You’ve got the inspiration and your menu is set… the only thing left? Do-it-yourself decor elements that’ll have guests buzzing, and a little piece of the party for them to take home as favors. Thankfully, both details can come together in a flash, and require nothing more than a few materials you likely already own, and a trusty printer that’s up for the job. Keep reading to learn how to recreate our unforgettable poison bottle flower vases and poison ivy party favors…

*photography by Melanie Grizzel

Poison Bottle Flower Vases

Supplies:

  • Vintage glass bottles in different colors, shapes and sizes
  • Printable poison labels
  • Spray adhesive or sticker paper

Instructions:

  1. Print out poison labels on regular weight printer paper or sticker paper.
  2. Cut out labels.
  3. Ensure that the entire surface of the glass bottle is clean. Peel sticker paper and adhere to bottle, or spray surface of the bottle with spray adhesive and attach label.
  4. Allow to dry, then fill with a few inches of water and dried flower stems.

Poison Ivy Favor Tags

Supplies:

  • small potted ivy plants (we used Boston Ivy)
  • small pots or containers
  • printable poison ivy labels
  • wooden sticks
  • black spray paint
  • craft glue

Instructions:

  1. Repot ivy plants in small pots. Set aside.
  2. Spray paint wooden sticks black (one for each favor).
  3. Print poison ivy labels, cut out, then attach to stick ends with craft glue.
  4. Insert into potted ivy.

 

 

7 comments
  1. 1
    arielle | October 10, 2014 at 9:06 am

    these are so cute! I love the idea of sending potted ivy home as favors, too. you guys sure do know how to do halloween.

    love, arielle
    a simple elegance

    Reply
  2. 2
    Vanessa @ Living in Steil | October 10, 2014 at 9:24 am

    This is amazing! Thanks for sharing the labels. They are a fun detail for a spooky party.

    http://www.livinginsteil.com

    Reply
  3. 3
    Jennifer | October 10, 2014 at 11:19 am

    I have been saving/scrubbing bottles all week, waiting for these printables ever since your party post went up. Definitely setting poison bottles up this weekend as decor – thank you!

    Reply
    • Chanel Dror | October 12, 2014 at 11:11 am

      Amazing! Please share the finished product with us… we’d love to see!

      Reply
  4. 4
    McKel Hill, MS, RD | Nutrition Stripped | October 11, 2014 at 2:06 pm

    These are adorable!

    Reply
  5. 5
    Jessica | October 13, 2014 at 7:18 pm

    These are excellent!! We will have to try them at our Halloween Party! Thanks for the inspiration. 🙂

    Reply
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