'Martha Stewart Holiday Collection - Halloween'
(Martha Stewart, et al / DVD / NR / 2006 / Warner Bros.)
Overview: October is Halloween and Martha Stewart shows you how to create ghoulishly fun treats for the whole family to enjoy. Martha provides step by step demonstrations on how to make glow stick spiders, white chocolate ghosts, pumpkin creatures and many other "bad things", as well as frightfully adorable costumes on this very special DVD!
DVD Verdict: As a Martha Stewart follower since my first days of entertaining while at Harvard University in the Dean's Office (1972), I have maintained my entire collection of Martha's catering and entertaining books, as well as her beautiful magazines. Now with these new collection DVD sets - so beautifully photographed and complimentary to her elegant style - I am ready for my entertaining to begin! This Halloween DVD will make holiday planning great fun and the tips and directions are spot on. Martha is very serious about accuracy and planning and she always has great ideas. If you watch this DVD from start to finish you will quickly marvel at the quality of the production, as well as HOW MUCH information is packed into this DVD. From start to finish, each of her ideas/creations was demonstrated clearly. I intend to use this one with my youngest child because it is a perfect introduction to some classic Halloween. I mean, we get to choose from 23 inspiring segements such as: Unique pumpkin-carving projects, Cute, simple costumes made from scratch, 6 frightfully fun decorations, Delicious Halloween treat recipies, 3 clever ideas for trick-or-treat bags, and Tips for makeup that sure to scare! This is a Widescreen Version Presentation (1.85:1) enhanced for 16x9 TVs and comes with the Special Features of:
Includes: Chicken, Meat, Pasta, Fish, Vegetarian
8 Helpful How-to Demonstrations
Printable Recipes and Instructions
Pantry Basics Checklist
12 Cupcake-of-the-Month Recipes and Decorating Tips