Ghost Pops

ghost pops

Sweet costume!

Make these adorable ghost disguises for lollipops using simple household items. Ghost Pops are fun to make, and a scream to receive. So pick up a bag of your favorite pops—it’s time to get crafty with your candy.


  • Lollipops
  • White paper napkins (Note: We used 5.5-inch square napkins.)
  • Ribbon or string
  • Black permanent marker


ghost pops step 1


  1. Unfold a napkin, with the side you wish to present facing you. In one of the quadrants between the fold lines, draw a ghost face using a black permanent marker.
ghost pops step 2


  1. Turn the napkin over so the ghost is facedown to the table. Open another napkin and layer it on top of the facedown napkin.


ghost pops step 3


  1. Place a lollipop in the center of the layered napkins and fold sides of napkins over the lollipop to cover it. (Note: Once the pop is covered, you should be able to see the ghost face on the outside.)
ghost pops step 3


  1. Gather the napkins closely around the stick and tie a ribbon or string beneath the lollipop to secure the napkins.