As much as I love to become a kid again and dress up for Halloween, sometimes it’s just not convenient or comfortable to wear a costume, but there are other ways to participate in a low-key way by wearing some spooktacular Halloween jewelry or accessories.  So, here are some pieces that I found to be quite festive, fun, and a little bit scary……  :-)  Also, a little heads up!  These jewelry pieces are going fast, so don’t wait if one of these pieces catches your eye and I’ve included some savings links!  :-)


BERRICLE Multi-Colored CZ 925 Silver Owl Fashion Ring

Owl Ring

Big, black, owl eyes and a spooky night go hand & hand as far as I’m concerned.  I love the details & colors in this big, bold, beautiful owl ring.  (  


Shamballa Bracelet Clear Crystal Disco Ball Halloween Skull

Shamballa Bracelet Halloween Skull Black Rhinestone Crystal Bracelet

This super cute skull bracelet would go perfectly with the Skull Cardigan that I picked out in another post called, Halloween Fashion Styles.   This particular bracelet is available at one of my favorite online jewelry stores called Pugster.  Their prices are always low, and they are constantly running promotions that will allow you to buy more than one piece.  Love that!  (




DaisyJewel Gothic Red Heart Pewter Cross Necklace & Matching Vampire Fang Blood Drop Earrings


DaisyJewel Gothic Red Heart Pewter Cross Necklace And Drop Earrings



I love the ghoolish details in this necklace & earring set!  The blood-red jewels against the pewter makes this jewelry set pop!  (


DaisyJewel Pink Crystal Skull Earrings


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The bling in these skull earrings makes them stand out, and not too scary!  I love the bows on top of their heads and they come in different colors!  (  This is my teen daughter’s favorite pick.   


Zarah’s Dark Fantasy Style Statement Necklace


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This fantasy style necklace is simply unique, and you just can’t help checking out all the details  & bling.  It’s a piece that I think can be worn more than once, which is a plus.  It’s available at a and here are some current savings links to enjoy while you browse around at this awesome online jewelry place.


Dar’s Black Snake Ring


Dars Black Snake Ring


I know that it’s hard to see, but this sneaky, slithery, snake ring also had two tiny emerald eyes that are always watching.  This beauty is also available at







Just so you know, that some of the links above are my referral links, which means I may get a small commission if you make a purchase, at no additional cost to you of course.  Thank you for your support and I hope that you find that spooktacular Halloween jewelry bling that fits just right and adds some sparkle into the night!   

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I woke up this morning and can tell that fall season is almost here, thank goodness, because its been a humid scorcher here in East Tennessee this past summer!  I can’t wait for those leaves to start changing colors, enjoy the cooler temps, and participate in all the fall activities, especially Halloween.   I’ve recently updated some older Halloween posts from last year, and decided to expand on a popular post, “Trendy Plus Size Halloween Costumes” and share some more costumes for the curvy divas & big guys out there.   Today, I am showing the different costumes available at & Amazon!  Both places have super prices, accessories, and Halloween home decor ideas, but has exclusive items that you won’t find anywhere else.  



Manic Mad Hatter Adult Womens Plus Size Costume



This MadHatter costume is not only cute, but I love the coverage & length of the squared skirt.  The details in this outfit would make Alice proud.  :-)  It’s available at Amazon for around $52, and hopefully you have a Prime membership where you can take advantage of the FREE & 2-day shipping!  



Darling Robin Hood



Just pair this super Robin Hood outfit with these Maiden Pirate Boots and your ready to go! I love the lower, wider heel on these boots, because you won’t feel like your going to break your neck!  LOL (Amazon)




Maiden Pirate Boot







Plus Size Sexy Wonderland Cat Costume



For all you sexy mama’s out there, here’s a “MEOW” costume that comes available in a wide variety of plus sizes!   I had to share the matching shoes for those of you who like to go all out!  :-)  
Little side note:  Some of the costumes at can be rented at a reduced cost, which is perfect for some of you who will only wear it one time.  (   



Cheshire Cat Shoes






Munchkin Costume



This Munchkin costume brings back so many good memories for me!  I have no doubt that any guy that shows up in this cool costume will bring some smiling faces to the crowd.  Don’t forget to get the Munchkin costume shoes below, which you can re-use again at Christmas time as an elf.  Love that!  (




Munchkin Costume Shoes





Plus Size Deluxe Mad Hatter Costume



And finally….you got to love this Mad Hatter costume with all the details and plaid pants to match!  It comes in a tons of plus sized, and it looks comfortable.  Also, check out the Mad Hatter shoes below, which also remind me of steampunk fashion.




Mad Hatter Shoes

Halloween is fast approaching so please don’t wait to get your favorite costume online, with these prices they go really fast.  Also, just so ya know that the above links are my affiliate links and I may get a small commission if you decide to buy, at no cost to you of course.  I really appreciate your support, and I hope that you have enjoyed my continued plus size Halloween picks.  :-)

Great Halloween Costumes for the whole family.

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DIY Cake And Baking Savings



I am one of those people who love watching DIY reality tv show competitions.  Some of my favorites is Four Weddings, Next Great Baker, and Master Chef.  It’s so cool to see what creative ideas that these people come up with, because sometimes they work out, and sometimes they don’t!  :-)  But, this should give the rest of us hope, because to be the best, you have to learn, try, fail, and start all over again to get it just right.   I’ve also seen some great examples of people saving some serious money by making their own wedding cakes, desserts, or appetizers which is really inspirational for those of us on a budget.  So, if you’re considering making your own DIY wedding cake, baking some specialty breads this holiday season, or simply want to learn how to make an authentic buttercream frosting, then check out the online classes & discounts available at Craftsy!


The Wilton Method®: Buttercream Skills


Buttercream Skills



You got to start somewhere right?  Well here’s a class on mastering buttercream skills!

Class Description:


Learn to pipe the buttercream decorations of your dreams, and apply your skills through three festivity-friendly cake projects. Expert cake decorator Beth Somers teaches all the essentials, from achieving the perfect icing consistency and color to filling and handling different styles of decorating bags. With confidence in the basics, you’ll be ready to use star tips to pipe borders, zigzags, scrolls, and much more. Attach a round tip to start piping stringwork, latticework, Cornelli lace and writing. Then switch to petal, basket weave and grass tips to pipe textured decorations that make your designs pop! You’ll even use a flower nail to bring ribbon roses and shaggy mums to life with ease.  Click here to give this class a try!  


Custom Cake Toppers: Step by Step


Learn How to Make Cake Toppers


This class is perfect for anyone who wants to add a little something special to their wedding, baby shower, graduation, or any other special occasion cake.  How cool would it be to learn how to make your own cake topper!!  :-)

Class Description:


Create adorable toppers with fondant pro Brenda Walton’s tips for achieving her signature sweet faces, precise fondant measurements and more. Start by making a groom topper with tailored pants, four-button jacket, bow tie and boutonnière. Bring his bride to life with a ruffled gown, bejeweled bodice and beautiful bouquet. Make a lovable grandma holding a cake she’s ready to serve and a jovial grandpa wearing comfortable khakis and a dress shirt. Create a daydreaming little girl with a fun sash and frilled accents on her dress. Plus, learn how Brenda makes her figures even more impressive with shading and painted details. Add personalized toppers to your cakes and show guests of honor just how special they are.  Click here if your interested in this class.


Secrets of Gluten-Free Baking


Learn To Bake Gluten Free


I had to slip this baking class in for any of you who are going gluten-free, and want to enjoy the upcoming holiday season of baked goodies with the rest of your family & friends.

Class Description:


Join Certified Master Baker Richard Coppedge Jr., as he shares years of research and expertise in baking mouthwatering gluten-free treats. Get started by learning how to mimic the texture and taste of your favorite gluten-filled goodies. Then, create custom flour mixes, one for tender doughs that won’t crumble and one for stronger doughs with the structure you need. You’ll even find out how to modify commercial gluten-free flour blends for your own unique uses. Moving on, whip up the ultimate Saturday morning pancakes, and ensure that your cookie jar is always well-stocked with jam-filled spritz, Mexican wedding and shortbread cookies! Favorite quick breads like blueberry muffins, biscuits and Irish soda bread will no longer be out of reach after learning Richard’s secrets for mixing and baking. Plus, create the perfect pie crust filled with luscious chocolate cream. Finally, master the holy grail of gluten-free baking — light, yeast-raised bread!  Click here for this class! 


Artisan Bread Making


Artisan Bread Making


And for those of you who want to learn the fine art of bread making the old-fashioned way, this Artisan Bread Making class is for you!

Class Description

Let Peter Reinhart, baking instructor at Johnson & Wales University and award-winning author of The Bread Baker’s Apprentice, introduce you to bread-making techniques that go beyond the recipes and raise your baking skills to a whole other level. Explore the 12 stages of bread making and learn trade secrets for measuring, mixing, proofing and baking six different types of bread, including supple French bread, rich marble rye and a sweet chocolate babka. Learn to balance time, temperature and ingredients to create delicious, fresh breads in your own kitchen.  Click here if your interested in this class.  

These are just a few of the online cooking classes available at Craftsy, and because I am an affiliate with Craftsy, I want you to know that I may get a small commission if you decide to buy one of their classes, kits, or supplies at no cost to you.  I really appreciate your support, and if you want to start out with a FREE class, just click on the pic below and give Craftsy a try.  :-)


Craftsy: Free Cake Decorating Classes

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How many of you curvy-licious divas out there have been trying to find the perfect Halloween costume that fits just right and looks really nice?  :-)  From what I’ve seen in the stores, you might as well wear a potato sack, because the costumes for plus size women are just frumpy & dumpy!  

Now, there’s nothing wrong with that if your into that kind of look, but I know many plus size ladies out there who want to look just as good as their less than curvy female friends.  So, here are some super trendy Halloween costumes that I have found at Trendy Halloween  that will accent those curves and make you stand out at this years Halloween festivities.   

I love the name of this outfit, Combat Cutie, because it’s just that “cute”.  You could also wear this costume with some black leggings & combat boots.  :-)    


Dragon Ninja Adult Womens Plus Size Costume

You can do some serious “Kung Fu” action with this Drajon Ninja outfit.  Pink & black are my favorite colors, and the matching leggings are perfect for a cooler evening.  


This Funky Punk Bones 80’s inspired ensemble fits me to a T.  Not only am I a 80’s babe, but I love the neon colors!  Of course, I would have to make my hair style BIG & POOFY. Totally ghoulish….

Roman Empress Plus Size Adult Costume

If you’re a little more conservative, and would like to feel like royalty then this Roman Empress costume is a perfect pick.  I love the colors and that gold trim just pops!  

Polka Dotty Plus Size Adult Womens Costume

This  Polka Dotty Monster is young, fun,  and monstrously cute!   

Red Riding Wolf Adult Plus Size Womens Costume


Here’s a classic Red Riding Hood costume with a little Va-Voom that’s new for 2013!   

Trendy Halloween also has some super men’s plus size costumes as well,  so if you have a plus size guy to buy for this Halloween season then click below and get yours before it’s too late!  

Man of Steel Deluxe Superman Plus Size Adult Mens Costume

Superman  Halloween Costume

Let’s not forget our super duper guys, who secretly enjoy dressing up as they did as kids!  

Just so you know, that some of the links above are my referral links, which means I may get a small commission if you make a purchase, at no additional cost to you of course.  Thank you for your support and I hope that you find that spooktacular Halloween costume that fits just right!   :-)

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I’m one of those geeky girls who love to wear themed jewelry throughout the year.  I wear snowman, santa claus or snowflake jewelry in the winter, bunnies in the spring, seashells & starfish in the summer, and now I am on the hunt for some unique Halloween inspired jewelry.  There are some super websites online that I have bought some of the coolest themed jewelry pieces from and of course their prices are ghastly cheap!!!!  :-)   Below are some spooky creations that I have found so far:


This black wedding ring set is so awesome!  I love the sparkle against the black, and if you want to wear it all year-long, well go right on ahead spookster!

For those people who don’t want to actually wear a Halloween costume, you can still celebrate the night by putting on a little scariness with this really cute skull necklace above!   



I may have outdoor gardening hands in the spring & summer months, but when the colder weather hits I get my diva on, grow my nails, and get my blingy jewelry out!  I LOVE THE BLING in the above Halloween pieces at!


Just so you know, that some of the links above are my referral links, which means I may get a small commission if you make a purchase, at no additional cost to you of course.  Thank you for your support and I hope that you find that spooktacular Halloween jewelry bling that fits just right and adds some sparkle into the night!   :-)

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