Easy version of this expensive one....collect downed branches from yard, place in dollar store metal buckets (plaster of paris), spray paint Branches and buckets black, wrap branches with orange lights. Definitely doing this for Halloween 2012! Front walk will look awesome.
Kids dressed as SHADOWS for Halloween - their mother bought black morph suits for them then layered black clothes over those. She says, This might be the easiest costume on earth. "And from all of my costumes over the years, this one got the very best reaction."