We made the shield using a sheet of cardboard which we cut into a circle and covered in brown felt. We added glitter vinyl iron-on to make the circles on the cross and attached a handle at the back with spare cardboard. Our axe was made in a similar way; using cardboard to form the axe and covering it in felt and glitter iron-on vinyl. Use a length of wooden dowel, covered in sot batting and a felt cover to make the handle.

If you are searching for more DIY Halloween ideas take a peek at our other DIY projects and inspiration. From felt headbands to gnome costumes, fairy wings to paper haunted houses we have everything you need for a handcrafted Halloween. Enjoy! ~ Lia

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