Creating Your Vintage Halloween : The Folklore, Traditions, and Some Crafty Makes Hardback
by Marion Paull
Read how folk used to celebrate with dressing up, fortune-telling games, parties, and much pleasurable spookiness, and recreate your own vintage Hallowe'en with old-fashioned projects, including a carved Jack o' lantern, a witch costume, and fun decorations for your home.
Creating your Vintage Hallowe'en is packed full of little-known facts about the origins of Hallowe'en customs such as bobbing for apples and carving lanterns out of pumpkins, while the charming makes and vintage artworks featuring chubby, red-cloaked witches, sleekly silhouetted black cats, cute kittens, cheery goblins and smiling spectres, will inspire you to have your own vintage-style Hallowe'en celebration.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 144 pages, 200 colour artworks
- Publisher: Ryland, Peters & Small Ltd
- Publication Date: 10/07/2014
- Category: Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts
- ISBN: 9781782491439