Our kids love making cheesecloth ghosts, the more the merrier and so simple! A few balloons,liquid starch, googley eyes, fishing line or clear thread for the hanging ghosts or waxed paper for the free standing ones and your imagination is all that's needed!
Halloween decorations are so much fun! Make your very own old, and probably haunted, spell book! Does anyone else wish they had the one from Hocus Pocus? "Oh, boooOOOoook!" Easy DIY instructions here: http://www.ehow.com/how_5419689_make-spell-book.html