How to Make a Chevron Jack O’Lantern … the Easiest Way Ever!


Chevron Pumpkin Jack O'Lantern - learn the easiest way ever to create a chevron pattern!

I think I know how Edison felt when he discovered electricity.

(p.s. remember my Edison inspired creation).


For I too have discovered something life changing …

the world’s easiest way to make a chevron pattern – with a chevron pumpkin (ok, a jack o’lantern to be precise) as my guinea pig.


Remember when I made my chevron tray out of an old window I found in my neighbor’s dumpster?

I taped and I taped and I taped some more …

that is before I discovered the easiest way in the universe to make a chevron pattern.


He went from plain Jack …

Before Plain Old Jack O'Lantern - click to see the amazing after!

to Jack Cool …

with a little help from the most amazing invention since the hula hoop.

Frog Tape Shape Tape in Chevron - see the easiest way to create a chevron pattern

I’m not going to bother with instructions since like I said, it’s the world’s easiest way to make a chevron pattern.

Just wrap the tape around, spray on some spray paint, remove tape and voila.


I don’t know who I love more …

Jack or that Frog!


Now Jack can join my lace pumpkin

music sheet pumpkin planter

bling pumpkin

3D paper pumpkins

for a smashing pumpkin party.


P.S. I’m all about simple – check out more of my simple projects for Halloween, Fall or any time at all.


P.P.S. I got this tape in a swag bag at a conference but I only speak the truth.  See my full disclosure policy here.

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  1. Heidi @ Decor & More says:

    Brilliant!! As usual!
    Xo Heidi

  2. OK…now that is a “designer” pumpkin!…What a fantastic idea Kelly…you are always the creative one!!!…Love it!

  3. Love this idea! What a great use for my frog tape from Haven! Easy-peasy!

  4. Cool Jack! Have a great weekend Kelly!

  5. Cute!!! I love this, Kelly!

  6. I seriously have to get me some of that shape tape! Too cool. Jack turned out great! :)

  7. Yay, Jack looks super cute – lovin’ the chevron!!!


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