Hello, my friends!
Just a bit of vintage Halloween whimsy to share with you today…
The moment I saw this rusty, old muffin tin at a yard sale this summer, I knew exactly what I wanted to do with it!
What used to hold delicious cupcakes & muffins now holds wonderfully vintage pumpkins, witches & all things spooky!
This came together so very easily! I just chose my favorite images from Crafty Secrets’ “Halloween Greeting” Creative Scraps, “Halloween” Images & Journal Notes booklet, and “Halloween Time” Vintage Cuts, cut them out & put them in place!
I wanted to keep the embellishments simple…wanted the “beauty” of the old tin to shine through…
…besides, the rust spots were the best part! Already orange against the dark of the metal…perfectly Halloweeny!
A few vintage buttons from my button bowl decorate the bottom of the tin…not too many…
For the images I put in vintage bottle caps, I covered them in Glassy Glaze, then sprinkled just a bit of fine iridescent glitter on top while it was still wet…for the other images, I simply framed them with Platinum Stickles…easy peasy!
Simply crowned with a gingham bow (tinted with some rusty brown Glimmer Mist), and topped off with the perfectly shabby black button…thread still remaining in it…stitched by some unknown, long-ago hand…
And that’s about it! What spookily sweet creations are brewing at your house?
Julie how clever of you to think this up. A perfect use of the old muffin tin. I love what you did with it. Vintage Halloween has always been a favorite look of mine.ReplyDelete
I found you on Pinterest and had to come visit you here on your blog.
What a fun place to visit...so I had to become a follower of yours to experience more fun!!
I use to live in England and so really enjoyed looking at your photos.
I am in love with your spooky muffin tin! How clever you are! :)
Come on over anytime to my blog as well! I would be happy to serve you some tea and scones with clotted cream!! :)
Hugs and Smiles,
I love your idea using the old muffin tin this way! I love the images you used too! Great job!
You never cease to amaze me with all that you create Julie! This is gorgeous!! What a wonderful re-purpose for an old object! Sending love and hugs your way from a SUNNY UK this morning! xxooReplyDelete
What a fabulous idea. I just love what you were able to create with that vintage muffin tin. A perfect Halloween creation. Now I'm really in the mood for Halloween! Very sweet!
This is awesome, Julie!! I love it. You have such a great imagination and never lack for creativity!ReplyDelete
LOVe it Julie! how stinking cute it turned out. I have an old time somewhere.. and NOw I'm going to be obsessing! Is youre a mini tin? or did you use the large bottle cap typey things?ReplyDelete
cute cute cute!!
What special items - this is the type of Halloween I like - gentle!ReplyDelete
LOVE LOVE LOVE THIS...ReplyDelete
you are so creative Miss Julie :D
Very cute indeed. You've always got really great ideas and/or methods. Thank you so much for always sharing.
Love your altered muffin tin! sweet and more sweet :)ReplyDelete
Oh my goodness this is adorable in everyway..I have spray painted old tins different colours to hold collections but I adore your Halloween tray. Bravo my sweet friend. HUGS xoxoxReplyDelete
Julie---darling. Never a dull post here. Cute hanging in a kitchen or half bath. Smiles...ReneeReplyDelete
Hi Julie... oooh, that is just the cutest thing ever! I love what you did with that old muffin tin... I have one somewhere, now I want to make something like that... LOVE Halloween and this time of year... so magical and enchanting... all your little bottle caps look so cute!... xoxo Julie MarieReplyDelete
What a wonderful Halloween idea Julie! I have been waiting for inspiration to begin my own spooky crafting, and I do believe this lovely tin is it! Have a wonderful day! ElizabethReplyDelete
This is soooo totally adorable I'm going to feature you as my Surprise Guest on the Shabby Chic Girls' Club this week! I'm doing a cute Halloween piece!!!
Bonjour Julie, what a GREAT post ~Vintage Halloween how wonderful is that! I LOVE your ideas!ReplyDelete
Hope you are well!
Karen @ Lavender and Lovage
I just love how you used the muffin tin! You do the greatest crafts =) Xoxoxo ~AshleyReplyDelete
I just had to comment and tell you that I adore your shabby halloween tin, gorgeous!!!ReplyDelete
Visiting from Cindy's:) I adore your altered vintage muffin tin! It is just so cute and charming, and such a creative way to reuse it! I never would have thought of that! Thanks for sharing, and for the inspiration, too!
PS: I am your newest follower:)ReplyDelete
Love it-and just the inspiration I needed for a project I need to do.ReplyDelete
I love all of these vintage Halloween ornaments Julie, thanks for sharing! :)ReplyDelete
I LOVE your muffin tin idea. I think I just have to copy it ;)ReplyDelete
Have a happiest of Thursdays, Julie xxxx
Just love the vintage tin, the vintage images, and the adoreable bottle caps that you made. Such a cute project!!
Super Cute Halloween muffin tin! Been creating some fun tutorials and fun things starting on Oct 1st at my newest blog - www.thecreativepatch.blogspot.com Hope to see you there.ReplyDelete
Have a great week.
This is darling!ReplyDelete
Have a pretty day!!!
FUN STUFF! I love this Julie!ReplyDelete