Nicole™ Crafts Bat Deco Mesh Wreath

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by Eileen Farley, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Bat Deco Mesh Wreath

This project combines some of Nicole Crafts' newest products (deco mesh and fabric bats) with some old standards (ribbon and floral pins) to create a wreath that leaves little doubt you want trick-or-treaters coming to your door.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:3 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Wrap straw wreath with satin ribbon, gluing ends to secure.
  • 2
    Cut 14, foot wide (12 inch) pieces of each mesh using rulers, rotary cutter and mat, for a total of 28 pieces. Make sure the mesh lies straight before cutting.
  • 3
    Take one Orange mesh piece and roll tightly on one long end. Wrap rolled mesh around ribbon-covered wreath. Push floral pins into each side of rolled mesh to secure. Repeat with striped mesh piece, alternating between colors until covered.
  • 4
    Cut 16 inch pieces of Halloween ribbon. Trim ends into V shapes. Fold ribbons in half and attach randomly to wreath with floral pins.
  • 5
    Make a multi-loop bow using three ribbons. Secure with wire. Trim ends and wire bow to wreath.
  • 6
    Hot glue bats to wreath as desired.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:3 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Deco Mesh Roll 21 inch x 10 yard Metallic Orange 104570284
  • Nicole™ Crafts Deco Mesh Roll 21 inch x 10 yard Halloween Stripe 104741247
  • FloraCraft® Straw Wreath 14 inch 104183785
  • Nicole™ Crafts Floral Greening Pins 50 pc. 104186729
  • Morex Satin Ribbon 1-1/2 inch x 5 yard Pumpkin 104194672
  • Nicole™ Crafts Simply Halloween Ribbon 2-1/2 inch x 10 yard Mix 3 104755501
  • Nicole™ Crafts Fabric Bats with Eyes 4 Assorted 7 inch 104754737
  • Nicole™ Crafts Fabric Bats Hanging 4 Assorted 6 inch 104754735
  • Fiskars® Fingertip Rotary Cutter 104427582
  • Fiskars® Self-Healing Craft Mat 18 inch x 24 inch 104678811
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411 Surebonder® All Purpose Stik™ Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Nicole™ Crafts Copper Wire Black 18 gauge 3 yard 104179257
  • Panacea™ Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865
  • 24 inch and 12 inch Ruler