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Project

Candy Holder Ornament

Fill paper candy baskets with mints and let them dangle beneath tuxedo ribbon bows for a unique ornament on your Christmas tree.

Materials

  • Template
  • Card stock
  • Ruler
  • Bone folder
  • Craft glue
  • Paintbrush
  • Bowl
  • Glitter
  • Five 14-inch lengths of 1/4-inch-wide ribbon
  • Two 7-inch lengths of same ribbon
  • Mini paper fastener
  • Fabric glue
  • Candy

Steps

  1. Step 1

    xd104087_hol08_ribbonht1.jpg

  2. Step 2

    xd104087_hol08_ribbonht2.jpg

  3. Step 3

    Turn basket right side up, and gather ribbon ends together so they lay flat against each other at the top of a triangle. Cut off any excess, and then dab fabric glue along top of cut ends to secure; hold until it sets. Glue the inner side of each end of the hanging-ribbon strip to one flat side of the gathered cut ends, making a loop. Glue tuxedo bow to each side to conceal ribbon ends. Fill basket with candy.