These are the supplies that I used to make my fake Christmas Candy Peppermints for decorating my Christmas garland around the house and on my front porch. Very easy to make! Instead of paying $1.00 for each one, it cost $1.00 to make 8 of the large and $1.00 to make 16 of the small. I found the green floral foam at the dollar tree along with the peppermint striped wrapping paper. The clear cellophane I had on hand. You also need wire and ribbon or pipe cleaners which I did not have but wish I di
These are my version of the "paper plate mints" that I saw online. I want to use them outside so I used red, green and white plastic party plates instead. The lollipops are built around existing snowflake lights that we had. I just decorated the inside of some clean plastic bowls with swirls of colored cellophane and plastic table cloths.
This is a giant cupcake I made out of a coworkers round table in her office. 5 red poster boards fan folded and taped together for cup, sheet batting for icing, spray painted a round styrofoam ball red and stuck tree branch in top for cherry. Sprinkle with confetti and wrapped Christmas type garland on edge of cup.-Brenda McKinley