Sock Ghost Craft

Now you have a use for those socks without a mate. Turn them into ghosts to decorate for your Halloween party. Hang them from your tree or around the house. If you don’t already have the materials around the house, check out your local Dollar store for inexpensive supplies.


Halloween came from a custom in Ireland where people believed that on a certain night the spirits of the dead walked the earth.Windsor Castle which is Queen Elizabeth’s castle in England is supposed to be the most haunted castle in the world. Source: Classroom Adventures Program – More Fun Facts: Ghosts

  • Black Permanent Marker
  • Orange Pipe Cleaner
  • Orange Yarn or Ribbon
  • Scissors
  • White Socks
  1. Poke a 1/2 of a pipe cleaner through the toe of the sock. Twist ends together to make a hanger.
  2. Draw on a ghost face with a permanent marker.
  3. Stuff the toe with cotton and tie a bow underneath to make the head.
  4. Cut off the bottom in a zig zag to complete the ghost.



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