Bat and Flower Hair Bow |

Follow Us on Facebook

Get updates from posted directly to your News Feed.

Free Offer
31 Halloween Craft Projects

Make Spooky Halloween crafts with this FREE e-book!

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy


Bat and Flower Hair Bow


This Bat and Flower Hair Bow is more cute than spooky, but it sure makes a good Halloween craft idea. Best of all, it's very easy to create. Get inspired this October and make a creepy hair bow that your friends will envy. Felt, craft foam, and a little bit of imagination is all it takes to make your very own Bat and Flower Hair Bow. This Halloween craft project will add an adorable touch to a costume or festive outfit. There's no need to hide when you have bats on your side.

Bat and Flower Hair Bow
This image courtesy of

Primary Technique: Fabric Crafts

Occasion/Theme: Fall



  • Aleene’s Fabric Fusion Peel and Stick Sheets
  • Aleene’s Super Gel Glue
  • Felt
  • Black craft foam
  • Inka Gold orange metallic cream
  • Scissors
  • Barrette base
  • Hand-drawn bat template


  1. Cut 4 different size circles of felt the largest of which will need to be 1/2′ wider than the barrette base. Cut from the outer edge of each circle to toward the center ending 1/2″ from the center.
  2. Cut points or rounded ends on each petal.
  3. Cut a strip of felt 3/4″ x 2″. Cut a craft foam bat using your hand-drawn bat template.
  4. Using your finger, brush a very small amount of metallic paste to the tips of the flowers. Cut strips of the Fabric Fusion sheets to fit in the center of each flower circle, on the back of the bat, on the barrette base and felt strip.

  5. Stick all the layers together and stick the flower to the barrette base.
  6. Put the felt strip through the underside of the barrette and stick to the bottom of the flower.

  7. Add jewel eyes to the bat and you’re ready to wear it!


Your Recently Viewed Projects
Love these projects? Get MORE delivered to your Inbox – FREE Click Here!

All fields required.

Rate & Comment

I have not made this yet so I cannot rate it.
Cancel Reply to Comment

Newsletter Signup

Free Newsletter!

Discover crafting projects, free patterns, tips and special offers. Get free craft projects, how-to crafting tutorials & product reviews.

Please Wait

Thanks for signing up

Sorry, we could not sign you up.

Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE all your favorite crafts
  • ADD personal notes
  • QUICKLY reference your crafts


Connect with Us

Find us online

  • Facebook
  • Google Plus
  • Instagram
  • Twitter
  • Pinterest
  • Twitter
  • Blog
  • Email
  • RSS


© Copyright 2014 Prime Publishing, LLC. All rights reserved.


Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.

Was This Helpful?YesNo