Skulls seem to be in style for any time of year, not just Halloween, but October is the month for raiding your favorite craft store for cool and curious odds and ends you might not come across during the rest of the year. Case in point: this white skull.
Blogger Laura Gummerman at The Band Wife picked up a plaster skull at Michael's and in true Halloween fashion, promptly took a handsaw to it. But the resulting bookends turned out great, not gory... and all for a few bucks and an hour of free time.
Check out Laura's full tutorial at The Band Wife
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