Urbana, Ill. (WCIA)

In today’s Creative Corner, it’s The Idea Store, where artistic ingenuity meets DIY inspiration. This time around, the talented Ruta Rauber has truly outdone herself, crafting various projects from maps and atlases that will surely captivate your creative spirit.

In this Creative Corner, Ruta Rauber takes you on a journey of imagination using maps and road atlases. She’ll demonstrate how to craft a banner of pennants, turning these geographical resources into stunning decor. And if you’re looking for that extra touch of creativity, Ruta has even created a boa, tying it into the Halloween spirit for a spooktacular twist.

With Halloween just around the corner, The Idea Store is your one-stop shop for creating spooktacular costumes that won’t break the bank. From fabric to thread, ribbon to trim, they’ve got everything you need to unleash your creativity and craft your perfect costume.

There’s more, they’re sharing a series of blog posts about DIY Halloween costumes and decorations. The first post titled “Inspiration post: Halloween costumes!” is already up on their website (The Idea Store), offering you a wealth of ideas to make this Halloween unforgettable.

Get ready for The Idea Store’s fall Jewelry Jackpot sale, running from November 1st to the 12th. It’s an opportunity like no other, as they’ll be opening their classroom space, filled with thousands of jewelry pieces to cater to every budget and style. Whether you’re a jewelry enthusiast or a DIY jewelry maker, this event promises a treasure trove of finds.