Category Archives: Halloween

12 Impressive Ways to Use Wilton Candy Melts

Baking, Christmas, Easter, Halloween

Wilton’s Candy Melts are arguably one of the most versatile baking ingredients you can find. They’re a fantastic alternative to chocolate and royal icing; there’s no need to temper them and they’re firm enough to hold their shapes. Candy Melts are specially designed for dipping, drizzling, piping, moulding and building. To produce a smooth texture and mouth-watering taste, all you need to do is melt them in the microwave, on the hob, or in a fondue pot. To demonstrate their versatility, here are 12 impressive ways to use Candy Melts in baking!

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6 Spooktacular Halloween Treats: Think You’ve Got The Guts?

Baking, Halloween

Planning on conjuring up some terrifyingly terrific fun this Halloween? Whether you’re hosting your own spooky soiree or simply preparing for the annual barrage of trick-or-treaters, these Halloween treats are perfect for serving up to ghosts and goblins alike in your very own chamber of horrors!

We’ve put together six tasty and easy-to-follow recipes which are bound to impress even the fussiest of Halloween party guests. So fuel the ghouls with these sweet and savoury delights, and ensure a frightfully fun night is had by all!


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Halloween Video Projects from Crafty Beggars & More Creepy Crafting!


Halloween is the on the horizon – or should we say, on the horrorizon – so now’s the time to get your last-minute crafting completed for the big night. Whether you’re dressing up your digs for a spooktastic Halloween bash, or you want to make trick-or-treating at your house that bit more of a frightening experience, there’s always an excuse to craft in time for October 31st. Better yet, you don’t have to craft alone!

Hugely popular crafting duo, the Crafty Beggars, have filmed four ‘Halloween Special’ video tutorials for Craft Academy, taking you step-by-step through some super spooky projects. Expect funny stories and anecdotes from Julie Peasgood and Wendy Turner Webster, describing some of their most haunting experiences whilst creating original Halloween crafts. You’ll learn, you’ll laugh, you’ll get inspired – this comedic crafting couple is not one to miss.



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10 Halloween Decorations You Can Make At Home


The nights are getting darker, the days are getting colder, and that spookily fabulous time of year is approaching once again – that’s right, Halloween is on its way! The one night of the year when it’s deemed socially acceptable for children to navigate the neighbourhood dressed as terrifying ghosts, goblins and ghouls, and stop at every front door to threaten tricks and demand treats! Continue reading