Flying Bat Napkin Rings


 This time of year just seems to fly by!

Speaking of “flying”, today we would LOVE to show you a very simple and quick tutorial for “Flying Bat” napkin rings…

Flying Bat napkin Rings

Here are the supplies you will need to create these Flying Bat Napkin Rings…

wooden bat cut-outs (mine came from Michaels)

heavy gauge floral wire (yep..Michaels)

smalls grapevine wreaths ( I got a set of 6 in the Christmas craft section in Hobby Lobby)

black feather boas (these were in the Halloween section of Hobby Lobby)

black spray paint

black chalkboard paint

That’s it!! Oh, except for your trusty glue gun!!

Now, let’s get started!!

Flying Bat Napkin Rings

Spray paint your grapevine wreaths and floral wire black. Next, spray paint your bat cutouts with the black chalkboard paint. Twist the floral wire around a pencil to form spirals!

Flying bat napkin rings

Attach the spiraled floral wire to the wreaths, by weaving it through and pinching it closed. Make sure the wire is where you want the “top” of the napkin ring to be! Flatten out the top portion of the wire where you are about to attach the bat!

flying bat napkin rings take that feather boa off from around your neck, and cut a length long enough to be glued around the grapevine wreath. Be prepared to sneeze!! I used two boas for this project! Simply glue it around the wreath with your glue gun!

flying bat napkin rings

Finally, attach your bat to the floral wire with your trusty glue gun!! I know I use A LOT of glue…no judging !! 

flying bat napkin rings is what the final product looks like with and without a napkin in it!! SOOO CUTE!!

 Flying Bat napkin Rings

Simply write on the bats with chalk to create your place cards and your dinner party is all set!!

flying bat napkin rings

Love how the table all came together!!

flying bat napkin rings

My spooky little white owl is the perfect contrast to the black and orange!

flying bat napkin rings

So…who is ready for Halloween? Be sure and check out our Spider Web Wreath and our Silhouette Pumpkins!

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Welcome to Uncommon Designs. I am Bonnie Mauney and the co-author here at Uncommon Designs. My love for creating crafts, home decor, seasonal decor, and sewing has led me to my desire to share that with you here at our blog. I am happy to have you stop by our little slice of the blog world and join us in Creating A Beautiful Life!

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  1. says

    So…. AWESOME!!!!! Very very cool!! Love the tablescape too!! Want to come and do mine… please?!

    Thanks so much for sharing this at The DIY Dreamer.. From Dream To Reality!

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