Halloween is a fun holiday where you can pretend to be a character of your dreams.
Decorating for Halloween can be fun and you can make it really spooky with DIY ideas. There are many ways to make simple Halloween decorations such as ghosts and here is a list of 25 DIY craft ideas to make ghosts. Let’s try some of these out and make your yard the spookiest on the block!
Get some old milk jugs and cut holes in the back and add some lights to create these spirit jugs. Have your children color with a permanent marker on the front or if you want a cleaner approach, have them use foam shapes or cut out your own foam pieces and glue them on. If you want a jack-o-lantern look, you can use a battery operated candle.
Make some Halloween ghost treats out of Rice Krispie Treats and dip them in some white melted chocolate. Use mini chocolate chips for the eyes and let them harden. Wrap and give out for Halloween parties, kid’s parties or trick or treat. They are a fun idea that everyone will enjoy.
Your Halloween punch just got spookier when you add these homemade marshmallow ghosts to the punch. Fun for any party and a simple way to decorate your punch bowl without spending tons of money. At the end of the night, you can even eat them!
Make these large hanging ghosts out a few items you have laying around the house. Some things you may have to buy but at least you won’t have to worry about spending a fortune on pre-made ghosts. Make a frame for the ghost with a metal frame and use a Styrofoam ball for the head, the rest is up to you on what you want to decorate it with but this guide will help you along.
Paint some jars various colors to make ghosts and ghouls for your Halloween display this year. Draw on or cut our foam shapes for faces and then install a candle or led candle/light and enjoy the rest of the night. This fun craft can be done with the kids as they enjoy decorating for holidays just like the adults.