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Creepy Custom Favor Bags

Create creepy candy favors with treat bags that appear to be dripping with slimy sludge.




Punches and rubber stamps inscribed with seasonal phrases make it easy to assemble dozens at once as you prepare for Halloween revelers. 


  • Cellophane bags
  • Heavyweight paper or card stock
  • Scissors
  • Craft edge punch
  • Halloween rubber stamps
  • Ink pad
  • Double-sided tape
  • Candy


  1. Step 1

    Cut heavyweight paper or card stock slightly wider than your cellophane bags. Clip one edge with a craft edge punch.

  2. Step 2

    Fold label in half; stamp with a Halloween message.

  3. Step 3

    Fill cellophane bag with candy. Fold the bag's edge down once to close, and secure the label on both sides with double-sided tape.

The Martha Stewart Show, October 2009



Reviews (6)

  • ddawesome 27 Sep, 2012

    I think these are more for favors at a party you are hosting than for trick-or-treaters.

  • crafty5_11227657_598 13 Oct, 2009

    where can i get the stamps?

  • Kauai_05 9 Oct, 2009

    I agree with the parents not letting the kids eat homemade candy bags, I am going to fill it with sealed M

  • SimplyMeantToBe 9 Oct, 2009

    You can buy it at Michael's

  • ChefQwan 9 Oct, 2009

    Nice idea, but what parent in their right mind would let their kid eat some home made candy bags obtained from trick or treating? Too many crazys out there.

  • ninaringos 9 Oct, 2009

    Where can I buy the craft edge puch? It's not on Marthas craft site and not at Michaels.