Spooky Jugs Crafts

by Pam on October 6, 2011

Most of us have a surplus of plastic milk jugs. Why not use them to make these Spooky Jugs from Family Fun?

All you need for this project is:
Clean plastic gallon milk jugs
Black permanent marker
Craft knife
String of 50 clear low-wattage holiday lights

Directions:
Draw ghost eyes and mouths on the jugs. Tip: Leave the caps on while you do this, so the jugs don’t dent.
Use the craft knife to cut a half-dollar-size hole in the back of each jug (a parent’s job).
Arrange the ghosts near each other and string the lights between them, stuffing several bulbs into each of the jugs.

Pam is a former teacher turned work from home mom. When she's not caring for her kids or cats, she can be found whipping up tasty recipes, trying her hand at the newest techie gadgets or reading. She loves to travel whenever she has a chance and spends way too much time on the computer sharing her experiences.

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blueviolet October 6, 2011 at 2:14 pm

Those are so cute!!!

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karenmed409 October 6, 2011 at 4:40 pm

Love it!!.. so simple, and they are cute.
Thank You for the Idea!

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Life by Cynthia October 6, 2011 at 6:46 pm

Oh what fun! I’ve never seen this done before. Clever!

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Yona October 6, 2011 at 10:09 pm

OMGoodness…I am so doing this project with my nephew. He will love it!

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B Smith March 21, 2012 at 7:54 am

Those are cool and way less dangerous than candles and pumpkins….I will be doing this next Halloween! Thanks for the awesome idea!

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