A black raven in its nest is guarding the door on Halloween.
DIY Spooky Raven Wreath

DIY Spooky Raven Wreath

A black raven in its nest is guarding the door on Halloween. Everyone who has enough courage to pass the home-made wreath has earned a reward!



  • A flat styrofoam wreath (Ø 35 cm)
  • Black crepe paper
  • Large black feathers
  • Black ribbon bow for hanging
  • Pins
  • Decorative raven (available in the crafts or party store)
  • Scissors
  • tesa® double-sided adhesive tape ECO FIXATION or tesa® Powerstrip Poster

 

How We Do It:

Overview of materials.
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Overview of materials.

01

What We Need:

We need a flat styrofoam wreath (Ø 35 cm), black crepe paper, big black feathers, black ribbon bow for hanging, pins, decorative raven (available in the crafts or party store), scissors, and tesa® double-sided adhesive tape ECO FIXATION or tesa® Powerstrip Poster

Cut strips.
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Cut strips.

02

Cut the black crepe paper into long strips, ready to wind around the styrofoam wreath

Wrap styrofoam wreath.
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Wrap styrofoam wreath.

03

Wrap the styrofoam wreath with the strips. Affix the ends on the back with the help of tesa® double-sided adhesive tape ECO FIXATION or tesa® Powerstrip Poster.

Cut strips.
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Cut strips.

04

Now cut off 0.5 cm wide strips from the crepe paper – (hint) the more the better - more crepe paper the more voluminous the nest. Pull apart the strips and crumple them up.

Stick on double-sided adhesive tape.
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Stick on double-sided adhesive tape.

05

Cut off tesa® double-sided adhesive tape ECO FIXATION in 2 cm wide strips, stick them to the lower area of the wreath and pull off the protective foil or use tesa® Powerstrip Poster if ECO FIXATION is unavailable.

Stick clumps of paper on it
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Stick clumps of paper on it

06

Stick the clumps of paper close together all around.

Affix feathers.
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Affix feathers.

07

Affix the feathers to the wreath with the pins. Hang the wreath up with the ribbon and put the raven in the nest.

A black raven in its nest is guarding the door on Halloween.
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A black raven in its nest is guarding the door on Halloween.

08

Enjoy your self-made raven wreath!

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