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Decorate your home for Halloween with our super cute Halloween bunting for kids to make. Easy Halloween crafts for kids.

Easy Halloween Craft For Kids

Our super easy Halloween craft for kids is a brilliant low cost way to decorate your home for Halloween.

With our DIY Halloween decorations you can fill your home with strings of ghosties. Hang them all around the house ready for Halloween!

Our ghost garlands are super low cost to make and look totally fab. They cast brilliant ghostly shadows all over the walls too!

Perfect for adding a spooky vibe to your home this Halloween… as well as keeping the kids busy for an hour or two!

What you need to make Halloween bunting – ghost garlands  

  • White A4 paper – just the regular printer paper is fine for this easy Halloween craft.
  • Black felt tip pen – if you’re using Sharpies, take care they don’t mark clothes or surfaces.
  • Scissors
  • Hole punch
  • String – just regular parcel string or you could even use black cotton.
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How to make DIY Halloween decorations – ghost garlands

pile of paper ghosts cut out and with little faces on ready to make ghost garlands for Halloween
  • Put 4 or 5 sheets of A4 paper on top of one another and then cut the paper into quarters.
  • On each of the four sections draw the outline of a ghost on the top sheet of paper – do 4 different designs.
  • Cut out the ghost template (keep the paper stacked together so that you cut out lots at the same time)
  • Once you have lots of ghosts – draw their faces – be imaginative!
  • Punch a hole in the top of each ghost.
  • Thread as many ghosts as you like onto your length of string.
  • Hang the garlands.

Our DIY Halloween Bunting is just super simple!

You could also make a jack o’lantern version with orange paper for a blast of spooky colour.

More Easy Halloween Crafts for Kids

  • Milk Bottle Lanterns create your own DIY Halloween decoration with our super easy step by step instructions for making a glow up ghost lantern. You could make a whole load of these glow up ghosts and line them up down the hallway or garden path.
  • Painted Stone Eyeballs – create spooky eyeball designs on pebbles and pop them in jars around your home… spooky and just a little bit weird!
  • Make a Halloween Tree – step by step instructions for making your own spooky Halloween tree with ghostly decorations.
Yield: one string of ghosts

How to make Halloween bunting - paper ghost garlands

homemade halloween bunting - paper ghost bunting strung across a room.

Make your own DIY Halloween decorations to deorate your home with this Halloween.

Prep Time 5 minutes
Active Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 5 minutes
Difficulty Easy
Estimated Cost Less than £1

Materials

  • 10 sheets of white A4 paper
  • Black felt tip pen 
  • String or cotton

Tools

  • Scissors 
  • Hole punch 

Instructions

  1. Put several sheets of A4 paper on top of one another and then cut the paper into quarters.
  2. On each of the four sections draw the outline of a ghost on the top sheet of paper – do 4 different designs.
  3. Cut out the ghost template (keep the paper stacked together so that you cut out lots at the same time)
  4. Once you have lots of ghosts – draw their faces – be imaginative!
  5. Punch a hole in the top of each ghost.
  6. Thread as many ghosts as you like onto your length of string.
  7. Hang the garlands around your home to decorate it.

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