How to Make a Toy Sword for Halloween or for Play

With Halloween right around the corner, you might be looking to buy or make a toy sword for your costume. Well don’t go out and buy one, today we will tell you how to make a pretty cool toy sword. Laura from  Dacian Moon Handmade  will show you, step by step, how to make a sword fit for every knight 😉

How to Make Toy Swords


– ruler
– tinfoil
– tape
– auto-adhesive crystal
– permanent markers : black
– scissors

Step 1.

Place ruler over foil…

… and begins to wrap.

Fold the upper corner like this to make the sword pointy.


It will look like this.

Step 2.

Take another piece of foil…

… and crumples it until you get a bar.

Place it over the sword to form the hilt.

Cut some stripes of foil…

… and wrap the hilt in „x” around the sword.

When you reach the lower part again…

continue to wrap the ruler…

until you feel it comfortable in hand.

Step 3.

Wrap the hilt in tape. Cover a little bit over the horizontal bar to keep it in place.

Like this.

Step 4.

Color the hilt in black…

… like this.

Add the self-adhesive crystal…

And your sword is ready.

Have fun trick or treating.

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