Under Glass Halloween Mantel

Spiders, rats and snakes are trapped under glass.

Under Glass Halloween Mantel Ideas - this is creepy crawly!  eclecticallyvintage.com

These critters love the warmth of the blazing fire.

Under Glass Halloween Mantel Ideas - this is creepy crawly!  eclecticallyvintage.com

A few have managed to escape their traps …

Under Glass Halloween Mantel Ideas - this is creepy crawly!  eclecticallyvintage.com

Anyone have anti-venom serum?

Remember my Fall Mantel?  Both mantels share a few things that make it simple to go from Halloween back to fall in a snap.

Want to make your own Mummy Votives – I’ve really come undone over them.

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  1. Having to tangle with copperheads on a regular basis, this is not a look with which I could be comfortable.

  2. O.M.G. I actually got a little shiver when I looked at those pics. Truly creepy!
    xo Heidi

  3. Love the eerie simplicity!

  4. The mantel gives me the “shivers”…a good thing!!!….You made something creepy into beautiful…you are good!
    Love, love the new header!!…so glad I got a “sneak peek” at the conference….Your presentation was magnificent at the Southern Bloggers Conference…the conference was surely enhanced by your presence!!…Thanks Kelly and so great to have finally met you!!

  5. Perfectly creepy, simple and easy to change?! Just what I like!
    Love it, even though my family wouldn’t allow something like that!

  6. I am visiting via BNOTP. What a fun mantle, I love it! Hugs, Penny

  7. I LOVE Halloween….your mantel is just amazing. Love it.
    Your new blog look is awesome, Kelly.
    xo bj

  8. It looks like a mad scientist lives at your house! This is a great idea and I’m pinning.

  9. You managed to make creepy look cute!!

  10. It looks wonderful!! The blog… that is. The mantel too but…the blog!!!

  11. I LOVE the new header! It looks amazing and I want that trophy. Trying to avert my eyes from your creeeepy mantle!

    :) me

  12. Spoooooky!!!! Thoe creepy crawly guys look awesomely spooky under the glass. Well done! Oh – and i love the new blog design :)

  13. Yikes! So many creepy crawlies! But it’s super cute at the same time!

    LOVE LOVE LOVE the new header, it looks fabulous!

  14. Can’t look. What if one of those slitherers falls to the ground and gets me.


  15. My grandsons would adore this mantle. It creeps me out, even the fake ones. LOL I could do this if they were cute colors with goofy eyes and mouths. haha But I gotta say, this is the BEST Halloween mantle I have ever seen.

    So loved seeing you this past weekend. What a hoot you are!

  16. Forgot to say…. LOVE your new header! Love.

  17. Kelly, love your new blog design. I especially love the black typewriter key logos! I enjoyed meeting you at the conference.

  18. I’m so frightened by snakes. You did a wonderful job because I’m actually scarred to look. I’m loving all your spooky and fall decor.

  19. Your mantel is great with your jars and cloches. The sticks/branches really make it pop.

  20. Kelly, LOVE your Halloween mantle and your new header! It was great meeting you at the SB Conference this past weekend. You did a super job with your presentation; thanks so much for sharing all your knowledge.

  21. Beautiful and creepy mantel…I would say very elegant too with those fun cloches too! Terrific presentation! Big hugs,

  22. The blog looks fantastic! The mantel is 100% creepy in a good way….like others have mentioned, it literally made chills run up my spine.

  23. Your new blog design is really nice, Kelly! And those mummy votives are so cute. I love the idea of all the creepy Halloween critters under glass–that’s so cool.

  24. Very spooky indeed!!! The blog looks great too Kelly!


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