Here at World Market, Halloween is a BIG deal. Our stylists and production team go all-out and leave no tombstone unturned when it comes to creating our Halloween catalog and filling our shelves with spooky, scary-good finds. That’s why we’re so incredibly happy to find someone as enthusiastic about Halloween: chef and blogger Katie Chin.
Here she creates a playfully spooky scene and #nextlevel witch’s lair with our favorite Halloween decor, treats and entertaining essentials, and shares five of her wickedly easy tips and treats for your Halloween bash. Trust us—you’ll want to take note of every spooky detail!
1. Witches Brew Cocktail
A haunting boo bash starts with this wicked-good cocktail. Simply mix together our Witches Brew Mulling Spice with brandy or whiskey and apple juice, and add a few strands of gummy spaghetti for that extra-spooky effect.
2. Mummy Halloweenies
Elevate your finger foods to the #nextlevel with this three-ingredient dish (four, if you count the ketchup). It’s so good, so easy to make, and so spooky that you’ll probably be making it every Halloween.
3. Batty Cheese Balls
These mini works of wonder are gonna be a hit! They look amazing, pack a tasty punch, and are just the right size for pre- and post- trick or treat noshing for kids and adults alike.
4. Mummified Candles
Simply wrap each white pillar candle with cheese cloth to resemble a mummy and attach the googley eyes.
What you’ll need:
– World Market White LED Pillar Candles in assorted sizes
– Googley eyes
5. Spooky Apothecary Jars
Set the scene for a spooky tabletop or mantel and bring out your inner mad scientist with these apothecary jars—they’re guaranteed to up the scare factor of your Halloween presentation.
Simply fill each jar with water and drops of food coloring. Then, add in 1″ x 1″ chunks of dry ice into each jar and repeat as needed.
What you’ll need:
–Large glass apothecary jars, set of 3