At Home Targets Halloween Enthusiasts

Retailer offers decorating suggestions with more than 800 fall and Halloween products
October 20, 2015Allison Zisko

At HomePLANO, Texas-Home decor retailer At Home is giving Halloween enthusiasts plenty of product and decorating ideas to sink their teeth into, including nearly 150 different pumpkin-inspired items for the fall season and an online Halloween personality quiz.

“At Home allows customers to express their personal style by choosing from an expansive selection of more than 50,000 items at everyday low prices,” said Alissa Ahlman, chief merchandising officer. “That includes more than 800 selections from our Halloween and fall lines to inspire their home décor.”

At Home is offering these tips for seasonal decorating:

• Forgo the plastic drinking cups for pumpkin jars with lids and straws.

• Serve cider out of a keg made by placing a beverage dispenser inside a hollow pumpkin.

• Engage all the senses with a pumpkin-scented candle.

• Put a twist on tradition this year with stylish mosaic or chevron pumpkin, for social media-worthy harvest décor.

• Add the ultimate lawn ornament with a haunted pumpkin inflatable.

A newly launched website and blog include images and descriptions of more than 20,000 products available for purchase at more than 90 stores across 26 states. The thousands of products include a broad range of categories including holiday décor, patio furniture, garden, home furnishings, wall décor and decorative accents, rugs and housewares.

Allison ZiskoAllison Zisko | Managing Editor/Tabletop Editor
azisko@hfnmag.com

After 15 years of covering the tabletop industry, Allison Zisko is still as enthusiastic as ever about the dinnerware, glassware and flatware categories. An in-depth analysis of how the category works intrigues her just as much as the latest fashion trends. As managing editor, Allison oversees the daily e-newsletter and works behind the scenes to help produce the print issue each month. She also directs HFN’s housewares coverage and covers the cutlery category. An avid reader, Allison is eager to talk to anyone and everyone about the latest book they are reading.

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