Black and White Striped Halloween Wreath

It shouldn’t come as any surprise by now that I love stripes. I LOVE them! I have created a number of striped projects over the years, but the one that I keep coming back to are striped wreaths. I love them! I love having a different striped wreath for each season and holiday. It just feels right! This black and white striped Halloween wreath was meant to happen. Nothing screams Halloween to me more than classic black and white.

Black and White Striped Halloween Wreath

If you haven’t ever made a wreath before, don’t get too scared about making one. They are easy, fun, and typically cost a lot less to make than you have to pay for a finished wreath.

Halloween Wreath Supplies

To make your own Halloween striped wreath, you need..

Halloween Wreath Supplies

I got everything at Michaels. This isn’t sponsored by them at all. I just spent all of my money in one place to make it easier!

Straw wreath

Striped ribbon (I used three spools)

Black velvet leaves

Black and white pumpkin stems

White Christmas puffy stems

Black pom pom stems

Black flower stems

Hot glue

How to Make a Halloween Wreath

To get started, glue the end of the ribbon to the straw wreath and wrap the ribbon around. Keep wrapping until you run out of ribbon. Glue the next piece where the last one left off. Do this until you have wrapped the entire wreath with the striped ribbon.

Wrapped straw wreathNow for the really fun part… decorations!

For these wreaths, I always like to start with the more flat, bulky items that are basically there for a background. In this case, I used the velvet leaves. I love the texture that these leaves bring, but I didn’t want them to be the main focal point of the wreath.Black and White WreathI glued the leaves to the bottom corner of the wreath to create a canvas area of where I would be putting the rest of my wreath decorations.

Next, I put in my larger items. I went with the pumpkins because I had multiple pumpkins I was trying to incorporate. I spaced them out throughout the black leaves and glued them into place.

How to make a Halloween wreathAfter the pumpkins came the fluff. I added the flowers, pom poms, and puffs onto the wreath. I tried to keep them evenly distributed throughout the space. 

Easy Black and White WreathLastly, came the skeleton. I kept a little opening of where I would want to add him into the wreath, but wanted him to be layered on top of some of the more fluffy elements so I saved him for last.

Black and White Halloween WreathMaking your own Halloween wreath shouldn’t be intimidating! It is such a fun, creative experience! I love how this one turned out. The lack of color was perfect for the holiday and black and white is always a good idea in my book!

Black and White Halloween Wreath TutorialIf you are a black and white lover like myself, you are going to want even more great black and white Halloween ideas too! Check out these awesome black and white Halloween projects.

Black and White Halloween Ideas

Black and White Halloween Ideas

Black and White Halloween

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Halloween Cake Topper

Photo Credit: www.sisterssuitcaseblog.com

Why go all out on a cake when you can create a scene around a store bought one? This Halloween cake topper ring idea is incredible!

My Sister's Suitcase
2

Haunted House Mason Jars

Photo Credit: www.apumpkinandaprincess.com

Halloween Mason jars that are decorative, cute, and spooky? I'm in!

A Pumpkin and a Princess
3

Addams Family Sign

Photo Credit: www.agirlandagluegun.com

No family is a more classic Halloween family than the Addams Family! This black and white DIY sign is too cute.

A Girl and A Glue Gun
4

Spooky Spider Web Cupcakes

Photo Credit: www.cupcakediariesblog.com

Deliciously creepy black and white Halloween cupcakes that bring the perfect black and white touch to your treat table at your Halloween party!

Cupcake Diaries
5

Free Printable Halloween Decorations

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Black and White free printable Halloween decorations are a simple way to add some flair to your decor.

Fun Loving Families
6

Black and White Halloween Balloon Mantel

Photo Credit: www.100layercakelet.com

A black and white Halloween mantel idea that is inexpensive and unique!

100 Layer Cakelet
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DIY Skull Vase

Photo Credit: persialou.com

Unique skeleton vase idea that is easy to create and it turns out beautifully!

Persia Lou
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Free Black and White Halloween Printables

Photo Credit: www.ellaclaireinspired.com

Halloween printables that are both creepy and beautiful!

Ella Claire
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Black and White Halloween Party

Photo Credit: www.makelifelovely.com

A Halloween party themed after my two favorite colors? I'm in!

Make Life Lovely
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Black and White Halloween Mantel

Photo Credit: eighteen25.com

Simple and elegant black and white Halloween Mantel

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11

Yarn and Eyeball Halloween Pumpkins

These yarn and eyeball pumpkins are made from Dollar Store pumpkins. So easy to make too!

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Black and White Striped Cake

Photo Credit: domesticgothess.com

I know that this is for Halloween ideas, but can I have this black and white striped cake for my birthday?

Domestic Gothess
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Black and White Glam Pumpkin

Photo Credit: apumpkinandaprincess.com

Black and white shouldn't be boring! How about glamming things up with this gorgeous black and white glam pumpkin?

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14

Black & White Halloween Pumpkin Gallery Wall Entryway

Photo Credit: www.thecraftedsparrow.com

Simple and adorable black and white Halloween gallery wall.

The Crafted Sparrow

What is your favorite way to decorate for Halloween?

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