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The Halloween Fun House story in the October Issue of Living came to life with the help of some of our favorite vendors. It was a lot of fun to find market items that fit the Fun House theme - Stripes! Balloons! Rubber Ducks! All these items can be found easily for a great price online. Check out our picks below.

Don't you love these oversize balloons? The stars glow in the dark! Marcie connected the black taper balloons to create the star burst-like shapes pictured in the story. The best part about these balloons is they can be deflated and folded (there's a flap on one end that a straw will fit through - just let the air out slowly!) to be stored year after year. A big thank you to our friends at Qualatex Balloons and Fulton Party Supplies for helping us get the balloons we needed to set the scene. Click here to purchase all the balloons from the story.

The Sugar Diva has great black and red striped straws and bags (and is one of our favorite go-to shops for party supplies!). Click here to buy the bags, and here to buy the straws.

How cute are the above eyeball balloons? Qualatex makes every balloon imaginable, we've learned. The plastic darts are from Funcarnival.com.

This ring toss could not be easier: we sprayed unfinished rings from DIY Bangles red and used simple milk bottles from Red Hill General Store.

We used our star Punch All Over the Page to punch a star out of red contact paper. We first sprayed the rubber ducks black (be sure to tape off the mouths with painter's tape!).

Marcie used Sophia fabric by the yard from Ikea - great for making your own tablecloth.

We lined the Fun House mirrors with this tape from Grainger.

Make it feel like a real carnival with ticket rolls - we got ours for around $10 at Staples.

Click here to see the full Fun House arsenal and here to view all the projects from the story.

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