Day of the Dead, or Dia de los Muertos as it’s known in Spanish, took place in Mexico in early November with beautiful imagery captured of the celebrations. Honoring the lives of lost family members and friends, this festival sees alters full of candles and food, bunches of marigold flowers set upon graves, ‘pan de […]
Halloween was a week ago, so now you get to see all of the amazing costumes that showed up on the NYC subway. People were definitely getting creative this year, and thanks to The Gothamist, we can see some of the best costumes spotted in the subway. Whether people were heading to the bar, a […]
Halloween may have come and gone but that doesn’t mean the kids are safe from nighttime terrors. Especially when these “wickedly spooky” illustrations are created to put a face to some rare legendary creatures. From North America to Japan, the team at Flikli researched some of the more rare legendary creatures and beasts to haunt us while lying in bed.
Looks like Norway went all out for Halloween this year. And the Europris grocery store in Norway took things a little too far. Shortly after they began selling fake severed human hands in the meat aisle, customers (specifically, mother’s of young children) began to complain that the product was “creepy”.
Sometimes a Disney Princess just needs to let her hair down, right? Thanks to artist Isaiah K. Stephens, you can see just what your fave DP gets up to come Halloween night! This fun collection of sees Snow White looking buff as Wonder Woman, Belle dressed as Hermione Granger, Pocahontas as Katniss Everdeen, and even […]
Halloween is on the rise and the smell is in the air. But what does Halloween smell like, you ask? Just like hot pancakes and delicious pumpkin skull cake. I dare you to whip up the ultimate Halloween flap-jack breakfast with these clever pancake molds. Or maybe you’re looking to take your baking skills to a […]
If you believe you’re so witty for thinking of going as VMA Miley Cyrus, think again. You might just bump into five or ten other people donning the exact same thing as you. Imagine that, ten Mileys. The horror! According to Spirit Halloween, the largest seasonal Halloween retailer in North America, popular figures in pop […]
Here’s a little stop-motion creepiness to get you in the mood for Halloween. Beautifully filmed and paced with the perfect audio elements, there is a distinct Dia De Los Muertos vibe as well, which is a huge bonus. Yes, simplicity can have incredible results.
Halloween is a month away, and you know what that means: it’s time to sharpen and show off your pumpkin carving skills! Though don’t be too cocky just yet. Take a look at the works of master sculptor, Ray Villafane and his crew at Villafane Studios and you’ll be floored by their pumpkin carving abilities. […]
If you think haunted house attractions are scary, you haven’t seen the one in Shocktoberfest in Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania. In addition to ghosts, zombies, and monsters, they’ve added one more feature that will – literally – scare the pants off of you. It’s called the Naked and Scared Challenge and the organizers of this bold […]
It’s way too early for Halloween, but blood is evergreen, and so is kitsch. New York-based Peter Von Erickson makes these gorgeously kitschy chokers cast in “durable vinyl” that look so bloody fun, we want a piece of the blood-letting action.
I feel like I should say I admire a woman who has the guts (pun intended) to carry this meat cleaver purse, but honestly, it kind of just disgusts me. I mean, if this fashion statement really speaks to you, then by all means, carry a bloody meat cleaver around. But don’t expect me to not […]
With Halloween recently passed, we were ready for that time of year when the Santeria runs rampant and the tricks and treats take to the streets. Here’s a wonderfully unsettling Day of the Dead clip to celebrate the past All Hallows’ Eve.
In an attempt to out-do their neighbours’ costumes on Halloween, folks are going to wonderfully absurd and inventive lengths. If you have a spare $2K, consider a ‘Walking Illusion’ from Stagecraft in the USA. The Donnie Darko bunny no longer cuts it.
Etsy seller Baby Talk Designs makes maternity tops with a Halloween theme for mums and their babies. You can customise the design (or skeleton I should say) according to gender, or even have two baby skeletons if the expectant mum is having twins. What better way to get into the Halloween spirit?