DIY Halloween Bat Bunting

Add Batman to your walls with this Halloween DIY bat garland . With a pattern and some basic materials, you can make one on your own.
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Here's an affordable, no-mess Halloween decor idea that's guaranteed to give your house a creepy look. Even a non-artsy person can make this quick and easy bat garland. Hang them up as buntings or use them as an amazing photo backdrop at a party. If your kids can handle scissors, then they can definitely help make this bat garland. You can draw a bat shape pattern yourself or download a free template. Read on for the  instructions.

What you need:

  1. Black poster board (15 cm width)
  2. Scissors
  3. Pencil
  4. Bat pattern


Step 1. Measure the size of the pattern by placing it on one end of the black poster.

diy halloween bat garland

Step 2. Fold the paper depending on the length of the pattern. Fold the strips into an accordion shape. Cut the excess paper.

diy halloween bat garland

Step 3. Keep the paper folded, and again place the pattern on the paper and draw it.

diy halloween bat garland

Step 4. Cut along the drawing.

diy halloween bat garland

Step 5. Once done, spread out the folded paper. Hang the bat garland on walls or doors with tape or poster tack.

diy halloween bat garland

Watch How it is Done:

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Fred P
9 months ago

Maybe I missed it but it would be nice if you gave copy of the template for download.

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