Sassy-licious White Pumpkins!

I am loving white pumpkins this year!  
In the past I have resisted buying them, but this year there are so many around that I just couldn’t pass them up!
I adore how they add such a glamourous touch to Halloween!  And why can’t Halloween be glamourous?

Plus I’ve always wanted to try this quick pumpkin decoration that I saw in Martha Stewart a few years back.  
Martha never seems to go out of style, in fact dressed up pumpkins are all the rage this year!
This is such a simple little DIY.  Inexpensive.  Easy.  Gorgeous!  
What’s not to love about that?!

Here’s How To:

  • All you need are: white pumpkins, sassy stockings, velvet ribbon.
  • Just stretch your sassy stockings over your pumpkin, tying knots at the top and bottom of the pumpkin.  Finish off with a velvet ribbon.
  • Voila!  A glamourous and spooky Halloween decoration.

So easy it’s scary.
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32 Comments

  • Reply Catie @ Catie's Corner October 6, 2011 at 2:18 PM

    Lovely vignette Jo-Anna! Oh, and your Halloween makeover on the blog is awesome! =)

    ~ Catie

  • Reply Tonia @ TheGunnySack.com October 6, 2011 at 2:22 PM

    What a fun way to gussy up a pumpkin…and so easy to! I love it!

  • Reply Ali Richardson October 6, 2011 at 6:51 PM

    Awesome! Glam! I love it 🙂

  • Reply Rose Petal Hollow October 6, 2011 at 9:26 PM

    Soooo pretty…. Love it all, especially the lacey one!

  • Reply Lindsay @ Delighted Momma October 6, 2011 at 9:29 PM

    How pretty!! So festive..but with a fun little twist! I FINALLY got some fall decorations up today and I am pretty excited about that

  • Reply michele October 7, 2011 at 1:14 AM

    found your lovely blog via romantic home.

    would love to add you as a follower!

    http://hellolovelyinc.blogspot.com/2011/10/more-stencil-splendor-giveaway.html

    warmly,

    michele

  • Reply Barb October 7, 2011 at 2:51 AM

    So pretty! I haven’t seen one white pumpkin in my travels . . . they are so gorgeous!

  • Reply rachel@Acts of Life October 7, 2011 at 4:15 AM

    How funny that the first 2 pics I click on show and tell Friday were yours! Guess I am drawn to your pics. I think this is a super cute idea! Never would have thought of it, and it’s so easy to do. I think it adds a little glam/gothic look to the pumpkin. Nice 🙂

  • Reply Anu@My Dream Canvas October 7, 2011 at 4:57 AM

    This is great! I am hosting a Giveaway on my blog and would love for you to stop by!

  • Reply Shabby chic Sandy October 7, 2011 at 8:33 AM

    Love the pumpkin wrapped in lace! Also love how pure white your pumpkins look:)

  • Reply weissbunt October 7, 2011 at 9:58 AM

    Love your more elegant approach to pumpkins and your presentation on the shabby white furniture, just perfect – maks 🙂

  • Reply The Vintage Farmhouse October 7, 2011 at 12:32 PM

    I love the black lace on the white pumpkin. I’m having a Halloween Link party I hope you will come join. ♥

  • Reply Debbie@Debbie-Dabble and A Debbie-Dabble Christmas October 7, 2011 at 2:36 PM

    This is such a great idea!! I was looking for something to use in the center of my DR table to go along with my Halloween Decor Dining Room and this would fit my Victorian style of decorating. Thanks for the inspiration!
    I am visiting from Show and Tell and I am in front of you in the links…
    Stop by if you have time..

    Hugs,
    Debbie

  • Reply Laurie @simplyscratch October 7, 2011 at 3:38 PM

    Love this Jo-Anna! Specially the lacy one! So creative!

  • Reply Wray Sist3rs October 7, 2011 at 5:12 PM

    Gorgeous! I love the lace!vAnd the word sassy-licous is cracking me up! I’m going to add that one to my vocabulary 🙂

    Angela

    wraysist3rs.blogspot.com

  • Reply Melissa - LaLaBliss.blogspot.com October 8, 2011 at 1:33 AM

    You crack me up! I love those sassy pumpkins! Great Idea.

  • Reply hungryhippie October 10, 2011 at 8:58 PM

    LOVE IT! Stocking pumpkin, I’m soooo doing this. xoxo
    nat

  • Reply Kathryn October 11, 2011 at 2:27 AM

    I’m loving the white pumpkins this year too… yours look fantastic with the lace! What a great idea. I will have to try this. Found you at tip junkie…
    would love you to check out my white vintage pumpkins!Hope you can stop by @www.uglyducklingtransformations.wordpress.com

    Happy Thanksgiving!
    Celebrating here in Vancouver,
    Kathryn

  • Reply Chermarie October 11, 2011 at 3:28 AM

    I love the black lace over the white pumpkin. I have to agree, the Halloween page decor is amazing. The baby spiders that drop down are awesome!

    Visit my blog for a chance at my give away!!

  • Reply Chelsea @ {twotwentyone} October 11, 2011 at 4:15 AM

    What a great idea! I would never had thought to use stockings!

  • Reply Kristin October 11, 2011 at 12:53 PM

    Love your ideas! Love black and white. Stopping by from {tip junkie}.

  • Reply OhioMomPatriot October 11, 2011 at 2:21 PM

    These are so cute! DD and I just saw some funky stockings at the dollar store. We are going to have to go back and get them! Thanks for sharing!

  • Reply Nicolette @ Momnivore's Dilemma October 13, 2011 at 3:30 PM

    As usual…you deliver! I’ve seen those lace pumpkins, but didn’t think to use stockings…Love it Jo-Anna!

  • Reply Marci October 14, 2011 at 2:49 AM

    Nice to see a jazzed up halloween display!

  • Reply Chris October 26, 2011 at 10:29 PM

    Hi Jo-Anna, what a gorgeous display. Thanks for sharing. I found and am now following you through Show And Tell Friday, and will visit often. Please stop by my blog and perhaps you would like to follow me also. Have a wonderful day. Hugs, Chris

  • Reply Dixie n Dottie August 24, 2012 at 7:35 PM

    Love it! Especially the laced pumpkin. Very creative! Can’t wait for Fall! We’d love if you’d join our Countdown to Fall link party! Hope to see you there! Happy weekend! 🙂
    http://dixie-n-dottie.blogspot.com/2012_08_20_archive.html

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  • Reply LADONNA November 12, 2013 at 6:04 PM

    HI CAN YOU MAKE ME A 2 PIECE PLANTER PUMPKIN LIKE THAT

    • Reply LADONNA November 12, 2013 at 6:05 PM

      2 PIECE ORANGE PUMPKIN PLANTER

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