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Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Trick or Treat! Halloween Peg Dolls

Alpha Stamps has started carrying peg dolls, and I've been having so much fun making little trick or treaters with them! Each of these kids started out with just the basic peg doll kit, and I added a variety of little extras to make them all different.

The first one I made was a witch. I made her a black hat out of cardstock, a skirt out of gathered orange tulle, and then added extras like tiny orange buttons, bat wings, a black mask, a pumpkin pod jack o'lantern, and a trick or treat bag I constructed from a grocery bag.

Next I thought it would be fun to make a little cat. She's got ears sculpted out of Apoxie Sculpt, a pipe cleaner tail, a black mask, a vintage black cat cupcake pick, and a dress and trick or treat bag like her witchy friend.

Here's a little devil, all dressed in red. She's got bright red horns (Apoxie Sculpt), red glittered mask and bat wings, a tail made with a wrapped pipe cleaner, a skull bead, and the cutest little pumpkin treat bag ever.

And then lastly, there's this zombie. I'm not sure if she's a trick or treater or an actual zombie trying to pass. She's not coordinated enough to carry a treat bag, and no matter: she's got a skeletal arm to gnaw on, should she get hungry. She's wearing a tattered black tulle dress.

Oh no! BRAINS!

For a list of supplies, click here.
Trick or treat!
These trick or treaters all be for sale in my Etsy shop, if you're looking for a little Halloween fun.


  1. The hotter the summer, the more I want to make Halloween! Your dolls are adorable...I can't wait to get crafting.. Thank you for the inspiration!

  2. Thanks for the nice comment. I think Halloween is in vogue no matter what the season. :D

  3. Love LOVE these. I've shared them all over the damned placed because they need to be loved by everyone!

  4. soooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo fabulous!!!

  5. You got me hooked on peg dolls! It's all your fault! I'm making hoards of them for Halloween this year. And thanks for this Halloween curse! I probably deserved it anyway...


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