How to make a Besom Broom The besom is the traditional witch's broom. It's associated with all kinds of legend and folklore, including the popular notion that witches fly around in the night on a broomstick.
The Besom ( Witches Broom) is always round not flat and is not for sweeping dirt off the floor. Actually the bristles can barely touch the floor. The Besom is used to sweep away negativity & all that is not wanted during rituals.