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Etsy Halloween 2010: DIY Ideas handmade and vintage goods

Why splurge on mass-produced one-offs when you know you could do it even better yourself and make lasting memories while you’re at it? Use Etsy as your creative destination for all things DIY this Halloween. 

DIY Costumes

Lion costume kit

By DIYcostumes, $20.

D.I.Y. Birdcage-Veil

By 10eisha, $18.

neon lime green ostrich feathers

By Caracrass, $2.50.

Stage Play Halloween

By pinkquartzminerals, $18.

Short Pettiskirt Kit – DIY

By DreamSpunKids, $24.50.

Make Your Own Fabric Flowers

By jewelboxballerina, $18.


By monkeysbug, $8.

Orange Kitty Kit – Full Set

By starvingotaku, $24.

Burlesque Fan Kits

By BurlesqueBoutique, $86.95.

Maro Kits – The Senior Starter Kit

By MaroDesigns, $7.95.

McCall’s 7861 BABY critters

By monicacarmel, $29.

Velvet Millinery Leaves

By MaryNotMartha, $4.50.

Vampire Chic Mineral Makeup

By SobeBotanicals, $34.99.

DIY Ladybug Costume Kit

By victoriaelizabethqoc, SOLD.

Wicked Collection

By orglamix, $18.95.

Spirite Edwardian corset pattern

By AtelierSylphecorsets, $36.

McCall’s Toddler Critter Costumes

By PatternPeddler, $19.99.

decorate your own felt crown kit

By feltedkitten, $15.

Sewing Pattern Thigh High Fur

By furbabiesboutique, $5.

Make Up Kit with Mineral Powder

By BeautyFinish, $14.

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Projects and Supplies

Grave Graveyard Moss Drop KIT

By LBrandt, $32.

Skeleton suit

By woolandwater, $6.

Worsted Weight Wool Yarn

By thesittingtree, $9.

DIY Halloween kids

By goosegreaseundone, $15.

Hoot Owl Pillow KIT 

By cheswickcompany, $24.95.


By ShannonMakesStuff, $15.

Timeless Twine

By bellacreationz4u, $3.50.

Pumpkin Cat Kit

By wissyus, $29.99.

Needle Felting Kit Skulls

By LicoriceTree, $20.


By CreativeARTifacts, $10.

How-To: Glowing Trick-or-Treat Bags

Crow Needle Felting Kit

By fancytiger, $12.

DIY Halloween Puppet Craft Kit

By GreenerGiggles, $5.99.

Candy Corn Aran/Worsted Merino

By mynameisyarn, $15.50.

Felted Pumpkin Knitting Kit

By FiberWild, $15.99.

Sock Skeleton Craft Kit

By MaudeClaude, $9.95.

Halloween Silhouette pillow cover

By peanutbearys, $15.

Crescent Moon and Starry Trees

By Inkandescence, $28.

Natural Sealing wax 

By greencraftstore, $3.49.

Witchy Halloween 5 Yard Bundle

By ScrappyGirlShoppe, $37.50.

100 Assorted Body Parts 

By ChubbyChicoCharms, $46.99.

Parties and Favors

Halloween banner kit

By paisleycouture, $9.

Printable Halloween Spirit Label Set

By printyourparty, $10.

Gone Haunting for Pumpkin

By wallblooms, $7.

Gothic Halloween Party

By paperandcake, $12.95.

Pom Garland – Halloween Edition

By MySillyBear, $27.

Frankenstein Fondant Cake Toppers

By TwoSugarBabies, $18.

Halloween Bat Paper Garland KIT

By HouseOfClouds, $22.

Circle Decorations (12 Designs)

By SpaceshipsLaserBeams, $6.75.

Halloween treat bags kit-20

By therufflyowl, $15.

Halloween Printable Banner

By FlairDesigneryLLC, $10.



How-To: Dexter Blood Slide Candy

Witch’s Brew

By twirliewhirlies, $19.90.

Halloween Party Favor Toys

By FantasticToys, $4.

Halloween Party – Treat Bags

By maryhadalittleparty, $22.50.

Wee Pixie Sprinkles – Set of 12

By TheCraftyDragonfly, $16.

9mm safety eyes for cat in green

By saplanet, $5.85.

Printable Paper Treat Cone

By printyourparty, $5.


By sueniosencantados, $8.

Halloween Vampire Party Invites

By SweetSpotCreations, $12.

halloween gift boxes

By ALittleHut, $5.

Halloween Colorable Stickers

By bmever85, $2.


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