Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Ghostly Milk Jugs

IMG_7715I have been saving up my milk jugs for weeks!  Finally I felt like I had enough to get this projected started! 

I colored on some faces (some spooky some silly) with a permenant marker, cut some BOO letters out on the good ol’ Cricut, modge podged them on.  Cut out a hole in the backs.  Inserted Christmas lights and {Ta-Da!}, spooky/silly milk jugs ghosts. 

So simple but lots of fun!  My Two Year-Old and I are so excited to plug in the lights at night (the hubs is still a little wary, worried about it being some kind of fire hazard – psh!  I kind of too, but you have to take risks when being crafty.)  They add a little to spook to our regular old pumpkins on our porch!




Got Ghosts 2

{Inspiration found:  Eighteen 25 Spirit Jugs}



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  1. I saw these in a neighbors yard last year and thought they were adorable. Thanks for sharing...I'd better get busy drinking more milk!

  2. So fun and a great kid craft.

    Thanks for linking with What little boys are made of.

  3. What a cute idea. I saw this idea done around Christmas last year, but I really like the ghost take on them. Very cute! I hope you'll come link them up to my Halloween party this weekend! Have a great night.


  4. So cute it's scary (!) Great idea... I have been hoarding milk jugs for this type of project

  5. These turned out great! I love the faces you did. So fun!!

  6. Fantastic upcycled project and so much more cost effective than altering craft pumpkins. I love the look of the milk jugs as ghosts and all the creative faces you drew. Thanks for sharing with us at A Crafty Soiree! Please join us next time too!

  7. ps I'm your newest follower. Hope you link up again tomorrow at A Crafty Soiree


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