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This week is the Halloween Bash Blog Hop! A bunch of amazing bloggers have joined forces to give you TONS of fun projects and tutorials this week. Click around at the end of this post to see all the fun!
For this blog hop, I drew on the influence of one of my favorite writers, Edgar Allan Poe and his poem “The Raven.”
I started by spray painting a grapevine wreath black. It immediately transformed the wreath from rustic to creepy.
I embellished the wreath with a few things that reminded me of “The Raven.” Clearly the black bird was a must! Hi there.
I also had a black boa that I chopped up and used to echo the feathers of the raven.
To create the word NEVERMORE, I used my trusty Cricut Explore. You can download the file here to cut them yourself! I cut two of the same files on thick card stock, and then spray-glued them together to give it a little durability. Then I hot-glued the letters to the feathers.
I also hot-glued a white feather to the wreath to echo Poe’s quill. I even colored the tip of the quill black with a Sharpie.
As a final detail, I added a bit of black ribbon cut into swallowtails to the back.
My literary heart loves this wreath!
Are you ready for more creative Halloween ideas and projects? From costumes to parties, crafts and home decor, recipes and free printables, we have so many fun ideas to share! I guarantee you’ll find a project (or 10!) that you would love to incorporate into your Halloween festivities.
Here are today’s 20 projects! Simply click on each of the links below, for the Halloween projects you’d like to see in more detail and it’ll take you right to that post with additional information and photos on how to create it. Have fun and pin away!
1. Halloween Witch Crashing Decoration
2. Quoth the Raven, “Nevermore” Wreath
3. DIY Sharpie Pumpkin
4. Flying Bat Silhouettes
5. Halloween Cupcake Wrappers & Toppers
6. Easy Geometric Wooden Pumpkins
7. DIY and DYE Autumn Burlap Jar Candles
8. Easy DIY Halloween Tray
9. CreepyCritter Halloween Wreath
10. Blood Shot Paleo Deviled Eggs Eyeballs
11. Free Halloween Subway Art Printable
12. S’more Treats
13. Candy Corn Halloween Sign
14. Thumb Tack Pumpkin
15. Halloween Fun Decorating Sugar Cookies
16. Eraser-Stamped Trick-or-Treat Bag
17. Free Printable – Halloween Gift Tags
18. DIY Halloween Trick or Treat Door Mat
19. Pumpkin Mason Jar Luminary
20. Dia De Los Muertos Flower Vase
Follow our Fabulous Halloween Ideas Pinterest board for even more inspiration!
Thanks to all 110+ fabulous bloggers participating! We’d love for you to visit their blogs and see what else they’re up to!
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