DIY Witch Broom Props

6 Materials
5 Minutes

Looking for a quick and easy Halloween Prop? Need an accessory for your witch costume? Here’s the perfect 5 minute project. DIY Witch Broom Props.

A super fun prop using things you may have around the house. All you need is a stick, paper bag, wire and tape.

Then poof, just like magic, you can create the scariest witches broom. Use it to spruce up your costume. Make a bunch to decorate your house.


-Tree Branches

-Paper Bags

-Floral Wire

-Floral Tape ( Brown )

-Hot Glue, Hot Glue Sticks 


Step One

Cut open paper bag.

Step Two

Fold paper bag in half.

Step Three

Fold in half again.

Step Four

Cut strips into the double folded bag.

Stop two inches from the edge of bag.

Step Five

Keep Cutting.

Step Six

Cut until your paper bag looks like this. 

Step Seven

Unfold the cut paper bag.

Step Eight

Fold edge to create a 1/2 inch seam.

Step Nine

Hot glue and wrap paper bag around stick.

Glue 6 inches from edge of stick.

Step Ten (Photo A)

Cut wire and wrap around edge of paper bag.

Create two wire borders.

Step Ten (Photo B)
Step Eleven (Photo A)

Cover wire with brown floral tape. Secure with more glue. 

Step Eleven (Photo B)
Step Eleven (Photo C)

-Try thinner branches, straw or raffia for the broom base.

-Dowels or bamboo instead of sticks.

-Spray paint your brown for color.

-Use twine instead of wire or tape. 

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Suggested materials:

  • Tree Branches
  • Paper Bags
  • Floral Wire   (Dollar Tree, Hardware or Craft Store)
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Lisa Kettell
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