Source: Martha Stewart Living, Volume 143 October 2005
These obliging arachnids help guests get a handle on snacks.
Plastic spider rings
With scissors, cut the bugs off plastic spider rings (available at party stores), then puncture their centers with a needle tool (from crafts stores).
Insert the toothpick into the hole from bottom; color tip with a black marker. Set out with nibbles, such as mini mozzarella balls.