Last night began what promises to be several days of stormy weather. So I’ve been rushing to get most of the yard set up before the deluge. As a result, I haven’t’ taken many pictures yet. Expect more after things dry out late this weekend!
It seemed like it took forever for Target stores to get rid of their back-to-
prisonschool stuff and make room for Halloween. But they finally got the shelves stocked with spooky goodness this last weekend in our neighborhood stores. I was lucky enough to snag a skeleton at 20% off, through the Cartwheel app. HOwever I was a bit annoyed that the discount was only good until that Saturday. Still, if you don’t have the app, you may want to check it out. You can still find deals on Halloween candy now, and maybe more later!
World Market advertises itself as a place for “top quality furniture, affordable home decor, imported rugs
I dropped by the local Michaels arts and crafts store, and was pleased to see they had a lot more Halloween goodies out on the shelves. There were still a few bare spots, and the Spooky Town miniatures weren’t out yet. But there were still a lot of things to gawk at. I was impressed that there seemed to be less glitter and more classy Halloween decor this year.
In 2014, Garden Ridge home decor stores rebranded with a new name, At Home.
There were some changes, but they still have good Halloween stuff out earlier than almost any other store outside the craft store industry. To find a store near you, check out the At Home store locator
I visited to see what goodies I could find, and I wasn’t disappointed. I really liked the collection of small animal skeletons, as un-realistic as they may be (Ears don’t have external bones, and spiders have EXOskeletons, not ENDOskeletons) But I digress….