This Free Crochet pattern teaches you how to crochet a Big ghost to hang up for Halloween. This idea is taken from all those tissue ghost made as a child. I thought it would be super easy to make a doll like! This is what I came up with and the kids love him!


To find more patterns for the holidays check out the Holidays category


Other patterns that you can find for the holidays are:

Easter Bunny Egg Cozy

Crochet Envelope for Valentines, Christmas or Birthdays

Star Of David Granny Square

Menorah Granny Square

Vampire Jack o lantern Bowl Cover


Crochet Halloween Ghost – Free Crochet Pattern

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For this Crochet Halloween Ghost Decoration you will need:


5 mm / H and a 3.5 mm / E hook


2 skeins of white yarn, black yarn (just a small amount for eyes and mouth)

Worsted weight yarn 4 ply US / 10 ply AU

Each skein was 100 grams / 233 meters

A tapestry needle.


Chain = chain

sc = single croche

dc = double crochet

sl st = slip stitch

st(s) = Stitch(es)

beg = beginning


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To start- Using your 5mm hook and White yarn

Ch 101

Row 1

sc into 2nd ch from hook and into all sts. End of row, ch 1 and turn (100 sts)

Rows 2 – ?

sc into 1st st and into all 100 sts, at end of row ch 1 and turn

I repeated round 2 until I ran out of yarn, I reach row 98. If you have the yarn, repeat row 2 until you have 100 rows done. Or as close as you can to it.

My end piece measured 55 cms / 22 inches in length and 72 cms / 28 inches wide.

Crochet Halloween Ghost Decoration 1 -1


Place fiber fill into center of piece, fold it up by picking up the corners.


Crochet Halloween Ghost Combined 1


Flip it over and grab the neck of the ghost (right under the fiber fill) and get a piece of white string to make a few knots. Try and smooth out a face on one of the sides to be able to sew your eyes and mouth onto. When ready, hide all your tails.


Crochet Halloween Ghost Combined 2



EYES (make two)


To start – Using your 3.5 mm hook and Black yarn

ch 2

Round 1

work 5 sc’s into 2nd ch from hook. Try to work over tail, sl st into beg ch and ch 1 (5 sts)

Round 2

sc 2 into all sts around. Sl st in beg st, ch 1 (10 sts)

Round 3

dc 2 into 1st stitch, dc 2 into the next 4 sts as well. Giving you 10 dc’s total. Once you have them, ch 1 and cut your yarn leaving a long tail to use for sewing your eye on.

Place both eyes on the face with the DC section of the eye at a bit of a tilt. And once you’re happy with the placement, sew on the first eye. Followed by the second.

Crochet Halloween Ghost Combined 3




Using your 3.5 mm hook and Black yarn

Leave enough of a tail before you create your slip knot to be able to hide it later.

Ch 20 and cut your yarn leaving a long tail to use for sewing your mouth on.

Again place your mouth where you’re happy, in any shape you want. Make a longer chain if you want to make a more detailed mouth. Have fun with it! I am making a cute Halloween for my kids so I went for the smile.


Crochet Halloween Ghost Combined 4



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