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Trick or treating safety tips – no bones about it

r October 19, 2013 | B Holiday Fun

You know that we’re all about child safety at Blinds.com; today we’re taking it out of the windows and onto the streets! As the ghouls, goblins and super heroes emerge from their lairs this year for Halloween, here are a few trick-or-treating safety tips from our candy-loving team: Be seen by all – Don’t rely on jack-o-lantern light to guide your little ones through the crowd safely: Include white or light colored articles of clothing in your child’s costume if possible Add reflective tape to costumes, shoes and candy buckets Find some fun flashlights and make it a rule to keep them turned on all night Add some glowing bracelets to the Halloween ensemble for even more lit up options…

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8 Ideas for Halloween Window Decor

r October 8, 2013 | B Design Inspiration, Holiday Fun, Home Decor

When you’re pulling out your Halloween decorations, don’t underestimate the potential your windows have to spook and delight trick-or-treaters. Try out these Halloween window decor ideas to make your house the spookiest one on the block! Halloween Window Silhouettes Have a corner house, or one with lots of street facing windows? Fill each window with a hair-raising silhouette like this one to make your house a haunted house. Haunted Windows. Use black posterboard or cardstock to cut out spooky shapes. Windows will have a natural glow with all the lights on, but you can cover windows with orange tissue paper for an even creepier look. Monster Mash. If you have young children, kooky monsters will get your windows in the…

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Let Your Windows Play ‘Dress Up’ This Halloween

r October 30, 2012 | B DIY Projects, Home Decor, Seasonal Trends

Don’t let your window fashion miss out on all the fun this Halloween! Read on to learn how to dress up your windows this October 31st for spooky Halloween fun! Add shadowy spiderwebs to your front windows by weaving black ribbon and yarn. Make giant spiders with styrofoam¬†balls, spray paint and pipe cleaners, and let the creepy critters dangle over the side of your house. Aren’t the silhouettes on this house amazing? Make your home look a little haunted from the street side with ghosts and ghouls made from black butcher paper or cardboard. Use a projector to trace the outlines and then start cutting! We also love the matching golden cellular shades throughout this spooky house! Give your home…

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Dress up your home for Halloween! Pinterest Fab 4

r October 12, 2012 | B Pinterest Faves

As Halloween approaches it’s time to add some spook to your decor! Though many of us are dreaming up the perfect costume, half the fun of this haunting holiday is dressing up your home! ¬†We hope these pins help you bring some Halloween fun for kids and adults alike. 1. This hooty friend may be more cute than creepy, but he’ll certainly bring some Halloween spirit to your front porch. Find a taller pumpkin for the Owl’s body and use mini ones to make his eyes, beak, and horns. Find other creative pumpkin ideas on our Fall Home Decor Board. 2. Surprise your guests with macabre wall art mixed in among family portraits. Find a vintage photograph and dress it…

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