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Ghost Lollipop Party Favors

Give trick-or-treaters a spooky surprise with these special wrappers. The round heads of lollipops are anatomically suited to recreate one of Halloween's best-loved symbols. And all you need is a pleated coffee filter.

bootiful halloween ghost lollipop party favors

Photography: Shanna Sullivan

Source: Martha Stewart

Introduction

This idea comes from Digital Editor Alexandra Churchill. They were offered to each guest as part of a "Boo-tiful" Halloween Baby Shower.

 

For more ideas, learn how to make Halloween candy lollipops

materials

  • Wrapped lollipops

  • Coffee filters

  • Black ribbon

  • Scissors

  • Black permanent marker

steps

  1. Snip off excess wrapping on lollipop for an evenly rounded surface, if desired.

    bootiful halloween ghost lollipop party favors scissors blow pop
  2. Stack a few filters and layer over the lollipop, twisting and cinching papers at the neck of the round candy. Open pleated edges as desired.

    bootiful halloween ghost lollipop party favors scissors blow pop
  3. Tie the loose paper with a length of thin ribbon at the neck. Using a permanent marker, draw facial features onto ghost figure.

    bootiful halloween ghost lollipop party favors

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