Holiday pumpkins

Posted October 17, 2012 by Christina

 

I think one of my favorite things about fall is the visit to the pumpkin patch.  I love to see all of the different varieties that have become so popular over the last few years.  I especially like the way we have progressed into the adult version of pumpkin carving and display.  These pieces from Martha Stewart are so fun, they make me wish I had some real carving skills. 
 This year we are keeping with our tradition of having a little carving party for the kids and their friends at the house.  I am so excited and hoping to get it all together including the other fun games like bobbing for apples, and relay races!
 Do you have any traditions that you have started for Halloween?  Are you a pro at carving or decorating pumpkins?

This is the first year I have seen the really large white and pink pumpkins at the patch- loved them!





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4 Comments

Karena

Christina there are more amazing choices than ever. I love so many the baby’s, the white, pink, Cinderella’s!

xoxo
Karena
2012 Artists Series

Fri Oct 17 16:04:42 2014

Kristie Franklin

I’m in love with the white pumpkins. I’ve loved them since I first saw them! I think they make gorgeous vignettes. Carving pumpkins is really hard. One year husband, son and grandkids has a special set of carving knives for carving pumpkins and it took several hours to carve out two pumpkins… they really looked great!

Fri Oct 17 16:04:42 2014

Wild Oak Designs

We are going to have an Octoberfest….and think it will be an annual event. Pumpkin carving and apple bobbing on the list as well as lots of food! LIttle children will be the icing on the cake!
Nancy
http://wildoakdesigns.blogspot.com

Fri Oct 17 16:04:42 2014

Brooke

I love those pumpkins – amazing! I opted for painting pumpkins this year. love your blog – i’m your newest follower! hope you’ll visit my blog, and follow back if you enjoy it as well! xo

brooke
www.decorgreat.blogspot.com

Fri Oct 17 16:04:41 2014


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