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Doll Witches in Halloween CostumesIt seems every culture around the world has some sort of belief in witchcraft and magic. While some religions or groups still practice witchcraft and use the term witch to describe their members, most people today enjoy the more commercial appeal of witches. While we all know your English teacher is really a witch, there are other signs to be looking for when attempting to distinguish a witch from, well, it’s really not polite to say.

Doll Witches in Halloween Costumes

Magic

According to tradition, witches are able to control or call upon many forms of magic. Perhaps the magic has possessed the witch, or the witch causes the magic to possess others. It goes without saying that some witches, Glenda and Hermione included, use magic only for good and useful reasons, but others prefer to utilize it for dark purposes. Witches are not above the epic battles of good versus evil, and in fact are often at the center of the fight.

Rituals

Rituals and chants are classic witchcraft. Runes and dances are the equivalent of witchcraft greeting cards. In fact, it was dancing with abandon that began the Salem witch hunt all those years ago. Apparently, any time groups of girls get together to dance or sing wildly, there is a strong possibility of witchcraft – at least according to the old folks in town.

Influence

Witches are able to control others again their will. Dolls, potions, and spells might cause you to do something out of your own control. Surely witchcraft was involved in the selection of your ex-boyfriend because there is no way you would have made that decision without being under the influence of some form of magic. Speaking of pain, witches are also able to cause pain or even death through the use of dolls or images.

Doll Witches in Halloween Costumes

Spells and Wands

Just like Harry, many witches contain their magic in a wand. Spells and potions require a simple wave, point, or tap of the wand to release the required magic. If your math teacher is stalking about the room cradling her ruler again, you might want to look a bit more closely to be sure that is just a ruler…or, you might not.

Conjuring the Dead or Spirits

If anyone around you is bringing the dead back to life or even trying, you have a rather serious problem. Many witches, not be the friendly ones, use the dead, and are able to call them out of the grave using their magic. On the other hand, other witches are able to communicate with the dead or with spirits, and gain not only wisdom, but a few extra dollars at carnivals with the skill.

Doll Witches in Halloween Costumes

Divination

Crystal balls, knuckle bones, or any number of magical items can be cast to take a look into the future. Some witches possess a future sight and share prophecies or hints about the future. Others can see anywhere around space or time using their magic, so it is no wonder some people always seem to know what you have been up to.

Doll Witches in Halloween Costumes

Some Not-So-Telling Signs

Green faces, warts, long black robes and pointy hats are excellent for Halloween disguises, but they are not particularly common for real witches these days. In fact, if someone fits the stereotypical model of a witch, they are almost assuredly NOT one. Real witches are more careful to disguise who, or what, they REALLY are. Dress your witch in obvious, or not so obvious attire here at the Doll Palace. Also, check out our Halloween witches for great costume ideas or the classic trick of dressing up a witch trying to fool those thinking that real witches wouldn’t dress up like witches!


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Cayenne1713

21/Female
Hartville, OH
Posted On: October 8, 2006
There are witches no matter what you say, some go by Wiccans, though many that say they are witches truly are not. Many people practice magick, yes that is spelled right, daily without thinking it.
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reebeth

93/Female
Stafford, VA
Posted On: October 8, 2006
*Spelled
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reebeth

93/Female
Stafford, VA
Posted On: October 8, 2006
Good,but you sspelld Glinda wrong.
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hershey7162

20/Female
Clemmons, NC
Posted On: October 8, 2006
coolio!!!
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dollie_girl_06

23/Female
Los Angeles, CA
Posted On: October 8, 2006
looks sweet!
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Rose_Madder

21/Female
Harrisburg, AR
Posted On: October 8, 2006
I belive in whiches and i belive in God, although some people think im a goth im really not,i do not practice magic, but i dont not think it is evil, its onlt evil if you use it for evil perposes. Kind of like the natizi's flag, they stole that from an Indian tribe...and it means peace O_o
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cutiepup33

24/Female
VA
Posted On: October 8, 2006
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cutiepup33

24/Female
VA
Posted On: October 8, 2006
:icon 7: :ic on4: :icon1 1: :i con11:
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mnaugle12

24/Female
Norfolk, VA
Posted On: October 7, 2006
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Parintachan

23/Female
Mill Spring, NC
Posted On: October 7, 2006
"theres no such thing as witches people just belive in witch craft but deep inside they really know its fake i only belive in one god and that is God theonly god."

Uh, why are you even posting here? Annd... Saying that there's a God doesn't disprove that there are Witches.

A chunk of them >do< believe in a God (and a Goddess), and a smaller chunk of them believe all the stuff in the Bible, even.



(Thank you gods of Dolling that the Halloween Doller is oppeennn *dances* )

And rock on Fiesta ^.^
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angelpudge34

23/Female
Jupiter, FL
Posted On: October 7, 2006
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angelpudge34

23/Female
Jupiter, FL
Posted On: October 7, 2006


:c at2:

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angelpudge34

23/Female
Jupiter, FL
Posted On: October 7, 2006
I love holloween. It is one of the greatest holidays of the year. It lets all be someone else in the world other than ourselves.

:cat 2:
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pinkprincess27

20/Female
Tijeras, NM
Posted On: October 7, 2006
Witches, right, i call them people, they are like people, they can be mean, or nice, just like people. i should know,
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Xiaolin_Showdo

21/Female
AZ
Posted On: October 7, 2006
This is a really kewl piece of infomation And thank you godsmack1283.
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