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Corn-on-the-Cob Favor


  • Tamale wrappers
  • Green paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Yellow tissue paper
  • Candy and/or trinkets
  • Raffia
  • Seating card tag (optional)


  1. Step 1

    Paint one side of a tamale wrapper green to imitate a corn husk. Let dry.

  2. Step 2

    Roll trinkets and candy inside a rectangle of yellow tissue paper. Lay on top of unpainted side of corn husk.

  3. Step 3

    Gather ends and tie with raffia, adding a tag to one end, if desired.

The Martha Stewart Show, November 2010