These banners were one of my favorite decorations of the entire Harry Potter Party.
Luckily they were pretty simple to make too.
I have explained the sewing steps and needed materials below, but
before you begin you need to make the House Applique and House Name Applique.
For mine, I found some images on the internet I liked from Nicholas Hyde found here.
They made some pretty cool Harry Potter Banners, but they weren't quite the style I was going for, but they were part of the inspiration. So I blew the images up and cut out the animals. The printable link is below.
Then for the House Name, I hired my neighbor, who has an embroidery business and at excellent cost, so I just went through him. But, had he not been around, I was going use Iron On letter. So be creative.
Harry Potter House Mascot Pattern Printables found: HERE.
(it doesn't show a preview image, but they are just black and white images. 2 pages per animal, so it will print 8 pages)
Then for the banners, they were the easiest part of the whole process, here are the steps:
(you can click on the image and save it to your computer to print out)