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Halloween Decorating

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014
Gather around guys and ghouls, for the witching hour is nigh. We here at Sturbridge Yankee Workshop cast a spell inviting you to pick your poison from own collection of to die for harvest and Halloween décor. With a wide selection of spook-tacular seasonal decorative accents available, of corpse your Halloween gathering will be the best treat this year. Let’s take a look at what we have to offer for your next ghoulish gala.
Bubble Bubble Toil and Trouble

Looking for additional ways to brew up fright in your home? There are many simple ways to make the change to Halloween throughout each room.

Witch Wreath Holder displays your favorite seasonal wreath to greet guests as they arrive as Bat Weather Vane alerts folks to the whims of the wind. Harvest Cat Framed Print offers primitive folk art appeal on any wall, and can be easily dressed up with spider webs on Halloween night.

Bat Weather Vane
Harvest Cat Framed Print Witch Wreath Holder

Lace Crow Accents Brew Up Bits of Fun in Every Room

Create a grand first impression by adding festive Halloween accents into every nook of your home.

From Lace Crow Accents to affix to your drapes, windows or any wall space to nostalgic humorous signs like All About the Shoes Sign to the little details on Witches Brew Bar Soap, your Halloween guests are sure to be pleased by the decorative accents your have placed throughout your home all in the spooky theme of All Hallows Eve.

Witches Brew Soap All about the shoes sign

Let the Light Shine in the Darkness

You can easily light the way for your petrified party goers with the warm glow of lights inside your home, on the porch or even in every window. Choose colored tealights to fit with your theme like mustard Wax Coated Tealights, offering a muted golden yellow hue for display throughout the harvest season. Even the most startled soul will find comfort in the luminosity of festive lights. Grapevine Pumpkin Lights can be used indoors or out, featuring tiny white lights inside grapevine pumpkins with wire frames to keep their shape. Long cords allow for connecting these gourds together.

Grapevine Pumpkin Lights

Pumpkin Gourd Candy Dish Terrifyingly Delicious Treats on Display

Once the witches and warlocks have all entered into the inner sanctum through the creaking doors, gather around the dining room table to taste the treats showcased in Pumpkin Gourd Candy Dish. Dare little ones to reach inside the gaping mouth to retrieve their favorite treats. The body of these candy dishes are created from USA grown, naturally dried gourds that are hand painted and carved to resemble these spook-tacular Halloween guests.


For the Smallest of Guests

The great thing about Halloween decorating is that you can make it spooky or whimsical. If you have small trick-or-treaters coming over to enjoy the festivities, decorate with little sculpture characters like Wicked Witch, the Cowardly Lion or Scarecrow. Destined to become favorite accents around your home all year. These adorable Lori Mitchell sculptures are versatile enough to use for Halloween or for giving as a gift to any fan of The Wizard of Oz.

Wicked Witch Sculpture
Cowardly Lion Collectible Scarecrow collectible

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Top 10 Monday Must-Haves: Plump Pumpkins

Monday, September 15th, 2014
Plump pumpkins make welcome guests all season long, from early fall until well after Thanksgiving.
Pumpkin Gourd Candy Dish Felt Pumpkin Runner
Pumpkin Wagon Print Pumpkin Jute Trivet
Pumpkin Cat Hooked Wool Pillow Mini Pumpkin Gourd Basket
Pumpkin Chair Pad Big Pumpkin Sign
Autumn Harvest Pumpkin Pillow Grapevine Pumpkin Lights

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Enchant Your Guests With Spellbinding Halloween Decor

Friday, August 30th, 2013

Gather around guys and ghouls, for the witching hour is nigh. This Halloween, we here at Sturbridge Yankee Workshop cast a spell inviting you to pick your poison from own collection of to die for harvest and Halloween décor.

With a wide selection of spook-tacular seasonal decorative accents available, of corpse your Halloween gathering will be the best treat this year. Let’s take a look at what we have to offer for your next ghoulish gala.


Brew Up a Cackle of Wicked Witches
Create a grand first impression by inviting the wicked witches Agnes, Thelma, and Clarice to greet guests as they arrive.  These three witches are known for their tendency to grab attention with their ghastly garb and caricature-like countenances. Popular artist Joe Spencer adds spirit to collectible sculptures with hand-painted faces and exquisite textural details.  These sculptures are available now for $99.95–$149.95.

Agnes Witch Soft Sculpture

Clarice Soft Witch Sculpture

Themla Soft Witch Sculpture


Let the Light Shine in the Darkness

You can easily light the way for your petrified party goers with the warm glow of rustic Sea Lanterns.  These luminous lanterns, available in two sizes, are crafted into a colonial inspired shape complete with swivel top and opening door.  Even the most startled soul will find comfort in the luminosity of these festive lights.  Create an instant effect for as low as $14.95 with the small Sea Lantern.

Sea Lanterns Detail

Sea Lanterns


Ghost Gourd Candy Dish

Terrifyingly Delicious Treats on Display

Once the witches and warlocks have all entered into the inner sanctum through the creaking doors, gather around the dining room table to taste the treats showcased in the Ghost Gourd Candy Dish, currently presented at $49.95.

To add to your tabletop display, invite the Pumpkin Gourd Candy Dish to the feast.  Dare little ones to reach inside the gaping mouth to retrieve their favorite treats.

The body of these candy dishes are created from USA grown, naturally dried gourds that are hand painted and carved to resemble these spook-tacular Halloween guests.


Create a Captivating Atmosphere

A monstrous amount of mood lighting is always necessary for any chilling celebration, and the wise Owl Gourd Lantern will watch over your gathering with a keen eye.

The owl’s features are carved into a dried gourd, made right here in the USA.  Grab this gourd for $49.95 before it is too late, he is not going to hang around forever.

A mood enhancing candelabra bulb, that provides a warm light when lit, is included for your convenience.

Owl Gourd Lantern


Bubble Bubble Toil and Trouble

Shadows will dance on the walls from the ghoulish glow of the wax-coated Black Drip Pillars atop the aged Pumpkins Candle Mat.

There is no need to worry about marring the candle mat with black wax; these pillar candles are battery operated and flame-free.

The Pumpkins Candle Mat, at $24.95, is sure to be a popular choice.  In addition to displaying candles, you could also use this mat to display other seasonal decorative items.


For the Littlest Boys and Ghouls

For younger party goers, we recommend enhancing the whimsical theme of the evening by placing charming sculptures around the house.  Popular artist Lori Mitchell designed Coraline Cat, Esparilla, and Wicked Willow with delightful costumes.  Each collectible is available now for $34.95 each.

Coraline Cat Sculpture

Esparilla Sculpture

Wicked Willow Sculpture


Ever popular Williraye Studio™ sculptures Kick Start Halloween and Owl-A-Ween Party Witch add a boo-tiful touch to any room, at $64.95 and $49.95 respectively.

Kick Start Halloween Sculpture

Owl-A-Ween Halloween Sculpture


Well-known artist Bethany Lowe designed Little Crow Zoe and Creepy Crawly Spider to exude child-like wonder. Both sculptures are now $39.95 each.


Halloween decorating has never been easier with what we have to offer at Sturbridge Yankee Workshop. Grab your friends and family together, it is time to eat, drink, and be scary.

Current listed pricing ends September 19, 2013.

Featured in this photo: Sea Lanterns, Thelma, Agnes, Sage Knotty Pine Bench, Folk Lace Curtains.
Agnes and Thelma Sitting on the Knotty Pine Bench

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