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Halloween Pumpkin with Scrolling LED Matrix Display

October 31, 2010 by · 2 Comments 

The pumpkin is going high tech. Not content to just have a regular boring ol’ jack-o-lantern sitting on his porch, one enterprising hacker decided to insert a 70 LED scrolling matrix display in his pumpkin. And all along I thought my pumpkin was impressive because I carved out eyebrows. Mike Szczys from Hack a Day [...]

For Halloween – Disturbing, Dark, & Creepy Photography, Art, Fashion & Furniture.

October 30, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

above: Keyhole and detail, by horror photographer Joshua Hoffine In honor of Halloween, here’s a reprise of some (there are many more) of my spookiest posts from the past few years in the areas of photography, fine art, fashion, furniture and design.Beautifully Creepy Photography:•Joshua Hoffine Brings Your Nightmares To Life In His Beautiful Horror Photography [...]

Last Minute Halloween Project: “SPOOKY” Sign

October 29, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

I’m a last minute decorator. Every year I see the note and huge reminder on my calendar to decorate for Halloween starting October first. And every year October flies by and I’m scrambling to decorate the weekend before Halloween if not the day of. And every year I swear I will decorate next year on [...]

Five Spirits and Cocktails for Adult Halloween Parties

October 29, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

With Halloween falling on a Sunday this year, the night before, sometimes referred to as “Mischief Night”, will be ideal for adult parties while the kids prepare to go trick-or-treating, or to parties on Sunday afternoon. In keeping with the “spirit” of the occasion, here are several good ways to stock a bar for the [...]

Halloween Week SkitterBots Giveaway

October 26, 2010 by · 10 Comments 

Halloween is coming in just a few days and we’ve got a really cool giveaway to get you in the spooky seasonal mood. We’ve got FIVE, count ‘em FIVE Skitterbots to give away to FIVE count ‘em FIVE lucky readers. SkitterBots by Desk Pets® is the fastest legged robot commercially available that travels at an [...]

Pumpkin Carving Posts, Inspiration & Links For 2010 Halloween

October 25, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Although I think using a pumpkin carving ‘stencil’ or ‘pattern’ is cheating, it’s what most people use these days if they want a better-than-ordinary jack-o-lantern sitting on their front porch. Before I share with you links for pumpkin-carving stencils and patterns, I first want to share with you some of my most interesting posts on [...]

Presenting The All New Spider Watches For Halloween From Artya

October 13, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

With the fun filled festival of Halloween just around the corner, kids and adults alike are now gearing up for the day, when they get to dress up in spooky clothes and costumes, attend parties and have a great time on this occasion. Marking the event of Halloween, the widely famous Swiss watch manufacturer, Artya, [...]

Pledge To Help A Man Create This Steampunk Halloween Decoration

September 28, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Halloween is a fun time of the year, you get to see what over the top decorations people will come up with.  If you always wished that you could be a part of such creations, then you now have a chance.  One man creates these huge Halloween displays and asks for pledges to do his [...]

DIY Halloween Costumes That Don’t Suck

July 27, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

We know how it is. Between textbooks, tuition and beer, there’s not a lotta dough left over for that great (and scary) Halloween costume. Sure, there are plenty of crafty types who can think up a great costume on their own, but we can’t stand those showoffs. And books? GTFOH… reading is so last Millenium. [...]

Geekiest Halloween Costumes

July 18, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

This year, Halloween falls on the best day for a party, Saturday night! That means there’s still a week left to get your costume together. If the budget is tight because your Internet meme idea hasn’t paid off yet, you can always look around the house for crappy junk you were about to throw out [...]