Cheap and Easy Halloween Costumes

I love the idea of dressing up for Halloween. I get these grand elaborate plans going in my head and then, due to various delays and inexcusable procrastination, I end up doing something totally mundane. Read More Cheap and Easy Halloween Costumes

31 Days of Halloween, Day 17 — 10 Amazing Make Up Tutorials

Somehow we’ve already passed the midpoint of October, which means every second that goes by is one you’ve lost in planning your Halloween costume. You could always whip out a long black dress, some opera gloves and bouffant your hair up for a trusty Holly Golightly. But if you’re looking for a costume that’s a little more dramatic and you have some prep time, I’ve collected ten great YouTube tutorials for your edification and enjoyment.  Read More 31 Days of Halloween, Day 17 — 10 Amazing Make Up Tutorials

Open Thread: Halloween Brainstorming

The wonderful Weetziebat suggested this OT idea! In honor of Halloween (perhaps THE favorite holiday of Persephoneers) we thought it would be fun to run an open thread for discussing your costume/party/decoration ideas and get advice/validation from your fellow readers.  Read More Open Thread: Halloween Brainstorming

YCMI: Vol V; Extra Braininess Edition

I found us a passel of links to browse during today’s coffee breaks.  Covering a gamut of topics including a little fashion, a little politics, funny stuff, news of the awesome and typewriter porn.  You’re smarter already, just having read this intro.  Let’s click on together… Read More YCMI: Vol V; Extra Braininess Edition