Tuesday, October 21, 2014

New Halloween Oracle Deck for Hallows Eve Divination

The Halloween Oracle came out back in early September, just in time for the autumn and Halloween season.

Author Stacey Demarco has written several books on witchcraft, paganism and spirituality.

Here's a review of the Halloween oracle from Seer Pathways, and also a sneak peek video.

You can also see some images of the lavishly illustrated cards at Aeclectic

The Penguin Book of Witches

Just released two weeks ago, The Penguin Book of Witches covers all matter of historic information on witches. Beginning with Witches in the Bible and witches in England, it continues through the early US colonies, then focuses on Salem in particular. The final chapters are on what happened "After Salem."

Read NPR's book review: "The Penguin Book of Witches Casts a Sobering Spell."

You can also check out an excerpt at Huffington Post.

Monday, October 20, 2014

7 Really Cool Slightly Creepy Vintage Halloween Lanterns

This antique Halloween witch lantern is made from papier mache. She dates from sometime around 1915. Her cackling grin really creeps me out!

This vintage devil lantern is made from composition and features a paper candle holder. I guess I'd use an LED tea light instead of a votive candle in this one!

This devil lantern looks really angry and pissed off!

This vintage Halloween lantern depicts a hissing black cat. He's probably from the 1920s or 1930s.

This black cat peeps out of the top of a jack o'lantern.

This six-sided Halloween lantern is made out of paper. Time for an LED battery operated candle instead of an open flame!

This antique Halloween lantern depicts a black cat perched on a fence.

More Batty Costumes for Kids on Halloween

"Batty Maddy" Bigger Girls Costume on Amazon

Batty Maddy Child's Costume, on Amazon

Bitey Bat Hat, on Amazon

Batty Princess Child costume, on Amazon and on eBay

Halloween USB Sticks

Zombie Keychain USB on Amazon or on eBay.

Ghost USB Memory Stick, on eBay

Halloween Ghostface USB Stick, on eBay and on Amazon.

Jack Skellington Style Ghost USB Stick, on eBay

Pumpkin USB Stick, on eBay

Jack O'Lantern Witch USB, on Amazon