Making candy crafts can be a creative activity that is both fun and tasty! The following list of candy projects will inspire you to get crafting in your kitchen. It offers holiday projects as well as candy crafts suitable for any season.
So, get some candy and start experimenting. You will love the results and will want to share them proudly with your friends and family.
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Bowls Made From Peppermint Candy
This holiday why not give your friends, co-workers and teachers a cute bowl made from peppermint candies. Peppermint candies can be softened in an oven and molded into bowl shapes in as little as twenty minutes. Fill the bowl with other candies, wrap with cellophane and tie with a ribbon. You now have a handmade inexpensive gift that is suitable for anyone.
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Flower Pot Oatmeal Cookies
Are you a room mom or someone who has a lot of children's parties? Make these sweet oatmeal flower pot cookies for your next event and watch your children smile. The tutorial demonstrates how to make four different types of candy flowers to adorn your oatmeal cookie flower pot.Continue to 5 of 10 below.
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An Alternative to the Christmas Gingerbread House
Almost everyone knows about gingerbread houses for the Christmas season, but this house has a bit of a twist. Build a house with Kit Kat candy as its base then decorate with marshmallows, gumdrops, and other confections. Not everyone loves gingerbread, so this is an alternative that is sure to please most candy lovers.
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Candy Christmas Lights
Are you the type of person who wants to craft but just weren't born with the crafting gene? This candy craft is for you! You stick the candy pieces together with the help of a heated knife. That is it! You now have instant, simple holiday candy decorations that would look great on a cake, or just placed on a plate.
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Lollipop Candy Ghosts
Lollipop ghosts are a classic Halloween craft that are as popular today as they were twenty years ago. This is a craft that even little ones can make successfully.
Gather the kids around the craft table and show them how to make little ghosts out of a sucker, a Kleenex or piece of cloth, and coordinating black and orange ribbons.
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Retro Wreath Cake
Celebrate Christmas with a mid-century inspired candy wreath cake. Make a bundt cake from cake mix and then frost and decorate with round candies. The authors compare this cake wreath to a gingerbread house. They recommend that you first pick off and eat the candy, then slice the cake and serve. Whatever way you choose to eat it, we think that this candy wreath would look lovely adorning your Christmas table.Continue to 9 of 10 below.
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Mermaid Tail Party Favors
These cute, white chocolate mermaid tails are easy to make, and they are great to use as a party decoration or favor. Luster dust gives them a metallic finish that completes the "underwater" look. What an unusual and delicious candy treat! They would make a great party favor for a Little Mermaid themed birthday party.
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Carrot Candy Cups
This Easter give your guests the cutest carrot colored cone shaped chocolate cups filled with jelly beans or other delectable treats. What a unique candy craft! Although this project was made for Easter, you could actually make the chocolate cones in other colors depending on the occasion or holiday.