No-carve pumpkin: Bewitching fishnet

Decorating a pumpkin has never been this easy and mess-free—all you need is some fishnet stockings, spray paint and your Halloween spirit!

No-carve pumpkin: Bewitching fishnet

Photo: Roberto Caruso, Prop+Craft Styling: Rayna Schwartz

Materials: 1 small pumpkin Spray paint Scissors Fishnet stockings Glue gun Craft stick

Directions: 1. Spray-paint the pumpkin and stem your desired colour. Let dry, about 1 hour.

2. Cut a leg off the stockings. Slide the pumpkin into the stocking leg.

3. Trim the stocking at the stem of the pumpkin. Apply hot glue around the stem and, using a craft stick, press stocking edge into the glue to secure.


A version of this article appeared in our October 2015 issue with the headline “Smashing pumpkins,” pp. 77-82.

This article was originally published on Oct 01, 2015

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Amy is a freelance writer and editor based in Toronto, Ontario. Her work can also be found in publications like Chatelaine, Toronto Life and The Globe and Mail

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