    great house! Happy Halloween!

  2. AwtemNymf Says:

    How fun! Fab house! I enjoyed my visit! *leaves cheese for the rats*
    I’m Blog Hopping from Vanessa’s “A Fanciful Twist” Party <{:O)
    Stop by my place too… I’m having a couple of give-aways!
    Have a bootiful day!
    Be Enchanted!
    ~A~

  3. melissa s. Says:

    i love the house and the guest appearance of my favorite eyeballs! happy haunting!

  4. Amy Says:

    I like your thrifted house!
    Happy Halloween!

  5. How wonderfully disturbing!

  6. bitterbetty Says:

    Delightfully different. I’ve always wanted to do a haunted doll house.

  7. inge bekaert Says:

    I love the house ! It has a great shape and the figures of your son are perfect in it !

    greetings from Belgium
    Inge

  8. Complete Stranger Says:

    Hauntingly terrific transformation of your doll house to red hot
    Creepy Crawly Crib for Goblins and Eyeballs!!! As always, “A+” for a great project for creative mom and son!

  9. Your butler just asked me out on a date, hee heee!! he said he wanted to take me on a weekend getaway to a very very very warm place… i think I better not go 😉 😉

    Awesome decor!! Cackle Cackle!!

  10. Love your Haunted House!
    Happy Halloween!
    Sandra

  11. Anne Says:

    Spooky…I love the silouettes (spelling?) in the windows! Happy Halloween!

  12. 3rdEyeMuse Says:

    seriously spooky! thanks for the wickedly wonderful post!

  13. Marilyn Says:

    I love ‘before’ and ‘after’ photos! The haunted house’s red interior is so great! Thanks for a fun visit…Marilyn:)

  14. Moonfairy Says:

    What a wonderful and scary house 🙂

    Happy early Halloween from Norway

  15. Laume Says:

    That’s a very ghoulish house – the six year old’s choice of colors? I love the name of your blog. I raised four boys and a girl and the boys were just as all over crafting and quilting and sewing and cooking and other “girl stuff” as the lone sister in the bunch. Of course I’m all about loving “boy stuff” too. Well rounded, that’s us.

  16. Jewelgirl Says:

    How much fun was this post! I think it was
    very funny and the ghouse was very ghastly,
    any ghosts living there? Have a ghappy Ghalloween!

  17. Tonya Says:

    I love this! The rats and the creepy dead thing are the best.


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