Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 30 Minutes
How to Make a Deco Mesh Ghost
Boo! This spooky ghost will look absolutely frightful hanging from your ceiling! Whether you're decorating for a Halloween party or just for fun, you want to make multiple ghosts in a variety of sizes to haunt your home.
Trim chenille stems
Trim chenille stems to 4" pieces.
Cut deco mesh
Cut deco mesh roll in half.
Cut smaller mesh into strips
Cut smaller rolls into 7" wide strips. You will need approximately 40 strips.
Shape mesh strip
Roll a mesh strip into a tube shape. Fold in half and pinch at the center, making a "V" shape.
Secure with chenille stem
Secure with a chenille stem, twisting to hold the tube tight.
Repeat for each mesh strip
Repeat for each mesh strip, covering the wire sphere.
Insert & secure lights
Part loops and insert lights into sphere. Secure light to wire using a chenille stem.
Tie tubing to sphere
Tie tubing to wire sphere and wrap up cord.
Glue on eyes
Hot glue eyes to the front of the ghost.
Glue on hands
Cut a hand shape out of white Foamies and glue on the sides of the ghost.